Discover the secrets to cooking with fire and smoke.

From hot and fast grilling to smoking to low and slow BBQ, the Fyregrill Academy is the only BBQ cooking school in Singapore to offer demo and hands-on classes using a variety of grills/smokers including Napoleon and Char-Broil gas grills, TopQ kamado charcoal grill and Oklahoma Joe’s Longhorn Offset Smoker (Anthem series).

For more details and to book, click on your preferred date in the calendar below.

Introduction to Grilling

Duration: 2 hours 


New to grilling or owning a grill? The class is designed for people who want to learn more about grilling and BBQ grills prior to buying one as well as those who are getting started on their grilling journey. Our Grill Master will show you how to set up and use a charcoal/gas grill effectively, and cook several basic BBQ dishes. You’ll also have plenty of opportunity to ask any questions you may have during the class.


  • Cajun chicken chop
  • Korean-style marinated Black Angus rump cap steak
  • Smoky grilled vegetables

Experience level: Beginner

Format: Demo

Basics of Barbecue

Duration: 2 hours


Whether you’re just starting out or have some grilling/BBQ experience, you will have a great time picking up additional tips to master the art of grilling. In this class, participants will learn techniques to cook different proteins in various sizes and how to put a BBQ platter together.


  • Juicy smoked chicken breast
  • Cedar plank New Zealand king salmon
  • Grilled striploin steak
  • Perfectly grilled sausages
  • Smoky grilled vegetables

Experience level: Beginner / Early intermediate

Format: Hands-on & dining

Advanced Techniques of Barbecue

Duration: 4 hours


For experienced grillers who want to expand their skillset and get into smoking their food, this class will cover brining, hot and cold smoking, and the use of different types of charcoal. Participants will learn to cook hot smoked beef short rib, hot smoked pulled pork, brisket burnt ends and cold smoked duck breast to understand the different techniques used to achieve the textures, flavors and results you want.


  • 3-hour hot smoked beef short rib
  • 3-hour hot smoked pulled pork 
  • Brisket burnt ends
  • Cold smoked duck breast

Experience level: Intermediate

Format: Hands-on & dining

Ultimate Beef Brisket Smoking Course (2 days)

Duration: 6 hours (day 1 – 2 hours, day 2 – 4 hours)


Often called the Holy Grail of Texan-style barbecue, smoking a beef brisket low and slow (over 12 hours) is a daunting task even for experienced BBQers. As brisket is a tough cut of meat, it requires hours of slow cooking to get meat tender and flavorful. In this class, we’ll look at the main variables that will affect your cooking time and process from picking and preparing the meat to selecting your wood to using the right smoking setup.


  • Texas-style brisket (approx 3.5kg)
  • Smoked pork burnt ends (2nd day)

Experience level: Advanced

Format: Hands-on & dining

Choose your class, date and time slot

Fyregrill Instructor

Desmond is the Founder of East Side Butchers, and Fyregrill Store and Academy. With 15 years of experience as a chef and grill master, he brings a wealth of knowledge on cooking and grilling various types of meat. Nothing excites him more than sharing his love and passion for grilling and barbecue.

Grill Master Desmond Tan

Founder, Fyregrill