What’s Hot in Grilling Accessories
by Barb Hopkins
The right grilling accessories help the average outdoor cook create delectable meals for everything from backyard gatherings to a weeknight family dinners. The latest outdoor grill accessories include grilling tools, gadgets and even grill gazebos that provide protection from the elements.
The best grill accessories make outdoor cooking a breeze, and every grill needs a quality set of grill tools. This 4-piece Stainless Steel BBQ Grill Set from Brinkmann has everything you need, including locking tongs, a meat fork, a slotted spatula and a dual-head brush to remove charred residue from the grill.
Kenmore’s 17-Piece Barbecue Set with Digital Fork Thermometer has everything a serious grillmaster needs, including the basic tongs, spatula and cleaning brush, plus skewers for kabobs as well as a digital fork thermometer. Cuisinart’s 14-piece Grilling Tool Set comes with a case and eight corn holders in addition to a spatula, grill tongs, silicone basting brush, and cleaning brush with an extra cleaning brush head. Other great grilling tools are available from Jim Beam, Mr. Bar-B-Que, BSI, Siskiyou are great options as well.
To ensure every piece of meat that comes off your grill is done to the perfect temperature, don’t forget the Cuisinart digital temperature fork with LED light. Grilling is made easy with this terrific grilling tool, as this digital temperature fork has settings ranging from rare to well done.
Must-have outdoor grill accessories include gourmet grilling planks, ideal for salmon, a cast iron grill fajita set/skillet and a slider basket from Cuisinart to make your own slider burgers — ideal for kids after a summer ballgame.
A stylish fabric roof grill gazebo can be placed over your grill and cooking area, keeping the hot sun off the outdoor cook and allowing dry grilling in the rain or even snow if you like to grill in winter. There’s even a gazebo that features countertops for additional preparation area and a place to set all your grill accessories.
All these great grilling accessories can be found in the Outdoor Living Department on Sears.com.