BBQs, they're convivial, fun and most importantly taste amazing. They're enjoyed all over the world but one country takes them very seriously and that's America.
How seriously? Well the team at Mint Life have created a interesting infograph that shows just how much the average American spends on BBQ meats, what meat is barbecued the most and proves that the burger is still king of the barbie.
Staff shortages are hitting the hospitality sector hard, prompting some restaurants to look outside the industry to train those without restaurant experience for life in the kitchen. Andrew Friedman finds out more.