Can you smoke an already cooked turkey breast?
Our turkey breast was already pre-cooked/smoked. First, we want to rub the bird down with some vegetable oil and our All Purpose BBQ Rub. Heat the smoker to 250 degrees and throw it on indirect heat with some mesquite wood chips.
How do you smoke a precooked turkey?
Put the turkey into the smoker and smoke for 30 to 40 minutes per pound, or until an instant read thermometer (or stay-in-the-bird probe thermometer) reads 160°F in the thickest part of the breast meat.
Can a fully cooked turkey be smoked?
Since it’s fully cooked, you can serve the whole smoked turkey at room temperature or heated to your desired temperature.
Can you smoke meat that is already cooked?
Can I smoke pre-cooked meats? Yes, you can. The reason you might want to do this is so you don’t have to worry about food temperatures, as well as the fact that you will have a much shorter cooking time. If you do decide to smoke pre-cooked meat, make sure that it wasn’t smoked before it reaches your grill.
How do you cook a precooked boneless turkey breast?
Place turkey breast in 350° oven and heat until warm. 3/4 – 1.5 hours. Check temperature with a meat thermometer. The temperature should be 140° F.
- Remove turkey breast from the wrapper.
- Let meat stand at room temperature 15 minutes to take off the chill.
- Carve turkey breast and serve immediately.
What temperature is fully cooked turkey?
You’ll need a meat thermometer to make sure you cook your turkey to the right temperature. Insert it close to, but not touching, the thigh bone. If it reads 180 degrees F in the thigh and 170 degrees F in the breast, it’s done and ready to serve.
How long do you cook Jennie O fully cooked turkey breast?
Roast turkey until a meat thermometer reaches 165°F. Cooking time is approximately 3 hours. During final 1 hour, check internal temperature by inserting thermometer into thickest part of breast.
How long does it take to smoke a 10lb turkey?
Typically, it takes at least 6 hours to smoke an average sized turkey at 250 degrees F. Plan on having your turkey cook for about 30 minutes per pound.
How do I get crispy smoked turkey skin?
Moisture and low temperatures cause a smoked turkey to have rubbery skin. For a crispy turkey skin, avoid basting, liquid brines, wrapping and tenting. Keep the temperature between 275°-325°F and cover the bird with oil and herbs to help make the skin crispier.
Are pre cooked turkeys good?
The four precooked turkeys I’ve had in the last five years have been juicy and delicious. I used to think I didn’t like turkey, but it turns out that I’ve just never had one cooked to perfection before. 2. You still get that amazing turkey smell throughout your house.