Manage Tickers


    New 2021 Extra Virgin Olive Oil   now available why buy anything else?

  • Barbecue Service Alliance Australia (BSAA)

    Need a BBQ installed professionally? go to

Newsletter |

Best steak on a BBQ

5th Jun 2020

Best steak on a BBQ:

I have been asked many times what is the best beef to cook on a BBQ, here are my tips...

Firstly: NEVER buy steak that has been marinaded from a butcher, it will be old and tough, the marinade is used to disquise old meat and NOT enhance it!

RUMP: Can dry out if not cooked properly and can be tough

SIRLOIN: Bit better than Rump but still can come out tough if not cooked properly

PORTERHOUSE: A great steak for the BBQ, BUT be careful in cooking, if you overcook it will again be tough

EYE FILLET: The perfect steak, but not for a BBQ, expensive and as there is little fat can dry out easily, not to be used on a BBQ

BLADE: One of the under-rated cuts of meat, beautiful as a roast and can be cooked as a steak but needs to be MSA (Meat standards Australia) graded to be moist and good to eat, check with your Butcher and see the 'msa' label

RIB / EYE: The most wonderful steak to cook on a BBQ, marbled for moisture and great to cook rare to medium, but has to be MSA graded (again Woolworths are really good suppliers of this beef) buy a whole rib eye at about $27.00* per kilo.

This is what it looks like, can be frozen as well...................Buy it, try it, cook it, eat it! 

See it being cooked on my instagram account:

* Prices may vary



Latest from BARBITEC

15th May 2022

View post

Barbecue Service Directory - BBQ Cleaning -

We dont want our BBQ to look like the one shown do we?

Here are some tips and directions and people that can clean your BBQ..

25th Apr 2022

View post

Ask a question....

....We have been inundated with spam, mainly from Russia recently..Now there's a surprise! So we have removed all the forms from the site..

21st Apr 2022

View post

BBQ Servicing Australia-Wide Directory - Want a 5 star BBQ Tradey?

Get one here!!  A NEW Australia-wide BBQ service Directory...with 5 star tradeys!

Sidebar Review

Product Reviews

New BBQ products are coming in all the time, see our Barbitec independent product reviews and feel free to contact us for more info.

Barbitec Road Tests

Have a question? We're here to help.

Copyright 2022 Barbitec ©