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Lynx vs. DCS Professional BBQ Grills (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Amy Ross

Professional grills are about solid steel construction and high output. Typically a professional grill has an output of 25,-27,000 BTU per burner versus 10,000 on a standard grill. Professional grills also feature a better sear and the ability to smoke meats.

Professional grills have become popular with the trend towards outside outside living especially down South (although ironically, this kitchen below is in Philly).

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Topics: Lynx, BBQ Grills, DCS

Watermelon Salad & Smoked Bananas on the Weber Summit Charcoal Grill

by Steve Sheinkopf

We test most appliances sold at Yale. That’s the benefit of having live displays and a trained chef. You can better translate the product's benefits or in some cases deficiencies by actually cooking with the unit.

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Topics: BBQ Grills

Napoleon Prestige Pro 650 vs. Weber Summit S670 (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Steve Sheinkopf

Once again it’s that time of year, grilling season. For the die-hard grillers, this is a year round activity and accordingly, you need a grill that will keep up with your passion.

Grills can vary in price, anywhere from $100 to $15,000. But you don’t need to hit the top end of the price spectrum to get a great grill.

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Topics: Weber, BBQ Grills, Napoleon

Broil King Regal 490 vs. Weber Genesis EP 330 (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Steve Sheinkopf

Weber has been the best selling grill for years. You're probably automatically considering one just because there is nothing comparable. We've experimented with different manufacturers like Napoleon and I have looked at 20 grills at various shows to no avail.

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Topics: Weber, BBQ Grills, Broil King

7 Best BBQ Gas Grills for Boston (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Steve Sheinkopf

We have carried dozens of grills over the years and have always had a different philosophy than most stores. You will always see different products here as it should be.

However, we are also the people you will call to rectify issues. It is our job to sell more reliable products, because we own the liability of repair.

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Topics: BBQ Grills

Grilling Season: Grill Lineup, Grilling Demos & Recipes for 2016

by Steve Sheinkopf

Grills have certainly improved over the years. At one time, we must have sold every grill on the market. However, certain brands have separated themselves from the others. 

So, we will briefly look at this year’s lineup and then look at our demo schedule and then some recipes in our resource center. 

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Topics: BBQ Grills

New Weber Summit Charcoal Grill (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Danny Nguyen

Weber is in the process of launching their first charcoal and smoker, the Summit Kettle Grill. It’s essentially getting back to the basics of cooking with an open fire, which can now be done safely in the comfort of your own backyard.

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Topics: Weber, BBQ Grills

What is the Difference Between the Weber Spirit, Genesis and Summit BBQ Grills?

by Steve Sheinkopf

Weber manufactures many different grills in a myriad of colors with LP or natural gas, but their most popular grills are from three families; Spirit, Genesis and their premium Summit.

You should consider any of the models depending if you want to cook a few burgers to smoke, or roast meats.

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Topics: Website, Weber, BBQ Grills

How To Clean Your Gas BBQ Grill

by Steve Sheinkopf

I usually start writing grilling articles around April 1st. This year April means snow, so I have held off for a bit.

We have always been about maintenance. Sure, we want to sell you new stuff, but you can often hold off new purchases by properly maintaining your current appliances.

For grills, that means thoroughly cleaning. For that, we will turn to a true expert, Doug “Wookie” Keiles. He has been featured on the TV shows Pitmasters, Chopped, and is a competitive griller.

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Topics: BBQ Grills

Weber Genesis vs. KitchenAid Grills (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Jessica Petrino

The weather in Boston is getting warmer. If you are in the market for a new grill this summer chances are you are going to do some online research before making a purchase.

Weber is a very popular brand name in grills. They have been around for a long time and make a solid affordable-luxury product. KitchenAid is also a well-known appliance brand.

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Topics: Website, KitchenAid, Weber, BBQ Grills

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