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15kg Flama Restaurant Grade Charcoal (BCH15)

(47 customer reviews)

£25.99

  • 100% natural Kachi stick restaurant grade charcoal
  • Consistently sized sticks give dependable performance
  • 2 hour cooking time
  • Quick and easy to light, ready to cook within 25 minutes
  • High heat output with no spitting
  • Ideal for Robata grilling
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Cooking Time

3

Ease of Lighting

4

Heat Output

4

SKU: BCH15
Category:
Weight: 15 kg
Dimensions: 52.7 × 28.6 × 28.3 cm
Cooking Time:

3

Ease of Lighting:

4

Heat Output:

4

When trying new things, it’s assuring to have help by your side. Flama opens up a whole new world of grilling.

Flama is our restaurant grade Kachi stick charcoal. These hardwood sticks are consistently sized and 100% natural with no additives or chemicals added. Flama is easy to light, and maintains a high heat output for 2 hours of burn time. There’s also no spitting, making your barbecue safer and easier to cook on.

Kachi sticks are often used in robata style restaurants. It’s ideal for use in this type of Japanese grilling, and Flama is very popular in robata restaurants. For adventurous home barbecuers looking to experiment, Flama is a great way to get started with this traditional style of grilling.

Try Flama today and expand your BBQ horizons with this consistent Kachi stick charcoal. With strong heat output and a 2 hour burn time, Flama will transform you into a robata maestro in no time.

Please note all cooking times are approximate and depend on a range of factors, including quantity of charcoal and type of barbecue used, lighting method and weather conditions.

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  1. Gary S.

    Gary S. (verified owner)

    Always good sized lumps, which give a really long ‘low and slow’ cooking time, as well as brilliant high burn for fast cooks

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  2. Harvey L.

    Harvey L. (verified owner)

    Fantastic charcoal – best we have ever used

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  3. Andrew

    Andrew (verified owner)

    Lights very easily, proper smell and amazing heat. As a good Chilean I barbecue every weekend of the year.

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  4. Hugh Tyson

    Hugh Tyson (verified owner)

    Very high quality charcoal with minimum waste

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  5. Ian Hutter

    Ian Hutter (verified owner)

    Brilliant charcoal, and fantastic service from Big K would certainly recommend.

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  6. Anonymous

    Anonymous (verified owner)

    The Best Charcoal By Far

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  7. John N.

    John N. (verified owner)

    Looks ideal for a controlled barbecue fire to last a long time

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  8. Philip

    Philip (verified owner)

    Excellent quality charcoal, will definitely purchase again.

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  9. Sharon G.

    Sharon G. (verified owner)

    Great charcoal! Always burns even and slow. Great for my kamado BBQ

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  10. Anthony

    Anthony (verified owner)

    this works well in a komodo style bbq

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  11. Thomas L.

    Thomas L. (verified owner)

    Massive sticks/logs of charcoal. First time I have had to use a hammer to make charcoal a little smaller, which isn’t a bad thing. Good stuff. Burn hot and clean.

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  12. Kat

    Kat (verified owner)

    Great service, arrived fast, I haven’t used it yet, as I had used the other one first

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  13. Jennifer B.

    Jennifer B. (verified owner)

    Great charcoal, burns hot and for a good length of time.

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  14. Peter J.

    Peter J. (verified owner)

    Loved it, held heat for a long time.

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  15. Jared Schmidt

    Jared Schmidt (verified owner)

    Great product

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  16. Clive S.

    Clive S. (verified owner)

    Superb charcoal, the best I have ever used!

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  17. James C.

    James C. (verified owner)

    Very pleased with the speed of delivery and the quality of the product. I had bought some other so called restaurant grade charcoal though Amazon and it was awful. I will definitely be coming directly to the manufacturer in future. Would definitely recommend and buy this again.

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  18. William

    William (verified owner)

    Best charcoal ever. Wouldn’t buy anything else now. Large pieces and no dust

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  19. jon

    jon (verified owner)

    A+. Performs differently to commonly available charcoal, this burns long and hot. I’ve used this for both grilling and in a small offset smoker. Almost all of my box was made up of large branch pieces and very few small pieces. Will buy again.

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  20. Gerald

    Gerald (verified owner)

    The best you can get for a real quality bbq

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  21. Andreas Georghiades

    Andreas Georghiades (verified owner)

    Long lasting, almost no sparks, excellent quality

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  22. Henry M.

    Henry M. (verified owner)

    Great supplier, great price, fast delivery and great customer service. What more can I say. they now have my loyalty as a costumer.

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  23. John F.

    John F. (verified owner)

    I’ve only used it once but I’m very impressed so far.

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  24. Jonathan

    Jonathan (verified owner)

    You need very little, it burns hot with very little smoke and leaves little residue

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  25. Simon Coggon

    Simon Coggon (verified owner)

    Burns so evenly making the perfect bbq

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  26. JONATHAN P.

    JONATHAN P. (verified owner)

    After many years of trying all sorts of charcoal from the cheap ones to brigettes etc I’ve finally found the charcoal ever! Lights easily and most importantly burns for ages for a super long BBQ including a whole chicken. Awesome stuff!

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  27. Alex

    Alex (verified owner)

    Great charcoal!

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  28. Tom

    Tom (verified owner)

    Awesome charcoal for slow cooking

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  29. Peter

    Peter (verified owner)

    Really excellent quality, lights easily and burns well.

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  30. David S.

    David S. (verified owner)

    Great quality charcoal clean long burn.

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  31. Paul

    Paul (verified owner)

    I simply won’t BBQ on anything else – top quality !

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  32. Georgios Hadjittofi

    Georgios Hadjittofi (verified owner)

    Up to its standard. Strongly recommended

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  33. Wendy

    Wendy (verified owner)

    Fabulous stuff. Have used for a while. No horrid fuel smell, light quickly especially with woodies , burns hot and for a good amount of time
    Would recommend

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  34. Iain Gore

    Iain Gore (verified owner)

    Great charcoal. used in BGE 18+ hour cooks.

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  35. Iben Botha

    Iben Botha (verified owner)

    Best charcoal available in the UK.

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  36. Scott Gooderham

    Scott Gooderham (verified owner)

    Great service and excellent product. Burns very hot, doesn’t spit and very large chunks. Won’t use anything else

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  37. Ioanna V.

    Ioanna V. (verified owner)

    Really good quality charcoal. We got the recommendation from a BBQ restaurant in Cambridge, where it’s grilled meat is just whatemouthing. My husband just loves bbqing using this charcoal

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  38. Andrew

    Andrew (verified owner)

    burns well. Dense charcoal, gives good heat and lasts for multiple cooks in a kamado.

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  39. Yvonne J.

    Yvonne J. (verified owner)

    This charcoal is amazing – large bricks not small flaky bits.

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  40. John Christie

    John Christie (verified owner)

    Very impressed. VERY big pieces of charcoal. Very little smoke and generates good heat. Seems to burn for a good length of time. Will definitely order again.

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  41. Christos

    Christos (verified owner)

    Best charcoal

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  42. Stuart Byfield

    Stuart Byfield (verified owner)

    Absolutely brilliant 👍

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  43. guy c.

    guy c. (verified owner)

    Excellent quality, wood wool firelighters fantastic

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  44. Simon

    Simon (verified owner)

    Excellent for long slow smoking

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  45. Doug Logan

    Doug Logan (verified owner)

    Great charcoal lots of different sizes and burns for ages

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  46. Ben

    Ben (verified owner)

    Simply the best charcoal I’ve ever used. My go to choice for low n slow or high heat grilling.

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  47. Stuart Wilson

    Stuart Wilson (verified owner)

    First time trying this charcoal, was very impressed on my first low and slow cook. Brilliant service and fast delivery.

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Create a base of Flama charcoal, add 3-4 Big K Woodies firelighters and light. Once the firelighters are burning, cover with additional charcoal to make a pyramid. This allows the flames to rise up from the bottom, heating the coals quickly and evenly.

After approximately 15 minutes, spread the coals out. Then, simply wait another 5 minutes and you're ready to start cooking.

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Flama is manufactured from a sustainable source of hardwood in Indonesia. We have a strict quality control procedure in place with our supplier which ensures that the wood is harvested using a controlled harvesting method which leaves the roots intact so that the tree can regrow sustainably. Find out more about Big K's sustainability policies here.