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Barbeques versus the George Foreman grill

I know there is probably no comparison here. But, I live in an apt with a tiny backyard and Im really uncomfortable with bringing a barbeque into the back area. Neighbor has this huge tree that hangs down. Anyhoo, does anyone own one of those grills and if you do how do you like it?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:24 PM on May. 30, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • I used to have a large GF grill. There is absolutely no comparison to a real grill. I really don't think you can do ribs, chicken, corn on the cob, etc. with the GF grill. Plus after a while, it stops getting as hot as when you originally got it. It makes nasty grilled cheese, BTW.
    paige8608

    Answer by paige8608 at 5:27 PM on May. 30, 2010

  • I had the small one and it worked great!
    jeanclaudia

    Answer by jeanclaudia at 5:43 PM on May. 30, 2010

  • I have an older George Foreman and I love it! We've had it for 8 years and it still works like it did when it was new and I use it about once every two weeks, more often in the summer. I use it for steak, chicken, and pork chops. The flavor and everything is different than an outdoor bbq, but I like it in the summer because it's fast and doesn't heat up the house like the oven does. I would like to upgrade to the one with removable plates though because it is kind of a pain to clean it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:59 PM on May. 30, 2010

  • We use a George Foreman grill in the winter time, its great for burgers and bonelss chicken breast...we've even done steaks and london broil, but I have to say its a giant bitch to clean. It does, IMO, make better grilled chicken than our gas grill.
    gramsmom

    Answer by gramsmom at 9:14 PM on May. 30, 2010

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