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Spicy BBQ Whole Chicken

Traeger Kitchen


Spicy BBQ Whole Chicken

Prep Time

15 Minutes

Cook Time

3 Hours

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Apple

It's gettin' hot, hot, hot. Blow your taste buds away with this fiery recipe. Don't forget the milk.

Ingredients

How many people are you serving?

4

    Steps

    • 1

      In a food processor or blender, puree the Thai chiles, paprika, Scotch bonnet pepper, sugar, salt, onion, garlic and grapeseed oil together until smooth.
    • 2

      Smother the chicken with mixture and let rest in fridge overnight.
    • 3

      When ready to cook, set Traeger temperature to 300℉ and preheat, lid closed for 15 minutes.
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      Grill300˚
    • 4

      Place chicken on grill, breast side up and smoke for 3 hours, or until it reaches an internal temperature of 165℉ in the breast.
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      Grill300˚
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    • 5

      Remove from grill and allow to rest for 10 to 15 minutes before slicing. Serve with sides of choice. Enjoy!

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