Whether you’re new to grilling or are an old pro, there are some essential BBQ tools that you must have on hand to create amazing and safe meals for your friends and family. Any of these Grill and BBQ Essentials would also make a great gift for the grill master on your friends and family list!
When I started looking around, I found so many amazing grilling accessories. Some of these I didn’t even realize existed, but now that I do, I quickly added them to my BBQ essentials list.
Grill And BBQ Essentials That Everyone Should Own
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Wireless Digital Cooking Thermometer
Knowing the temperature of your food is important for safety reasons, especially when it comes to cooking meat and seafood. The beauty of this wireless thermometer is that it’s a remote reader so that you don’t have to continuously open the grill to check the reading – you can see it remotely. Works for your oven, grill, or smoker.
Portable Stainless Steel BBQ Barbecue Grilling Basket
Perfect for fish, vegetables, steak, shrimp, and small items that need to be contained, this stainless steel grilling basket will keep everything tidy. Use it right on your grilling grates so the food still gets the benefit of the grill’s heat, but without loss of food through the grilling grates.
Grill Meat Shredding Claws
Use these handy claws to easily shred that awesome pork, chicken or beef that you’ve expertly grilled. These dishwasher safe claws are made from heavy duty BPA-free plastic that can withstand high temperatures. Easily shreds through any meat .
Cedar Grilling Planks
Infuse your food with awesome flavor with these easy to use cedar grilling planks. Just submerge these in water before using and place your food on top before placing on the grill. Can also be used in a traditional oven.
3 Pack Grilling Basket Set
Get 3 different sizes of heavy duty stainless steel grilling baskets with this pack. When you need to put food items on the grill so that you can easily toss or stir them, use these handy containers. They have raised edges to keep all your food contained plus they have handles on the sides.
BBQ Grill Utensil Tools Set
This 19-piece utensil set is for the serious grill master. These tools are made from heat-resistant professional grade stainless steel. This professional set includes a handy portable carrying case to securely house all the utensils. Makes a great gift!
BBQ Mesh Grill Bags
With these mesh grill bags, you can throw pretty much anything on the grill now. All of those items that were previously a bit tricky to grill easily – shrimp, fruits, vegetables, fish, you name it. Best of all, the bags are non-stick making cleanup a breeze.
There are ordinary skewers and then there are these amazing BBQ skewers. Made of stainless steel, these are reusable skewers with no pre-soaking needed. . They have a slider on them making them easy to use and are dishwasher-safe.
Barbecue Grill Lights
These grill lights make it so easy to grill anytime of the day. Water and heat resistant, they have a gooseneck design and magnetic base making them very flexible and easy to use. Battery operated.
Protect your hands with these convenient grill gloves. Comfortable and breathable, they offer a great deal of protection against high temperatures without feeling oppressive. Easy to clean.
Stuffed Burger Press
This burger press makes it so easy to make delicious stuffed burgers. Create uniform and unique burgers that are bursting with flavor. Toss them in the dishwasher for easy cleanup.
Himalayan Salt Block
Take your grilled meals to the next level with a Himalayan salt block. Infuse your grilled food with a subtle salt taste that’s absolutely delightful. This one might not be a grilling essential, but it certainly is a fun addition!