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Was this small, lightweight charcoal replacement too good to be true?

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Tired of lugging around bags of charcoal, we were thrilled to discover a small, lightweight charcoal replacement. Made of solid ethanol, the uGo FlameDisk is a flat, aluminum-covered, Frisbee-sized disk that sits in the bottom of any kettle grill. The manufacturer claims it releases about 90 percent fewer pollutants than charcoal. Our FlameDisk burned for 40 minutes and left no ash ...

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