The Grilling Pantry: Tools for Success

There are a few grilling accessories that you must have, a few more that you need to have and several more that are nice to have. Below is a list of my favorite things.

Must Have:

  • Olive Oil or Vegetable Oil
  • Basting Brush
  • Kosher Salt
  • Pepper Mill with Black Peppercorns
  • Locking Long-Handled Chef Tongs
  • Brass Bristle Cleaning Brush or crumpled up aluminum foil
  • Instant-Read Meat Thermometer

Need to Have:

  • Heavy Duty Mitt
  • Long Handled Spatula

Nice to Have:

  • Kabob Skewers
  • Instant Read Meat Thermometer with remote monitor
  • Tray to carry all of your grilling supplies
  • Resealable plastic bags for marinating or oiling food
  • Favorite sea salt
  • Fleur de Sel

Extra Nice to Have:

  • Chicken Sitter
  • Rib Rack
  • Outdoor or Grill Light