BBQ Infographic: America’s Love Affair with Grilling

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BBQ Infographic: America’s Love Affair with Grilling

Nothing screams summer like a good old-fashioned barbecue. Warm weather has always meant prime season for firing up those backyard grills, but today, one of our favorite national pastimes — grilling — is quickly becoming a popular year-round activity. More and more Americans are discovering the flavor-inducing power of an open flame — the perfect excuse to throw everything from hotdog-and-hamburger tailgate parties to pineapple-and-kebab dinner soirees. Feeling inspired? Check out this infographic for a few stats on how the country gets its grill on. How many people really barbecue? According to the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association, a whopping 80% of U.S. households own an outdoor barbecue, grill or smoker, with 30% planning …

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