To get the most out of the great American summer ritual of cooking outdoors, you will need to get a grille that can do the job. Whether you want a gas grille, one that uses pellets or even old fashioned charcoal, there are some out there that will help you produce the best food possible. Price is a consideration of course, but there is also quality to consider. A grill that will last you a few years, and one that delivers the food you need when you need it, is what makes one worth the extra cash. The best three out there, and the best deals, are the Holland Freedom BH, the Primo Oval XL, and the PK Grill and Smoker.

To get the most out of the great American summer ritual of cooking outdoors, you will need to get a grille that can do the job…

Whether you want a gas grille, one that uses pellets or even old fashioned charcoal, there are some out there that will help you produce the best food possible. Price is a consideration of course, but there is also quality to consider. A grill that will last you a few years, and one that delivers the food you need when you need it, is what makes one worth the extra cash. The best three out there, and the best deals, are the Holland Freedom BH, the Primo Oval XL, and the PK Grill and Smoker.

The PK Grill and Smoker goes for less than $400 on Amazon, and is possibly the best bang for the buck of them all. It is a plain, no frills operation, portable kitchen that still delivers when it comes to cooking. It is made of cast aluminum, and has a lid that is easy to lift. It has 405 square inches of cooking space, so you can heat up some things while you grill the burgers. Its simple design allows for great airflow and temperature control. The cast aluminum body is light enough to move, and durable enough to last a very long time. This grill uses charcoal or pellets. This one is great for family outings and picnics. It is also made for keeping in the back yard, ready to be used at any time. There is on need to think of this as a summer - only activity when you have this basic grill that is of excellent quality.

The Primo Oval is similar but more a top of the line for the almost professional chef. It also uses charcoal or pellets, and sells on Amazon for $1,654. It is built like a tank and will last for decades, not just years. The only downside is that it is pretty heavy. It holds temperature, and the temperature can be adjusted easily. It is easy to use and versatile. It has a 680 square inch cooking surface. It also has large sideboards on each side, so you don't even need a table to do the cooking. It is made of ceramic, so the fire stays hot. it also has a 20-year warranty. It has a unique oval shape, which the makers say keeps the heat intense. This one can also be made into a steamer and slow cooker. It offers the talented chef a lot of options to make the best food possible.

The Holland Freedom BH is a balance between the other two, and sells on Amazon for about $800. It is a simple grille but uses propane, and you can use charcoal with some adjustment. It is easy to maintain and offers a consistent temperature over its 400 square inches of cooking space. It is a very sturdy grille, guaranteed to last for years. It has two movable smoking trays to use inside the cooker when you close the lid. The great versatility here makes this an excellent smoker as well as a top of the line grill. It can be used for a family outing, and for cooking for large groups just as well. You can cook a steak or a turkey with this grill. With accessories you can make this into a slow cooker and a steamer as well.