Conclusion: The One-Touch Gold is for those who like the Weber Silver charcoal grill but want additional features. Extras you won't find on the Silver include a built-in thermometer, a hinged cooking grate that's handy for adding more charcoal, and an ash bucket that gets far better reviews than the Silver version. The Gold will cost you about $50 more than the Silver, but many say the features are well worth the upcharge.
Pros: Large cooking area, Built-in thermometer, Holds heat well, Easy to assemble, use and clean, Hinged cooking grate
Conclusion: For those who want a portable grill for tailgating or camping, reviewers say you can't go wrong with the Weber Smokey Joe Gold. Many also agree this portable version works as well as Weber's highly rated, full-sized charcoal models. We found a few complaints about design, but most say this model is solidly built and cooks dependably -- exactly what a portable grill should be. In addition to the Gold, there is a Smokey Joe Silver (Est.
Pros: Solid, durable construction, Grills well, Easy to use and clean, Lid locks for transport