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Brinkmann 28″ Barrel Style Charcoal Grill Review

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On October 8, 2015, Brinkmann filed for Chapter 11 under the US bankruptcy code. 

The Brinkmann 28″ Barrel Style Charcoal Grill is a generic device offered in similar versions by other manufacturers. This one is smallish and stripped down to the BBQ basics. It has an adjustable height charcoal tray, removable ash pan and porcelain coated steel grates.

Although these grills are popular, inexpensive and offer relatively large capacity, we suggest you consider a Weber kettle instead. Although the cooking surface is smaller, Weber’s superior construction provides much better heat control and will last forever.

  • Model:
    28" Barrel STyle Charcoal Grill
  • Item Price:
    $ 60.00
  • Made in USA:
    no
  • Review Method:
    Looked Closely At It
    We have seen this product up close and we have also gathered info from the manufacturer, owners, and other reliable sources.
  • Primary Function:
    Grill
  • Fuel:
    Charcoal
  • Primary Capacity:
    427 square inches
    Mid-Size (about 21 burgers)

Published On: 11/26/2014 Last Modified: 2/23/2021

  • Max Good, Full time grill tester - Max Good, AmazingRibs.com's Vice President of Product Reviews & Keeper of the Flame, is the man in charge of finding the best products for the AmazingRibs.com Equipment Reviews section. Max bottles his own barbecue sauce recipes and now sells them around the country.

 

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