TURKEY 101

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HOME / RECIPES TURKEY 101 cookshack 101s • turkey TURKEY 101 WARNING: DO NOT plan on smoking your very first turkey on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day or any other holiday, party or event. Practice at least once before you do this to impress your family and friends. CONTENTS: INTRODUCTIONHISTORY BEHIND THE TITLE SUBJECTBASICSFOOD SAFETYPREPARATION…THE BEFORE SMOKING “STUFF”SMOKING…HOW […]

SWEET LIQUEUR SMOKED WHOLE TURKEY

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HOME / RECIPES SWEET LIQUEUR SMOKED WHOLE TURKEY recipes • turkey INGREDIENTS 1 washed and cleaned turkey2 ounces Nassau Royal or other sweet liqueur, such as Southern Comfort2 ounces clarified butter1 ounce salt1 ounce pepper1 ounce granulated garlic INSTRUCTIONSWash and dry turkey. Rub inside and out with seasoning. With a large veterinary shot needle, inject […]

SMOKED TURKEY BREASTS

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HOME / RECIPES SMOKED TURKEY BREASTS recipes • turkey INGREDIENTS 1 bone-in half turkey breastCookshack Spicy Chicken Rub INSTRUCTIONSTake one bone-in half turkey breast, cleaned, trimmed, and dried.
Evenly sprinkle Cookshack Spicy Chicken Rub over all turkey breast surfaces. 
Smoke-cook with 3 ounces apple wood per 20 pounds turkey at 225°F for 3 hours. Share on […]

PEPPER THYME GLAZED SMOKED TURKEY

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HOME / RECIPES LEMON SMOKED TURKEY BREAST recipes • turkey INGREDIENTS 12 – 14 pound whole turkey1 pound light brown sugar2 cups honey1/2 cup coarse ground black peppercorns1/2 cup fresh thyme leaves1/2 pound butter1 Tablespoon salt INSTRUCTIONSProcess honey, brown sugar, thyme, and salt in food processor until smooth. Remove from food processor and add peppercorns. […]

LEMON SMOKED TURKEY BREAST

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HOME / RECIPES LEMON SMOKED TURKEY BREAST recipes • turkey INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup lemon juice2 Tablespoon vegetable oil1 teaspoon dried whole dill weed1/2 Tablespoon paprika1/2 Tablespoon pepper1/2 Tablespoon grated lemon rind2 cloves garlic, minced1 (4 lb.) boneless turkey breast, skinned Vegetable cooking sprayVegetable cooking spray INSTRUCTIONSCombine lemon juice and next 6 ingredients in a small […]

BRANDY SMOKED TURKEY

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HOME / RECIPES BRANDY SMOKED TURKEY recipes • turkey INGREDIENTS 10 – 15 pound turkey1 cup brandy, divided1 cup honey1 cup brown sugar1 teaspoon crushed cloves1 Tablespoon poultry seasoning INSTRUCTIONSInject turkey with 1/2 c. brandy along breast bone, leg, thigh, and wing joints. Season with poultry seasoning. Smoke-cook at 225°F with hickory or apple wood […]

SMOKED MAPLE TURKEY BREAST

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HOME / RECIPES SMOKED MAPLE TURKEY BREAST recipes • turkey INGREDIENTS 1 Whole Turkey Breast Rub:2 Tbs. Brown Sugar1 Tbs. Sweet Paprika2 tsp. Black Pepper1 tsp. Coarse Ground Sea Salt1 tsp. Celery Salt1 tsp. Garlic Powder1 tsp. Onion Powder1/2 tsp. Cayenne Pepper1/2 tsp. Dry Mustard Maple Glaze:1/4 c. Maple Syrup1/2 Stick Butter, melted INSTRUCTIONSRemove rib […]

GRILLED TURKEY LEGS

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HOME / RECIPES GRILLED TURKEY LEGS recipes • turkey INGREDIENTS 3-4 Turkey Legs1 Tbs. Cumin1 Tbs. Garlic Powder1 tsp. Black Pepper1/2 tsp. Cayenne Pepper1/2 tsp. Sea SaltYellow Mustard INSTRUCTIONSPreheat PG500 to 300°. Mix together all the spice ingredients. Rub the turkey legs with mustard and sprinkle spice mixture over turkey legs. Grill on the direct […]

SMOKED TURKEY

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ROOT BEER TURKEY BRINE

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HOME / RECIPES ROOT BEER TURKEY BRINE recipes • turkey INGREDIENTS 12 lb. Turkey4 – 2 liter Root Beer2 Tbs. Garlic Powder2 Tbs. Black PepperCookshack Spicy Chicken Rub2 oz. Apple Wood INSTRUCTIONSCombine turkey, root beer, garlic powder and black pepper in a 5 gallon bucket. Add enough root beer to cover turkey. Refrigerate for a […]