What? Seriously, nobody mentioned this?
*dodges burning lump coal thrown in his direction
I have to admit I do use one of these guys every now and then, but I don't have a patio, porch, or garage, so my choices are pretty limited
. My folks at home love to grill with briquettes on a weber, though. Those towers are indeed great for getting them started.
EDIT: And geebus those eggs are pricey! It's just high-temp ceramic! Those guys know how to successfully run a high-margin business, looks like