September 18, 2021


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Recipe: Rodney Scott’s Smoked Chicken

2 whole chickens (3 to 4 pounds every), spatchcocked and halved by way of the breastbone (a whole of 4 halves)

4 cups Rodney’s Sauce (recipe follows)

Recommendations: Hearth up your grill to involving 225 and 250 levels.

Sprinkle the chickens on all sides with the rib rub. Put the hen on to the scorching grill, bone-side down. Close and prepare dinner till the bone sides are nicely browned, about 1 hour and 30 minutes, staying watchful to maintain a continuous grilling temperature involving 225 and 250 levels.

Mop the pores and skin aspect with the sauce, then flip the chickens and mop the bone side with sauce as very well. Near and cook dinner right until the thickest component of the thigh reaches 165 degrees, about 1 hour.

Mop the chickens as soon as much more. Consider them off the grill and enable them to relaxation for 5 minutes before serving.

Would make 4 to 6 servings

From “Rodney Scott’s World of BBQ” by Rodney Scott and Lolis Eric Elie


½ cup Diamond Crystal kosher salt

¼ cup MSG

¼ cup freshly ground black pepper

¼ cup paprika

¼ cup chili powder

¼ cup packed mild-brown sugar

2 tablespoons garlic powder

2 tablespoons onion powder

1 teaspoon cayenne

Directions: Mix all of the elements and area them in an airtight container. Go over and shop in a interesting dry position till ready to use.

Tends to make 2 cups