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    Happy Thanksgiving!

    Hey guys, I just wanted wanted to wish you all a Happy Thanksgiving. And give a peek of what I'm smoking for today's dinner:
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    Thanksgiving 2019

    We spent Thanksgiving with good friends and neighbors and their family. We were tasked with providing the dressing and a pecan pie. The pie we bought from Costco but for the dressing I made my favorite Cranberry, Apple and Walnut dressing. (Recipe can be found here...
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    Belated Thanksgiving Cook

    I said in my Christmas cook thread that I’ve been away from cooking since the last week in October but I did manage to get the Thanksgiving turkey cooked on the kamado. As there was just going to be the 3 of us we ended up having dinner over at our next door neighbor house. (They were very kind...
  4. P

    Thanksgiving Help for a new guy!

    Hey everybody, I was given a hand me down smoker from an uncle, its just a standard electric tower type of smoker, cant remember the brand. But, anyways...i have NEVER smoked anything in my life and i volunteered to bring an EXTRA smoked turkey for lunch. I need all the help i can get! Dont even...
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    Thanksgiving Turkey

    I started dinner prepping on Wednesday morning by making up the brine. Here it is cooking. Basically this is Alton Brown’s Brine with a few tweaks. Ingredients: 1 gal. Vegetable stock. 1 cup salt ½ cup brown sugar 1 tbsp. Peppercorns 1 ½ tsp. allspice 1 ½ tsp. ginger 8 cloves 2 Bay...
  6. BBQchef33

    Turkey Brines

    Heres a few turkey brine and injection recipes i pulled from our recipe section some of you may want to use for thanksgiving.
  7. MS2SB

    Turkey Day Tip: Turducken Stock

    A quick tip for any stock makers out there in advance of Thanksgiving. Call any local butchers that make their own turduckens early next week and have them set a couple of turkey, chicken and duck carcasses aside for you. Brown the bones in a roasting pan and use these in your standard chicken...
  8. CousinsBBQ

    Thanksgiving Smoked Turkey - Maple Brine- Cranberry Glaze

    Cousins BBQ Thanksgiving Recipe - Maple Brine with Cranberry Glaze PREPARE IN ADVANCE I am having issues uploading images for some reason the Attach File, Manage Attachments, I do not get options with the "Choose File" Here is my Facebook Page with Photos...
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    UDS Turkeys with Pics

    With encouragement from my BIL and his wife, I asked my MIL if she would "allow" me to help her out by smoking a turkey for the huge Thanksgiving feast that she cooks every year. I was surprised when she said yes, as she can't stand any sort of BBQ, spices, or smoke. I did a trial run on...
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    I just built a UDS and wanted to try to smoke a turkey for Thanksgiving. I have successfully created some great ribs and an OK pork loin. What is the best way to do my turkey? Any suggestions?
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    Need Help with Smoking a Turkey for the first time!

    I come you with questions once again Brethren! I am 23 and still finding my notch sort-a-speak. My Uncle asked if I wanted to take over the Turkey for Thanksgiving this year. Of course I said YES. However, I've never smoked one before and I was wondering if you guys could help me out. I...
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    The Ultimate Thanksgiving Turkey Brine (pic)

    I've tried many brine concoctions for my holiday birds, and I've settled on this one, at least for now. Give it a try and drop me a line to tell me what you think. This recipe works very well for both smoking or traditional roasting, and with Thanksgiving just days away, there's not really a...