How Long To Smoke A 16 Lb Turkey?

How long does it take to smoke a 16 lb turkey?

Place the seasoned turkey on the middle rack of the smoker, close the door, and set a timer for approximately 6.5 hours.

The turkey should smoke for 30 to 40 minutes per pound, until the inside temperature reaches 165˚F.

How long does it take to smoke a 16 pound turkey at 225 degrees?

At 225 degrees F, you can plan on approximately 30 minutes per pound for your turkey to smoke. For example, this 15 pound turkey will take 7 and 1/2 hours at 225 degrees F. I always plan an extra 30 minutes, just in case. Use an instant read thermometer to check the temperature of the turkey in the breast and thigh.

How long will it take to smoke a turkey at 250?

Smoke the turkey at a low temperature, between 225 and 250 degrees. Expect that the turkey will require at least 30 minutes per pound to smoke at 230 degrees. A 12-pound turkey will need six hours–minimum–to smoke.

How long should I smoke a 15lb turkey?

Time the cooking of your turkey by the poundage of the bird.

Your turkey will need 30 to 40 minutes per pound to smoke. The time difference is determined by your smoker and the temperature outside. At 220 °F (104 °C), a 15 lb turkey will take between 8 and 9 hours to smoke.