Originally Posted by ZenSilk
Interesting, what i have found is that 2 coals with a tight pack a good amount of toothpick sized holes starts the session in about 20 seconds (at large clouds and full flavor) and goes at least 2 hours with 2 sets of 2 coals, sometimes adding 1 more.
Hmmm...maybe I should try poking holes all the way to the bottom. I normally only poke a few all the way down, not all of them. Do you pack all the way to the top of the bowl? I tend to underpack Tangier's a bit which is maybe why it doesn't heat up as fast for me?