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Custom Commercial and Residential Wood Fired Grills
Argentine, Charbroiler, Uruguayan, and Santa Maria
NSF Approved Grills.
Black Steel is Beautiful!
Made to order.


Designed by Gary Knackstedt, BS/MS Mechanical Engineer
Quality Custom Grills for Quality Results using Methods Almost Forgotten
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We design and build: Argentine Grills, Asado Catering Equipment, Built-In Grills, Built-In Grills for Complete Modular Kitchens, Portable Outdoor Wood Fired Pizza Ovens, Santa Maria Grills, Smokers/Smoker-Grills, Tuscan Grills, and Uruguayan Grills



Our equipment is featured at the Ritz Carlton/Marriott Grande Lakes, Orlando Florida, The Ritz-Carlton, in Naples, FL, and the Ritz-Carlton, in Lake Tahoe, CA!

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36X24 All Stainless Steel Argentine Grill Kit Portable Grill Pit (36 X 23 X 9 )
$399.99
All Stainless Steel Argentine Grill Kit with Drip-pan, Cables, Side Rails, Ratchet Lock, and Wheel
This All Stainless Steel Argentine Grill Kit fits a 36.5X24X12 firebox, or a 48.5X24X12 firebox when equipped with a side brasero, or a 36.5X32X12 firebox when equipped with a rear brasero,

Argentines use a brasero to create hot embers, which are raked under the grill to provide a clean, lightly smoky heat source. Americans, who appreciate a heavier smoke flavor, often purchase the Argentine Grill Kit without Brasero, giving them the flare-up reducing benefits of the Argentine style V-grate (cook chicken skin on, bone in without flare-ups) while still providing a smoky flavor.
A Portable Grill Table, consisting of a 36" X 23" X 8" fire table which can be lined with split firebricks, AComes with a 24" X 21" X 10" grill. Dimensions: Fire Table: 36" X 23" X 32", 36" X 23" X 9" with legs folded Grill Table: 24" X 21" X 10" 125 lbs. total

This grill is sold without the cross, but includes a cross bracket on the firebox.
Bear Series Argentine Grills South African Braai 700 Contractor
$795.00
Bear Series Argentine and Umbrian Wood Burning Grill Pits South African Braai 700 Contractor
NorCal Ovenworks announces a line of BBQ grills meant to be the ultimate wood burning grill pits for residential use. One of the most beautiful wood burning barbecue grill pits we have ever built, these Argentine barbecue grills feature heavy duty 3/16" steel construction, a rear brazero (Argentine ember maker) to make embers for authentic Argentine style cooking, our signature wheel, and a traditional sloped Argentine style angle iron grill grate with drip pan to avoid flareups. In addition, our Bear Series of Argentine grills feature a brick lined floor for firebox protection and heat retention.

Our Bear series of grills has an optional cart with 4 casters for the ultimate in Argentine Grill mobility.

Dimensions:
  • Goldilocks Umbrian Grill: 23 X 32 X 42 features a steel plate brasero and a 3 position grate, inspiration from Umbria
  • Baby Bear Argentine Grill: 36.5 X 32 X 63
  • Mama Bear Argentine Grill: 45.5 X 32 X 63
  • Papa Bear Argentine Grill: 63.5 X 32 X 63
  • Papa Bear Split Argentine Grill: 63.5 X 32 X 63 (Two independently adjustable cooking surfaces)

Available with front facing grill adjustment wheels if desired.



A South African Braai is very similar to Argentine and Uruguayan Grills. Depending on the model, the South African Braai can have many of the following features: An outer box, light fitting, charcoal tray, potjie hook, Nickel-plated grill, door, large gill, 2 small grills, lamb rotisserie spit, chicken spit, charcoal brazier, heavy duty motor and a charcoal starter. Grill size varies depending on model and options.

The South African Braai 700 Contractor Model includes:

  • An outer box
  • light fitting
  • charcoal tray
  • potjie hook
  • Nickel-plated grill
  • door
  • rotating cowl. base

Grill Size: 690 x 420mm or 27.1 x 16.5 in.

  • A = 27.6 in.
  • B = 17.7 in.
  • C = 26.7 in.
  • D = 9.4 in.
  • E = 7.9 in.
  • F = Flue Size = 8.9 in.
NorCal Ovenworks imports these South African Braai from Jetmaster South Africa.
Argentine Grill Kit with Side Brasero Alternate Style Porteno Asado Cross Rotisserie Kit
$4,295.00
Argentine Grill Kit with Side Brasero, Drip-pan, Cables, Side Rails, Ratchet Lock, and Wheel Porteno Asado Cross Rotisserie Kit
The Argentine Grill Kit with Side Brasero is available to fit a 48.5X25.75X12 firebox, a 54.5 X 25.75 X 12 firebox, or a 60.5 X 25.75 X 12 firebox as well as in custom sizes. Argentines use a brasero to create hot embers, which are raked under the grill to provide a clean, lightly smoky heat source. Americans, who appreciate a heavier smoke flavor, often purchase the Argentine Grill Kit without Brasero, giving them the flare-up reducing benefits of the Argentine style V-grate (cook chicken skin on, bone in without flare-ups) while still providing a smoky flavor. Buy the Argentine Grill Kit with Side Brasero for the most authentic Argentine grilling experience.

The Argentine Grill Kit can be equipped with Argentine V-Grates, Cast Iron Grates, Round Rod Grates, Expanded Metal Grates, and Mesh Grates.
The Porteno Asado Cross Rotisserie Kit consists of a 48" base ring rail, and a  48" wheeled ring which holds four adjustable Patagonian crosses.

The NorCal Ovenworks Porteno Asado Cross Rotisserie Kit brings the spectacle of Asado to the forefront, where your customers can appreciate your authentic cooking techniques.
Install this Porteno Asado Cross Rotisserie Kit on a 2 brick high brick fire-pit, in a corner of your restaurant, under a hood, for the ultimate exhibition cooking show.

Please call for pricing and shipping charges. All Asado Catering Equipment is custom built to order.