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Backyard BBQ: Our favorite finds

21 Great
grilling gadgets

Summertime is the perfect time to host a backyard barbecue.
Whether it is simply a family affair or you’ve invited a crowd,
here are our favorite backyard barbecue finds!

Drool-worthy tools & accessories

Drool-Worthy Tools & Accessories


Wood Chip Smoker Box

For that delicious smoky BBQ flavor without all the work, use a wood chip smoker box next time you grill. (Bed Bath & Beyond, $15)


Grill brush

While your grill is still hot, fill this Grill Daddy Pro grill brush with water and use the power of steam to sterilize and clean your grill grates off in a snap. (Casa, $25)


Salt plate

This hand-cut slab of Himalayan salt provides amazing flavor to food cooked on the surface and, as an added bonus, it’s even simple to clean! (Sur La Table, $35)



Make nighttime grilling easier with a specially designed BBQ light. (BBQ Guys, $25)


BBQ thermometer

This Oregon Scientific Grill Right wireless talking barbecue thermometer will verbally alert you when your meat has reached the proper temperature. (Outdoor Living Showroom, $74)



Save your clothes from splatters and spills with a gender-neutral grilling apron. (Crate & Barrel, $20)


Electric Lighter

Simplify lighting your coals with an electric lighter! It will take mere seconds, and there is no need to use lighter fluid. (Shoppers Choice, $80)

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