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Kings ford competition briquets


Smoke Blower
Joined Feb 7, 2011
I have never used lump charcoal and have been using the Kingsford competition it is 100% natural is it any better or worse then the lump....

the dude abides

Master of the Pit
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Joined Jul 12, 2008
I've used the Kingsford Comp on and off for about a year now.  Usually because I can grab it at the grocery store.  It's not bad.  But I still prefer a good quality hardwood lump.

Just my $0.02


Master of the Pit
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Joined Feb 28, 2010
I have used Comp K for grilling and would use it again if the price came down a bit, I actually prefer Stubbs briquettes if I have a choice. All briquettes will create too much ash which can choke out the fire on long cooks, which is why many BBQers use lump charcoal. Like The Dude, I prefer lump.
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I prefer lump also, but many times I buy regular Kingsford blue, it's hard to beat the price.

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