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Slow Smoked and Roasted Prime Rib

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Slow Smoked and Roasted Prime Rib

Prep Time

15 Minutes

Cook Time

4 Hours

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Seasoned with simple herbs, then smoked and roasted to perfection on the Traeger, this winning prime rib recipe delivers every single time.

Ingredients

How many people are you serving?

8

Units of Measurement:

main
  • 1 (8-10 lb) 4-bone prime rib roast

  • 5 Tablespoon kosher salt

  • 5 Tablespoon ground black pepper

  • 3 Tablespoon fresh chopped thyme

  • 3 Tablespoon fresh chopped rosemary

Steps

  • 1

    When ready to cook, set Traeger temperature to 250℉ and preheat, lid closed for 15 minutes.
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    Grill250 ˚F
  • 2

    While grill preheats, trim excess fat off roast. Combine remainder of ingredients and coat the entire roast with the mixture.
    Ingredients
    • 1 (8-10 lb) 4-bone prime rib roast

    • 5 Tablespoon kosher salt

    • 5 Tablespoon ground black pepper

    • 3 Tablespoon fresh chopped thyme

    • 3 Tablespoon fresh chopped rosemary

  • 3

    Place roast on grill and cook until the internal temperature reaches 120℉, about 4 hours. Begin checking the internal temperature every hour or so until it reaches 120°F. Pull roast off the grill and allow to rest for 20 minutes.
    Grill Icon
    Grill250 ˚F
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    Probe120 ˚F
  • 4

    While roast rests, increase grill temperature to 450°F and preheat. Once the grill is hot, place the roast back on for 15 minutes, flipping halfway through or until the internal temperature registers 130°F for medium rare.
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    Grill450 ˚F
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    Probe130 ˚F
  • 5

    Remove roast from grill and allow to rest for 30 minutes before slicing. Enjoy!
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