Essential Tools for the Grilling Guru

Ready Yourself for Grill Season with These Must-Have Tools

There are a few tools that every grill master needs in his arsenal – whether to ensure safer cooking, more flavorful meat, or a clean grilling surface. If it’s time to upgrade your accessories, look no further than these tried-and-true favorites. 

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Best Grill Brush | GRILLART Grill Brush and Scraper

Keeping a clean grill is a tenet of grill maintenance, and this innovative brush from GRILLART does the job thoroughly and efficiently. It actually features three brushes in one, covering more surface area with each stroke. Its longer, non-slip handle offers the best angle for fighting stubborn stains. With firm bristles and a sturdy construction, this brush is built to last. 

Best Grilling Tongs | Weber 6610 Original Tongs

A good pair of tongs protects your hands from a hot grill, but a great pair of tongs provides a comfortable grip and complete control of your barbecue. This heavy duty, stainless-steel product from Weber does just that – it’s able to lift a hefty slab of ribs one minute and turn dainty asparagus spears the next. Bonus: It’s dishwasher safe.

Best “For Fun” Product | Cuisinart Stuffed Burger Press

Show off your culinary prowess with the Cuisinart Stuffed Burger Press. Perfect for burger connoisseurs, this tool allows you to stuff patties with your favorite ingredients – from the traditional (bacon, cheddar cheese) to the decadent (caramelized onions, roasted jalapeños). In three easy steps, you’ll have a customized creation that’s ready to hit the grill.

Best Meat Thermometer | Alpha Grillers Instant Read Thermometer

For safety reasons – not to mention the taste factor – cooking meat to doneness shouldn’t be a guessing game. This digital thermometer exchanges guesswork with precision, boasting breakneck speed, accuracy, and an easy-to-read screen. An affordable price tag and waterproof design make this gadget a standout among competitors.

Best Grilling Basket | Grillaholics Grill Basket

The Grillaholics Grill Basket makes heating smaller foods (think shrimp, veggies, and diced meat) a breeze. Its unique design helps food cook evenly, and with a larger basket and raised edges, you can stir up the contents without risking spillover. Whether craving grilled zucchini, mushrooms, or even fruit, this versatile tool is sure to prove indispensable.

Best Gloves | Ekogrips BBQ Oven Gloves

Get a better grip with these ultra-durable, heat-resistant silicone gloves. Available in three sizes, Ekogrips gloves will protect your hands and wrists during your most intense grilling session – you can even grab hot potatoes from boiling water! They’re also easy to clean, and with a bright orange hue, you’ll never misplace your gloves again. SG

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