An Interview with Al Contarino – Inventor of the KettlePizza Pizza Oven for Weber Charcoal and Gas Grills

This interview was conducted in July of 2021 between Al Contarino Inventor of the KettlePizza and Chris Barillo Professional Chef and Author. Barillo:  Thank you Al for inviting me to your home shop.  It is quite a privilege as I have been following the success of KettlePizza for many years now.  It’s great to see where the ideas came from! … Continue reading “An Interview with Al Contarino – Inventor of the KettlePizza Pizza Oven for Weber Charcoal and Gas Grills”


PizzaOvenReviews.com Selects KettlePizza Kits as Best In Class!

The consumer product review website PizzaOvenReviews.com has selected two KettlePizza kits as their top choices for home charcoal and gas pizza ovens. First place for Wood-Fired Pizza Oven was the KettlePizza Charcoal Kit with Weber Performer Charcoal grill. First place for a gas option went to the KettlePizza Gas Pro sitting atop a Char-Broil 4-burner gas unit. “We are obviously … Continue reading “PizzaOvenReviews.com Selects KettlePizza Kits as Best In Class!”


KettlePizza Factory Outlet Store Now Open!

We have opened our factory outlet store at 1755 Osgood Street, North Andover, MA.  Our hours are M-F 830-430.  Visitors can purchase any of our KettlePizza or Smokenator products at 20% off the retail price.  Be sure to stop in – we’d love to meet you! KP Factory Outlet 1755 Osgood Street North Andover, MA 01845 USA 888-205-1931


Tailgating Checklist! KettlePizza and Smokenator Specials! Weber and Char-broil Grill Picks!

Tailgating season is right around the corner!  Are you prepared?  Need a new Weber kettle or gas grill?  How about a great way to cook restaurant quality pizzas wherever your travel?  Maybe you feel like some smoked ribs or brisket made on your trusty Weber grill.  If so please read on! A good starting point for any tailgating party or … Continue reading “Tailgating Checklist! KettlePizza and Smokenator Specials! Weber and Char-broil Grill Picks!”


KettlePizza Oven vs. Traditional Pizza Oven – Which is the Best Outdoor Pizza Oven for You?

Many people have dreams of having a real brick or stone pizza oven in their back yard.  I can’t blame them!  Some people even want to build their own, thinking it would be a fun project.  I get calls from these people often who start these projects and then can’t find the time to finish.  They find the KettlePizza is a … Continue reading “KettlePizza Oven vs. Traditional Pizza Oven – Which is the Best Outdoor Pizza Oven for You?”