SARASOTA COUNTY - In this week's edition of Feel Good Friday, SNN's Grant Boxleitner spent time at Alpine Steakhouse ahead of the Labor Day Weekend. 

The holiday weekend, while perhaps not as popular for grilling out as Memorial Day weekend or the 4th of July, nevertheless is a popular time for grilling food with friends and family. 

Some of the grilled items at the outside grill at Alpine Steakhouse included sausages, hamburgers topped with "jowl bacon." There were also ribs and salmon cooking inside a smoker during the segment. 

Alpine Steakhouse General Manager Robert Goggin shares some ideas for folks cooking in the back yard.  Catch Feel Good Friday weekly on SNN, the Suncoast News Network.