Mike Roorda is the man behind (and often in front of) the camera in many of the videos shown on Reviewed.com. He originally hails from the east coast and attended college in Michigan, where he earned a degree in Mass Media Communications from Calvin College. Mike worked for several years in the local news business as a reporter and editor and moved back to New England in 2011 to help start the video production department at Reviewed.com. Most of his life consists of staring at a computer, camera, or television screen and he wouldn't have things any other way.
Articles and Reviews by Mike Roorda
Sorry, you're grilling your food wrong
May 18, 2018 – 14 of the most common grilling mistakes—and how to avoid them.
This smokeless charcoal grill is a tailgating must-have
March 22, 2018 – The LotusGrill produces almost no smoke while still getting that charcoal flavor.
What the heck is a "Smoking Gun"—and why do chefs and bartenders love it?
November 16, 2017 – The Breville Smoking Gun is here to add real smoky flavor to your food and drinks.
Stop buying barbecue sauce—you can easily make these delicious recipes at home
August 31, 2017 – Make these sauces for your next BBQ and all your guests will be happy.
You need to make this sparkling summer slush at your next party
June 27, 2017 – We're sharing a secret family drink recipe that tastes like summer.
You can make Starbucks' popular sous vide egg bites at home—here’s how
June 02, 2017 – We make Starbucks' famous Bacon & Gruyere Egg Bites with an immersion cooker
You should be smoking meat at home. Here’s how to get started.
May 10, 2017 – No matter where you live, you can enjoy amazing barbecue year round