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Common Grilling Mistakes that Can Ruin Your Cookout

Gourmandize Logo By Anna Hartley of Gourmandize | Slide 1 of 13: Who doesn't love a good backyard grill sesh? The smoky aromas wafting in the air, the slightly charred flavors of your food, the relaxation of cooking outside in the open air—but are you sure you're doing it right? While grilling may seem pretty straightforward, there are several ways to get it wrong. Here are the mistakes you're probably making, or at least the ones you definitely want to avoid.

Grilling Mistakes

Who doesn't love a good backyard grill sesh? The smoky aromas wafting in the air, the slightly charred flavors of your food, the relaxation of cooking outside in the open air—but are you sure you're doing it right? While grilling may seem pretty straightforward, there are several ways to get it wrong. Here are the mistakes you're probably making, or at least the ones you definitely want to avoid.

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