The Difference in Cooking With Wood Chips vs. Charcoal?

Answer Gas grills may be convenient, but for some, nothing beats the taste of food cooked over charcoal. But even those who would rather go hungry than cook on a gas grill will argue about whether to use ... Read More »

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Im cooking dinner tonight, what else can i have with chips?

How about Steak and horseradish (or ketchup) with chips...a classic!

How to Make Charcoal From Wood?

Controlling fire has helped move civilization along from being hunters and gatherers to being captains of industry. Along the way, though, the fuel that was burned to create and sustain fire has ch... Read More »

What is the difference between cooking methods and cooking processes?

A cooking method is the method that you actually cook or not cook the food or meal. For example:freeze (as in desserts)cure, preserve, roast, grill, saute, boil, steam, brine, pickle, dry (or dehyd... Read More »

What is the name of the process whereby charcoal is obtained from wood?

Slow pyrolysis is the process used to obtain charcoal from wood. Wood is decomposed thermochemically through elevated temperatures in an oxygen-free environment. The wood is dried and then fed into... Read More »