Brinkmann 810-7080-8 Gourmet Electric Smoker and Grill with Vinyl Cover-Red Review



This is a double grill electric smoker that does easily converts to an electric grill. The unit has a separate base pan that makes it simple to set up the electric smoker along with the griller. This electric powered smoker can be used on a number of occasions, including family cooking and gatherings.

The smoker is conveniently fitted with two chrome plated-steel grills, which have a cooking capacity of fifty pounds. This is enough space to ensure that you cook sufficient food for your family’s dinner. This electric smoker has a unique design made of steel and it is red in color.

Important Features and Specs

Brinkmann 810-7080-8 gourmet electric smoker/ grill with vinyl cover, is installed with two chrome-plated steel grills, which provide a smoking capacity of fifty pounds. This cooking capacity allows you to smoke a great deal of food stuff, including meat, chicken, and vegetables.

The unit is fitted with a well-designed front hinged door that makes it easier to access the water pan. The design includes wooden handles that ensure you do not burn when handling the smoker. This unit is highly portable, since it only weighs thirty one pounds. You can easily lift it by using the wooden handles. The tower design can conveniently fit in your kitchen without taking a lot of space.

The smoker easily converts to a waist high grill that makes cooking very easy. The smoker is super simple to use; all you need to do is put in wood, followed by liquid, then food (vegetables or meat), and plug in for maximum smoking. The unit is very simple to put together, and very easy to cook. The unit is highly recommended for beginners, since it will not give a beginner a hard time.

This is a thirty five-inch smoker/ griller that measures 17 by 17 by 35 inches, and weighs only 31 pounds, making it fairly portable and compact. The unit is made of steel, which makes it robust and durable. The smoker’s red color, along with the cylindrical tower design makes it attractive to the eyes.

The unit’s base is fitted with a 1,500 watt heating element that rarely leaks heat, and lava rocks. There are a number of things that are not included in this electric smoker, but they do not interfere with its capacity to provide the best smoking. These include but are not limited to meat probe, installation, and additional parts.


  • The unit has a conveniently large cooking area that can accommodate up to fifty pounds of food, provided by the two chrome-plated steel grills.
  • This electric smoker presents dual functionality, since it can easily convert to a waist-high grill, unlike other electric smokers.
  • The smoker’s base is equipped with a 1,500 watt heating element that does not leak heat; in addition to lava rocks.
  • The smoker weighs only thirty one pounds; therefore, you can easily carry and transport it from one location to another by using the wooden handles.


  • The unit works fine, but there are no proper means of controlling the heat; hence you need to watch it all the time.

Who Should Buy

This is the most convenient electric smoker to buy if you have a limited budget. Regardless of it costing less than two hundred U.S. dollars, this unit is packed with great features that will serve you well. A feature unique to this smoker that should definitely make you want to buy it is the fact that it can easily convert to a waist-high grill.

Brinkmann 810-7080-8 gourmet is high durable, and can provide you with the opportunity of smoking a variety of food, including beef, turkey, and pork. The smoker is quite easy to operate. The unit does not present paint problems. The smoker’s temperature gets hot just enough to allow the meat to cook properly.

This is the best smoker for people who are in need of smoking a fairly large amount of food at the same time, since it has the capacity to hold up to fifty pounds of food. It is a thirty five-inch smoker; therefore, it is equitably tall enough for easier operation, especially when accessing the door. With that said, there is much to benefit from this smoker, if you choose to buy it.


Brinkmann 810-7080-8 Gourmet electric smoker/ griller, is the most convenient choice, particularly if you have a limited budget, and you want to achieve the most amazing smoking experience. The unit weighs only 31 pounds; hence it is fairly portable and it has wooden hands for easy transport.

If you want an electric smoker that provides you with a relatively large cooking capacity of fifty pounds, then choose this smoker. Furthermore, the unit is known to maintain a convenient temperature that will ensure your meat cooks properly. This is an inexpensive, but high performing electric smoker.