5 Best pellet grills under 500

Best Overall: Z Grills 550A Wood Pellet Grill Smoker

Best Budget: RT-B380 Bullseye Wood Pellet Grill

Best Portable: Green Mountain Grills Trek

Best Pit Boss: Pit Boss 700 Classic Wood-Fired Pellet Grill With Flamebroiler

Best Traeger: Traeger Pro Series Electric Wood Pellet Grill and Smoker

temperature, size and what you want to cook are some things to consider while getting a pellet grill under 500

Can a Traeger barbecue be used to sear a steak? Yes! It's really straightforward, according to the Traeger website. You'll need to heat the grill to 450 or 500 degrees

and then make sure to cook the steak directly on the grill grates for a few minutes on each side in order to achieve those sear marks.