Gadgets for the grill geek, the savvy smoker and everyone inbetween for a delicious Kansas City summer.
Summertime and the grilling is easy. Meals are fun, easy and fresh whether they’re hot off the coals or succulent from the smoker. These grill mates guarantee meat, poultry, seafood and produce will shine at your next dinner party. Here’s a toast to the backyard grillmeister—you!
The sleek, stainless, Memphis Elite award-winning pellet grill (pictured above) starts at $1,999 and can take a steak and sear it at 700 degrees with a patented open-searing system. Or put baby back ribs in the 24-pound, high-capacity wood pellet hopper with two 12-pound fuel bins and go to the lake for the weekend. This grill provides up to 62 hours of unattended cooking. Smoke ’n’ Fire Barbecue and Fireplace, 8030 W. 151st St., Overland Park, 913-685-1111.
This eco-friendly ceramic egg has a lifetime warranty, meaning you can grill crispy pizzas and quesadillas, tender ribs and steaks to your heart’s content. The Big Green Egg is a smoker, a grill and an oven. It will be your go-to culinary sidekick, even after the official grilling season ends. Starting at $399. Hot Spot Pools & Spas, 2101 Kara Ct., Liberty.