BBQ Tools – Top Recommendations by Chef Caron

Chef Caron’s #1 Recommended BBQ Tools

Char-Broil Classic 4-Burner Gas Grill

  • This great, full featured grill  features four main burners and a side burner with a protective lid – one of the best BBQ tools ever made. 
  • You’ll enjoy the large main grilling surface which is almost 500 sq. in.. The grates are constructed of a sturdy cast iron layered with porcelain. That means it’s durable and long-lasting. There’s also a generous additional cooking surface on the side shelf which swings out.
  • As big as this barbecue is, it’s still easy to move around, thanks to the seven inch wheels. The generously sized shelving on the sides provides a lot of convenience to the workspace. 
  • Of course, the lid, the full control panel and the fascia is all high quality stainless steel. This is a sturdy and great looking unit – and a delight to use. 
  • Very easy to light with the electronic lighter which is activated every time with a single push of a button. 
  • TIP: When you buy your new barbecue be sure to grab a set of Nonstick BBQ Grill Mats to protect it and keep it looking new. Plus you’ll enjoy better tasting results – you’ll be amazed at how much better the food tastes with the grill mats. 

Chef Caron’s #2 Recommended BBQ Tools

Coleman Road Trip Propane Portable Grill LXE

    • Sure, it’s great to have a honkin’ big grill at home but what about when you want to take a barbecue grill on your camping trip, or to a family picnic, or even over to a friend’s house? Coleman came up with an elegant solution with this 3 foot grill that folds up and packs away in the trunk. Check out the pictures on the Amazon page – as barbecue tools go, it’s a pretty clever one. 
    • Naturally, when you hear the word “portable” you’re going to think small. But this grill has a surprising  285 sq. in. of grilling surface.  and the grates are sturdy cast-iron with a porcelain coating – that means they’ll hold up well even though you’re transporting it a lot and will be easy to clean and maintain. 
    • Fire this baby up and you’ll have two burners for a total of 20,000 BTUs. You’re going to need the propane canister, which doesn’t come with the package. You can pick up a few of those for convenience.
    • Additional features include a handle for towing the barbecue, wheels, and two side tables that can be removed; You’ll need to assemble it. 
  • When you break this grill down for transport, it folds down to 13 x 36 x 22 inches and weighs 60 pounds. Oh, and did we mention it comes with a full five year warranty? And here’s a link to some fun tools for cleaning your new BBQ grill.

Chef Caron’s #3 Recommended BBQ Tools

Chef Caron® BBQ Grill Mat, Designed for the Professional 17″ x 13″ – Set of 2 Nonstick, Ultra-slick, Extra Thick

    • The Chef Caron Nonstick BBQ Grill Mat  set arrives in an attractive box, suitable for a gift, in a set of 2 mats. These are extra slick due to the double-coating of the nonstick surface which is exclusive to the Chef Caron version of these grill mats. Plus they’re longer than any other mat on the market at 17×13 inches. 
    • The extra layers of PTFE mean there won’t be any of the fraying on the edges that happens with lower quality mats, you’ll have an amazingly even cooking surface which produces great results, and these mats will be easy to use and easy to clean.
    • These will work for a lot of other applications besides as a BBQ grill mat. You can use them for pan liners, dehydrator sheets, oven liners, stovetop protection, microwave liner, any non-stick application.
    • Probably the most popular feature of the nonstick grill mats is the ease of cleanup. Everybody knows what it’s like to scrub the grates on a barbecue grill. Well you won’t have to do that again. Just wash the mats off in your sink or dishwasher and they’re ready to go for the next use.
  • In addition to the Amazon warranty, Chef Caron provides a Full Three Year-Replacement Guarantee

Chef Caron’s #4 Recommended BBQ Tools

Ekogrips BBQ Grilling Gloves

    • These are fun, and if you’ve never used heat proof gloves when you grill these’ will be a great treat. They’re constructed of 100% silicone so you’ll be able to get your hands right into the action when you’re wearing these. Also great for picking up a pan that’s been cooking on the grill. One size fits all.
    • Everyone wants to know how heat resistant are they. You’ll be comfortable sticking your hands into 425 degree conditions. Above that, not so much. But as Chef Caron says, the number one mistake people make when they’re grilling is they get the grill too hot! So if you’re doing it right these are the best of the recommended BBQ tools for your needs.
    • The construction of the silicone gloves is fantastic. They give a good solid grip with the aggressively textured surface. You won’t be dropping your BBQ tools with these on your hands.
    • Doesn’t really matter what you get on these gloves because it’ll wash right off. The surface of the gloves is resistant to oils, dirt, grime, as well as charring. So toss them in the dishwasher when you’re done.
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Chef Caron’s #5 Recommended BBQ Tools

King Chef Best 18 Piece Stainless Steel BBQ Grill Tool Set With Aluminum Storage Case

  • This great set of BBQ tools comes with a brush for cleaning the grill – including an additional brush head, four sets of corn skewers, a brush for basting the grilling food – made from heat resistant silicone, a set of tongs, and a chef’s spatula. 
  • All of these great BBQ tools fit neatly into an aluminum case making it convenient to pack up and head to another location. 
  • All of these tools are made from high quality stainless steel for durability and easy cleaning.
  • Handles are extra long for safety and convenience and the tools include rings on the ends of the handles for hanging. 
  • Fantastic set of BBQ tools
  • Measures 3.2 x 17.3 x 7.1 inches and comes with a one year guarantee.

Chef Caron’s #6 Recommended BBQ Tools

Alpha Grillers BBQ Grill Brush. Stainless Steel Bristles, 18 Inch Long Tools Ideal For A Weber Barbecue

    • On great advantage of these brushes is that you can get free delivery from Amazon.com when you buy two grill brushes
    • These brushes won’t damage your porcelain coated grates. That’s an essential feature because so many of the high end barbecues are now using porcelain over cast iron. So if you have, for example, a Weber don’t worry. You’re not going to hurt it with these brushes.
    • These are not lightweight wimpy brushes. These are well constructed and will easily last several seasons even with regular grill cleaning use.
    • We like the long handle provided on these brushes. You can get to cleaning the grill while it’s still hot, which is actually the easiest time to get it clean except for the inconvenience of the heat. The long handle makes that possible.

    • As BBQ tools go, this is an extremely simple one but very useful.
    • 1 YEAR GUARANTEE so you can buy this bbq grill brush with ABSOLUTE CONFIDENCE