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First Spatchcock a success!

MJGMJG Posts: 181
I fired up today and went with 2 smaller chickens.  As this was only my 2nd cook on the Egg I was still kind of nervous.  image

Stabilized the Egg @ 400 and got ready to add the birds.  


Cooked for a little over an hour until done to proper temp.  No more virgin white Egg!  


SWMBO'S and my 2 daughters gave high marks. I must say I was impressed. These were easily the best and juiciest birds I have had. This cook will be repeated many times. 


Thanks for looking!  
Large Big Green Egg in a nest. North Shore of Boston.
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  • TjcoleyTjcoley Posts: 3,422
    Great cook.  Spatched chicken is a great way to show off how great the Egg can cook.  Welcome, and looking forward to more successful cooks.
    It's not a science, it's an art. And it's flawed.
    - Camp Hill, PA
  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 6,543
    Great cook, looks very tasty. 
    Welcome to the world of egging. 
    Delta B.C. - Vee-Gan: old Indian word for poor hunter. 
  • GramblerGrambler Posts: 142
    Nice job. Now you gotta blacken that gasket up!
  • calikingcaliking Posts: 6,711
    Those yardbirds look so darn cute! Well done. 

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 5,976
    Very nice!  Just a tip...use some foil over the plate setter to catch the drippings to make clean up easier. ;)

    Which came first the chicken or the egg?  I egged the chicken and then I ate his leg. 

  • Charlie tunaCharlie tuna Posts: 2,191
    Try one brined next time as a comparison.  They look great.
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