Bacon wrapped chicken thighs-qview

Discussion in 'Poultry' started by jimvans, Jul 6, 2009.

  1. jimvans

    jimvans Fire Starter

    Well, I saw someone else did these. Here is my attempt.

    I took some chicken thighs and deboned them. Next I added some lemon pepper and garlic powder and let them firm up in the fridge for about an hour. I decide to stuff them with mozzarella cheese and onion.

    Here I am stuffing and rolling them up.

    Ready to go.

    On the heat.

    Ha-ha, he thinks he is gonna get some. He ended up being good and got a bite.

    Almost done.

    The finished product.

    Well, this sums up how they went over.

    I wasn't overly happy with the amount of smoke, but the flavor was awesome. My wife said we WILL be having these again. Who am I to argue with her.
  2. cajunsmoke13

    cajunsmoke13 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Nice job. They look really good.
  3. rickw

    rickw Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Looking good, I bet they were tasty.
  4. ronp

    ronp Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Thighs are my favorite. A good twist on them.[​IMG]
  5. jimvans

    jimvans Fire Starter

    I wish it was my idea. But, I have to be honest. I got the idea from here. The only difference was my wife couldn't find any Tender Quick. I need to work on getting some more smoke on them. I will keep posted on any updates.
  6. fire it up

    fire it up Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Well they sure did look good Jim.
    What kind of wood did you smoke them over?
  7. jimvans

    jimvans Fire Starter

    I used apple with a little hickory. The flavor was right, just not enough and no smoke ring. I know the problem, I just have to figure out how to fix it. The chicken fat was dripping on the wood and wouldn't let it smoke. I need to install a drip pan. It's usually not a problem. I just need to do an easy mod.
  8. rivet

    rivet Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Hey nice looking chicken and apparently it tasted great by the loooks of you daughter! Its great when folks like your food!

    Thanks for posting!
  9. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Nice job! They look delicious. It's great when others love what comes off the smoker.
  10. Looks like a great smoke!
  11. 1894

    1894 Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    Looks great !!! nice qview [​IMG]

    Two complaints though.

    First you didn't offer me an invite before or ask me where to ship any of those tasty looking leftovers to [​IMG]

    Second , 800X in photobucket fits better on my screen and I don't have to scroll to read the text [​IMG]

    Those really do look great , and I'm putting them on my short list for this summer [​IMG]
  12. jimvans

    jimvans Fire Starter

    1894, first, what leftovers? Second, I'm new to photobucket, I will try to figure it out so the pics are more manageable.

    My next attempt will be the elusive "fatty". Crikey, she's a beauty.
  13. 1894

    1894 Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    You are doing great ! Didn't look like any leftovers would be hanging around from your post [​IMG]
  14. mistabob

    mistabob Meat Mopper

    Those do look delicious! But then again, anything wrapped in bacon looks delicious!

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