Tonight's huge Drum roll on these Thighs!

Discussion in 'Poultry' started by smokinadam, Jun 1, 2016.

  1. smokinadam

    smokinadam Smoking Fanatic

    Went and picked up 5 drummie and 5 bone thighs from my local butcher and paid 5 dollars for it. My wife said wow those are some large legs are they from a chicken or a turkey?
    Fresh cut aspargus from local shop
    yellow potatoes in butter that were cooked on my weber.
    chicken cooking on the smoker. Got nice colors and took longer than normal because they were pretty large. 5 legs weighed almost 3 lbs.

    Final dish!

    Doing 2 whole chickens on the spit next Tuesday over hickory and cherry with a pan of beer... reverse beer can chicken.
     
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  2. dukeburger

    dukeburger Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    What are they feeding the chickens down there? Those are some good sized drums.

    Looks delicious!
     
    Last edited: Jun 1, 2016
  3. smokinadam

    smokinadam Smoking Fanatic

    maybe barley and hops? Not sure but I thought the same. Grocery store leg quarters weigh what one leg weighs. These took almost hour longer than store bought chicken legs or quarters.
     
  4. b-one

    b-one Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Looks tasty,impressive size on the chicken parts!
     
  5. bdskelly

    bdskelly Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Awesome smoke. Your churning out some real nice dinners on the WMS Adam!  Point  B
     
  6. tropics

    tropics Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    Adam they are huge,I have picked up big thighs but never seen legs like them.Nice job on cooking them points

    Richie

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  7. smokinal

    smokinal Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Nice job, Adam!

    Points for sure!

    Al
     
  8. smokinadam

    smokinadam Smoking Fanatic

    thanks b!


    Thanks Brian, I'm really getting the temp control down on it and my wife might not like that as I think I'll need a bigger one soon and just use this for tailgating and chicken like this. Perfect size for it.

    thanks Richie! I'm thinking these are raised locally because we used to get 8 to 9 lb while chickens also.

    thanks Al!

    Thanks for the points guys.
     
  9. driedstick

    driedstick Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Looks great!!! Nice job 

    DS
     
     
  10. gotch

    gotch Newbie

    Nice eats!
     

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