Our high-quality selection of BBQ grills & smokers will put you on the path to better BBQ. Tanks which come from a barbecue gas grill more than 10 years old face even stricter legislation; these require different handling, and almost always require disposal with the assistance of the fire service or hazardous items removal teams – remember that storing propane tanks inside the building is a serious hazard, and also illegal in most locations.
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On the down side: Charcoal is dirty to handle; it can be hard to light; it takes about 15 minutes longer to get up to temp; there can be flare-ups that can burn the food and that is a health risk; it is hard to tell what temp you are cooking at; the temperature cannot be turned down rapidly; during long cooks it slowly loses heat and you need to add more charcoal; charcoal grills rarely have rotisseries; and there is a lot of ash to clean up after.
Since I’m not such a person—and since testing dozens of grills wasn’t possible—I reached out to our friends Craig Meathead” Goldwyn of Amazing Ribs and Jeff Potter from Cooking for Geeks I also spoke with retailers and manufacturers, and I consulted reviews and other online resources to decide on what features and capabilities a great grill should have.
You can achieve the perfect steak, chicken, fish or vegetable every time with an infrared grill Be the MVP of your next tailgating party with a portable grill , BBQ grillware and tips and recipes from our grill buying guide Or if you would rather slow-cook something savory in a Masterbuilt smoker , sear up a storm in a Butterball turkey fryer for the holidays or toss a homemade pie on a pizza stone and into the pizza oven We’ll help you make mealtime an event.