Louisiana Grills BBQ pellets are made of 100 percent natural hardwoods. No added artificial flavors, spray scents, glues or chemicals in pellets. Pellets are held together with the natural lignin's found in the wood. Burn hotter and cleaner. Pellets are easy to use, great tasting and all natural. 50 percent maple, 25 percent hickory and 25 percent cherry. An ideal blend of sweet, savory and tart.