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1st time smoking chicken

I have never smoked a chicken before on my BGE.  Wondering if anyone has any suggestions/tips for me.  I have a whole chicken, wings and thighs.  Going to try something new on the mother-in-law for her birthday.  Could be bad.
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  • StreetgliderStreetglider Posts: 103
    Spatchcock, the best chicken in the world. Have done I using Greek spices and lemon/pepper, both most excellent.

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    LBGE, Grill Extender, 5 burner Char-Broil gasser that hold my eggessories
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  • RACRAC Posts: 1,314
    +1 on spatchcock!

    Ricky

    Spring, TX

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  • lousubcaplousubcap Posts: 6,027

    Welcome aboard and you will enjoy the BGE.  Playing the role of the "frictionless conduit" here's a link to the above mentioned spatchcock chix:

    http://www.nakedwhiz.com/spatch.htm BTW-his main site is a wealth of useful information regarding the BGE.  You should give it a good look.

    Louisville
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  • Thanks to all for the suggestions.  I'll be sure to check it out lousubcap.
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  • Mattman3969Mattman3969 Posts: 4,279
    edited August 2013
    @SWVAEagleEGG if you decide to Spatchcock one you will have done it 3118 post ahead of @MrCookingNurse!!!

    Just pickin at you MCN =)) :D

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    Large BGE. Small BGE Henderson, Ky.
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  • @mattman3969

    b-(
    Ouch boss. Ha just kidding, I'm a little slow at somethings.


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  • TerrebanditTerrebandit Posts: 1,294
    Just use the search engine on the forum. Everything you need to know is there, trust me. Have fun.
    Dave - Austin, TX
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  • That depends on how much you like your mother-in-law. If the answer is "not so much", coat the bird in peanut butter and place directly on the coals for 1hr...
    Killen, AL (The Shoals)
    XL, Small, and Mini BGEs
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