A voice prompt will alert you when your entree is "Almost Ready" and "Ready." * Wireless, with a belt clip for added freedom and a range of 300-ft. * Works with steak, hamburger, veal, chicken, fish, pork, turkey and lamb. * Uses two AA batteries and two AAA batteries (not included). * Wireless LCD Receiver Display Grill Alert Talking Remote Meat Thermometer. Enjoy carefree cooking with our wireless remote grill thermometer . Step away from the grill! Now you can have the freedom to mingle with our remote meat thermometer for BBQ. Just insert the stainless steel probes in the center of the meat. Select the type of meat and how you would like it done (Rare, Medium Rare, Medium or Well Done). Thats all you have to do--a voice prompt will alert you when your entree is Almost Ready and Ready. A remote meat thermometer for BBQ takes the guesswork out of grilling. Let our wireless remote grill thermometer do the work while you entertain guests. With a belt clip for added freedom and a range of 300-ft., the Grill Alert even has a display backlight for nighttime grilling. Uses two AA batteries and two AAA batteries (not included). Cook to perfection and never worry about overcooking again! Grill Alert is one of the hottest BBQ gifts you can give-- order yours today!
I received this for Father's Day last year. I was skeptical - but it actually works. I can put some tri-tip in the smoker and hang in the pool or chat with guests while keeping an eye on the large LCD display. The range is very good, I can sit in the pool with the display next to me on the deck (at least 20-30 feet away) or go back inside the house. It beeps and talks to you a few minutes before your food is at the desired temperature. I use it primarily for beef, and the settings (rare, medium, etc.) ar..
I used the thermometer about 7 or 8 times and it stopped working. I have seen several reviews complaining that the probe fails so I'm hoping that's the problem.Update 2/27/08: I ordered a new probe from Brookstone for $25 (incl. shipping) and it is a much sturdier design than the original. I assume they were getting a lot of complaints and returns so they redesigned it. So far the new probe is working fine. Interesting to note, I gave a negative review of this product on their web site and they never pu..
I have owned several of these and given a few away as gifts. I LOVE how well they work when they are brand new so when mine failed I bought new ones assuming I just got a lemon. THEY ARE ALL LEMONS. My observation of several units is that the average service life is from 3 to 6 uses. Sometimes a new probe fixes the problem ($20 ea) sometimes nothing (including hitting the reset button) helps. Look at other product reviews on different web sites; they all complain about how quickly the unit fails. You may al..