I know you are wondering what the heck is an Asado? An Asado is one heck of a big BBQ!
In Argentina and Paraguay and a few other South American countries, a big BBQ is called an Asado. In fact today is Paraguay’s Independence day and it is guaranteed that there will be an Asado or two. To these countries an Asado is considered an event. Its not just a BBQ to them. While the meats are not seasoned the way it is in America, it is about the cooking process and the types of wood that is used.
To read about this tradition and how it came to be head on over to 196flavors for the recipe and process.
In the meanwhile drool over these meat filled pictures!