How long does it take to smoke a 15 pound turkey?
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 do you smoke a turkey per pound?
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.
What temperature should a smoked turkey be?
- At 235 F/115 C, your turkey will take 30 to 35 minutes per pound.
- At 250 F/120 C, your turkey will take 25 to 30 minutes per pound.
- At 275 F/135 C, your turkey will take 20 to 25 minutes per pound.
How long does it take to smoke a turkey at 350 degrees?
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You want to go with the higher temps on poultry so 325-350 is good. The meat will take in smoke as long as you let it so you need to monitor how much smoke and what kind you are using on the meat. As always go with temp not time, but at good temps you should run approximately 3-4 hours.