10 Grills & Ovens for Epic Labor Day Feasts

From seared steaks to roast pigs, Argentine asado to Brazilian rodizio, these devices do it all…


In the 1980s, appliance makers like Viking led food lovers to install “commercial-style” kitchens in their homes. Today the same trend is moving out to the backyard thanks to heavy-duty, high-output, technologically advanced and increasingly specialized cooking devices that run into five figures. Many are designed to be freestanding or built into full outdoor kitchens. Award-winning grilling expert and TV host Steven Raichlen says, “Someone described high-end watches as sports cars you wear on your wrist. I’d say high-end grills are sports cars you can use cooking your dinner.” These 11 high-end grills and ovens are the very best tools available for backyard feasts of epic proportions.