We’ve had our hands on nearly every grilling accessory and gadget imaginable. When it comes down to it, these are the ten grilling accessories we believe deliver on not only value, but usefulness!
The Maverick ET-732 thermometer is hands down one of the coolest grilling accessories around! It gives you the ability to monitor internal meat temperatures from up to 300 feet away, and the LCD will flash and beep when the temperature goes above your programmed temp. The Maverick ET-732 also monitors your grill temperature and will notify you if it falls above or below your programmed range. This is a killer tool for the barbecue pro or weekend warrior, and at $59.99 it’s nearly impossible to beat!
If we only had one good knife, this Swiss made Victorinox 6″ boning knife would be it! The curved edge provides a better working angle when cutting close to and around the bone, while the high carbon stainless-steel blade provides maximum sharpness and edge retention. This knife also features a patented textured Fibrox handle which is slip resistant and ergonomically designed for balance and comfort. This knife should be in the grilling accessories toolkit of anyone who cooks on a regular basis.
Bear Paws Pork Pullers – $11.95
Bear Paws are like an extension of your own hands. Formed from hard, durable plastic, they are the perfect tool for shredding meat. When you have a large amount of meat to shred, a regular fork just doesn’t cut it, but the Bear Paws make quick and painless work out of pounds of pork! This is also the perfect grilling accessory for lifting hot food items from the pan to the platter, or securely holding food in place while carving. The Bear Paws Pork Pullers are a must have in the All Things Barbecue Test Kitchen, and once you’ve used them, they’ll be a must have in your kitchen as well!
GrillPro Marinade Injector – $9.99
When you need to add extra kick and flavor to your meat, look no further than the GrillPro Marinade Injector! This must have grilling accessory allows you to easily enhance the flavor of your meat by injecting your favorite marinade throughout the meat. The GrillPro Marinade Injector was designed with a graduated injection chamber and a stainless steel injector tip, making this one of the best built injectors we’ve seen!
Grill Friends Rub Shaker – $10.99
The Grill Friends Rub Shaker is the perfect grilling accessory for any cook that makes their own rub, or simply has a favorite that they use for everything. This rub shaker will hold up to one cup of rub, and features a removable rotating lid that has three different hole sizes to provide you with the perfect amount of rub every time.
The professional barbecuer doesn’t leave anything to chance, and neither should you! The Thermoworks RT301WA features a Super-Fast probe tip that will deliver a final temperature in only 5 to 6 seconds! The RT301WA also features a large, easy to read, digital display, rubberized switch panel with robust sealed LCD window to protect your thermometer from wet fingers and splashes, and will automatically turn off after 10 minutes to preserve battery life. And remember, if you have only one great grilling accessory, an instant thermometer has got to be it!
The GrillPro Stainless Steel Pepper Roasting Rack provides you with the perfect tool to cook up to 24 peppers on your grill with ease. This is the grill accessory for those that like the spicy side of grilling, and will have every cook raving about how easy their jalapeño poppers are to cook now! The set also includes a heavy-duty stainless steel pepper corer to make preparations quick and easy.
Frogmats Non-Stick Grilling and Smoking Mats – Starting at $8.95
Frogmats Non-Stick Grilling and Smoking Mats are the perfect grilling accessory for cooking up delicate foods and easily moving items around on the grill. Grill or smoke pieces of fruit, burnt ends, fish, or fatties with ease. Frogmats are also FDA compliant for direct food contact, and will not absorb odors, are dishwasher and food safe, and will last for years. These mats are are designed for use in indirect and < 500-degree cooking environments, giving you flexible cooking options.
Stufz Burger Press – $19.95
With the StufZ Ultimate Stuffed Burger Maker you can create the perfect stuffed hamburger. Start with your favorite ground meat whether beef, turkey, chicken or pork and then add your favorite ingredients to make the perfect stuffed burger. A Stufz made burger keeps all of the tasty goodness sealed inside, while the even thickness ensures that your stuffed burger is cooked to perfection! With this super fun grilling accessory you will be the envy of your neighbors and fellow tailgaters!
A-Maze-N Tube Smoker – Starting at $29.99
The A-Maze-N Tube Smoker was designed to deliver additional smoke infused flavor in a gas grill, pellet grill and propane fired smokers. You will achieve 4+ hours of burn time at smoking temps and of course you can adjust the pellet volume for just the right amount of smoke flavor to your grilled foods on your propane grill. The A-Maze-N Tube Smoker even performs well at altitudes of 5,000+’ above sea level, making this a must have grilling accessory for those that want to increase the versatility of their current grill or smoker!