Best turkey brine liquid smoke recipes

Best Smoked Whole Turkey Recipe

Best Smoked Whole Turkey Recipe

I’ve brined several whole chickens and turkeys prior to smoking. To prepare the brine, I like to make sure my brown sugar and salt are dissolved
Turkey Brine and Aromatic

Turkey Brine and Aromatic

So use your best judgement to plan ahead. I like to use a plastic bucket to brine my turkey in. I know that a lot of people like to have turkey for Christmas dinner as well as Thanksgiving
Smoked Glazed Chicken

Smoked Glazed Chicken

Overnight is best. For the brine. Add maple extract and liquidsmoke. Brine chicken for at least 4 hours. Prepare smoker and smoke chicken at 230 degrees for about two hours, basting with mop every 30 minutes. 2 teaspoons liquidsmoke
Roasted Turkey ~ Pictorial Step by Step

Roasted Turkey ~ Pictorial Step by Step

While I've posted my trials and test on bestturkey technique previously (which you should read to fully understand what you are doing and why), I've still had many questions from those trying to follow my recommendations

Smoked Chicken

for best results, use a remote thermometer (this one is my old standby, but I also use and like the iGrill series because I can monitor the temperature via my phone)
Sunday Rewind: Wait, Sear and Brine

Sunday Rewind: Wait, Sear and Brine

Overnight is best, so plan ahead. I planned ahead and made a Beer BrinedTurkey Breast. All of us have had bone dry poultry put on our plate and the leaner the bird (as in turkey) and the leaner the cut (as in turkey breast), the greater the risk of it drying out
Southern Roast Turkey

Southern Roast Turkey

I was taught it is best to purchase a fresh hen when possible, the younger the better as the meat will be tender and delicate
Herb Roasted Turkey Breast Recipe

Herb Roasted Turkey Breast Recipe

Between drying brining the bird and using the Creole Butter, my turkey (no joke) came out to be the bestturkey I have ever had in my life
Veggie Bacon

Veggie Bacon

In order to get a crispy tofu I find the best way to do this is to first slice the tofu and submerge in in hot salty water
Japanese Wafu-Style Orzo

Japanese Wafu-Style Orzo

Brine soaked pre-sliced ham, the type that is sold for sandwiches, has the texture best suited for the Wafu style
Julia Child’s Deconstructed Thanksgiving

Julia Child’s Deconstructed Thanksgiving

Removing the thighbones, then trussing the thighs up using skewers and string, makes the dark meat the absolute best part of the entire evening
Mastering the “Reverse Sear”

Mastering the “Reverse Sear”

Best. It’s the same principle used when brining a chicken or turkey. You can serve this with the mushrooms, or just deglaze the pan with a little red wine and a splash of red wine vinegar, scraping up those tasty brown bits, and reducing the liquid by half for a delicious pan sauce
Memphis Barbecue Sauce – A Wonderful Thing

Memphis Barbecue Sauce – A Wonderful Thing

THE BEST BBQ SAUCE, EVER. Cider Brined, Herb Buttered Martha Roasted Turkey –…Spicy Three Meat JambalayaPulled Pork on a Gas Grill – First results