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Old 06-29-2006, 11:10 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by jkath
Does the odor knock you over when you open the bag?
It's summertime. You just do it outside. But really, it's not that bad and well worth it.

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Old 08-14-2006, 02:35 PM   #12
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For the grilling surface, please be sure your wire brush has either brass or stainless steel bristles.

For the outside of the grill, I suggest cleaning first with an organic degreaser (like one of the many orange-oil-based cleaners) followed by your favorite stainless steel polish. I have not yet found a stainless steel polish that cuts through grease and soot very well.


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Old 08-14-2006, 03:20 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by Goodweed of the North
The easiest method I know is still to place a bowl of amonia into a large plastic bag along with the grates. Close the bag and seal with string, or whatever. Leave overnight. Next day, untie the bag, remove the grates, wipe off with a damp paper towel. Your grates will look like new, without a lot of elbow-grease.

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A chef once said that it's best to clean cooking surfaces with something compatible with food, like lemon juice. He used a 50/50 solution of lemon juice and water to clean his grill (it was a Japanese steakhouse grill though). Just a thought.

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