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Instant Light 8kg

Get the BBQ going with this 8kg Instant Light.Usage: Suitable for outdoor use only.Safety Details: Danger of carbon monoxide poisoning - never light this product or let it smoulder or cool down in confined spaces.Safety Details: Keep out of the reach of children.Pack size: 8kg
Average Customer Rating:
4.488 out of 5
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from 80 customer reviews
76 out of 80(95%)reviewers recommend this product to a friend
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Review 1 for Instant Light 8kg
Easy Bar Be Q
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
ByTommo .
04 August 2010.
The special 8kg instant lighting pack from Homebase was best value (compared with Sainsbury's) and easy to use .
Saves a lot of time compared with the old lighter fuel and indifferent bags of charcoal .
Now the gas barbeque owners have got real competition !
Light it and sit back for 20 minutes with a beer or wine till its ready then cook .
Perfect and consistant results each time.
Review 2 for Instant Light 8kg
Hot stuff
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
ByCruiser .
04 August 2010.
These instant light bags of charcoal lit easily, burned well and led to great bbq's.Good quality product.Will buy again when all used.
Review 3 for Instant Light 8kg
Easy to use!
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
BySimbar .
04 August 2010.
This is a great product. There are enough bags in it to do at least 3 BBQ's, and it is so easy to use. Much quicker than normal briquettes. Simply light it, go and get the food ready to cook, come back 20 minutes later, and it's ready to cook!!
Review 4 for Instant Light 8kg
BBQ time
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Byfuzzy139 .
04 August 2010.
Always works well, good price , great for them sunny days
Review 5 for Instant Light 8kg
Great bulk buy, excellent
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
ByKingy .
04 August 2010.
Excellent product in large quantity we are a large family and have to use at least 2 x 1kg bags of instant lighting and most shops only stock max 4 x 1kg bags. Less trips to the shop to stock up on charcoal for the bbq season. Lighting of the product was also easy didnt take 3 or 4 attempts like other similar products.
Review 6 for Instant Light 8kg
Easy
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
By:-) .
04 August 2010.
Easy way 2 start a bbq, just needed 1 bag as i hv a small bbq, lite t corners n after t flames went away, i was ready 2 cook, 1 bag did a family of 4.
Review 7 for Instant Light 8kg
God and easier than normal charcoal
Overall Rating
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
ByTJ .
04 August 2010.
Good product easy to light although it can take a couple of goes if it's windy. We've used them on the normal BBQ and when camping. They take about 15-20 to burn and will give a cookable heat for up to 30 minutes for longer we just use two bags. Will definatly use this again.
Review 8 for Instant Light 8kg
Good but burns out too fast
Overall Rating
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
ByBigboy .
04 August 2010.
Easy to use, as expected as it's self lighting charcoal! Smaller bags ideal for using a few to get a good working bed of heat.
Only problem was the actual coals were quite small pieces so burnt out within an hour.
Review 9 for Instant Light 8kg
Does the job
Overall Rating
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
ByMarkD .
04 August 2010.
Lights easily and provides enough heat for long enough to cook a reasonable size meal, and then a second rund too - unlike another make of instant lighting bags that barely lasted long enough to cook a few burgers!
Review 10 for Instant Light 8kg
worked well
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Bydotty .
04 August 2010.
Did just as decribed on the packaging
Review 11 for Instant Light 8kg
Superb Quality
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
ByStavros .
04 August 2010.
I have bought this product for about 3 years now. It keeps very well over the winter and I have not had any problems lighting old bags that have been left for 5-6 months.
Great quality and value for money.
Far, far better than any other shops brand.
Review 12 for Instant Light 8kg
Value for money
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Bydiddle .
05 August 2010.
Excellent easy to use product - good value for money
Review 13 for Instant Light 8kg
Good quality
Overall Rating
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
ByBoulty .
05 August 2010.
One of the better version of this widely available product. Found that lumps were of a good size and so didn't fall through the grill.
Review 14 for Instant Light 8kg
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
ByCarox .
05 August 2010.
Really good - so easy to get the BBQ going.
Review 15 for Instant Light 8kg
Not bad
Overall Rating
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
ByMike .
05 August 2010.
The pack contains individual bags of lumpwood charcoal, and one bag should be sufficient for one (small) bbq. The idea is that you light the bag (which is impregnated) and then just leave it to go. I found that the bag lights easily enough, but if there is a bit of a breeze it will blow out and need relighting - this happened several times.
Review 16 for Instant Light 8kg
Easy2light
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
ByMaz .
05 August 2010.
These are so handy and easy to use. Just put on the barbeque, light and wait. We spread ours out a bit once hot to give good even heat over the whole base.The heat seem to last for ages, way past the time we have finished cooking.
Review 17 for Instant Light 8kg
More expensive but time saving
Overall Rating
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
ByTwest .
05 August 2010.
These instant lighting charcoal bags are a clean, quick and efficient way to start a barbeque. They also mean that I do not have to mess around using firelighters and starting fluid. I would defiantly recommend this product to anyone who is pushed for time.
Review 18 for Instant Light 8kg
it works
Overall Rating
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Bybob .
05 August 2010.
easy to use works very well. one bag does the trick on a small bbq.
Review 19 for Instant Light 8kg
Good product
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Byred .
05 August 2010.
Easy to light, useful bag size for the many B B Q's we've had this summer
Review 20 for Instant Light 8kg
Location: ENGLAND
great value
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Byfred .
05 August 2010.
great value and no mess
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