In primitive times, it was discovered that exposing food to smoke would better preserve it than simply letting out to air-dry. Today, smoking has become an art form, a technique that is continuously explored worldwide for its intricate aromas. Various organic materials can be used to smoke foods, but none provide the flavors that make hard wood the most popular in history. Rediscover the subtle, floral and sweet aromas of natural smoke with the essential mix wood pellets. Each pellet carefully combines the essences of 100% Apple, Cherry, Hickory and Maple hardwoods, with no binder and no fillers added. Only the hearts of these fine woods are used, making these pellets ideal to enhance the flavors of any recipe.