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Where to buy "good" charcoal - hickory, mesquite etc.

2slices Mar 9, 2010 06:44 AM

Moved into a place with a big patio this weekend, and I'm picking up my Weber performer tonight. I usually use regular kingsford briquittes. Any places that have real lump wood charcoal?

A Queens location is also an option, if you know of anyplace.

  1. bobjbkln Mar 9, 2010 11:35 AM

    Look around starting in mid-April, lots of stores have it. Western Beef stores have lump charcoal at a good price. Lowe's and Home Depot as well. I get mine in Red Hook Fairway, but that's probably too far for you.

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    1. re: bobjbkln
      JungMann Mar 9, 2010 12:26 PM

      Home Depot will also order it for you before grilling season, as will Gracious Home.

      1. re: JungMann
        2slices Mar 10, 2010 08:39 AM

        Didn't even think of home depot. Thx all, I'm there after work.

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