SMOKED TURKEY
THE BBQ BIBLE

SMOKED TURKEY

prep

30 Min

cook

VARIES

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VARIES

There is something about smoked meat that makes it taste so much better. This is especially true when in comes to smoked turkey. The juiciness and deep flavor can't be beat! Cook time and serving size vary based on the size of the turkey.

Ingredients

1 whole turkey (ours was 12-14 lbs)

1 stick of butter, softened

2 tablespoons salt

2 tablespoons pepper

Coat with Camp Chef's Citrus Rub Seasoning (or your favorite poultry rub)

1/2 cup of white wine, chicken broth or liquid of choice

1/2 lemon

Instructions

TURKEY

STEP 1

Preheat pellet grill to high smoke.

Step 2

To prepare the turkey, remove giblets and neck. Rinse under water and pat dry with paper towels.

STEP 3

In a small bowl, mix the butter with salt and pepper.

Step 4

Using your hands, gently separate the skin from the breast and legs making sure to keep it attached and in one piece.

Step 5

Slip the butter mixture underneath the skin and spread in an even layer. Season the exterior of the turkey with Camp Chef's Citrus Herb Blend of your favorite poultry seasoning.

STEP 6

Fill Turkey Cannon Infusion Roaster with 1/2 cup of liquid and lemon. Place turkey on Turkey Cannon Infusion Roaster and Smoke for 1 hour on high smoke. Turn the pellet grill up to 350° F. and cook until internal temperature reaches 160° F.

Step 7

Let turkey rest for 20 minutes.