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We believe that everybody is capable of making delicious food.

Welcome to Own the Grill, your top online publisher for all things grilling, smoking, and BBQ.


New To Grilling & BBQ? Start Here

Whether you’re brand new to BBQ or a seasoned pit master, we’ve got you covered at Own the Grill.  Here are some of the most popular content categories on our site:




Grills and Smokers

Out of the countless grilling brands and products, which works best for you?  Check out our extensive database of grills and smokers. 


Grilling and BBQ Expertise

It doesn’t matter whether you’ve never smoked a brisket before or your pit skills can rival those of a seasoned professional.  Our content will help take your BBQ to the next level.


Recipes and Food Knowledge

Want to learn the next legendary grilling recipe for dinner night?  Or educational materials on different meats to help you become a better chef?  Either way, you’ve come to the right place


Hungry for Grilling and BBQ Knowledge? Start Here

King of The Grill The Ultimate Guide to Grilling

Ultimate Guide to Grilling

You won’t find a more thorough breakdown of grilling on the internet.  We cover everything from grill mechanics to cooking techniques to how long you should cook each type of meat.


Meat Doneness Guide

Beef looks done but you have no idea what’s happening on the inside? We’ve been there and written a complete meat doneness guide so you know exactly when each type of meat can come off the grill.

best smokers for beginners

Best Smokers for Beginners

Smoking great BBQ can sound like a daunting task. We’ve created a complete guide to help you choose your first smoker so you can be well on your way to epic and legendary cookouts.


Guide to the Different Types of Grills

With all of the different grill types out there, it can be tough to know which one is best for your set up. We’ve got you covered with our thorough guide to all of the different fuel types, configurations, and more.


What Are the Different Types of Smokers?

How do the BBQ legends do it? They certainly have the know-how, but it all starts with their equipment. So if you want to smoke the perfect brisket, pork butt, or roast, we’ve created a guide to all the different smoker types.