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Kingsford® 100% Natural Hardwood Blend Pellets

Hickory, 25 lb

(335 Reviews)
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  • Made in the USA with North American Ingredients
  • Pure Flavor Hardwoods
  • Great for Any Pellet Grill

Embrace the savory and smoky flavor of classic hickory wood. These Kingsford® 100% Natural Hardwood Blend Pellets for grilling bring you authentic Hickory wood-smoked flavor from all-natural American hardwood. Kingsford® 100% Natural Hardwood Blend Pellets deliver excellent performance in all pellet grills, including Pit Boss® and Traeger®. Made in the USA with North American ingredients, our Kingsford® 100% Natural Hardwood Blend Pellets for grilling contain no artificial flavors, fillers, binders, dyes, chemical additives or oils. Just pure hardwood for pure flavor—what you see is what you get. The savory and smoky flavor of hickory hardwood pairs well with all your beef, chicken, ribs, pork, lamb, turkey and vegetable dishes. These Kingsford® grilling pellets come in a conveniently sized 25-pound bag. One pound of grilling pellets lasts approximately one hour at low heat and about 30 minutes at high heat depending on the grill manufacturer and outdoor conditions. Trust Kingsford for real wood flavor made easy.

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335 Reviews
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great flavor!! Gave the smoked meat a great flavor! We used it with all sorts of cuts of meat too. We also smoked some hamburger with it. We took it out of the bag and put in a sealed storage container! Definitely recommend!
Date published: 2024-04-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great pellets Great pellets! These had a beautiful smoky flavor that I loved with sausage and veggies. Burn time was average. I do think these are on par with or better than the traeger pellets. Low dust
Date published: 2024-04-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good The flavor is amazing, the burn time was great, the quality is awesome, the packaging is good and the vale is good. I would recommend for grilling.
Date published: 2024-04-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it Love how it makes the flavor of bbq so yummy and delicious!!! It don’t take long to light and it keeps it heat. Love that it don’t have a bad odor after using it!
Date published: 2024-04-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great flavor Perfect for grilling/smoking. The flavor was soo good. Perfect for any meat, easy to use also. Love the value for the package also. Must buy for the summer
Date published: 2024-04-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So good! Worked wonderfully on our pellet smoker! We made salmon and a pork butt. The flavor was amazing, and for the value? It’s a massive bag! Highly recommend kingsford always
Date published: 2024-04-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great Kingford hardwood pellets are generally well-regarded among BBQ enthusiasts for their consistent quality and performance. They are made from natural hardwood and are designed to provide a clean and flavorful burn, enhancing the taste of your grilled or smoked foods. Users often praise their efficient heat output and minimal ash production, making cleanup easier. However, like any product, individual experiences may vary, so it's a good idea to check user reviews and try them out for yourself to see if they meet your expectations. Overall, Kingford hardwood pellets are a popular choice for those looking to elevate their outdoor cooking experience.
Date published: 2024-04-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Pretty good pellets Great flavor and quality for the price you can use in different machines. I have personally used it in my Traeger packaging doesn’t rip open super easily and does burn out super fast.
Date published: 2024-03-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Worth the money!! I used the Kingsford Hickory pellets in my Traeger smoker and they worked just as well as the Traeger brand pellets at a better price. My brisket was delicious. I can’t wait to try some of the other unique flavors Kingsford offers. Highly recommend.
Date published: 2024-03-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The best pellets! These were excellent! It gave our food a great Smokey, wood flavor. They also burn really well and don’t burn up too quickly, giving us plenty of time to cook multiple things.
Date published: 2024-03-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good flavor enhancement We used these to make some little pork bites as a party appetizer and they turned out so good from the smoker. The flavor was amazing, the burn was great. The plump to the bite was everything. They were a party favorite.
Date published: 2024-03-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product These are great pellets for smoking meat. The flavor is delicious. The burn time lasts awhile so you don’t have to use as much pellets versus other brands. The packaging is nice good plastic quality. Holds up well.
Date published: 2024-03-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great packaging I loved these pellets. Great smoke, great flavor. The burn time was great. The bag wasn't too heavy and was durable. I will definitely buy again in the future.
Date published: 2024-03-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great smoke These pellets worked very well and provided a nice smoke flavor to the meat I cooked. Seemed to burn a lot slower than normal which was good would definitely purchase
Date published: 2024-03-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hickory The Kingsford Hickory pellets made a GREAT addition to my PitBoss smoker. The flavor was delicious and Smokey. The burn time was way longer than the brand I was using before. The bag was very large. Such a great buy!
Date published: 2024-03-21
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