Grilling is a time-honored tradition, and charcoal grills are still one of the most popular ways to grill up your favorite foods. If you’re new to grilling or looking to improve your skills, follow these tips on how to use a charcoal grill.
Light the coals with a chimney starter
To light your coals, fill a chimney starter 1/3 of the way with charcoal briquettes and place it on one side of your grill. Light the briquettes with a match or lighter and wait until they are covered in white ash before adding food to the grill.