An American Story

The history of grilling at Kingsford is a classic American story. It all started in 1919 when Edward G. Kingsford helped Henry Ford procure a stretch of timberland to supply wood for his auto plants.

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Kingsford® Preserve the Pit

Kingsford remains committed to celebrating Black barbecue culture by launching the second year of Preserve the Pit and doubling the investment in aspiring barbecue professionals.

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American Pride

An American-made company founded over 100 years ago, Kingsford has a lot to be proud of. Our employees have been continuing the family tradition in backyards across the nation.

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Search and sort through our collection of step-by-step recipes for every occasion.

Kingsford Grilling Recipes
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The big game calls for big flavor. Add these recipes to your lineup and use Kingsford® Match Light® Charcoal to instantly light up the grill.

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