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2019 Winners of the Great Giveaway

Pitmaster Club members in the US will be entered into all 12 monthly drawings/year for valuable prizes, all of them Gold Medal winners, including free smokers, grills, and more, average value of more than $1,000! Your odds of winning over the course of a year are only about 1 in 1,500! The next winner could be you! Join now! Click here to see all the current prize options.

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December 2019

dave uheline

This month’s winner is Dave Uheline. He selected the Hasty-Bake Gourmet 256 Dual Finish Charcoal Grill, MSRP $1,399

hasty Bake Grill


November 2019 Winner

dwight cannon

This month’s winner is Dwight Cannon. He selected the Hasty-Bake Gourmet 256 Dual Finish Charcoal Grill, MSRP $1,399

hasty Bake Grill

October 2019 Winner

holdridge

This month’s winner is Mark Holdridge. He selected the Hasty-Bake Gourmet 256 Dual Finish Charcoal Grill, MSRP $1,399

hasty Bake Grill

September 2019 Winner

Christophe Sorenson

This month’s winner is Christopher Sorensen. He selected the  Green Mountain Grills Daniel Boone Wi-Fi Pellet Smoker Package

Green Mountain Grills Daniel Boone Wi-Fi Pellet Smoker


August 2019 Winner

robert linton

The winner is Bob Linton. He chose the CyberQ from BBQ Guru, retail price $399

cyber Q BBQ temperature control


July 2019 Winner

Jim Doyle

The winner is Jim Doyle. He chose the Slow ‘N Sear Deluxe Kamado, MSRP $1,499

Slow 'N Sear Deluxe Kamado


June 2019 Winner

ian ray

The winner is Ian Ray. He chose the Slow ‘N Sear Deluxe Kamado, MSRP $1,499

Slow 'N Sear Deluxe Kamado

May 2019 Winner

Andrew Esbaugh

The May 2019 winner is Andrew Esbaugh. He selected the Hasty-Bake Gourmet 256 Dual Finish Charcoal Grill, MSRP $1,399

hasty Bake Grill

April 2019 Winner

matt

The winner is Matt Kojetin. He chose the Blaze 25″ Stainless Steel 3-Burner Gas Grill, MSRP $1,894

Blaze 25" Stainless Steel 3-Burner Gas Grill, MSRP $1,894


March 2019 Winner

Jeff Mullett

The winner is Jeff Mullett. He chose the Green Mountain Grills Daniel Boone Wi-Fi Pellet Smoker Package

Green Mountain Grills Daniel Boone Wi-Fi Pellet Smoker


February 2019 Winner

kurt schrader

The winner is Kurt Schrader. He chose the Hasty-Bake Gourmet 256 Dual Finish Charcoal Grill, MSRP $1,399

hasty Bake Grill

January 2019 Winner

Joseph Anderson

The winner is Joseph Anderson. He chose the Hasty-Bake Gourmet 256 Dual Finish Charcoal Grill, MSRP $1,399
hasty Bake Grill

Published On: 1/21/2019 Last Modified: 3/23/2021


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These are products we have tested, won our top awards, and are highly recommend. Click here to read how we test, about our medals, and what they mean.

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Surely you know somebody who loves outdoor cooking who deserves a gift for the holidays, birthday, anniversary, or just for being wonderful. There he is, right in the mirror! Here are our selections of best ideas, all Platinum or Gold Medalists, listed by price.

Click here to see our list of Gold Medal Gifts


GrillGrates Take Gas Grills To The Infrared Zone


GrillGrates(TM) amplify heat, prevent flareups, make flipping foods easier, kill hotspots, flip over to make a fine griddle, and can be easily moved from one grill to another. You can even throw wood chips, pellets, or sawdust between the rails and deliver a quick burst of smoke.

Click here for more about what makes these grates so special


The Efficiency Of A Kamado Plus The Flexibility Of The Slow ‘N Sear Insert

kamado grill
Built around SnS Grill’s patented Slow ‘N Sear charcoal kettle accessory, this 22-inch kamado is a premium ceramic grill that brings true 2-zone cooking to a kamado.

Click here for our article on this exciting cooker


The Undisputed Champion!

Thermapen One Instant Read Thermometer

ThermoWorks’ Thermapen ONE provides an accurate reading in one second or less. The ONE also includes features that are common on high-end instruments: automatic backlight, rotating display, and water resistant seals. Don’t accept cheap substitutes.
Click here to read our comprehensive Platinum Medal review


The Pit Barrel Cooker May Be Too Easy


The PBC has a rabid cult following for good reason. It is absolutely positively without a doubt the best bargain on a smoker in the world. Period. This baby will cook circles around the cheap offset sideways barrel smokers because temperature control is so much easier.

Click here to read our detailed review and the raves from people who own them


The Cool Kettle With The Hinged Hood We Always Wanted


Napoleon’s 22″ Pro Cart Charcoal Kettle Grill puts a few spins on the familiar kettle design. In fact, the hinged lid with a handle on the front, spins in a rotary motion 180 degrees. It’s hard to beat a Weber kettle, but Napoleon holds its own and adds some unique features to make the 22″ Pro Cart a viable alternative.

Click here for more about what makes this grill special


Finally, A Great Portable Pellet Smoker


Green Mountain’s portable Davy Crockett Pellet Smoker is one mean tailgating and picnic machine. But it’s also gaining popularity with people who want to add a small, set it and forget it pellet smoker to their backyard arsenal. And with their WiFi capabilities you can control and monitor Davy Crocket from your smart phone or laptop.

Click here to read our detailed review and to order