This is a question that gets asked a lot, and unfortunately, there is no one definitive answer. It really depends on a number of factors, such as the type of pellet, the grill, and the weather conditions. However, in general, you can expect a wood pellet to burn for around 30-60 minutes.
Pellet usage testing data
We’ve been running some pellet usage testing data and wanted to share the results with you. We’ve found that the average pellet usage for grilling is about 1/2 to 1 pound per hour. This of course varies depending on the size of the grill, the type of food being cooked, and the cooking temperature.
So, if you’re looking to save on pellets, or just want to know how much you should expect to use, keep these numbers in mind. As always, feel free to contact us with any questions or comments!
Not all wood pellets burn the same
There are a lot of different brands and types of wood pellets on the market. Some pellets burn hotter than others, and some have a stronger flavor. You should experiment with different brands and types of pellets to find the ones that work best for your grill.
How long do wood pellets last when stored in a pellet grill?
One of the great things about pellet grills is that they’re very easy to keep clean. However, one thing you need to be aware of is how long your wood pellets will last when stored in the grill. Depending on the type of wood pellets you’re using, they can last anywhere from a few weeks to a few months. The best way to ensure that your wood pellets are fresh and ready to use is to purchase them from a reputable source and store them in a cool, dry place.