25 Trending Bbq Cookbook Businesses [2024]

Updated: July 24th, 2023
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1. Food Network

Where they're located: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Website traffic: 35M/month


2. America's Test Kitchen

Where they're located: Lancaster, California, United States
Website traffic: 2.44M/month

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4. The Authoritative Source For BBQ

2100+ pages of everything related to barbecue and grilling, tested recipes, techniques, food science and mythbusting, and hands on unbiased ratings of 800+ smokers, grills, thermometers, and tools. You need this. Hope you brought napkins.

Website traffic: 890K/month

5. Vindulge

Welcome to Vindulge where you’ll find delicious BBQ & Grilling recipes for your smoker or grill from cookbook authors, Mary Cressler & Sean Martin.

Where they're located: Ροβολιάρι, Thessaly and Central Greece, Greece
Website traffic: 580K/month


6. Pulled Pork, Chicken, Brisket, Ribs

Barbeque, ribs, sandwiches and all American food plus takeout in Glen Burnie, MD - Call 410-773-9888

Where they're located: Chesapeake, Virginia, USA
Website traffic: 570K/month


7. Big Poppa Smokers

Shop the most popular BBQ rubs, seasonings, grills, smokers, sauces, marinades & grilling accessories. Free shipping on select orders over $75+

Website traffic: 80K/month

8. Nourishing Brands

Free resources to help you lose weight, heal your body, solve underlying health issues, and look and feel better than ever with a low carb, Keto diet.

How much they make: $7.2M/year
How much did it cost to start: $500
Current team size: 10
Website traffic: 130K/month


How We Started A $600K/Month Business Selling Keto Cookbooks And Mealplans

Nourishing Brands is a direct-to-consumer media company that generates more than $600k per month and sold over 300,000 cookbooks in 2020 through their popular health websites like KetoSummit.com by transitioning from digital events to cookbooks, evergreen courses, and paid media.

Jeremy grew the business to $600K/month
It cost Jeremy $500 to start the business
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9. L&L Hawaiian Barbecue

in addition to the fresh, culturally-commingling flavors of Hawaii, every L&L Hawaiian Barbecue meal is infused with the warmth of aloha – the legendary spirit of welcome that makes every guest feel at home.

Where they're located: Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Website traffic: 190K/month


10. Heritage Cookbook

How much they make: $744K/year
Where they're located: Toronto, ON, Canada
How much did it cost to start: $10K
Current team size: 1


I Reinvented Our Family Legacy & Built A $744K/Year Cookbook Business

Heritage Cookbook, an online website for custom cookbooks started by a mother roughly 20 years ago, now makes $744k a year and is about to undergo a relaunch after drastic improvements in design, templates, products and technology, with an aim to become the top site for recipe preservation.

Virginie started Heritage Cookbook about 20 years ago
Virginie grew the business to $62K/month
It cost Virginie $10000 to start the business
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11. The Smoke Ring


12. Easy Barbecue Smoker Recipes & BBQ Grilling Tips

Easy barbecue smoker recipes, gas grill recipes and meat smoker cooking ideas. Outdoor bbq grilling tips, water smoker and gas grill reviews.

Website traffic: 40K/month


13. The Kansas City BBQ Store

Where they're located: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA


14. Bobby Brown Foods

Bobby Brown Foods focus on reducing sugar, sodium, and preservatives from their diet and healthy cooking using real and all natural ingredients


15. BBQ Blog


a blog about bbq addicts

17. https://www.grillershallofflame.com

Providing a Unique BBQ and Fireplace Experience to Customers for over 20 years


18. Cookies Sauces and Seasonings

Where they're located: Des Moines, Iowa, USA



20. Best Barbecue Cookbook

The best barbecue cookbooks now come up with ebooks. You can get it now. Free version or paid version of cookbooks to make your bbq more fun...


21. 5280 Culinary

22. BBQ Illuminati

23. Barbecued Adventures

Reviews, recollections and realizations about barbecue food and travel where smoked food is King.


25. GrillBlazer LLC

Grillblazer | GrillGun | Su-VGun | Grill Gun | SuVGun. Light your charcoal grill in seconds or sear meat with this high powered propane torch! Awesome Torch!

How much they make: $2.1M/year
Where they're located: 7496 W 570
How much did it cost to start: $500K
Current team size: 3


How I Invented A Grill Gun And Did $2.5M In Annual Sales Since Our Launch In 2020

GrillBlazer LLC invented the GrillGun, a high-power propane torch that looks like an awesome slide-action pistol, yielding an average of $2.5 million in product sales since its launch three years ago, primarily using online marketing strategies to reach its niche affluent male target demographic aged between 25 to 55.

Bob started GrillBlazer LLC almost 2 years ago
Bob grew the business to $175K/month
It cost Bob $500000 to start the business
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