In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, Big Green Egg announced the limited release of the Chiminea. Introduced in 1999, the premium cult classic returns with a reimagined design boasting features for improved heat retention and distribution, elevating the backyard experience.

The Chiminea offers 

  • Premium Ceramics and Design crafted from the same NASA-grade ceramics as the Big Green Egg and can withstand any weather. The Chiminea’s distinctive shape channels smoke upwards, allowing users to experience the warmth without the smoke. It also includes a steel nest for easy placement in an outdoor space.
  • Enhanced Warmth with Lava Rockswhich help absorb, retain and disperse heat for prolonged warmth.

“As we celebrate this commemorative year, we acknowledge the EGGheads around the globe who have helped build this incredible brand. In their honor, we are thrilled to offer this collectible cult classic to enhance their backyard experience as another live fire gathering space for friends, familie, and neighbors,” said Dan Gertsacov, CEO of Big Green Egg. 

Big Green Egg manufactures its outdoor cooking system, acclaimed for its unmatched flavor, ease of use, lasting value and passionate owners known as “EGGheads.” Big Green Egg has grown into a worldwide grilling phenomenon available in over fifty countries. It has become the top choice of casual grillers and noted international professional chefs by focusing exclusively on the benefits of live-fire cooking over all-natural lump charcoal and precise temperature control. 2024 marks the 50th Anniversary of this iconic brand. 

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