Best Recipe. Smoked BBQ Chicken

Smoked Bbq Chicken – Don’t Lose This

Ingredients:
4 bone-in, skin-on chicken quarters (thighs and drumsticks) or whole chicken cut into pieces
2 cups wood chips (hickory, apple, or cherry)
Your favorite BBQ rub (store-bought or homemade)
Your favorite BBQ sauce (store-bought or homemade)
Brine (optional, but recommended):
1/2 cup kosher salt
1/2 cup brown sugar
1 gallon cold water

Instructions:
Brine the chicken (optional):
a. In a large container, dissolve the salt and brown sugar in the cold water.
b. Submerge the chicken pieces in the brine, cover, and refrigerate for at least 2 hours, or up to 8 hours.
c. Remove the chicken from the brine and pat it dry with paper towels. Discard the brine.
Apply the BBQ rub:
a. Coat the chicken pieces generously with your favorite BBQ rub, making sure to get under the skin as well.
b. Cover and refrigerate the chicken for at least 1 hour, or up to overnight for more flavor penetration.
Prepare the smoker:
a. Soak the wood chips in water for at least 30 minutes.
b. Preheat your smoker to 225°F (107°C) according to the manufacturer’s

instructions.
c. Drain the wood chips and add them to the smoker.
Smoke the chicken:
a. Place the chicken pieces on the smoker grates, skin-side up. Close the lid and smoke for 2-3 hours, or until the internal temperature reaches 165°F (74°C) when measured with a meat thermometer in the thickest part of the meat without touching the bone.
b. Check the smoker occasionally to ensure it maintains the proper temperature and add more wood chips or charcoal as needed.
Apply BBQ sauce and finish:
a. In the last 30 minutes of cooking, brush the chicken pieces with your favorite BBQ sauce.
b. Once the chicken has reached the desired internal temperature, remove it from the smoker and let it rest for 10 minutes before serving.
Serve the smoked BBQ chicken with additional BBQ sauce on the side and enjoy!

#BOO

Related Posts

JUST IN: Alvin Bragg And Letitia James To Face Prosecution If Trump Wins, Insiders Say

Former President Donald Trump is banking on his authority to prosecute some of his top Democratic nemeses, including Alvin Bragg and Letitia James, if he wins another…

Eleven NFL Teams Refuse To Participate In Pride Month

A growing backlash against the propagation of Pride Month celebrations has come to the NFL after the leaders of 11 teams made it known that their franchises…

Parents should discuss this with their children about GOD

Parents need to have conversations with their kids about God. It’s important for parents to have open and honest conversations with their kids about God. This can…

Ban China from owning US farmland!

Ban China from owning US farmland! : There is growing concern among US lawmakers about the increasing ownership of American farmland by Chinese companies. Many are calling…

Will You Still Vote For Trump After “Guilty” Verdict?

Will You Still Vote For Trump After “Guilty” Verdict? Vote in the link Trump is dominating with more than 80% of votes.  And sorry to hear that…

Trump Gets Minor Legal Win In NY Appeals Court

Former President Donald Trump secured a silver lining after Thursday’s criminal conviction which will allow him to sue a niece who provided information about his tax returns…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *