News & Recipes

Discover a Revolutionary Use for Char Crust!

Char Crust fan Rhonda Betterly wrote to us:  "My name is Rhonda Betterly, and I am part of a reenacting group that depicts life in Revolutionary time period. We use your product  and love it. I had promised you that I would send photos of us using it in camp and in the tavern at […]

Visit us at the Great American Cooking Expo! Try tasty samples and SAVE on special show deals!

We’ll be cooking and selling Char Crust® Dry Rub Seasoning in Booth 302 at the Great American Cooking Expo October 23, 24, and 25, 2009. The Expo is open to everyone, so bring the family out to Harper College, Bldg M, 1200 W. Algonquin Road, Palatine, IL 60067.  Show hours are: Friday, October 23, 2009 […]

See Our Ad in Fine Cooking Magazine!

From Susan:  My favorite food magazine is Fine Cooking. Whether you are a complete kitchen novice, or a culinary pro, they do a great job of teaching you all about food and how to cook it. Not only do I read every issue, I save them and use them. So when we decided to advertise […]

Char Crust Website Gets a Major Makeover

Back in 1995, we were ahead of the curve by having a website. Most people were actually impressed, and some visited our site almost as a novelty. Within a few years, our pioneer days were over, and the internet was a crowded place. A few years after that, we found ourselves completely left in the […]

Visit Our Booth at the 55th Annual Fancy Food Show

We will be cooking up a storm with Char Crust® Dry Rub Seasoning in Booth 1556 at the 55th Annual Fancy Food Show at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York, June 28 – 30, 2009. Produced by the National Association for the Specialty Food Trade (NASFT) since 1955, the Fancy Food Shows are […]

Char Crust Exhibiting at the ACF Central Region Conference

We will be exhibiting at the Central Region Conference of the American Culinary Federation (ACF) on Saturday, February 21, from noon to 4:00 p.m., in Schaumburg, IL. We will be cooking with Char Crust dry rub, and product may be purchased at our booth, located in the Illinois Products Pavilion. You must be registered for […]

We Love Our Fans

Since 1957, Char Crust® has been blessed with intensely loyal fans. We think our dry rub seasoning is great, but when you tell us how great it is, you really make our day! Your stories illustrate how unique our products really are among all the dry rubs and seasoning blends on the market today. Most importantly, […]