The Smokin Brothers Hickory Pellets have no “filler” or “base” wood, chemicals, binding agents or other contaminants used in the manufacturing of their Premium Pure Wood pellets. Their Quality pellets are produced to exact density specifications enabling them to burn efficiently delivering rich natural flavor. Apple Hickory is Smokin Brothers unique mix of their pure apple and pure hickory pellets. These two woods work in perfect harmony to make the best family BBQ blend. It is up to you to choose if you want to mix with other varieties. Apple Hickory Pellets can be used for pork, poultry and fruit.