Ladies, why are we letting the menfolk dominate the grilling? iStockphoto.com hide caption itoggle caption iStockphoto.com The Salt Gals Who Grill: What Will It Take For Women To Man The Q? May 25, 2013 The grill "is the one and only male-dominated appliance in America," says a researcher who recently crunched the numbers. He found that men are more than twice as likely as women to be the primary grillers at home. One reason? Grilling can feel like a form of recreation.