Charcoal, Starters, & Smoking Woods
Big Green Egg is committed to eco-friendly and natural products — what else would you expect from a company whose middle name is “Green”?!
100% Organic Lump Charcoal
Big Green Egg painstakingly sources our organic charcoal to ensure that it contains no fillers, nitrates, chemicals, anthracite coal, limestone, treated wood, or petroleum products. Unlike some of the other charcoals and briquettes on the market today, pure and natural Big Green Egg charcoal is premium carbonized wood with NO additives whatsoever.
Natural Charcoal Starters – FS24
Our popular Natural Charcoal Starters come in boxes of 24 convenient squares. They light easily and are odorless and tasteless, with no chemical aromas or residue. Plus, they’re clean, safe and ready to use without the need for any lighter fluid – saving you money and providing a much better result!
Plank cooking is a unique culinary method which originated with the Native Americans. The longstanding tradition of cooking on a plank has evolved into a popular at-home grilling technique that adds a whole new dimension to your grilling experience. Our planks also come from certified sustainable and food grade sources and are select cut for optimum flavor. Two extra thick planks per package, 15″ / 38 cm.
Alder Grilling Planks offer a soft smoky flavor great for more delicate fare such as lighter seafood and vegetables – APLANK
Cedar Grilling Planks offer a robust, woodsy flavor excellent for salmon, red meats, and other grilling favorites – CPLANK
Maple Grilling Planks create a buttery-rich, nutty flavor with a slightly sweet note to compliment pork, seafood and other grilling favorites – MPLANK
Red Oak Grilling Planks impart a rounded, smoky finish to beef, pork and chicken creating the traditional aged oak flavor – OPLANK
Electric Charcoal Lighter
If you like ignition at the click of a finger, then try our Electric Charcoal Starter. This handy device, with a heat resistant handle, will have you cooking in minutes without even striking a match!
Electric Charcoal Starter – HL
Wood smoking chunks add a variety of delicious flavors to foods cooked over the coals. Each type of wood will impart a different flavor to meats or other foods, resulting in an endless variety of new flavor combinations. Chunks are available in 5 lb / 2.27 kg bags.
Apple Chunks provide a natural sweetness that is mild enough to use with fish, shellfish, and poultry – ACL
Hickory Smoking Chunks enhance any red meat such as brisket and pork butt or shoulder, as well as turkey and chicken – HCL
Mesquite Chunks add a tangy smoke flavor and are best suited for large cuts of beef such as brisket – MCL
Manufactured in the USA
Wood smoking chips add a variety of delicious flavors to foods cooked over the coals. Each type of wood will impart a different flavor to meats or other foods, resulting in an endless variety of new flavor combinations. Chips are available in 1.5 lb / .68 kg bags.
Alder Chips impart sweetness and a delicate flavor that is beautifully suited for the slow cooking of fish, shellfish, and pork – ALDER
Apple Chips provide a natural sweetness that is mild enough to use with fish, shellfish and poultry – APPLE
Cherry Smoke is very mild with a slight fruity flavoring and pairs well with game birds and almost any meat including beef tenderloin, pork, poultry, and lamb – CHERRY
Hickory Smoking Chips enhance any red meat such as brisket and pork butt or shoulder, as well as turkey and chicken – HC
Jack Daniels Smoking Chips are a good choice for flavoring any steak. These chips pair well with many of the same meats as oak chips — beef, veal, pork, and poultry – JACK
Mesquite Chips add a tangy smoke flavor and are best suited for large cuts of beef such as brisket – MC
Pecan Smoking Chips add a rich, mellow flavor suitable for chicken and fish. Smoking with pecan wood gives poultry a golden brown skin that enhances any holiday table – PECAN
Maple Smoking Chips a good choice for chops, steaks, ribs, marinated cuts of chicken, ham, cheese, game birds, and teriyaki beef, as well as vegetables and fruits – SMC
Manufactured in the USA