24 Must-Have Grilling Tools Everyone Should Own

Get your grilling gear in order for some of summer's hottest and most delicious parties.

April 20, 2017
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Grilling may seem simple—you toss a few burgers, vegetables, and chicken wings on the fire and call it a day—but the best grilling tools can take your neighborhood barbecue from good to unforgettable. 

More: 50 Grilling Recipes for Your Summer Cookout

Check out our list of the top 24 must-have tools to make your outdoor cookout a serious success: 

Rotisserie
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Rotisserie

Char-Broil Premium Electric Rotisserie, $55.71, Amazon

BBQ gloves
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BBQ gloves

PUREFLY Orange Silicone Heat Resistant Gloves, $11.99, Amazon

Butcher's twine
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Butcher's twine

Norpro Cotton Twine, $5.34, Amazon

Grill-proof griddle
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Grill-proof griddle

Lodge Reversible Grill/Griddle, $27.49, Amazon

Long-handled spatula
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Long-handled spatula

Weber Original Spatula, $10.63, Amazon

Tongs
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Long-handled tongs

GEEKHOM Heavy Duty Non-Stick Tongs, $13.99, Amazon

Grill press
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Grill press

Lodge Logic Flat Iron Grill Press, $21.99, Amazon

Pizza stone
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Pizza stone

Pizzacraft ThermaBond Baking/Pizza Stone, $28.99, Amazon

Grill-proof wok
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Grill-proof wok

Mr. Bar-B-Q Cast-Iron Wok, $18.99, Amazon

Smoker box for gas grills
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Smoker box for gas grills

Weber Universal Stainless Steel Smoker Box, $20.99, Amazon

Wood chips
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Wood chips

Smoking Wood Chip Variety Bundle, $59.99, Amazon

Charcoal
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Charcoal

Fogo All Natural Premium Hardwood Lump Charcoal, $64.97, Amazon

Chimney starter for charcoal grills
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Chimney starter for charcoal grills

Weber Rapidfire Chimney Starter, $14.99, Amazon

Instant-read thermometer & timer
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Instant-read thermometer & timer

UINSTONE Digital Cooking Kitchen Food Meat Thermometer with Built-in Clock Timer, $9.99, Amazon

Perforated grill pan
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Perforated grill pan

Weber Professional-Grade Grill Pan, $19.99, Amazon

Grill brush
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Grill brush

Qually United BBQ Grill Brush, $14.95, Amazon

Drip pans
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Drip pans

Weber Aluminum Drip Pans, Set of 10, $5.99, Amazon

Basting brushes
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Basting brushes

GrillHogs BBQ Grill Basting Brush, $7.95, Amazon

Barbecue Marinade Spray Bottle
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Spray bottle

Steven Raichlen Barbecue Marinade Spray Bottle, $11.99, Amazon

Barbecue Skewers
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Skewers

X-Chef Flat Barbecue Skewers, $8.99, Amazon

Rib rack
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Rib rack

Sorbus Non-Stick Rib Rack, $13.99, Amazon

Grilling basket
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Grilling basket

Grillaholics Grill Basket, $22.99, Amazon

barbecue claws
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Barbecue claws

Cuisinart Meat Pulling/Shredding Claws, $14.61, Amazon

Grill mats
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Grill mats

Grillaholics Grill Mat, Set of 2, $19.99, Amazon

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