When it comes to hookah supplies, your coals are probably the most important thing apart from the Shisha. However, your coals can also ruin the flavor of a perfectly good bowl. Because of this, more and more, hookah smokers are shifting toward the use of natural coals.
This shift makes a lot of sense when you think about the inherent qualities of both natural and self-lighting coals. Self-lighting coals are treated with flammable chemicals, and none of those chemicals taste particularly good. In the end, it is a choice of quality versus convenience. Given this kind of a choice, we will recommend quality over convenience every time.
We have established that natural coals are better, so let’s talk about their one failing. Natural coals have to be heated on a burner of some kind before they are placed in the hookah. This adds an extra step to the smoking process, but it isn’t a particularly difficult one. Since your burner is the source for the heat that will be used to smoke your shisha, it is also quite important. Let’s take a look at five of the best burners that we could find, and then discuss some of the things that make for a good hookah coal burner.[Read more…] about Best Hookah Coal Burners in 2019 – Buyer’s Guide