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    Smoked Whole Chicken Today. :D

    OK, I'm smoking a whole chicken today. I brined the chicken overnight in chicken stock for extra flavor and added garlic, black pepper, and whole onion chunks to the solution. I'm using my brown sugar rub on the skin, and have stuffed the cavity with apple chunks and a bit of onion.

    Oh, and I forgot the secret....Orange marmalade added on top of the rub, and the mop sauce is the left over rub and marmalade and butter.

    5 hrs at 220 for a 5 pound chicken.
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    You brined a chicken in chicken stock?
    Sounds good though.

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    I love doing whole chickens on my Webber kettle, though not a true smoker it does the job admirably.
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    Sounds Yummy!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    You brined a chicken in chicken stock?
    Sounds good though.

    Oh yeah, it displaces the saline they pump up commercial chickens with. The bird just went into the smoker, just now, and I'm smoking it with hickory wood chunks.
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    Damn that sounds good. I gotta get me a smoker next year.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gitarzan View Post
    Damn that sounds good. I gotta get me a smoker next year.
    Why wait, do it now, then you could torture us like Tom does.

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    First mopping with the glaze



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    That looks delicious.

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    Well, that sure looks good!!

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    I decided to add a bit of white Zinfandel to the mop sauce. Getting better and better smelling, too.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gitarzan View Post
    Damn that sounds good. I gotta get me a smoker next year.
    If you have a webber, you can turn it into a passable smoker. I've been doing it for about a year now.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    I decided to add a bit of white Zinfandel to the mop sauce. Getting better and better smelling, too.
    And I lose all respect for you....just for having that in your house.



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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    And I lose all respect for you....just for having that in your house.


    It's a good wine for cooking, not drinking. We'll have a really nice crisp Riesling with dinner tonight for the drinking part.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    It's a good wine for cooking, not drinking. We'll have a really nice crisp Riesling with dinner tonight for the drinking part.
    Actually, its not the worse for drinking. If you add it about 50/50 to lemonade, it makes a passable "cooler" for those warm summer evenings. But I'd much rather have a nice red wine.

    And for cooking a chicken? I'd probably go with a good Chablis.

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    Now using almost exclusively wood for the final hour. Internal temp is 148, so all's on track



    Progress at the 3 hour point



    and the 4 hour point




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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    I decided to add a bit of white Zinfandel to the mop sauce. Getting better and better smelling, too.
    1%er here.
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    One of the many good things about chicken that delicious is that you can eat it like a pirate and not use any utensils at all.
    I love pho long time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    OK, I'm smoking a whole chicken today.
    Wow! You'll need a big pipe for that.

    Will it stay lit?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    Oh yeah, it displaces the saline they pump up commercial chickens with. The bird just went into the smoker, just now, and I'm smoking it with hickory wood chunks.
    If not a commercial chicken, what kind is it? Did you raise it yourself?
    more cops have been killed by donuts than guns in chicago it is a medical fact ask any doctor.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sknhgy View Post
    If not a commercial chicken, what kind is it? Did you raise it yourself?
    It is a commercial chicken, which was why I brined it in chicken stock......to displace the saline injected into the bird.

    Final results...sorry for the indoor lighting, but my Handicam doesn't have a flash, it's a videocamera I'm using for the stills.



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