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Pop up thermometer in Turkey

edited 12:12AM in EggHead Forum
I have a 5 lbs Perdue Turkey Breast with a plastic pop up thermometer.
Can I use this in the BGE or do I have to remove it before cooking? This is my first bird on the BGE and I would appreciate any advice.
Thanks.

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  • Nature BoyNature Boy Posts: 8,339
    Thomas,
    In the trash can with it. Use your meat thermometer, and pull off when the breast reads 165.
    Enjoy!
    NB

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  • Tim MTim M Posts: 2,410
    Thomas,[p]It works fine in the Egg!! I have used both it and a Polder to check and the thing popped around 167 deg - that's what the Polder read when it popped out. Use it - works fine. I have since used it along with the Polder 3 more times and its always very close to 165 deg.[p]Tim
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