Char-Broil Gas2Coal 3-Burner Liquid Propane and Charcoal Hybrid Grill Review

Editor Rating: 4.2/5
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Review Summary

Do you want a grill with a taste of both worlds, gas to coal tastes? Then you are in the right place. Gas2coal charcoal hybrid grill is made for you to grill fish, chicken, beef, or mutton with tastes of both gas and coal. The gas grills have only one taste of high flame, but the Charbroil Gas2Coal Hybrid grill provides a natural and smoky taste to your foods.

Gas2coal by Charbroil is very easy and quick to convert from gas to charcoal grill. You have a gas grill if you don’t use charcoal, and when you want to convert it, just put it in a charcoal tray that fits right over the burner and burn the gas. Here you are, from a gas grill to a charcoal grill. This grill is affordable with a side burner and a large side shelf.  

Some Best Features of Char-Broil Gas2Coal 3-Burner Grill

Hybrid Flavor

If you are looking for a grill that provides a smoky flavor of charcoal and high heat efficiency flame, then Gas2Coal Hybrid girl by Char- is one of the best options. It is easy to convert from a grill to a charcoal grill without using other tools. It may take 60 seconds to convert it. This way, you may enjoy both flavors of your food. There are three porcelain-coated cast-iron grates, and there is a charcoal tray fits right over the burner for the charcoal grill.

Controllers

There are four control knobs with ergonomically shaped and a grill grate lifter with a holder on the grill. The grate lifter helps lift and take in the grates even if grates are hot.

Furthermore, you can control the temperature using the Lid Temperature Gauge.

In addition, to flame the burner, you do not need any match or lighter. The grill has an electric ignition push button which helps you burn the burner with just one push.

3-Burners

There are three main burners in the middle of the grill for grilling with 40,000-BTU for three burners and one side burner with 12000 BTU for frying some onion for your barbecue, heating water, boiling eggs, and many more. These all burners have their control knobs to high or low the flame. 

Easy to Clean

The grill design is very simple, so it is easy to clean it. Three iron grates and a charcoal tray are removable. Therefore, you can remove them and clean them carefully and properly. Although it is simple to clean up, washing the rusted iron grates and charcoal tray with ashes takes time.

Other Facilities

Side shelf:

There is a large side shelf for placing accessories, ingredients, and other things.

Wheels:

In addition, the grill has two rubber wheels for mobility with the help of handles.

Store:

There is also a storage space for storing things.

Design

The grill has three major parts. The main burner is in the middle with a side burner and a side shelf on two sides. A lid with a temperature gauge on the middle 3-burners for covering and speedy cooking. The side burner also has a lid to cover it when it is not in use. Besides this, the wheel facility makes the grill convenient to move anywhere when it is not used or has to shift to any other place. Many parts are removable, which makes easiness to wash and clean the grill.

Conversion process

The process of conversion is very simple. You have to take the iron grates and heat tents and set the charcoal tray over the burner. Then place the crystals on the tray and ignite with flame by pushing the ignition button. Now the hybrid grill is ready.

Cleaning Recommendation

  • You need to clean the whole grill after each charcoal use
  • You need to make sure that all the charcoal is extinguished and the burners have cooled before cleaning
  • Remove the charcoal tray and clean up all ashes.

Pros
  • Hybrid grill with both facilities and charcoal grilling
  • Easy to move from one place to another
  • Easy to convert from gas to charcoal grill
  • Can enjoy food with charcoal flavor
  • Have three main burners and a side burner
Cons
  • A charcoal pan hardly lasts for a year
  • side burner is also not powerful

Conclusion

Above all, the Gas2Coal hybrid grill by Char-Broil is a very good burner and grill for grilling your foods with the taste of smoky charcoal and a high flame of gas. It is easy to use and clean and made up of good material. However, the charcoal tray is not sustainable. It gets rusted within a year, making the grill unable to use charcoal grilling. But you can change the charcoal pan. It is not a big issue, I guess. Though some people found some minor issues overall, this grill is very interesting

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you prefer charcoal or gas grills when cooking food?

Though the gas grill is very fast and easy to run, the food grilled on the grill has not that smoky taste of charcoals. Yes, charcoal takes time to burn, but I will prefer a charcoal grill due to the charcoal flavor. 

 

Does the charcoal pan rust very soon?

Yes, the charcoal pan gets rusted almost within a year.