Everything you need (and want) for your Best Backyard Barbeque ever!
Summer's right around the corner and you might be thinking about gathering up some of your closest friends and family and throwing some steaks, chicken or hamburger on the grill! Make sure you have everything you need (or want) for the best backyard barbeque ever. You must have all the hottest barbeque gadgets and tools to outshine all the rest. Your buddies will walk away with the fullest bellies and a new appreciation for the grillmaster that you are!
What do I need for the Best Backyard Barbeque?
- Grill of course! Gas or Charcoal
- Grilling Accessories and Tools - Barbeque Tongs, Barbeque Brush
- Barbeque Sauce - Hot or Mild, any way you like it!
- Beverage cooler or tub - For the beer and sodas
- Comfortable seating for all your buddies - Table and Chairs are good!
- Something to eat your barbequed masterpiece on - plates, utensils
- Umbrella for those super hot days or in case (God Forbid!) it rains.
- Entertainment - Horseshoes, Volleyball, Cards
- Kids Stuff - table, outdoor games and opportunities to get wet!
- Dress to impress with the best backyard barbeque attire
Gotta have a Grill!
The most important part of the backyard barbeque besides your friends and family is the grill. You need something to cook the steaks, chicken, hamburgers and hot dogs on. There are many choices when it comes to grills, gas grills, charcoal grills, natural gas grills, smoker grills just to name a few. Choose the kind of grill that suits you best. Consider how you want your meats to taste, if you liked that smoked flavor then maybe you might like a smoker grill. if you are going for clean and easy a propane or natural gas grill might suit your needs best.
Must have Grilling Accessories and Tools
Grilling accessories like basting brushes, tongs, forks, knives and cleaning brushes are a must have when preparing your grilled masterpieces. These helpful tools will give you the upper-hand when you are trying to tame the grill and not burn yourself in the process. Grilling accessories come in sets and are sold separately plus they make great gifts for the grilling chef extraordinaire!
Choose the Best Barbeque Sauce Ever
Barbeque sauce comes in many, many different flavors. Of course the sauce decision is completely up to you. You can choose, hot, mild, fire, cajun style, honey flavored, gourmet, ok, there are just too many to list here! You get the idea! Flavor it up with barbeque sauce and your barbequed meat will be the hit of the party!
Keep those beverages ice cold!
Barbeques aren't a barbeque without cold beverages. Nothings better than a cold brew with a barbequed delight! Keep your beverage cold in a cooler or an ice tub. Your guests will be thankful for a cool drink on a hot summer day and the chef will be smiling all the way to the cooler.
Where's everybody going to be seated?
You want your guests to be comfortable of course so make sure there is ample seating for all of your guests. Seat them around the table or just out in the yard in a comfy chair. There is always the old fashioned picnic table too. Let them relax and enjoy their day while you do all the grilling!
Dinnerware for the Backyard Barbeque
Now that everything is grilled and barbequed, it's time to eat! You will need to decide what type of plates you will be using. Hamburgers and hotdogs will most likely be fine on a paper plate. Steaks and chicken will probably require a more heavy duty plate which your guests can cut their meat on if needed. Don't forget this important factor, you don't want your guests spilling your grilled perfection on the grass!
Umbrellas will keep your guest shaded
Many people have their backyard barbeques during the hot summer months. Use an umbrella to keep you guests cool and protected from the harmful sun rays. Your guests will be more likely to stay longer if they aren't roasting in the heat! Umbrellas are handy if it starts to rain, darn it.
Entertain your guests at Backyard Barbeques
Of course its fun to joke around and have great conversation with your guests. Why not try out some fun games at your next barbeque. Get a volleyball net, horseshoes, or a croquet set. The competition can be firece so go at it hard and most of all, everyone will have a great time
Kids like Barbeques too!
Many barbeques also include kids. Make their backyard barbeque special by setting a special table for them. Make sure they have plenty to keep them entertained away from the grill of course. Kids love anything that will keep them cool like water fun. All your guests will have a much better time when the kids have plenty to keep them busy!
Dress to impress for your next Backyard Barbeque
You always want to look your best especially when you are hosting your own backyard barbeque. Wear a hat to keep the sun out of your eyes or get a really cool barbeque apron that will have all your buddies laughing. Your barbeque party is a great occason to wear something special!