Local mom blogger Casey Mullins from www.MooshInIndy.com shows off unique family tailgating gear for your next big game. No matter what team you cheer for you’ll be a fan of these products from Grate Chef Grill Wipes to the Sachi Pop-Up Cooler.
1). Grate Chef Grill Wipes
Grill Wipes attach to the bristles of any grill brush and apply high heat grilling oil to any grill grate, hot or cold, preventing food from sticking. Specially formulated accompanying grilling oil won’t burn off like conventional cooking sprays. Specially designed fiber of the wipes allows them to be used on heated grill grates for optimal no-stick performance. Easily give food distinct grill marks without any worry of food sticking. Makes achieving professional results simple and convenient. Not flammable like spray products. No more using highly flammable paper towels which are ineffective in cleaning an abrasive grilling surface. Grill Wipes are non-toxic and biodegradable. $2.99 per 6 pack
2). The Groover
The Groover Cleaning Pads are the easiest and quickest way to dissolve food and grease for a spotless clean grill. No rinsing needed. The Groover pads are individually wrapped grill-cleaning pads that are pre-saturated with heat activated cleaner, designed to be used on a heated grill. Attaching easily to the bristles of any grill brush, when applied to a heated grill the cleaner flows from the pad to attack burnt-on grease and grime to bring grill grates back to new again. Works on any grill grate – stainless steel, porcelain, cast iron, etc. The Groover is food safe and leaves no chemical smell or taste, so grilling can begin immediately following cleaning. $8.99/6 pack
The bottleBOSS Money Clamp Bottle Opener combines the world’s thinnest bottle opener, about credit card sized (1/16 inch thick), with a slim profile money clamp. Easily fits in pockets or replaces a wallet; either way, you’ll always have it on you and be prepared anytime, anywhere. Made out of high grade stainless steel and comes in a variety of embossed designs. Retails for $20 Even slimmer Money Clip Bottle Opener (15.95) and Bottle Opener only (9.95) also available.
4). Clever Crates Folding Utility Boxes
Pop’em up, fold’em down, Clever Crates are the smartest, easiest way to transport items for any tailgate get together. The secret is the unique lightweight and collapsible lift, pop and pack design that creates a spacious container that can be folded, stacked and stored away almost anywhere. Pop them up to bring gear, drinks and snacks and then collapse to create space for seating. Ranging in size from 32 Liter (35 lb capacity) to 62 Liter (132 lb. capacity), coming in both open walled and solid wall versions and with or without handles. Clever Crates provide great portability while being easily collapsible when not in use. Clever Crates are hygienic and easily washed. $11.99 – $19.99 depending on size.
5). Sachi Pop-Up Cooler
Perfect for any party or group event, the Pop Up Cooler’s expandable design easily collapses to save space and make for easy storage. A zipper around the top edge as well as a small top access door make items inside easily accessible. Features leakproof lining and comes in several stylish designs. Retails for $32.95