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How to Grill a Turkey Perfectly This Thanksgiving

It's not the most common way to cook for Thanksgiving, but once you learn how to grill a turkey, you'll never want to make the bird any other way.

Easy Ways to Make the Most of Your BBQ Leftovers

You made hot dogs, hamburgers and steak for a family of 12—but only have a family of four. It happens!...


The Difference Between Barbecuing and Grilling

Though most cooks tend to think of "barbecuing" and "grilling" as the same thing, the two cooking methods are different....


12 Regional Barbecue Sauce Styles All Grill Masters Should Know

Some barbecue sauces are tangy and sweet, while others are thick and spicy. Here's what you need to know about...


The Best Tailgate Grill for Your Cookout

You'll be the MVP of game day when you show up to the party with the best tailgate grill in...

The Best Tabletop Grill, According to Our Test Kitchen

With our pick for the best tabletop grill, you'll be able to whip up burgers and steaks on your patio,...


10 Must-Have Grilling Cookbooks for Backyard Cooks

This roundup of barbecue and grilling cookbooks will help you master the art of cooking outdoors. Elizabeth Karmel, founder of...

6 Meals You Can Cook Entirely on the Grill

Don't heat up the house! Cook your entire meal outside on the grill—including appetizers, side dishes, the main event and...


The Ingredient You Haven’t Thought to Add to Your Barbecue Sauce

Barbecue sauce may just be the most controversial sauce in the cooking world. I can’t think of another type of...


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How to Use a Gas Grill

Gas grilling is as easy as turning a knob, but you may not be taking advantage of all the grill's...


64 Low-Carb Recipes You’ll Want to Grill All Summer Long

It’s easy to stick to your low-carb diet with the help of your grill. Bonus: these dinners, sides and apps...

Professional Chefs Reveal Their Favorite Grilling Tricks

Summertime and the cooking's easy. Just follow these surefire tips to flame-broiled heaven.


The Best Charcoal Grill to Buy in 2020, According to Our Test Kitchen

There's no comparison to the smoky flavor of meat cooked over charcoal, and if you can't get enough, it might...


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How to Clean Your Grill for Perfect Barbecues

It doesn't matter if you prefer gas or charcoal; we'll explain how to clean a grill from top to bottom.


The Most Common Types of Grills, Explained

In the market for a new grill? We're cookin' up some recommendations for the most popular types of grills.


The Best Tailgate Gear for Game Day

We've rounded up our top picks for the most clever and useful tailgate gear you never knew you needed.

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50 Healthy Grill Recipes to Try This Season

This season, try some healthy grill recipes to keep you feeling good and will have you ready to tackle all...


Charcoal vs. Gas Grills: Which Is Better?

Charcoal vs. gas grill, also known as the "Great Debate." Our simple pros and cons list will help you decide...


Here’s the Best Way to Make Sure You Have Enough Gas to Grill

Planning a barbecue? You're going to want to read this.


Your 11 Biggest Questions About Grilling—Answered

It’s that time of year to break out the grill and get your barbecue on! But first, get your most...


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60 Low-Carb Grilling Recipes

Kick buns to the curb! These delicious low-carb grilling recipes let you satisfy your cookout cravings without the guilt.


How to Steam-Clean Your Grill Grates

Yes, you can steam-clean grill grates. And it's way safer than using lighter fluid and a wire brush!


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65 Low-Calorie Grilling Ideas to Try Tonight

Grilled food isn't all hamburgers and hot dogs—it can be healthy, too! Each of these recipes has fewer than 300...


What’s the Best Outdoor Gas Grill for You: Propane or Natural Gas?

When it comes to natural gas vs. propane grill options, which team are you on?

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This Pantry Item Will Clean Your Grill In a Snap

If you don't have a grill brush on hand, try this!


13 Grilling Mistakes That Could Make You Sick

Summer doesn't officially start until your first barbecue. Keep everyone safe and healthy with these grilling guidelines.


17 Things You Need at Your Grilling Station

It's time to get outside and fire up the grill with the best grill accessories and gadgets for your buck.


40 Healthy Grilled Dinners

Hit your local farmers market, fire up the grill, and tuck into these easy to make healthy grilled dinners this...


How to Grill (Almost) Every Single Food

Grill season is upon us. Make the most of your grill with this guide to grilling everything, from meat and...


48 Skinny Side Dishes for Your Summer Cookout

Eating healthy this summer doesn't have to be hard—just look to these skinny cookout side dishes for inspiration. Each of...