Kingsford Charcoal - 71725 18Lb Charcoal Briquets Reviews
Pros: Lights fast and burns long.
Pros: it works enough to get my smoker box hot enough to burn my wood
Cons: lots of ash, tons of filler, odd taste
Pros: Sam's always has a twin bag set in stock
Cons: Briquets seem lighter and don't burn as long as a Royal Oak. Loads of fly ash.
Pros: Cheap, widely avaialable
Cons: briquettes with mystery filler, too much ash, odd taste
Pros: Good heat
Cons: Nasty gray black ash, too many fillers and coal, not enough hardwood char