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Weber Original Kettle Premium 26" Charcoal Grill

Price: 

$349

The Weber Original Kettle Premium 26" Charcoal Grill is a larger version of the Original Kettle 22", and adds some nice features. Instead of just slots on the bottom through which ash falls onto an open tray, the Premium has an enclosed receptacle attached to the bottom to capture and hold ash so it cannot blow around. It comes off quickly for easy disposal of ash... Read More

Weber Performer 22" Charcoal Grill

Price: 

$300

Weber's Performer 22" Charcoal Grill is a feature rich version of the basic Original Kettle 22" on a small cart. The new 2015 Performers come standard with Weber's Gourmet BBQ Cooking System which had been available only as an option... Read More

Weber Performer Deluxe 22" Charcoal Grill

Price: 

$499

Weber's Performer Deluxe 22" Charcoal Grill is a feature rich version of the basic Original Kettle 22" on a cart. The new 2015 Performers come standard with Weber's Gourmet BBQ Cooking System which had been available only as an option... Read More

Weber Performer Gold Charcoal Grill 22.5" DISCONTINUED

Price: 

$299

  Click here for the 2015 version of this classic grill... Read More

Weber Performer Platinum Charcoal Grill DISCONTINUED

Price: 

$349

This model has been DISCONTINUED. Click here for the 2015 version of this classic grill... Read More

Weber Performer Premium 22" Charcoal Grill

Price: 

$450

Weber's Performer Premium 22" Charcoal Grill is a feature rich version of the basic Original Kettle 22" on a cart. The new 2015 Performers come standard with Weber's Gourmet BBQ Cooking System which had been available only as an option... Read More

Weber Performer Silver Charcoal Grill 22.5" DISCONTINUED

Price: 

$229

Click here for the 2015 version of this classic grill... Read More

Weber Smokey Joe Silver and Gold Portable Charcoal Grills

Price: 

$30

The black porcelain enameled lid and base of Weber's Smokey Joe Silver and Gold Portable Charcoal Grills has the same tight construction and durable coating you find on Weber's big kettles. Both have rust free aluminum dampers for air and heat control. The 14.5"diameter plated steel grates provide 165 square inches of cook surface... Read More

Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker 18.5"

Price: 

$349

The Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker 18.5" is the original and mid-size version of their popular charcoal smoker. WSMs are high quality, charcoal fueled, bullet-shaped smokers. They are often seen competing head to head with large commercial cookers at practically every competition. And winning... Read More

Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker 14.5"

Price: 

$219

For 2014 Weber brought back the 14.5" compact version of their popular Smokey Mountain Series. WSMs are high quality, charcoal fueled, bullet-shaped smokers. They are often seen competing head to head with large commercial cookers at practically every competition. And winning. They take very little time to master, and there are a lot of tricks the experts use to produce incredible food... Read More

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Made of rugged 1/8" thick aluminum, 20" long, with four serious rivets, mine show zero signs of weakness after years of abuse. I use it on meats, hot charcoal, burning logs, and with the mechanical advantage that the scissor design creates, I can easily pick up a whole packer brisket. Click here to read more. - Meathead

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Mo's Smoking Pouch is essential for gas grills. It is an envelope of mesh 304 stainless steel that holds wood chips or pellets. The airspaces in the mesh are small enough that they limit the amount of oxygen that gets in so the wood smolders. Put it on top of the cooking grate, on the burners, on the coals. It holds enough wood for about 15 minutes for short cooks, so you need to refill it or buy a second pouch for long cooks like pork shoulder and brisket. Mine has survived more than 50 cooks. I like it better than the smoker tubes. Click for more info. - Meathead

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