Blake Dan

Hi! I'm Blake, the founder and content creator of GrillSimply.com. I've been grilling and smoking my whole life and I'm always looking to try new techniques! Let me know if you have any suggestions or tips to share, I would love to hear from you.

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Best Lump Charcoal For Grilling – 2020 Guide

Lump charcoal really is at the pinnacle of performance, lighting faster and burning hotter than briquettes or other fuels making it exceptional for providing the best sear. Top quality 100% natural lump charcoal should burn evenly, light quickly, and leave less ash. We’ve weighed up the most popular and the top performing lump charcoals to …

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Kamado Cooker with Chef

Best Budget Kamado Grill – Top Picks In 2020 Reviewed

Kamado grills really do deliver a superior cook than most other units. They also are leading in quality for both grilling, and smoking, mainly due to their amazing ability heat distribution and retention. They also normally come with a much larger number on the price tag. However, there are some budget Kamado grills that have …

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Lump Charcoal On Wood

Best Lump Charcoal For Smoking – Top Choices Reviewed

Smoking with lump charcoal as a fuel really is at the pinnacle of real charcoal smoking performance. Compared to briquettes, lump charcoal burns much hotter, produces less ash, and naturally has no additives. If you’re going to use a top-of-the-line fuel for your charcoal smokers, it’s best to use top quality, 100% natural hardwood to …

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Collection of kitchen knives

Best Knife For Trimming Brisket – Full Guide 2020

Brisket, arguably one of the most famous and luxurious cuts of meat for smoking. When prepared correctly and smoked well it can quickly become a masterpiece. Growing up, like myself, you may have heard the phrase “fat means flavour”. Although i’m not denying that’s true, too much fat can cause other, less desirable effects on …

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