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Lump Charcoal or Briquettes?

  There's not a more fiercely debated topic than lump charcoal vs. briquettes. Being the building block for everything you grill, it's no wonder that grill masters around the world will defend their choice with extreme passion. So, you might ask, "Which is better for my barbecue?" Well, there really is no simple answer, but there are some basics you should know that will make your choice easier. LUMP CHARCOAL Lump charcoal is made by burning wood in the absence of oxygen.  Since lump is charcoal in its most natural form, it's no wonder purists will almost always prefer it. Beyond that, lump charcoal has a lot of attractive qualities; it lights faster, burns hotter, and leaves very little ash...

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