Summertime is more fun with some barbecuing. However, managing a full-size grill is not easy for everyone. So, portable grills like Weber Smokey Joe are being launched in the market for BBQ enthusiasts, who don’t want to indulge into hefty grilling sessions.
It is the 14 1/2-inch version of the iconic Weber Kettle charcoal grill. It’s ideal for cooking on a small balcony, patio, park, or beach. But don’t go on its small size, this portable, lightweight grill has temperature control feature that works very muck like full-sized Weber to prepare delicious BBQ meals.
The porcelain-coated steel construction makes it durable so that it can be used for years without any inconvenience. The circular grill rests on three legs and it contains an ash catcher under the bottom vent to reduce mess around it. The grill further closes down to put the fire out so you can save charcoal, after use. The glass reinforced nylon handle allows you to easily remove the lid as needed.
This portable charcoal grill has been a mainstay for decades. It is one of the most famous and widely available little grills on the market. Nonetheless, it has a few limitations. Being small and lightweight it can be knocked over easily, however, to avoid that you have to place it away from foot traffic. Due to its small cooking chamber, the bottom vent can get clogged by ashes and food particles. This means it needs regular cleaning without a miss.
Despite these disadvantages, we’d still recommend this portable charcoal grill just because of its superior airflow for even flames for better cooking. You can purchase this easy-to-use portable grill online for just $29.99. It is indeed an ideal portable grill for cookouts, tailgate parties, and car camping.