Barbecuing with the gas grill is much easier and clean as a comparison to the Barbecuing with charcoal. It is very easy to learn the process to Barbecuing on the gas grill and if you want to prepare your food successfully on the gas grill then you need to get know about the right supplies and it is important to follow the safety precautions during Barbecuing.
At first, you need to hook up the propane tank to your gas grill and then lighting the grill properly and then you are free for Barbecuing your favorite meal in a quick and safe way. Here are some steps that you can follow to learn how to barbecue on gas grills.
Turn on the gas supply
First of all, you need to turn on the gas supplies and if you are using a propane tank then you can turn on the knob of the tank and then you can start next process.
Open the grill lid
Before lighting the Barbecuing, you need to open the grill lid. You need to make sure that does not light the grill with a closed lid because the gas buildup can create any explosion.
Preheat the grill
Before going to Barbecuing your food, it is essential for you to preheat the grill at the right temperature. For this, you need to turn on all the three burners of the gas grill to the highest heat. After that, let the grill preheat for almost ten minutes or you can leave it until the grill grate is searing hot. Make sure to preheat the grill before cooking on it because it helps to get the food cook all the way through evenly and in an effective manner.
Clean the grates on the grill
You need to clean the grates on the grill by using a wire brush that helps to remove any dried food or grease over the grate. It is also important for you to preheat the grill before cleaning it with a brush because it makes easy to clean the grates in an effective manner.
Turn the grill knob down
After cleaning the grates, you need to low down then grill knob that makes easy to put the food on it easily without having any fear of burning food. If you are Barbecuing a small amount of food then you can turn off the grill knobs for those sections of the grill that you are not using. If you are using the whole grill and preparing a large amount of food then you can keep the grill knob on low or high on alternate so that you get the different temperatures to cook your food effectively.
Place the food on the grill grates
Now, you can place the food on the grill grate directly but make sure the position the food over the flames. You should place food that higher heat on that side of the grill that is set to medium to high such as steaks, hamburgers, etc. you can set the food that requires low heat for cooking like vegetables on the side of the grill that is set on low heat.
Flip the food by using a spatula
It is also important for you to consider that all sides of your food cooked well and even and it can be possible if you flip them from time to time. You can use a spatula or tongs to flip the food over the grates and make sure the cook all side of the food on the equal time. You can adjust the temperature of the grill as required by using the grill knobs and it allows you to get delicious barbecuing food.
Remove the food and turn off the grill knobs
At last, when your food is cooked properly then you can remove it from the grates and then turn off the grill knobs. Make sure to clean the grill grates after every use so that you do not get any left food particles next time.