How do I cook a turkey on a Weber grill?

How long does it take to grill a turkey on a Weber grill?

Grill the turkey breast over indirect medium heat, with the lid closed, until the skin is golden and the internal temperature reaches 160 to 165ºF in the thickest part of the breast (not touching the bone), about 1½ hours.

How long does it take to cook a turkey on a Weber charcoal grill?

Grill the turkey for approximately 2 ½ hours, or until the internal temperature in the deepest part of the thigh reads 165 F with an instant-read or iGrill bluetooth thermometer. 9. Remove from the grill, loosely tent with foil, and allow to rest for 20-30% of the cook time. Carve and enjoy.

How long does it take to cook a 15lb turkey on a Weber grill?

Once cleaned, place turkey on pre-heated grill. Turkey is fully cooked when a meat thermometer registers 180 degrees F. in the thigh or 170 degrees F. in the breast; about 11-15 minutes per pound (unstuffed) or 20 minutes per pound (stuffed).

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Can I cook a turkey on my Weber gas grill?

When it’s time to cook a whole turkey, most of us turn to the oven. But some opt to grill their turkey. While it may require a few more steps, cooking your turkey on a Weber gas grill leads to juicy turkey meat along with crisp and well-browned skin.

What temperature should I grill my turkey?

BURNED TURKEY

For me, the optimum cooking temperature for turkey on a grill is medium, about 325°F. Using a raised cooking grid or using an indirect grilling set up will help gently cook your turkey all the way through.

What size turkey will fit in Weber?

Weber Kettle Turkey Size Capacities

The 18.5 inch kettle can grill one turkey breast or a whole turkey up to 10.5 pounds. The 22.5 inch Weber will accommodate two breasts or a whole turkey up to 21 pounds. The big 26.75 inch kettle can handle a whole turkey up to 24 pounds or three breasts.

How many minutes per pound do you cook turkey?

Calculate turkey cooking time and temperature. The simplest way to figure out turkey roasting times is to calculate 13 minutes per pound at 350°F for an unstuffed turkey (that’s about 3 hours for a 12- to 14-lb. turkey), or 15 minutes per pound for a stuffed turkey.

How much time does it take to smoke a 12 pound turkey?

It takes about 3 ½ hours to smoke a 10-12lb turkey but checking the internal temps is key. It has to hit at least 165 in the breast and 175 in the thigh.

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How many minutes per pound do you BBQ a turkey?

Place lid on grill. Cook 11 to 13 minutes per pound or until an instant read thermometer inserted into the thickest part of the thigh not touching bone registers 180 degrees and the juices run clear. Transfer turkey to a platter. Let stand for 15 minutes before carving.

What is a Weber trivet?

When used with your barbecue, the Pulse 2000 Trivet transforms your Weber Pulse from cooking in barbecue mode to oven mode in seconds. The trivets are engineered and designed to raise your foods, allowing ideal airflow circulation for perfectly even cooking.

Can you smoke a turkey on a gas grill?

If your grill has a temperature gauge, set it to about 325°F. About 90 minutes into smoking your turkey, turn the bird 180° to ensure even cooking. Smoke the turkey for about 12 minutes per pound—for a 15-pound turkey that means about 3 hours total.