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Grill Rules to Break

Break These Rules for Better Summer Grilling

Bradley Carlson, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 07/15/2015 | Grilling

It seems like there are rules for just about everything, even grilling. With 80 percent of Americans having an outdoor barbecue, grill or smoker, according to the Hearth, Patio and... Read More


Garlicky Chicken Wings on the Grill

7 Easy, Delicious Recipes for Your Fourth of July Cookout

Spencer Flynn, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 07/02/2015 |

The Fourth of July, one of America’s biggest grilling holidays, is nearly here, and for many that means hosting a large family style cookout. We’ve put together a delicious, easy... Read More


Kalamazoo Grills on Steven Raichlen's Project Smoke

Watch Kalamazoo on Steven Raichlen’s Project Smoke

Russ Faulk, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet, Grillmaster | 06/29/2015 | Grilling

Steven Raichlen, king of all things barbecue and grilling, has a new program debuting soon on PBS. Some cities can see it as early as June 27 th, others will see it debut over the... Read More


Renering by Russ Cletta

The Kalamazoo Questionnaire: Russ Cletta

Chris Mordi, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 06/19/2015 | Design

Here the landscape architect, whose work has been featured frequently in the Los Angeles Times and Los Angeles Times Magazine, shares his thoughts on design inspiration, solar paving... Read More


Russ Cletta, Outdoor Kitchen Designer

3 Thoughts on Outdoor Kitchen Design

Chris Mordi, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 06/19/2015 | Design, Outdoor Kitchen Design Best Practices

Russ Cletta, landscape architect and owner of Russ Cletta Design Studio in Venice, CA, offers his three thoughts on making outdoor kitchens that are effortless, exceed expectations and... Read More


Grilling and Beer

Grilling and Beer: Perfect Combo for Father’s Day

Bradley Carlson, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 06/18/2015 | Food and Drink

Face it, your dad has plenty of ties. This Father’s Day, try giving him something a little different. Fire up the grill and get him a six-pack. But be strategic. Find a balance between... Read More


Design Your Kalamazoo Dream Outdoor Kitchen

Design Your Dream Outdoor Kitchen

Chris Mordi, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 06/05/2015 | Design

It often starts as a blank spot on the patio, usually somewhere just outside the back door. Then come the “things” to fill the spot. There’s so much to consider that it gets difficult... Read More


How to Choose the RIght Size Grill

Choosing the Right Size Grill for You

Bradley Carlson, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 05/12/2015 | Grilling

If you’re in the market for a new grill, one of the most important aspects to consider is its size. Here are some helpful things to keep in mind when looking for the right size for... Read More


Tips for Hosting a Backyard Pizza Party

4 Tips for Hosting a Backyard Pizza Party

Lauren Jones, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 04/29/2015 | Tips

It’s fair to say that pretty much everyone enjoys a good old fashioned pizza party! It is the perfect excuse to gather your friends and family and celebrate the warmer weather. We have... Read More


The Kalamazoo Built-in Outdoor Pizza Oven

The Built-in Artisan Fire Pizza Oven is Now Available

Lauren Jones, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 04/29/2015 | Outdoor Kitchens

Our newest product, the Built-in Artisan Fire Pizza Oven is now available for purchase. The built-in version of our popular countertop model offers the same high performance features,... Read More