TemboTusk Skottle Grill
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What is a Skottle?
It is a South African outdoor cooking contraption.
Skō Til or Skaw-Til
The history of the Skottle comes from the South African farmer and finding a secondary use for old harrow discs by turning them into an outdoor cooking utensil they could use while out in the fields. The Skottle caught on with the public in the 1940s and 50s and is now synonymous with grilling in South Africa. Anything that can be cooked in a pan, skillet or on a grill can be cooked in a Skottle. Bacon, eggs, sausage and hash browns is a great example for breakfast. Lunch or dinner can be as easy as stir fry veggies, steak, and chopped potatoes. There is no better way to cook Boerewors Sausage (South African Farmer’s Sausage) or any other sausage for that matter. Nothing tastes better than a thick cheese Quesadilla grilled on a Skottle. As you can see, there is very little you can’t cook on a Skottle!
The TemboTusk Skottle comes pre-seasoned and can be used immediately. The easiest way to recondition the Skottle is with olive oil or any cooking oil and heat on a gas or charcoal barbeque to 450 degrees or until the oil on the metal stops smoking. Like a Dutch oven or cast iron pan, the more the Skottle is used the better the non-stick cooking surface becomes.
The TemboTusk Skottle is designed to be used with an inexpensive Coleman style single burner and a gas bottle. The burner simply hangs in the frame welded to the bottom of the Skottle pan. Typically a Coleman burner uses a disposable 16oz gas bottle for fuel. With a proper adapter a larger propane bottle can be used. A Coleman one-burner produces 10,000 BTUs of heat energy which is more than adequate for use with the Skottle.
The TemboTusk Skottle comes with a frame to hold the burner and three legs to support the pan. The legs are removable and can be stored separately. The Skottle is 18” across and stands 28” tall with the legs installed.
The Skottle Grill does not come with the Burner as pictured.
Burner and bag are extra.
(Only the Skottle Grill Kit comes with the Burner and Carry bag as standard.)
Patent number: 9,993,112
Sizes and weight:
Pan: 45.72cm in diameter (pan is made of regular carbon steel, very similar to cast iron steel in composition )
Legs: 73.66cm in length (legs are made of steel.)
Shipping weight of the Skottle Grill Kit: 10.88kg
Weight of Skottle Grill by itself is about: 8.16kg
Carry bag: made out of vinyl material similar to a “jump house” or blowup structure for a kids party.
The Standard Kit contains:
1: TemboTusk Skottle Grill
2: BlueRidge Overland Gear Carry Bag
The Skottle is fabricated in the USA and comes pre-seasoned so it can be used immediately. The aluminium legs are removable.
Tembo Tush Skottle Grill: USA Made in SoCal
Carry Bag: USA Made in Bedford, VA
##NOTE THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE THE GAS BOTTLE & STOVE##