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How to Buy an Outdoor Refrigerator, Freezer, or Beverage Cooler | Buying Guide
In this guide, our outdoor living experts cover some things you should consider when buying an outdoor refrigerator, freezer, or beverage cooler.
Best Outdoor Compact Refrigerators for 2023
Looking for the best refrigerator for your outdoor space? In this article, we walk you through our top rated outdoor compact refrigerators to help you choose the one that's right for you.
How to Buy an Outdoor Ice Maker | Buying Guide
Outdoor ice makers are great for outdoor entertaining. Review why you need an ice maker in your outdoor kitchen and what questions you may want to ask yourself before you purchase.
Outdoor Wine Cooler Buying Guide
Learn what to look for when considering an outdoor wine cooler. Our buying guide helps you understand the pros and cons of different models and types.
Best Outdoor Kegerators for 2022
How about an ice-cold draft beer right in your own backyard? Follow along as we review our top rated outdoor kegerators, a great addition to your outdoor kitchen.
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Outdoor Kitchen Refrigeration
If a private backyard host is an entertainer, then what better stage is there than their well-stocked outdoor BBQ island? With the pop of a bottle, the flourish of tongs, and the licking of flames, any patio performer can entertain better with all the right BBQ island appliances. After all, doesn’t every great performer rely on their compartments? Musicians wield instrument cases; magicians dazzle out of boxes of tricks... Why should the backyard host be any different? They simply work from much nicer equipment — stainless steel refrigeration for outdoor kitchens, such as shelved or basketed compact freezers; glass-door beverage centers; 6-shelf wine coolers; and much more. And unlike the magician, your rabbit goes great with garlic and rosemary!
Consider the following amazing tricks that you, too, can learn with outdoor refrigeration:
- Constantly needing to leave your own backyard party while entertaining? Luxury means keeping everything at hand instead
- Get in your steps walking the dog — not by running back inside for beverages, fresh ice, or bottled wine
- Want chilled plates, cold bowls, and beer glasses within your reach? Well, now you can have them
- Keep all those prepped foods, cold dishes, and garnishes out of sight but at your fingertips
- Care about food safety? So do outdoor-rated appliances, and they're amazing at it
- Like being prepared? Like less effort? Boy, do we have the answer for you
Nothing evolves a regular BBQ kitchen island into a full-service entertainment center quite like outdoor kitchen appliances. Whether you're a host delighting private company or a homeowner who loves to lead cookouts for the neighbors, adding rock-solid refrigeration for outdoor kitchens instantly enriches the experience. Not only do BBQ kitchen appliances multiply your hosting capabilities tenfold, but they cut down on time spent micromanaging the needs of your guests — which affords you more time to flip those seasoned burgers, work on your hibachi-style shrimp toss, crack a few new laughs, and show off some tricks of your own.
Eager to be an outdoor entertaining champion? Our in-house experts are constantly updating our very own Grillabilities℠ articles, teaching you the skills to grill! Our goal? To take any newcomer from first taste to first place with competition-level execution — and to teach our loyal grill masters out there a few new tricks. Already a killer griller? Rather build your barbecue backyard paradise? Skip those grueling research hours: our many BBQ and Outdoor Kitchen Buying Guides, written by our top specialists, squeeze 20+ years of expertise into the need-to-know info! Any questions about these products (or anything else we offer)? BBQ specialists are waiting to answer your call — give them a ring at 1-877-743-2269.