The Big Green Egg Story

First BGE StoreEntrepreneur, Ed Fisher, founded the Big Green Egg Company in 1974. He took an idea for a barbeque grill based on an ancient Oriental ceramic cooking concept, improved on it, coined the fabulous Big Green Egg name, and started selling them himself from a single store in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.BGE is today the world’s largest manufacturer and international distributor of kamado-style cookers.
The Big Green Egg is at the forefront of what has become one of the fastest growing segments of the U.S. barbecue industry and the EGG® is now available in more than 20 countries. Ed Fisher’s single storefront has grown to thousands of dealers worldwide.

Ed FisherThe Big Green Egg is a blend of the best of ancient wisdom, modern technology and proprietary processes, resulting in a far superior product that is stronger, more durable and provides better heat insulation than any other outdoor cooker on the market. We know how important your family and friends are to you. The BGE is designed to ensure you’re your food simply tastes better cooked in its well-insulated and moist environment.

When you purchase an EGG, you know your investment is protected by a successful, experienced company with a reputation for manufacturing top quality products, extending World Class Customer Service, and providing you with the confidence that they will be there to stand behind their products. From that original single product, the Big Green Egg has grown to include five sizes of the EGG and well over one hundred accessories and related products.

Often copied, but never equaled, the Big Green Egg is the Ultimate Cooking Experience!

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