Thumbs Up for the New Moonshine BBQ Menu at Outback Steakhouse

Last Wednesday Mom and I stopped into our local Augusta Outback Steakhouse during happy hour, to try the new Moonshine BBQ Menu. We arrived pretty early around 5:00, and already the restaurant was hopping with happy patrons. Living somewhere in the South for most of my life, I know a thing or two about BBQ. Here in Georgia the BBQ is typically vinegar based which I am honestly not a big fan of, so I was eager to have some really good BBQ.

New Moonshine BBQ Menu at Outback Steakhouse

I apologize in advance for the quality of my pictures in this post. While the dimmed lighting created a wonderful ambiance in the restaurant, it wasn’t ideal for taking pictures with my iPad. Regardless, I think you’ll still get the gist of just how good this Moonshine BBQ is.

Did I mention that everything on the new menu is made with real moonshine?

The new limited time menu features three Moonshine Cocktails – Huckleberry Hooch, Just Peachee and Watermelon Hunch Punch which happens to be my personal favorite. You can really taste the fresh melon in the Watermelon Hunch Punch. It’s such a nice summer cocktail, and so good that I could easily down two or three of them. We’ll let that be our little secret.

New Moonshine BBQ Menu at Outback Steakhouse

For starters Mom and I had the Wood-Fire Wings. Holy smokes these wings were good! Our awesome waitress, Jessica, explained that the wings are first fried then grilled giving them the perfect texture. The Moonshine BBQ sauce has a wonderful depth of flavor that’s not too smoky and not too sweet. I honestly cannot remember when I enjoyed a BBQ sauce quite this much. It has a just a little bit of kick to it which I like very much.

I would like to make a suggestion to the Outback Steakhouse franchise. You need to bottle this Moonshine BBQ Sauce and sell it stores. It’s really that good, and I would totally buy it!

New Moonshine BBQ Menu at Outback Steakhouse

I don’t think I can eat at Outback without having a steak, so I was happy to have the option to add a side of the new Moonshine BBQ Ribs along with my filet. Those meaty ribs were delicious – finger licking good actually. I can’t believe I am saying this, but I would have been perfectly happy skipping the steak and eating more ribs. There’s always next time!

New Moonshine BBQ Menu at Outback Steakhouse Restaurant

The new Moonshine BBQ Menu at Outback includes some other tempting treats like Bacon Wrapped Shrimp, BBQ Chopped Salad (perfect for lunch) and Wood-Fire Grilled Chicken on the Barbie.

There is also dessert – Mom and I split the Skillet Apple Pie and it was oh-so good.

New Moonshine BBQ Menu at Outback Steakhouse

Laura (Mom) and I both give the Moonshine BBQ Menu two thumbs up. Hurry and head on over to your local Outback Steakhouse, because these tasty new menu items are only available for a limited time. Check out the new menu and learn the secret to why our Moonshine BBQ sauce is so dang good by visiting Outback.com/Shine.

Disclosure: Our dinner was provided free of charge. However, all opinions are my own. Laura and I are truly wild for the new Moonshine BBQ menu and will be returning for more very soon!

Comments

  1. There are no words for how delicious these new items are. I love the salad and the ribs the most. We just went out for Outback the other day!

  2. We just tried their Moonshine BBQ menu the other day and loved it. I had that Watermelon drink and it was delicious!!!! Their BBQ sauce is outstanding, you’re not kidding. Mmmm, mmmm good!

  3. I love Outback. It’s been way too long since I’ve been there.

  4. I could seriously go for some of those juicy ribs! That Apple Skillet looks amazing as well, especially with the scoop of ice cream.

  5. I have been wanting to go try this new bbq – now I definitely need to go this weekend!

  6. You ordered exactly what I would have at Outback, especially the apple dessert. Yum!

  7. Yum! The Huckleberry Hooch sound good. Actually it all looks good. I haven’t been for a while and will have to take a taste test. :)

  8. OMG, The Outback is one of my favorite restaurants and now I am having a major craving to go back!!

  9. Looks yummy! I have to get there. My very food picky brother-in-law swore by the salmon they now offer. Everything here looks amazing too!

  10. Yum! I was there the other week. Must have been just before this new menu. Now I can’t wait to try it.

  11. Hubby and I LOVE BBQ! Time to schedule a date night at Outback!

  12. Wow! Everything looks and sounds so delicious. We have not been to Outback in so long. The Moonshine menu sounds like a must try!

  13. We just tried it yesterday and it was amazing!

  14. That drink looks delicious! I am a vegetarian so I don’t spend my time at Outback, but I do love their bloomin onion!

  15. We went to Outback yesterday in #winstonsalem,nc. I hope they keep this on the menu. Seriously delicious. Moonshine BBQ is a homerun!!

  16. I just saw this advertised last night on t.v., sounds really yummy. Love Outback!

  17. o0h my goodness that all looks sooooo yummy!!!!

  18. I have heard such great things about this new menu. Our nearest Outback is an hour away but it sounds worth the drive.

  19. What time can I meet you for dinner! Yum! Our family loves to hit up the Outback when we are in the city. This really gives me something to look forward to when we head there in a couple weeks for a wedding.

  20. Outback is one of my faves. Love the choices they have.

  21. I love Outback. Their Bloomin’ Onion is one of my favorite foods.

  22. The food looks delicious there, I really need to go and eat at this place!

  23. Ann Bacciaglia says:

    I love the Outback. Looks like you had a fantastic meal. I would love some wings right now!

  24. I’m drooling already! We love Outback and may have to head over there this weekend!

  25. This looks fantastic! I can almost smell it through the pictures!

  26. I have yet to get to Outback to try their newest moonshine menu items but I definitely can’t wait! I haven’t been to that restaurant in quite awhile and it’s about time I go :)

  27. Amy Desrosiers says:

    The Moonshine Menu is totally awesome! We love Outback as well around here.

  28. I love Outback and ribs are one of my faves. Can’t wait to try the moonshine menu!

  29. We had the Moonshine deliciousness the other day. SO GOOD!!! Cannot wait to go back!

  30. We just ate there and will totally be back. Was a great lunch spot while traveling with our family this summer!

  31. I hear from a friend that the food was incredible

  32. This looks really fun! I’ll have to check it out. I love Outback anyways, so any extra incentive is just a welcome bonus!

  33. Yum. Love BBQ! I can’t remember the last time I was in an Outback but I agree, the vinegar based ones aren’t nearly as good.

  34. OH my goodness! I think I need a date night out with my hubs to try these!

  35. We love Outback!! John loves pretty much everything on their menu!

  36. I am a vegetarian and I LOVE Outback! The mushrooms are the best and I love their potatoes.

  37. Maria Oller says:

    We are going this Sunday with another coupole so sad I cannot try them (pregnancy) but my husband will love it,.

  38. Ruby Ragar says:

    I have never been to Outback Steakhouse before but after seeing this I’m dying to go!

  39. I love the flavor of the new bbq sauce at Outback. My husband really likes the new chicken wings!

  40. The Moonshine BBQ Ribs would be my fave!!! I can just taste the sauce right now – WANT!!

  41. I love going to Outback! Excited to try the new menu items!

  42. This menu looks really good. We never go to Outback and we have one super close to us – we should go there!!! Looks good!

  43. Outback is my FAV restaurant. My FIL gets us an Outback gift card every year for Christmas because he knows I love their food. Can’t wait to try out the new menu.

  44. The new menu sounds tasty! I wouldn’t like vinegar based BBQ either, that doesn’t sound good at all.

  45. I’ve never been to Outback, but I’m a huge steak eater.

  46. That all look so delicious! Wow

  47. Everything looks quite delicious!

  48. That skillet apple pie looks great.

  49. Yum that all looks So good, I wish we lived closer to one, so I could try it all!! I would take all of it, and the dessert, my goodness, hold the ice cream and I would eat that right up!

  50. I so want to go to Outback! That looks amazing!

  51. Those ribs look delicious! I could use some right now.

  52. Mmm, I love ribs that fall off the bone! That drink looks amazing, too!

  53. Luckily we have an Outback nearby, so it’s always a suggestion when we’re deciding where to go. The food is delicious. We were there recently and I was wondering how the bbq was, so thank you for the great review. Their summer menu is oh so good!

  54. My daughter is a big fan of ribs and I bet she’d love these :) I’m hankering for some Alice Springs Chicken so we may have to make a dinner date there one day next week!

  55. It definitely looks like you and your mom enjoyed a fabulous meal! Being the watermelon lover I am, that cocktail would be a must, plus I can not go to Outback without having a Bloomin Onion!

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