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How do you start an electric charcoal grill with coals?
Load one layer of charcoal close together, near the center of the grill. Place the heating element of the electric charcoal starter onto the center of the pile. Lay a second layer of charcoal on top of the heating element and the surrounding coals.
What is the best coal arrangement for a gas grill?
The most common coal arrangement by far is a direct fire. This is created when a batch of lit charcoal is spread evenly across the entire charcoal grate. The advantage here is grilling space鈥攁lthough there may be some temperature fluctuations, a full direct fire lets you make use of the entire cooking grate with a fairly even heat across the board.
How do you arrange coals on a Kettleman Grill?
For round grills, like the Kettleman 鈩? you can arrange coals around the outer edge of the charcoal grate, leaving no coals in the center. With round, rectangular and barrel-shaped grills, you can simply put your coals on one half of the grill and leave the other side without coals.
What is charcoal grilling and how does it work?
Charcoal grilling is different than gas and electric grilling. On a gas or electric grill, you can turn the fire on/off by simply pressing a button. With charcoal, it requires time and patience to get the fire going as well as to snuff it out.