Barbecued Alligator
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“Barbecued Alligator”

Prep Time1 hr 15 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time1 hr 30 mins


  • 2 pounds of alligator steak cut into 1-inch cubes
  • ½ cup olive oil
  • ½ cup white wine vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 2 tablespoons salt
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • ¼ cup light brown sugar


  • In a large bowl, combine all of the ingredients and stir well until fully combined. Cover in plastic and refrigerate for at least one hour.
  • On a grill, over even radiant heat at 250 degrees F, lay the pieces of alligator meat and close the lid. Smoke and barbecue for about 15 minutes, turning the pieces over with tongs, until they are cooked through.
  • Transfer to a platter and serve with toothpicks and barbecue sauce drizzled over the top.