One hour before cooking, remove the turkey from the refrigerator. Always check the internal temperature of the turkey in the thigh without touching the bone or rotisserie rod for a finished cooking temperature of 10 degrees less than the temperature you feel safe for cooking we. The ir burner is a great tool for creating crispy chicken and beautiful crusts. I think the meat in the smaller bird is a little more tender, and it cooks quicker and more evenly.
Burning questions get the rotisserie action going on your genesis ii. Weber grills applebrined turkey with big time gravy recipe. Nov 22, 2018 rotisserie turkey, weber genesis ii e310 propane gas grill recipe. Rotisserie turkey, dry brined with orange and spices.
Place the turkey on the rotisserie rod and spits and put the turkey onto the grill rotisserie. Put the clovestudded oranges, garlic, and sage into the turkey. Weber kettle rotisserie pork leg done right spit roast pork leg duration. Each model weber grill has a specific amount of clearance between the surface of the cooking grates and the underside of the lid. Soak the wood chips in water or beer before you use them for anywhere from 30 minutes to 2 hours. These measurements dont take a rotisserie into consideration. Not just any run of the mill ordinary oven roasted turkey. Rotisserie turkey, weber genesis ii e310 propane gas grill recipe. Cook a turkey in your gas grill thats flavorful and juicy. I think it is an exceptional addition to an exceptional gas grill. However, i dont like one important feature of the new design. Insert a cooking thermometer into the thickest part of the breast.
I put a pan below the turkey, but i dont usually put veggies in it. Using your grill and a rotisserie, you too can have perfectly prepared poultry. If you are cooking with gas, shift the indirect heat to one side of the grill by lighting more burners on the drumstick side. Adjust the amount of kosher salt and garlic pepper, if needed. Butter injected rotisserie recipe online turkey napoleon. Put the spit on the grill, and turn on the rotisserie motor. After 30 minutes, when the cooking thermometer registers approximately 100 degrees fahrenheit, add a handful of. The weber kettle had lots of clearance, and id guess i could go as large as 30 pounds. As the turkey is on the rotisserie, it is self basting and requires little effort from you. Christmas turkey cooked on a weber 57cm kettle bbq rotisserie. I dry brine it the night before, put it on the roto and grill the next day and cook it at about 325 until done. Wrap the turkey in plastic wrap, and refrigerate until 2 hours before cooking.
Put a drip pan on the flavorizer bars with 23 liters of water under where the turkey will go. How to cook christmas turkey on a weber rotisserie with richard holden. Rotisserie turkey breast with italianspiced dry brine. Perk up a bland turkey breast with this awesome dry brine. When you need to grill a feast to feed a small army or a heavy turkey for a festive celebration, you need a reliable and durable rotisserie. Why not cook your christmas turkey outdoors on your bbq, it frees up oven space and being outside it draws in the moist air so helping, what. Nov 07, 2014 weber kettle rotisserie pork leg done right spit roast pork leg duration. This helps balance out the turkey and reduces stress on the rotisserie motor. When using a rotisserie on the grill, be aware of your rotisseries weight limitations. For a weber genesis, anything larger than 14 pounds would worry me. How to grill a turkey breast on a gas grill leaftv. Onegrill weber fit stainless steel complete grill rotisserie kit with 50 lb. To determine if the turkey is thoroughly cooked, insert an instantread thermometer into the thickest part of the inner muscle of the thigh, making certain not to touch the bone, and check that the temperature is at least 175 degrees.
If you are using an infrared burner, turn it off afer the turkey is browning nicely, about 45 minutes. Nov 22, 2018 place the turkey on the rotisserie rod and spits and put the turkey onto the grill rotisserie. A 12 to 14 pound bird is the maximum weight that can be accommodated on a standard. Weve taken the mystique out of rotisserie grilling for charcoal and gas. We have a weber 3 burner grill so we turn off the middle burner and leave the two end burners on the lowest setting. Classic stuffing classic stuffing, optional salt and freshly ground black pepper. Grill the turkey for minutes per pound if stuffed, and 11 minutes per pound if unstuffed. Smoked turkey has been the norm for years around my house. Aug 18, 2011 if you have time, dry brine the turkey breast with the spice rub.
Weber genesis ii s335 3burner propane gas grill in stainless steel. This is an additional rotisserie that i purchased for my new weber grill which is in a different location. The weber genesis ii e310 propane gas grill is used in this video. Apr 09, 2020 i do at least one turkey every year on my genesis with a rotisserie.
Now, i usually cook two 12 to 14 pound turkeys, one in my charcoal grill, one in my gas grill. How to grill a whole turkey on a bbq spit rotisserie. Christmas turkey roasted on a weber genesis ii lx bbq. Sprinkle the entire outside of turkey with paprika, if desired. The full recipe for a rotisserie cooked turkey on a gas grill is shown in this video. The oil any fat like butter or olive oil helps hold in the moisture and browns the surface of the turkey. Rotisserie turkey breast with spice rub dadcooksdinner. When grilling a turkey on a gas grill you will want to use wood chips.
How to grill your turkey on a gas grill the reluctant gourmet. If the turkey is browning too quickly, stop the rotisserie and wrap the bird in foil. Sep 17, 2012 stage one on the side of the grill that is not on not hot, place the turkey on its side so the wings and thighs are touching the grill and the legs are pointing to the back of the grill. My saber grill rotisserie accessory can only hold up to a 20pound bird, so feeding a college football team with this version of a turkey wont be in your cards. Turn off all burners except one, and place a metal drip pan under spit where turkey will cook. Onegrill universal replacement upgrade stainless steel grill rotisserie motor watt 50 lb. How to butcher a pig entire breakdown step by step by the bearded butchers. A 12 to 14 pound bird is often the maximum weight that can be accommodated on a standard rotisserie unit. We we also have a temperature reading on our grill lid. I put about 12 to 1 of water in it to keep the moisture level up in the grill. Simple thanksgiving rotisserie turkey tips with a basic.
Grill with rotisserie attachment i used a weber summit 650 with an infrared rotisserie burner. Most gas grills cannot accommodate that large of a bird. Quite possibly the best tasting turkey to ever cross your lips. Rotisserie turkey breast, dry brined dadcooksdinner. Enjoy rotisserie cooking with a heavyduty electric motor for smooth turning. This authors idea of rotisserie cooking a turkey, on a weber grill, with the coals being placed in a half circle at the turkey s feet instead of half and half on both sides of the turkey. Dec 29, 2012 secure your turkey tightly to the rod per rotisserie instructions and place on the grill. Pork loin weber genesis ii gas grill rotisserie recipe duration. The barbecue is set up for indirect cooking, 190 200 degrees c 34. Having purchased a weber genesis we decided begrudgingly to make the investment in a rotisserie to fit that grill, and havent looked back. Rotisserie turkey the virtual weber bulletin board.
The result is always the best tasting and best looking turkey imaginable. You will need to add more coals to the grill every 45 minutes to. Rotisserie turkey, weber genesis ii e310 propane gas grill. First and foremost, all weber rotisseries gas or charcoal have a 20 lb.
Push the forks together before tightening the set screws, so that the turkey is compact and secured. Once you start spinning the turkey on the rotisserie, apply smoked salt and poultry seasoningrub. The 23 pound turkey fit in both the weber kettle and the weber summit grills. Place the turkey on a roasting rack set inside two large disposable foil pans and place the pan over the.
If you have time, dry brine the turkey breast with the spice rub. Preheating must be done before rotisserie grilling your turkey. I would guess i could go to 24, maybe 25 pounds, but no larger. I like smoking turkey the best, but if you do not have a smoker, rotisserie or grilling is amazing. Simple steps to the perfect rotisserie chicken on either a gas or charcoal grill. Start basting the turkey after about 1 hour on the rotisserie. Burning questions how to cook a turkey on your gas grill. Start the rotisserie spinning, and make sure the drip pan is centered under the turkey. Place turkey on rotisserie, and secure according to manufacturers directions. This rotisserie attachment set gets good marks for its perfect fit and easy installation, when used with the appropriate weber grills for which it is designed. Turn all gas grill burners on high for 5 minutes or until grill is hot. Put the zip lock bag full of ice on the breast, not touching the legs or. Taking the top grates off, and putting a little mesquite in a box in the gas grill gives great taste that is easy to maintain the temps on. Ensure you have a meat thermometer to check that it is cooked.
Grilling turkey outdoors, on a rotisserie, introduces a whole new dimension to its flavor. I use the weber kettle with the rotisserie accesory, my gas grill, and the oklahoma joes highland to cook turkey, stuffing, potatoes, corn, and buttermilk biscuits. Allow cooking for 48 minutes but being sure to monitor the grill temperature so it doesnt get too hot or too cool. If grilling with the rotisserie ring, be sure to set the counterweight to the side opposite of the breast meat.
Cooking a turkey on a weber gas grill may require a few more steps than traditional oven roasting, but results in a much crispier and wellbrowned skin over juicy turkey meat. Nov, 2012 how big of a turkey can i cook on my grills rotisserie. If you do not have a rotisserie, grill the turkey over indirect medium heat for 2. Ill have the height for the turkey but maybe not enough outside diameter. How to cook christmas turkey on a weber rotisserie with richard. Continue basting every 30 minutes until the turkey is nearly done. This will help the turkey cook evenly on the rotisserie. Brining a turkey isnt a must, but it does allow the meat to hold extra water and salt before being grilled, which will make the bird more flavorful and juicy. The indirect heat will allow the interior portions of the meat to cook thoroughly before the exterior becomes overdone. Guide to making rotisserie turkey on the grill the spruce eats. Roasting a whole turkey on the grill turkey weber grills.
I do at least one turkey every year on my genesis with a rotisserie. Due to variations in the dimensions of each individual bird, its usually best to measure the turkey that you intend to cook before you buy it. Christmas turkey roasted on a weber genesis ii lx bbq youtube. Making a perfectly moist turkey for thanksgiving dinner isnt as terrifying as you may think. Grilling a turkey breast is perfect for about 46 people, and takes much less time to cook than a traditional, whole turkey. Theres a misconception that adding extra flavorsseasonings to the brine will cause them to penetrate the turkey for. Put the turkey breast on the grill with the bone facing down, and lower the grill temperature setting to medium. If you only have 2 rotisserie spits, have the open end of each turkey breast facing into a rotisserie spit. Sprinkle the entire outside of turkey with remaining kosher salt and garlic pepper. Weber gas grills vary in size and accessories, but even the smallest should be able to accommodate a whole turkey.
Season the turkey all over with the poultry seasoning, salt, and pepper, we want to keep things simple. Grill with rotisserie attachment i use a weber summit with an infrared rotisserie burner. You are going to want to grill your turkey around 275300 degrees. Weber genesis ii s435 4burner propane gas grill in stainless with builtin thermometer and side burner. To properly grill a turkey using a rotisserie the unit must be positioned so the heat source is never directly under the bird. Indirect heat is essential for a moist, evenly cooked turkey. Oct 11, 2017 cook a delicious roast chicken with the added accessory of a weber rotisserie on a genesis ii gas barbecue. How to cook christmas turkey on a weber rotisserie with.
Carefully insert the spit rod into the bird and secure the forks into the turkey. With my weber kettle and rotisserie ring, i can mound charcoal to one side of the grate where the heat slowly touches the turkey with each rotation. Put the spit on the grill with the drumsticks pointed toward the heat. Smoked turkey recipe, weber genesis ii gas grill duration. Dec 19, 2015 as the turkey is on the rotisserie, it is self basting and requires little effort from you. If you have a heavy duty rotisserie attachment for your grill, then trust me, you will want to try grilling a turkey like this. Spatchcock chicken cooked on the weber genesis ii 3 burner bbq duration. Find out which weber rotisserie fits your new weber genesis ii grill. I like to use 2 handfuls of cherry and 1 handful of hickory. Place the turkey breasts into the grill rotisserie and start spinning them on the rotisserie.
Wrap the turkey tightly with butchers twine to keep the wings and legs from burning. Loosely cover with aluminum foil and let rest for at least 20 minutes the internal temperature will rise a few degrees during this time. The charts below outline the amount of space on each model, so youll know how large of a turkey you can fit on your grill. Test the rotisserie to make sure that its balanced. Stuff the turkey with the halves of the orange, then truss and skewer with the rotisserie spit. The rotisserie kit for your specific model of grill. This is a great way to cook a turkey for thanksgiving or.
One 12 to 14 pound fresh or thawed turkey 2 tablespoons lemon pepper 2 teaspoons kosher salt 2 teaspoons fine herbs or poultry seasoning 1 teaspoon garlic powder. If a turkey is not too large, it can be grilled using a standard size rotisserie unit that is often included with an outdoor gas grill or with a unit that attaches to a charcoal grill. Jun 30, 2017 smoked turkey recipe, weber genesis ii gas grill duration. Rub with spices the night before, or up to 48 hours before cooking.403 95 593 457 1210 28 330 59 289 249 14 1174 18 427 1504 1070 586 50 909 104 1200 587 364 600 1076 972 282 737 908 663 689 1122