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Premium Kishu Binchotan Japanese White Charcoal for Konro Grill - 15KG Pack

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Original price $579.00 - Original price $579.00
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$579.00 - $579.00
Current price $579.00

Made in Japan Binchotan

Traditionalists consider only binchotan produced in Kishu, Tosa, and Hyuga as authentic binchotan. Their density and thermal power are significantly different.

Premium Kishu Binchotan: 15kg Pack - Made in Japan

Binchotan charcoal from the Kishu province of Japan (紀州備長炭), also known as Wakayama white charcoal, is the premium version of Japanese white charcoal. Some people use it as a water purifier.

Traditionalists always insist that only binchotan produced in the following regions of Japan can truly be called binchotan:

The difference in results can be significant. Always ask where your binchotan was produced if it is not stated.

What is Kishu Binchotan?

The Kishu is also where binchotan originated in the 1600s. Some traditionalists believe only the white charcoal made of the oak trees in Wakayama Prefecture in Kishu could be called binchotan. It is considered to be the top grade of binchotan.

In Japan, there are three major sources of premium binchotan white charcoal. They are Kishu binchotan (Wakayama), Tosa binchotan (Kochi) and Hyuga binchotan (Miyazaki). 

Binchotan: Important Details & Precautions

  • Each KG pack is a package within a carton and contains at least the specified amount of charcoal.
  • All orders will be posted with care.
  • We are unable to ship charcoal products to New Zealand.
  • We do not accept returns or exchanges of charcoal products.
  • Be sure to read the entire user guide before using the product. It must be used outdoors. Keep it out of the reach of children.

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  • Origin: All products shipped from our Sydney shop.
  • Speed: Dispatched within 1-2 working days
  • Carrier: Australia Post or Express Post available at checkout.
  • Packing Care: Fragile items packed securely. Learn how we ensure your items' safety. Shipping damage covered for all orders.
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User Guide, Recipes, and Review

  • User Guide: Learn how to use our product with our comprehensive guide.
  • Recipes: Get creative with our mouthwatering recipes.
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  • Customer Reviews: 100% genuine feedback, reflecting real user experiences.

DISCLAIMER: Charcoal is a natural product that demands careful handling both during use and storage. It is especially crucial to be cautious while lighting it, as sparks may fly. Keep the product away from children.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 60 reviews
Quentin Short
Mikawa Konro grill

Not a bad unit for a lead in to this style of cooking.

Richard Pawle
Great unit

Not flimsy. This is the real deal

Sergei Parmenov

Okunoto Japanese Konro Grill - Medium 54cm Starter Set (4-8 People)

Constantine Preston
Premium Tosa Binchotan Japanese White Charcoal for Konro Grill

The best grilling charcoal by far!

Robert Travers

Surely charcoal is just charcoal? How wrong I was. Spend a few extra $ with the extra burn time you will save a few $.