Cherry tomatoes, shrimp, and other small items won't fall into the fire anymore. This round mesh grilling pan is woven of heavy-gauge stainless-steel wire and has a wide shallow base with curved sides. The handles are detachable too, for use in closed-grill cooking.

Mesh grilling pan, $29.95 at Williams-Sonoma stores (www.williams-sonoma.com/).

Likewise, the Mini Burger Grill Basket lets you grill and flip eight sliders at once. Nonstick finish for easy release and cleanup. Heat-resistant plastic handle.

Mini Burger Grill Basket, $19.95 at Crate and Barrel stores (http://www.crateandbarrel.com/www.crateandbarrel.com/).

- Dianna Marder