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Barbecue Grills - Gas, Charcoal, Infrared

News, trends and product introductions for outdoor cooking and entertaining including barbecue grills, grill accessories, grill islands, outdoor kitchens and more.
  • Saber launches line of outdoor kitchen islands

    Saber Grills unveils ready-to-assemble EZ Outdoor Kitchen Islands at Chicago show. More

  • Remember the tailgater

    For more than 58 million people, September can’t come soon enough. They’re crossing off the days on their wall and desk calendars. They’re making up lists and menus of what they will need to succeed at one of their favorite annual activities. I’m talking TAILGATING. If you’re a grill retailer who rolls the barbecues out of the showroom after Labor Day, you are shortchanging yourself and missing out on the next round of the grill selling cycle. In many parts of the country, the college football season literally kicks off on Labor Day weekend. The ... More

  • Traeger Pellet Grills relocates headquarters

    Traeger Pellet Grills moves headquarters from Portland to Salt Lake City More

  • I shed my scarlet letter

      Well, more like a dull, brown B. As in over-cooked beef.  Yes, I was previously a meat murderer. I committed beef blasphemy. This weekend all that ended, and I earned my temporary girl grill card.Rewind: I have gone without a grill for quite some time and decided when spring rolled around I was going to purchase a new one.  So I strolled into a local store one day and found a beautiful stainless steel, commercial, infrared grill. Ooooooh. It was love at first sight.Then fear set in. How does this work? I only know it claims to cook ... More

  • Can we please stop saying this?

    I’ll start by saying that I don’t hold out much hope for changing one of the most insipid and ubiquitous phrases uttered a billion times a day in the United States. I’m referring to, “Have a nice day!” According to Wikipedia: The American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms states “have a nice day” first came into being in 1920, and the phrase and its variants became widely used after the 1950s. The 1960s saw the phrase “have a good day” become prevalent and supersede “happy day.” Numerous hippies, when parting, told each other to “have a nice day ... More

  • Exclusive Research: Spotlight on Grills

    Grill Reports cover

    Seventy-seven percent of today's consumers have an outdoor room and about three-fourths own a grill, according to new research from Casual Living and New York-based Apartment Therapy. More

  • Product of the Day: Danver

    Danver outdoor cabinet

    Designed to accommodate even the most creative kitchen layout, from traditional to contemporary styles, Danver’s stainless steel outdoor cabinets fit any manufacturer’s grill as well as a multitude of other outdoor kitchen appliances, bars and accessories. More

  • Product of the Day: Bull Outdoor Products

    Bull Outdoor griddle

    This 24-inch chromium-plated, outdoor drop-in griddle by Bull Outdoor Products is designed just like the commercial griddles seen in restaurants today, and is perfect for preparing pancakes, eggs, grilled veggies and more. More

  • Product of the Day: Primo Ceramic Grills

    Primo Oval Large Series

    The Oval Large Series 300 by Primo – ideal for grilling, baking, roasting or smoking any food – offers a standard cooking area of 300 square inches which can be increased to 495 square inches with the optional Extended Rack System. More

  • Danver, Walpole partner for line of outdoor kitchen coverings

    Danver Walpole

    Danver Stainless Outdoor Kitchens and Walpole Outdoors are teaming up to create outdoor kitchen coverings designed to promote backyard living year-round. More

  • Product of the Day: Big Green Egg

    Big Green Egg MiniMax

    Portable and versatile, the MiniMax by Big Green Egg comes with an easy-to-grip carrier for travel to picnics, tailgates, ballgames and camping trips. More

  • Buck Stove is bucking declines in manufacturing

    Buck Stove

    Buck Stove, a North Carolina-based producer of wood stoves, is growing with new product lines and partnerships. More

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