When the sun is shining and the backyard is calling, you don't want to be stuck in the kitchen. That's why a good gas grill can be your best friend when it comes to outdoor cooking. But not all grills are created equal! If you want to get the most out of your outdoor cooking experience, then you need to invest in a high-end grill with powerful burners. Let's examine the advantages of high-output BTU burners for gas grills and how they can elevate your grilling experience. 

The Benefits of High-Output BTU Burners for Gas Grills

The Estate Grill boasts three 26,000 BTU Red Brass Burners

Better Performance 

High-output BTU burners provide higher heat intensity than traditional burners, resulting in better overall performance from your gas grill. With a high-output burner, you can heat your grill faster and maintain higher temperatures longer than traditional burners. In addition to this improved performance, a high-output BTU burner will save you money on energy costs since it requires less energy input than conventional burners. 

Better Searing 

High-output BTU burners allow you to achieve a much better sear on your food than what is possible with traditional burners. This is because they reach much higher temperatures than other burners, allowing you to get that perfect crusty texture on everything from steaks and burgers to vegetables and fish. Plus, since the searing process happens quickly with a high-output BTU burner, there's less chance of overcooking or burning your food! 

Uniform Cooking Across the Grill Surface 

One of the most significant benefits of using a high-output BTU burner is that it ensures uniform cooking across the entire surface area of your gas grill. Because these burners reach higher temperatures more quickly and maintain them for more extended periods, there's no need to worry about hot spots or uneven cooking—your food will come out perfectly cooked every single time! And if that wasn't enough incentive to invest in a high-output BTU burner, these burners are also designed for long-lasting durability, so they'll last you through countless summer barbecues.

The Atlas Grill with brilliant stainless steel burners

What are BTUs?

When it comes to grilling, having a high-output BTU burner is essential for achieving the perfect cook. BTU stands for British Thermal Unit and measures how much heat a grill can produce. The higher the BTU rating, the better; it will provide more power and control over your cooking.

Each hybrid grill features multiple 22,000 BTU 14-Gauge #304 Stainless Steel Burners

When choosing a gas grill, it's essential to consider the BTU rating. A good rule of thumb is that the higher the BTU rating, the better. Grills with high BTUs typically use more fuel than those with lower ratings but also deliver more heat and control over your cooking. This means you can cook larger cuts of meat or vegetables faster and more evenly without burning them.

It's also important to consider the type of burner you choose when selecting a gas grill. Propane burners typically offer higher BTUs than gas. This may be important if using an outdoor stove or single burner cooking appliance, but high-end grills offer multiple burners to cover the entire cooking surface adequately.

Finally, check out all available features when selecting your gas grill. Some grills come with additional features, such as side burners or rotisserie kits, which can help you achieve even better grilling results.

No matter what type of gas grill you choose, having a high-output BTU burner will ensure that you get perfect results every time!

American Made Grills can be shipped ready for Natural Gas or Propane

Propane and Gas Burners

Propane and natural gas burners are widely used for grilling, and each has distinct advantages over the other.


Propane burners typically have a higher BTU rating than natural gas burners, making them more powerful when producing heat. They also require less maintenance as they don't need to be cleaned or serviced like a natural gas burner. Conversely, propane burners can be more expensive and require tank refills regularly.

Natural Gas

Natural gas burners tend to have lower BTU ratings than propane, meaning they may take longer to cook food but will still produce excellent results. Natural gas is also typically cheaper to run than propane and doesn't require any tank refills or maintenance. However, natural gas requires professional installation, which could be costly depending on the setup of your home or outdoor cooking space.

Hybrid Grills mix solid fuels trays over high-powered gas burners

Get the Best Burners in the Best Grills

Whether you're an avid griller or occasionally enjoy cooking outdoors during the summer, investing in a high-output BTU burner is a great way to upgrade your outdoor cooking experiences. These burners provide better performance and searing capabilities and ensure uniform cooking across the entire surface area of your grill so that every dish comes out perfectly cooked every time!

American Made Grills are designed to last!

American Made Grills in Huntington Beach, CA, crafts luxury gas grills with powerful BTU burners to ensure the best possible results. From 26,000 BTU Red Brass Burners in our Estate Series to 22,000 BTU 14-Gauge #304 Stainless Steel Burners in our Hybrid Grills, our grills are designed to deliver superior heat output and control. And they're also designed for long-lasting durability, so they'll last you through countless summer barbecues.

Our grills are designed with propane and natural gas options, allowing you to choose whichever option works best for your needs. We also offer an array of accessories to help elevate your grilling experience even further – from rotisserie kits to infrared burners.

Visit American Made Grills today and find the right gas grill for your cooking needs. We look forward to helping you make grilling magic!

March 14, 2023 — Jason Klein