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onion on the lump/soak or not

BordelloBordello Posts: 5,926
edited 3:47AM in EggHead Forum
I will be doing a beer butt chicken this afternoon and want to throw a sweet onion on the lump, should I soak it first?????
Thanks,
New Bob

Comments

  • Kelly KeefeKelly Keefe Posts: 469
    New Bob,
    Don't soak it, just chuck it on, skin and all. Then enjoy the smell![p]Kelly Keefe
    (Back in Jefferson City, MO)

  • BordelloBordello Posts: 5,926
    Kelly Keefe,
    Thanks,
    I was not sure. I want to drive the neighbors wild with hunger. I added a little rub spice to the onion.
    Cheers,
    New Bob

  • Prof DanProf Dan Posts: 339
    New Bob,[p]It also helps to marinate the onion overnight. Bring it up to room temperature and then inject it with a garlic brine just before tossing it on the coals. Last time, I spatchcocked the onion, but it dried out too fast and didn't give the food quite as much flavor.
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