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Flavour provided by gas BBQs 'continues to improve'

03/08/2010 Advancements with gas BBQs in recent years mean that they now offer a similar flavour to their charcoal counterparts.

Greg Killick, the head of the Home Depot barbecue department in Newbury Park, California, told that traditionally charcoal BBQs have offered a smokier flavour but "improvements in heat shield technology have helped to improve the taste of meat cooked on gas BBQs".

Gas BBQs were also said to be more convenient as they offer "instant and controllable heat levels", another Home Depot employee told the news provider.

Regardless of whether you choose to invest in a gas BBQ or a charcoal grill, the website highlighted that it was essential to do you research and choose the right model for your needs.

Those who already have a gas BBQ and are looking for ideas about what to cook could take advice from Yum Sugar, which recently recommended grilled kebabs as a great way to enjoy seasonal vegetables.

It suggested grilling courgette, aubergine and pepper on a stick and serving the kebabs with feta cheese and orzu pasta.

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