Cook Anything, Anywhere, Anytime.
-Frequently Asked Questions-
How do I light my Cobb?
The Cobb Cooker is simple to light and use. Do not use lighter fluids in the Cobb Cooker.
Here are 3 ways to light the fuel source for your Cobb;
a. Use charcoal has its own self igniting particles packed into it. All you have to do is place it in the Fire Grid and light it.
b. Place your chosen charcoal in the Fire Grid and use a small handheld BBQ blowtorch to ignite it.
c. THIS MUST BE DONE WITH CAUTION. Place the charcoal in the fire grid and place the Fire Grid on a gas stove top. Turn the gas stove on a low heat and wait for the charcoal to be properly lit. Turn off the gas
stove and then using the Universal Fork to lift the burning charcoal in the Fire Grid and place into the Inner Sleeve. Take the Cobb Cooker outside to use.
THE WINDOWS MUST BE OPEN AND THE OVERHEAD EXTRACTOR FAN MUST BE USED AS BURNING CHARCOAL EMITS CARBON MONOXIDE WHICH CAN BE FATAL.
Can I use my Cobb indoors?
The Cobb Cooker uses charcoal as a fuel source and as a result produces Carbon Monoxide which is poisonous and can lead to serious adverse health effects and even death. However, the Cobb Cooker is safe enough to use in a sheltered area such as a balcony or under a patio roof as long as there is good ventilation and air circulation.
What can I cook on my Cobb Cooker?
Anything! The Cobb Cooker works like a convection oven and as a result can cook anything you can cook in a kitchen. The Cobb Cooker is able to barbecue (BBQ), roast, steam, bake, and fry. Even desserts can be made on a Cobb Cooker. Some favorites are pizzas, steaks, whole chickens, bread and roast vegetables.
How much charcoal should I use?
The Cobb cooker uses about 6-10 charcoal briquettes or around 300g of charcoal.
How long can I cook on the Cobb?
The Cobb Cooker is designed to be very economic and with as little as 300g of charcoal it can be used for up to 2 hours depending on cooking method, amount of food and cooking habits.
Why does my Coob leak liquid out the bottom of the base?
The Cobb Cooker has a built in moat inside the Inner Sleeve into which liquid can be added to facilitate with steaming or cooking. The moat is designed to hold about 200ml of liquid. Any more than this will result in some excess liquid leaking out the bottom.
How do I clean my Cobb Cooker?
The Cobb is dishwasher safe so it is very simple to clean. Be careful of using abrasive pads on certain parts as it could cause damage. For more details refer to the Cobb User Manual included in the Cobb Cooker box or download it from the Cobb Taiwan website.
Where can I find recipes for the Cobb Cooker?
This website has a section dedicated to recipes for the Cobb cooker. Searching online will result in numerous recipes available from other websites or you could order the Cobb Grill-on-the-Go Recipe Book specially designed for the Cobb Cooker with specific details on how to cook real gourmet meals your Cobb Cooker.
Can I order spare parts for my Cobb Cooker?
All parts of the Cobb are replaceable in the event of accidental damage and can be ordered online though this website on the Spares page.