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.

Lighter Fluid Charcoal Starter

Why Does My Food Taste Like Lighter Fluid & How To Prevent It

There’s no denying it, if you can taste the lighter fluid on your freshly grilled food then something has gone wrong. The truth is you don’t need to use lighter fluid at all. However, if it’s all you’ve got to light your charcoal then it’s essential that you take extra precautions to ensure you’re using …

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Why Is My Pellet Grill Getting Too Hot?

It’s so frustrating when things don’t go to plan. Especially when the plan involves delicious barbecue.  It’s normal if your pellet grill temperature is fluctuating during the cook. But if you’re experiencing the high temperature error or your pellet grill is consistently pumping out too much heat then it’s time to do some investigating. After …

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