Smoking Burgers and Steaks.

Discussion in 'Beef' started by noobsmoke, Aug 16, 2008.

  1. noobsmoke

    noobsmoke Fire Starter

    I've never smoked before but I just bought some chicken thighs and ribs so that I can try it out tomorrow. I also have some burgers and steaks, but I was not sure if these are good to smoke or just go ahead and grill them.

    Do smoked burgers and steaks come out well?
     
  2. rtom

    rtom Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    I love smoked burgers but I have never tried steaks

    good luck and happy smoking
     
  3. flash

    flash Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Some have done them here and they turned out good. Just don't over do it.
    As to your chicken and ribs, not sure what type of smoker you have....horizontal or vertical. If its a vertical, remember to put the chicken below the ribs.
     
  4. jond

    jond Smoke Blower SMF Premier Member

    Sounds great :) going to try some burgers myself.

    Jon.
     
  5. dingle

    dingle Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    I'm a strong believer that a steak should be cooked hot and fast not low and slow. I also think a smoked burger would be excellent.
     
  6. pineywoods

    pineywoods Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead SMF Premier Member

    Smoked burgers are great the steaks i use a grill for
     
  7. noobsmoke

    noobsmoke Fire Starter

    I will be using a horizontal griller and I think I'll try to smoke the burgers. As for my steaks, I'll save em for next time and grill em hot and fast like I like em.

    How long should I smoke the burgers for by the way?

    Thanks guys!
     
  8. pineywoods

    pineywoods Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead SMF Premier Member

  9. nomorecoop

    nomorecoop Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    Smoking steaks can be done with great results. Can't remember who I saw post this, so I can't take credit...

    Smoke the steak until it reaches 110 degrees, then finish to taste on the grill. Like mine medium, so I go about 2 min tops on the grill.

    If you leave the steak on any longer than 110 it just doesn't work.
     
  10. ronp

    ronp Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

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