National Halal BBQ Week
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It’s National BBQ Week, or over on HGAT, National Halal BBQ Week! The time of the year for summer BBQs has arrived. Whilst the weather forecast for the week, unfortunately, might not be holding up particularly well for the ideal BBQ party just yet, we can still look at some of the best BBQ deliveries you can get at your doorsteps. Don’t have an outdoors barbecue pit/grill? We’ve got you covered as well as we include some of our favourite BBQ Meal Kits.
Where to Find Halal BBQ Food
For Outdoors BBQ
Berenjak’s DIY kit has been a very popular choice over last year. And now they’re introducing an Ultimate BBQ Kit, which includes a bundle of their OG Kabab Kit, Kabab E Tond Kit, and their Mazeh Box. In a nutshell, you get to have the best of Berenjak all in this one box and it’s absolutely perfect for your summer BBQs. Simply fire up the barbecue, cook, and enjoy! Each box feeds around 5-6 servings.
Hill Farm Finest
Hill Farm Finest is known to deliver some the finest quality of halal meats. For your summer BBQ, why not try out their Barbecue Box, which offers a top-quality selection of your classic barbecue favourites all in one box. It includes Angus beef burgers, lamb burgers, 21-day dry-aged Prime Aberdeen Angus Steaks (Rump, Sirloin, Ribeye), as well as lamb chops, lamb steaks, and lamb mince.
Another popular online meat delivery company is Saffron Alley. Their BBQ Grill Box includes a generous amount of beef mince, lamb mince, lamb back chops, chicken wings, lamb rump steaks, sirloin steaks, and rib-eye steaks. Smash burger lovers, you can also get their pre-seasoned smash burger balls and give it a go on making your own smash burger!
The Cornish Fishmonger
BBQs are usually a meat feast, but seafood makes a great barbecue too! For seafood lovers, The Cornish Fishmonger offers a BBQ Box consisting of salmon fillet, steaked plaice, fresh scallops, head on king prawns, and more fresh fish depending on season.
Gourmet Halal Kitchen
Burgers and steaks aside, Gourmet Halal Kitchen has quite a variety of halal sausages to add to your BBQ. Their BBQ boxes include the likes of caramelised onion & cracker black pepper beef sausages, spiced mango lime & coconut chicken sausages, and spicy lamb sausages. You can also find South African Boerewors, Merguez, Chorizo, and plenty more flavoured chicken/lamb/beef sausages.
Other online halal meat and steak deliveries:
BBQ Meal Kit Deliveries
Given the weather, getting the bbq out may not be ideal so here are some great already cooked bbq options for you to warm up in the comfort of your own kitchen!
Specialising in Afghan British fusion BBQ, Cue Point has some awesome meal kit offerings for nationwide delivery. Their menu features flavours that fuse together various influences such as Texan, Argentinean, Afghan, Brazilian, etc. into British barbecue. More notably, they are the creators of the lip-smacking Naco, i.e. naan + taco, and also their newly launched Birria Naco which is a popular hit. Vegan options are also available!
At Charred, you can find a modern take on traditional Texan-style barbecue smoked meats as well as a range of scrumptious sides for you to choose from. Popular orders include the 14-hour Smoked USDA Brisket, Whole Spatchcock Smoked Chicken, 10-hour Smoked Whole Spring Lamb Shoulder, Honey Smoked Turkey, and many more.
P.S. they also offer excellent healthy meal prep boxes where you can still get to enjoy BBQ meats without compromising your diet
Smoke and Bones
Smoke and Bones offer quality halal American barbecue meats, including beef brisket, spareribs, beef ribs, Texas sausages, and pastrami. Burger lovers, you can opt for their Burger Box which comes with dry-aged beef mince, beef brisket, turkey rashers, and American cheese. Alternatively, their Family Box is a great shout too, offering 14-hour oak-smoked brisket, Texas sausage, potato brioche buns, barbecue sauce and salted caramel brownies.
If you’re out and about, you can also find them at the Seven Dials Market!
The Brisket Bar is an exciting new dark kitchen in the heart of Hackney East offering a range of irresistible smoked meats. Apart from the usual brisket and spareribs, they also do salt beef, pastrami ends jerky, brisket bacon, and more. The Trap Tray is one of their signature hits and they’ve recently launched a new Meat Lovers’ Experience box too.