Grills 101: What is a Sear Burner?
A sear burner features a heating surface that reaches high temperatures quickly for searin food. Searing meats on extremely hot surfaces helps lock in natural juices and flavor that could get lost on a standard grill burner. The grate rungs on a sear burner are wider than ordinary grate rungs, allowing you to sear food on a larger surface area. With this type of burner, you can ensure that the cooking surface will be hot enough to cook your food quickly while preserving flavor.
Uses of a Sear Burner