Guest Picks: Gear Up for Outdoor Cooking and Entertaining
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As we gear up for a summer of outdoor cooking and entertaining, there are many ways to create an inviting and welcoming space. I love how these picks can make it fun for both hosts and guests to linger over a delicious meal. — Liren from Kitchen Confidante
Kamado Kub Ceramic Charcoal Grill - $299
There's nothing like a charcoal grill. This one is not only space saving, it's also fuel efficient! Plus, you can use it to grill, smoke, sear and even bake.
Lynx 36-Inch Freestanding Grill - $5,599
When it comes to gas grills, this one by Lynx runs like a Ferrari.
Super Chill Insulated Servers - $69.50
I love how these beautiful bowls keep dishes chilled, even on a sweltering day.
Margarita Recycled Glass Drinkware - $29.50
It's not a party without something tasty to drink! This set makes it instantly festive.
Recycled Glass Drink Dispenser
Or let your guests serve themselves. Fill this dispenser with water, lemonade or even something boozy!
Recycled-Glass Lantern - $9
Set the mood with these recycled glass lanterns. The patio will be glowing come sunset.
Oversized Outdoor Tray - $39.95
Trays are a must to bring the goodies from the indoors out. This oversized tray will get you ready with fewer trips.
Dexter Outdoor Expandable Dining Table - $499
There is finally an expandable table for the outdoor dining space! Whether you have a family of four or a party of six, seating won't be a problem.
Waffle Cone Ice Cream Dish - $7
No time to bake a fancy dessert? Stick to ice cream, and serve them up in these adorable waffle cone dishes.
Garden Sun Patio Heater With Door, Stainless Steel - $399.99
Don't let a little cool weather ruin the party. Keep cozy outdoors with a patio heater.
Outdoor Firebowl - $199.95
There's nothing more inviting than a roaring fire. Kids will love to make s'mores while grown-ups stay cozy.
Outdoor Wireless Speaker And Dock - $159.99
Don't forget the tunes! No party is complete without music. This wireless speaker and dock will make sure of that.
26-Inch Oversized Replaceable Head Grill Brush Set - $22.99
This isn't the most pretty thing, but you can't have a summer barbecue without one; a good grill brush is a must.
Challenge Badminton Set - $269.99
This is a classic game the whole family will love! Badminton is always fun during a party.
Saddlestitch Outdoor Rug - $45
Rugs create a sense of space, and the same goes for outside. This outdoor rug is resilient to the elements and adds homeyness to your patio.
Easy Shade Outdoor Umbrella - $895
Even sun worshippers need protection from the sun once in a while. This umbrella opens easily, with the touch of a finger.
Dots, Dashes And Arc Seating By La Fete - $395
Create the perfect seating arrangement with these modular pieces.
Marsala Buffet - $1,995
A potluck becomes instantly refined with this gorgeous outdoor buffet.
Beachcomber Flatware Caddy - $59
Little details, such as this flatware caddy, make it easy for guests to help themselves.