What is the ideal charcoal quantity for my barbecue?

In our latest publications, you’ve known known more about the BOB-Q products, like our Natural Charcoal, produced through the planted eucalyptus forest, and our firelighter.
In this article, you will learn how to choose your charcoal quality and the ideal quantity for your barbecue.

How to choose the correct charcoal?

To find out if you bought the correct charcoal, observe some characteristics, between them, the fast lighting, the low smoke produced when light it up and an intense and continuous burn. You can also verify if the charcoal is produced with high density eucalyptus and the charcoal piece size.

How to calculate the charcoal quantity?

Doubts like that are common. Consider how long the grill will be on before think about the charcoal quantity is necessary . Besides the beef, others foods that may be in the grill must be counted too. So: for each 2.2lb of meat, you should calculate 3.3lb of charcoal.

BOB-Q offers three different pack sizes of our charcoal, 8.8 lbs, 20 lbs and 35 lbs.

With those informations you can make an unforgettable barbecue party!