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Broil King 986887 Signet 90 Natural Gas Grill with Rotisserie (Detailed Honest Review)

Updated: Sep 9, 2020


The Broil King 986887 Signet 90 Natural Gas Grill with Side Burner and Rear Rotisserie
The Broil King 986887 Signet 90 Natural Gas Grill with Side Burner and Rear Rotisserie

The Broil King 986887 Signet 90 is one of the gas grills with rotisserie that has been used by a considerable amount of people and has stood its ground in the years. It’s definitely a gas grill to put on the list.

With overall dimensions of 58.5 x 23 x 50 inches, it boasts 635 square inches of cooking space which consists of 400 square inches of primary cooking space, it can comfortably support large roasts such as Rotisserie Chickens and even large turkeys. To power the large cooking space, it’s fitted with 3 stainless steel burners which powers up to 40,000 BTUs, a 10,000 BTU side burner, and a 15,000 BTU rear rotisserie burner.


BUILD

Build and Set Up of the Broil King 986887 Signet 90 Natural Gas Grill with Side Burner and Rear Rotisserie
Build and Set Up of the Broil King 986887 Signet 90 Natural Gas Grill with Side Burner and Rear Rotisserie

The majority of its construction is made from stainless steel which includes the 3 main burners, side burner, rear rotisserie burner, cabinet doors, drop-down shelves, control panel and etc. Several other parts are made from cast aluminum such as the oven and cast iron such as the cooking grids. Many users are satisfied with the quality and build of this unit.


It arrives at your doorstep disassembled but the assembly process was quite easy, just lacking a bit on the instructions as they only provided illustrations. It usually takes around an hour and a half to about 2 hours to assemble everything.


COOKING EXPERIENCE

Rotisserie Chickens with the Broil King 986887 Signet 90 Natural Gas Grill with Side Burner and Rear Rotisserie
Rotisserie Chickens with the Broil King 986887 Signet 90 Natural Gas Grill with Side Burner and Rear Rotisserie

Interestingly, they provided grilling instructions which was actually quite helpful and resulted in evenly cooked steaks. The grill also heats up and maintains that heat very well as the controls were great for both serious and beginner grillers.

The rotisserie function of this gas grill was really a highlight to many users, leaving them satisfied with the process and results. The entire process of using the rotisserie was easy with the included rotisserie kit was seamless and easy. The kit can handle rotisserie chickens and even large turkeys, one user being able to fit in an 8-pound chicken. The rotisserie dishes came out amazing and delicious.

The grilling and barbeque experience was amazing. It seared well with the meat, with increased BTUs searing the steaks rapidly an evenly. You can also make use of the rear rotisserie burner as a great way to brown the top of your pizza if you wish to bake with the gas grill!


ACCESSORIES AND ATTACHMENTS INCLUDED

Out of the box, it comes with the multiple stainless steel parts for assembly such as the main gas grill with the burners, the side trays, shelves, cabinet doors and etc. It does come with the Rotisserie kits which includes the Rotisserie Spit Rod and Rotisserie Forks.


CLEANING EXPERIENCE

With the stainless steel components and removable trays, it was quite easy to clean. It is still recommended to put a cover on it for it not to rust due to direct rain and other environmental factors.


REMINDERS

The main issue with this gas grill is that there are claims of it arriving with damaged parts, mostly due to shipping. Fortunately, the manufacturers and sellers responsible are responsive enough to coordinate with the buyers and resolved the issue. So, make sure to check your parts for any missing or damaged parts and give them a call immediately. The base is also made of plastic which can both be a good thing a bad thing as it both is less durable than stainless steel but definitely won’t rust in the long run.


WARRANTY

It includes a lifetime warranty on the cast aluminum cook box, a 10-year warranty for the stainless steel burners, and a 2-year warranty on the remaining parts.


CONCLUSION

If you’re one who favors a gas grill with rotisserie functions and features which is built-well, is made in North America, performs well and has stood its ground throughout the years with many users left satisfied, a good warranty, all paired with a decent price, this is definitely one gas grill to take into consideration and put on the list.