Beer Butt Chicken

Discussion in 'Poultry' started by ezmoney, Sep 22, 2008.

  1. ezmoney

    ezmoney Meat Mopper

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    I accidentally posted this in the wrong section earlier (I think) so mods...please handle if necessary! Anyway... I tried a couple over the weekend on the Holland grill. Had never used this method on the Holland before. Was absolutely great and it was TOO easy. Just put the bird on the can check back in 50-60 mins and it's done! I will never cook chicken halves again!





    Also cooked a wild turkey breast which was even more moist just as tasty as the chicken. Filled the Holland's drip pan with water which prevents drying out the meat and cooked it at 300-325. Added a few slices of apple for fun.



    Also did another BBC with more butter for a skin that was more crispy...this one was custom cooked to "order"...I aim to please!
     
  2. walking dude

    walking dude Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    looking good dude.......looking good..........POINTS! ! !
     
  3. ezmoney

    ezmoney Meat Mopper

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    Thanks Dude! Tasted better than it looks!!
     
  4. waysideranch

    waysideranch Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Looks ain't evertything. Nice job.
     
  5. walking dude

    walking dude Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    i thought it looked great........the second bird, looked like the skin crisped up nicely, which is hard for some to get smoking...........like me.........LOLOLOL
     
  6. smokin365

    smokin365 Smoking Fanatic

    EZ$ that is some good lookin bird.
     
  7. ronp

    ronp Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Nice job there.[​IMG]
     
  8. ezmoney

    ezmoney Meat Mopper

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    Dude, the last couple of times I've had people ask for a crispy skin I've just hit it with a few shots of parkay spray butter. That crisps up the skin nicely. The application of spray butter is the only difference between those two birds. It even works well on my wood smoker too! [​IMG]
     
  9. motorhedd

    motorhedd Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    Looking good AND tasting good is always a plus![​IMG]
     
  10. rickandtaz

    rickandtaz Smoke Blower SMF Premier Member

    Fine looking birds Ez! I gotta try that spray parkay idea. Thanks!
     
  11. div

    div Smoking Fanatic

    looks tasty..wheres the plates with the sides ? [​IMG]
     

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