The Weber Original Kettle 57cm Black comfortably blends Weber's distinctive, iconic barbecue stylings with an array of well designed and thought out features creating a truly classic barbecue that is an easy to use, easy to clean, and easy to live with tough and robust barbecue which will deliver excellent grilling results every time for many years. Developed from Weber's original 1952 heritage kettle barbecue design the Weber Original Kettle 57cm Black uses all Weber's hard gained knowledge and experience of charcoal grilling that they have acquired over the last 60 years so while the kettle design may look very familiar features such as the easy to control fully vented barbecue kettle and stainless steel one-touch cleaning system make sure there is nothing old fashioned about the grilling performance and simplicity of use.
The lid and bowl of the kettle of the Weber Original Kettle 57cm Black are constructed from robust, durable porcelain enamel coated steel which is designed to be used and abused giving fantastic resilience to fire, rust and the elements to ensure a long and happy grilling life for the barbecue.
At the base of the Weber Original Kettle 57cm Black sits the aluminised steel One-Touch cleaning system and no-rust ash catcher which makes emptying the bowl of ashes an easy process. All that is needed to be done is to simply slide the One-Touch Cleaning system handle from side to side to move the three aluminised steel blades inside the kettle causing the ashes to fall onto the no-rust ash catcher suspended below the bowl.
Underneath the No-rust Ash Catcher there is a convenient shelf fitted between the legs for keeping utensils and accessories to hand when grilling as well crack -proof all weather wheels so the Weber Original Kettle 57cm Black can be easily moved around to the ideal spot for grilling where ever that may be.
The lid of the Weber Original Kettle 57cm Black, which is designed to be kept in place when the barbecue is in use to create the perfect grilling conditions, has a weather-proof handle with protective heat shield complete with lid mounted thermometer, a real plus when indirect grilling, and a rust-proof aluminium vent to control the air flow and temperature under the lid for fantastic results whatever the food is being barbecued.
At the heart of the kettle sits a 57cm triple-plated cooking grate, that gives an big 2552cm² cooking area which is a spacious enough to allow for socializing with all but the largest groups of family or friends whether it is a planned or unplanned spot of al fresco dining
The Weber Original Kettle 57cm Black barbecue is simple to use, and so adaptable in the ways of using it, that it makes a great choice either as beginner's barbecue or as a dependable choice for lifetime grillers who will all welcome features such as the included pair of Charcoal Rails, which are a real asset when indirect cooking as they allow the spacing of briquettes so the heat will circulate around the food so roasting or baking can be carried out on the barbecue with outstanding results.
The Weber Original Kettle 57cm Black comes complete with a free charcoal measuring cup which takes all the guess work out of trying to work out how the barbecue worked so well last time but not so well this time as you will be able to know exactly how much charcoal or briquettes are needed to get the right results every time
Weber have also created a vast range of well thought out and well designed accessories to be used with the Weber Original Kettle 57cm Black barbecue to further enhance the cooking options when using the grill or to make it even easier to live with. Ranging all the way from the clever rotisserie attachment right the way to barbecue mitts taking in utensils, warming racks, griddles, roasting racks, burger presses and much more along the way all of which are designed with Weber's typical blend of style and functionality