Tell the world what fires you up by sharing #WhyIGrill today.

Flavor, nostalgia, fun, relaxation – whether you just bought your very first grill or you’re an expert pitmaster – why do you grill? Discover why others are grilling and share your story with #WhyIGrill.

Tell the world what fires you up by sharing #WhyIGrill today.

Flavor, nostalgia, fun, relaxation – whether you just bought your very first grill or you’re an expert pitmaster – why do you grill? Discover why others are grilling and share your story with #WhyIGrill.

About
Why I Grill

While there are endless reasons to grill, each one is personal.

Maybe you grill to relax. Your backyard is your oasis, your respite, your happy place. The flame is your focal point. Maybe you grill for nostalgia. Backyard barbecues make up your happiest memories. Your grill is your time machine to your best moments growing up. Maybe you grill to step it up. You’re in your new home. You’re starting a new family. Your grill tells the world your adulting game is lit. Or maybe, just maybe, you grill for the sheer joy of cooking. The sizzle on the grates, the smell rising to the sky, the juices dripping on the coals. No matter the reason, we love that you love our favorite pastime.

MMMM DELICIOUS

GRILLING RECIPES

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Chicken Grilling Game Day Grilling

Maple-Glazed Chicken Wings

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Game Day Grilling Pork Grilling

Candied Pork Back Ribs

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Pork Grilling

Boog’s Smoked Pork Loin

GRILLING TIPS & TRICKS

From your first grill to your fifth, you can always up your grilling game. Whether it’s testing out a new type of flame, switching things up with new accessories or learning important safety tips, there’s never a shortage of skills to add to your plate. Discover new tips & tricks and share these educational resources with your network.

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Breakfast Barbecue

How to Grill Breakfast: Tips from Barbecue Experts

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Techniques

9 Ways to Put Some Barbecue Flame on Your Fruits and Veggies

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Techniques

Barbecue Tips

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GRILLING TIPS & TRICKS

From your first grill to your fifth, you can always up your grilling game. Whether it’s testing out a new type of flame, switching things up with new accessories or learning important safety tips, there’s never a shortage of skills to add to your plate. Discover new tips & tricks and share these educational resources with your network.

View Tip

Breakfast Barbecue

How to Grill Breakfast: Tips from Barbecue Experts

View Tip

Techniques

9 Ways to Put Some Barbecue Flame on Your Fruits and Veggies

View Tip

Techniques

Barbecue Tips

View All Tips

What's
Going On?

news, events & happenings

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Host a Fumble-Free “Homegate” This Football Season

Host the ultimate homegate with these high-scoring tips! Fire up the grill and cheer on your favorite team without having to leave home.

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5 Easy Ways to Use Up Thanksgiving Leftovers

This season love your leftovers by thinking outside the kitchen and firing up the grill to add flavor and fun to your leftover turkey, stuffing, casseroles and pie.

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Start Your Morning Right With These 5 Grilled Breakfast Recipes

From classics like bacon and eggs to adventurous dishes like warm cinnamon rolls, cooking your morning meal on the grill is a great way to start the day.

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SANTA CLAUS

#WHYIGRILL?

Each month, the site will feature a grilling “ambassador,” who will share why they grill and encourage others to do the same. This month, Santa Claus. Yep, that Santa Claus. Based in Long Island, he’s a competition pitmaster, certified BBQ and owner of Santa’s BBQ Catering, giving the gift of good food year-round.

SANTA CLAUS

Who is HPBA?

Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA), represents and provides professional member services and industry support, for manufacturers, retailers, distributors, representatives, service firms, and allied associates for all types of fireplace, stove, heater, barbecue and outdoor living appliances and accessories. Learn More

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