Beer can chicken holder

Discussion in 'Charcoal Smokers' started by jbili, Sep 6, 2013.

  1. jbili

    jbili Fire Starter

    Hello all

    Smokin a beer can chicken today half bud the other half apple juice

    It smells wonderful

    I'm looking for one of those beer can chicken holders, are they all basically the same or is one a lot better then the bunch.?

    Also where's the best place to purchase it.?


  2. dirtsailor2003

    dirtsailor2003 Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    I have one that folds up and one that is heavier duty and doesn't fold up. The heavier one is more stable and easier to use. I don't use them very often as I prefer to spatchcock my chickens. Mine were gifts. I like to buy local so I shop for things like that at my locally owned non-box hardware store.
  3. scott edwards

    scott edwards Fire Starter

    I got my beer can chicken stand at Big Lots.  I think it was about $2.50.  I've smoked chickens on beer cans, but found a way to do it, differently, in Dr. BBQ's cookbook.  You dump the beer in a disposable pan, set the chicken on the stand, put it in the pan, and smoke away.  It was better than when I did them on the can.
  4. rdwhahb

    rdwhahb Smoke Blower

    I got mine from Job lot for the same $2.50. I also have the Weber Style Poultry Infusion Roaster. For some odd reason I use the cheap $2.50 beer can holder lol.
  5. venture

    venture Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    After I get his attention by sticking that beer can up his butt?  He obediently stands up all by himself!

    One less thing to clean and store.

    Good luck and good smoking.

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