People also ask
How many coals does a Weber charcoal grill need?
One of them is the size of the Weber kettle. You need to cover the 2/3rd size of the grates with charcoal. Or, you can fill up the chimney starter to the top. For an average sized-grill, you should go for around 90-100 coals.
How big is a Weber grill?
It has a 14鈥?diameter making it large enough to cookout food for 2-4 people easily. It鈥檚 made to the high standards with durable materials Weber is known for. It weighs just 9 and a half pounds, so it鈥檚 a breeze to carry and backpack with. It uses coals, so no fiddly gas connections or running out of fuel suddenly.
How do you burn coals in a charcoal grill?
Dump the charcoal on one side of the charcoal grate. A charcoal basket holds the coals together in a compact bunch and slows down the burning. Tap the edge of the basket with tongs every hour or so to knock the ashes through the basket holes.
What is the purpose of the chimney on a Weber grill?
The purpose of the chimney is to light the charcoals and to provide a means of keeping the coals in proximity while being lit. When using the Weber Performer (which has the small propane ignition feature to light charcoal) I fill my chimney either , , or totally full 鈥?depending on the application.