Helping You Learn How to Barbecue and Grill

​Welcome to BarbecueLogic, your expert source for tips, guides, recipes and product ​reviews for charcoal, electric and gas ​BBQ grills and smokers. Whether you're a​ total beginner or a seasoned Grillmaster, ​​​our resources offer help ​for every stage of ​preparing amazing barbecue:

  • ​Selecting and buying the best BBQ grills​ and smokers​
  • ​Protecting ​equipment and keeping your ​food- and yourself- safe​
  • ​Planning unique, fun and delicious cookouts for family and friends
  • And of course... Grilling and smoking meats to absolute perfection!

​​Plus so much more!  Check out our equipment reviews, cooking guides ​and blog for fun news and activities in the delicious world of barbecue!​ And don't hesitate to drop us a line ​if you'd like to request a new product review, cooking technique or recipe​.  We would love to hear from you!

Featured Guides

​A special selection of some of ​BarbecueLogic's ​most popular BBQ grilling and smoking tips, guides and recipes.

What’s the Best Way to Light a Charcoal Grill?
The Best Way to light a Charcoal Grill is using a Chimney Starter ​A bright sunny afternoon is ideal for[...]
How to Smoke a Brisket
How to smoke a brisket? Brisket is a staple of barbecue cuisine and in Texas, it's the meat by which all[...]
A Guide to the Different Styles of American Barbecue
Is there any cuisine that’s more uniquely American than barbecue? Enjoyed at family and community gatherings in all 50 states,[...]

Buying Guides

​Are you ready to buy a new BBQ grill or smoker, but ​don't where to start? ​ ​We've researched dozens of products to find the best equipment for your needs. Check out these featured articles or explore our full collection of Buyer's Guides​.

The Top 5 Pellet Smokers
​Pellet smokers ​​​are convenient and ​offer the ​natural smoke flavoring that only wood-fueled fires can ​provide. ​​​Our Top 5 list[...]
The Best Charcoal Grills of 2018
​Grilling with charcoal ​offers an authentic smoky flavor ​and the tell-tale grill marks ​of a real ​​BBQ. Check out our[...]
Best Barbecue Smokers Under $500
Smoking is the art of transforming tough cuts of meat into delicious, tender masterpieces, and it is one of the[...]