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10 Essential Outdoor Grilling Accessories Ideas-Enhanced Grilling

There is nothing like the great taste, and the experience you get from grilling outdoors for family and friends The basic Outdoor grilling accessories you might need or want to enhance that experience are just a few things to make it more enjoyable and easier on you. We are going to go over a few accessories that will make it easier on you and help the grilling process.

Hamburgers and hot dogs on grill


Before we begin the most important thing you will need is a grill. If you do not have one then here are a couple of highly-rated starter grills for the budget-minded person. These are great grills if you are just starting out and not sure what you want.

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Weber 441001 Original Kettle 18 in Charcoal Grill, Black

Weber Grill

This is a great Grill. It might not have all the bells and whistles of some of your high-dollar grills. What it does have is dependability and simple function. It Grills !!

If you are looking for a budget-minded grill to get started on this is a great one. It’s one of the best ways to get that charcoal flavor a lot of people want.

Charcoal Grill Features

  • Holds up to nine burgers made with a Weber burger press. Dimensions – Lid Closed (inches) : 36″H x 18.5″W x 23″D
  • One-Touch cleaning system provides hassle-free ash cleanup
  • Porcelain-enameled lid and bowl retain heat, and won’t rust or peel
  • Use the lid hook to avoid placing the lid on the ground while grilling. Dampers allow you to easily control the temperature inside your grill
  • Durable plated steel cooking grate retains heat and is easy to clean
  • 3D interactive assembly instructions for this product are available through the free BILT app.
18 inch
22 inch

Char-Broil Classic 360 3-Burner Liquid Propane Gas Grill with Side Burner

Char-Broil grill

This is another great grill. If you’re looking to try a nice propane grill, this is a great one for that. It has a nice side burner for those nice sauteed vegetables for the times you need more than just grilled.

This little 3 burner grill has everything you need in a propane grill for those just getting into it. Add a few accessories and your all set.

Gas Grill Features

  • Dimensions: 24.1″ D x 51.2″ W x 43.5″ H | Weight: 80 lbs
  • 170 square inch porcelain-coated swing-a-way rack for warming | 360 square inches of cooking space over porcelain-coated grates
  • 8,000 btu side burner provides a secondary cooking space for sides or sauces
  • Three stainless steel in-line burners for cooking performance
  • Porcelain-coated steel lid and firebox stand up to weather and the elements

Outdoor Grilling Accessories

1. Grillman Premium BBQ Grill Cover, Heavy-Duty Gas Grill Cover For Weber, Brinkmann, Char Broil etc

Grill cover for Outdoor grilling accessories

First on our list is a cover for your propane Grill. This cover comes in various sizes so get the one closest to yours. No matter what grill you have you need to take care of it and this is the best start.

Protecting it from the elements will make it last longer and help make your grilling that much better. The wind can carry all kinds of dust and debris and we don’t want that getting into our food. At least as much of it as we can control.

Cover Features

  • Fits all popular grill brands. Own a Weber, Char Broil or Brinkmann BBQ grill and looking for a high-quality, heavy-duty cover? Our extra-wide design ensures your GrillMan cover will fit the most popular brands.
  • Super heavy-duty material. Our grill covers are made with heavy-duty PVC-lined Oxford material that is waterproof, UV-resistant and tear-resistant meaning it will take whatever you throw at it, day in, day out
  • Wind resistant. Never worry about your grill cover blowing away in strong winds thanks to the attached fabric hook and loop straps that can be tightened for a perfect fit
  • Secure fit. Our cover design is uniquely fitted with convenient side straps to guarantee tightness for extreme outdoor conditions.
  • Easy to clean. Peace of mind, spray with water and let sun dry. The Grillman Grill Cover will look good and protect your grill for years to come.

2.Weber 18 & 22 Inch Charcoal Kettle Grill Cover

Grill cover kettle grill. Outdoor grilling accessories

Protecting your investment is always a good idea. No matter how much spent it’s always a good idea to protect your grill. These grill covers are the perfect thing to protect your kettle grill.

18 & 22 inch Cover Features

  • Fits 18 & 22 inch charcoal grills
  • Premium heavy duty polyester fabric
  • UV and water resistant
  • Material is breathable and can withstand the elements
  • Straps help fasten the cover to the grill if windy
  • Power Source Type: Manual
18 inch Cover
22 inch Cover

3. GRILLART Grill Brush Bristle Free & Scraper – Safe BBQ Brush for Grill

Non-Wire Stainless Grill Cleaner/Cleaning Brush – Best Rated BBQ Accessories Scrubber – Safe for Porcelain/Gas/Charbroil Grates

Grill Brush for cleaning Outdoor grilling accessories

We got to remember to keep our cooking grate clean. This brush will do that and is bristle-free. Recommend you read and follow cleaning instructions to get the best use out of the brush.

With today’s day and age we are all being more cautious so moving to a bristle free brush makes a lot of sense for people

Grill Brush Features

  • No tiny wire bristle, a safe alternative to traditional wire brushes
  • Wider scraper can easily clean a larger area of stubborn stains; Hollowed-out design allows you to target the dirty parts that have not been cleaned and tackle it directly, time and effort saver
  • Shorter sides to clean edges and between grates; Thick stainless steel makes this grill cleaner brush won’t rust and can last for a long time; For best cleaning result, please preheat grill for 15 mins and repeatedly dip brush in water during brushing
  • Suitable for all other grill and grate types except the mesh grate type
  • 17 Inch anti-kid ergonomic handle provides you a good control and protects your hands away from high heat; Any problem or question with this bristle free grill brush, feel free to message us at any time

4. SOLIGT Extra Long 304 Stainless Steel Rib Rack

For 18” or Larger Grills – Holds up to 3 Full Racks of Ribs

Rib Rack

These great racks help keep an even cook on your ribs when cooking more than one rack. They are also a great space saver if you are trying to cook other stuff with your ribs.

With these racks, you could also throw on some baked beans, and or corn on the cob to make a full meal out of it

Rib Rack Features

  • Premium Materials – Cook or grill for years to come and never worry about rust or corrosion with an ultra-durable rib rack made out of 304 stainless steel.
  • Over-Sized Design – Our rib rack is extra long and proper wide to hold up to 3 full racks of baby back ribs, spare ribs or other and prevent them flopping over onto each other – makes it simple to grill for a crowd.
  • Save Your Grill Space – The rib rack is designed to keep ribs upright and separate – maximize the use of space inside smoker while at the same time allowing airflow around the ribs ensuring an even cook all around.
  • Excellent Fit – Fits perfectly for 18″ or larger Charcoal Smoker and Kamado ceramic grills like Big Green Eggs, Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker and traeger grill.
  • 100% Satisfaction – We will refund your money if you aren’t happy with your rib rack

5. Checkered Chef Cooling Racks for Baking 17 x 11.75inch

Baking Rack Twin Set. Stainless Steel Oven and Dishwasher Safe Wire Cooling Rack. Fits Half Sheet Cookie Pan- set of 2

Cooling racks great all around use

These are some of my most used items when it comes to Outdoor cooking. I use these for transporting just about everything. Whether I am grilling or smoking I use them. When transporting meats and vegetables.

I use them in conjunction with nordic baking sheets

A lot of time I will just set these in the grill with whatever I have on them to save from moving around too much.

These cooling racks are great when it comes time to let your grilled meat rest.

Cooling Rack Features

  • Cooling or cooking – the choice is yours! With solid stainless steel construction and no artificial coatings or treatments our racks are safe for using in the oven too! Ever tried oven baked bacon? How about some crispy chicken wings?
  • The perfect size! Measuring 16.9″ x 11.8″ designed to fit perfectly inside a standard 18” x 13” half sheet pan, you’ll be cooking up a storm in no time. The nice large size allows plenty of space for cooling cakes, cookies and bread, or, insert it in your half sheet pan for grilling or baking ribs, meat or fried food.
  • Sick of flimsy racks that warp and twist? Made from 100% stainless steel for maximum strength and durability, we’ve also added a unique strengthening cross bar to resist warping and wobbling.
  • No more cookies sliding through the gaps! Our perfectly spaced grid pattern optimises airflow and prevents your treats from falling through. Wash up is a breeze – our racks can safely be washed in the dishwasher without corrosion or rust.
  • Due to popular demand, our famous (as recommended by America’s Test Kitchen) cooling racks are now available in a twin pack giving you greater convenience and saving you money!

6. Grillaholics Stuffed Burger Press

Recipe eBook – Extended Warranty – Hamburger Patty Maker for Grilling – BBQ Grill Accessories

Burger press

These Hamburger presses are great, for when you just want to keep your burgers uniform with each other. Great for stuffing with cheese or any other item you like in your burger. They can be a little tricky at first, but once you get the hang of it they are a great accessory.

Burger press Features

  • [The Professional Difference] The name says it all: Grillaholics. We’re addicted to this stuff! Being the master grillers that we are, we bring you a durable, professional, commercial grade burger press that makes perfect round burgers like a machine! You also get our Stuffed Burger Recipe ebook FREE with your order.
  • [A Jack of All Trades] Our burger press is the perfect companion for your home kitchen. Make patties or stuffed burgers with ease. Cook them indoor in a pan or outdoor on your grill!
  • [Supreme Clean] No matter how many delicious stuffed burgers you make with your burger press, clean up is easy with our dishwasher safe press.
  • [Premium Materials] Made of heavy duty durable BPA-free nonstick plastic material so you can make burger patties instead of a mess.
  • [Experience the Grill aholics Promise] All of our products are backed by the Grillaholics Promise, which means you can purchase with confidence knowing that you’ll get a product you love or we’ll do whatever it takes to make it right. Try yours RISK FREE! Consider getting TWO – one for you and one for your very best friend!

7. LIZZQ Premium Pellet Smoker Tube 12 inches

5 Hours of Billowing Smoke – for Any Grill or Smoker, Hot or Cold Smoking – An Easy and Safe Way to Provide Smoking – Free eBook Grilling Ideas and Recipes

Pellet smoker tube. Great for adding smoke.

These little smoke tubes are great for the Grill. If you’re wanting to add some smoke flavor to what your grilling these will do it. It Works great on gas or charcoal grills.

Can even add a little more smoker to your smoker if needed.

Will give you 4-5 hours of smoke for what ever you are cooking at the time.

Smoke Tube Features

  • ✅ This accessory is designed to WORK IN ANY GRILL (gas, electric or charcoal) and with any smokers. It ADDS GREAT FLAVOR for your meat or fish and exposes them to a tasteful smoke of smoldering wood.
  • ✅ The pellet smoker can produce smoke for UP TO 5 HOURS SMOKING which is perfect for both hot and cold smoking pork, ribs, cured meat, hot dogs, sausages, chicken, cheese, lamb, fish, nuts, fruit, corn, bacon and more.
  • ✅ It can be USED WITH A VARIETY OF WOOD PELLETS such as Cherry, Hickory, Mesquite, Apple, Pecan and more.
  • ✅ Its NEW HEXAGON SHAPE ALLOWS FOR EFFICIENT DIFFUSION OF SMOKE, therefore, it will give you the best smoking result. Not like the traditional circular smokers that can roll around, this hexagon shape stays in place to provide balanced smoking.
  • ✅ This smoking tube is MADE FROM STAINLESS STEEL 304 which is safe, durable and easy to clean. smoke tube, smoker tube, pellet smoker tube, tube smoker, pellet tube smoker

8. Weber 7429 Rapidfire Chimney Starter

pic of rapidfire chimney starter

Having troubles getting your charcoal good and hot? Are you using lighter fluid to get your charcoal going? Is the taste of lighter fluid lingering in your food?

Well with this nice invention say goodbye to all of that. With the chimney starter in 15-20 mins, your charcoal will be good and hot with no lighter fluid needed. These are almost a must-have when you are dealing with charcoal.

Chimney Starter Features

  • Designed to quickly produce hot coals for cooking
  • 7.5 in. In diameter, 13 in. High
  • Specialized cone-shaped grate
  • Durable construction for longevity
  • Ergonomic handle for comfortable use

9. Weber 7403 Char-Basket Charcoal Briquet Holders

charcoal brisket holders. and great Outdoor grilling accessories

Perfect for the barbecuer wanting to slow cook on their charcoal grill. These will help control hot and cold points for indirect cooking. You will be a pro at doing slow cooks in no time with these.

Wishing you could get the charcoal grill taste on your gas grill? Now you can. With these you can do just that.

Char-Basket Features

  • Country Of Origin : United States
  • The Package Height Of The Product Is 4.8 Inches
  • The Package Length Of The Product Is 16 Inches
  • The Package Width Of The Product Is 5.2 Inches

10. Lodge Pre-Seasoned Cast Iron Skillet With Assist Handle

Pic of Cast Iron Skillet

It’s Cast Iron…That should say it all. Everything just tastes better cooked on cast iron. It doesn’t matter what type of cooking it is Cast Iron just makes it better. I have used cast iron for grilling and smoking for as long as I can remember.

Their great for sauteing vegetables. Works good for searing meat.

Lodge Cast Iron features

  • One Lodge Pre-Seasoned 10.25 Inch Cast Iron Skillet
  • Assist handle for better control
  • Unparalleled heat retention and even heating
  • Pre-seasoned with 100% natural vegetable oil
  • Use to sear, sauté, bake, broil, braise, fry, or grill
  • Use in the oven, on the stove, on the grill, or over a campfire
  • Great for induction cooktops

Summing It Up

These are all useful items for new and experienced grillers. They all make grilling a lot easier some even speed it up or give more options. On my pellet grill accessories page you will also find items that can help with grilling as well as smoking.

Any Question or Comments I would love to hear them


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