wild turkey

Discussion in 'Wild Game' started by gypsyseagod, May 6, 2007.

  1. gypsyseagod

    gypsyseagod Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    sorry just had to post this.. we're sitting outside last night watching the birds on the porch and lo & behold our schnoodle(schnanuser poodle mix)chases the biggest wild turkey i've seen acroos the yard... so i run over & the bird gets a head in the fence.. i ran up(no lie) rung it's neck(it was stressed & sufferin),and got the pics on a disp. camera- so i will post the kill,prep,&cook shots as soon as i can get them developed. btw any coonazzes here that know beer butt terducken ???? good stuff w/ a wild hog sausage crawfish stuffing...
     
  2. cheech

    cheech Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    I have smoked a wild turkey before and found that it is a great idea to brine them and also to wrap in bacon. There is so little fat on it that it would have been so dry if I had not done that
     
  3. linescum

    linescum Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    man that just reminded me of one...we were on the right of way and the power co. guy came up and said that there was a turkey on the road behind the truck we were standing in front of, when i looked around the truck the turkey went down in the weeds and became tangled in some thorny brush, well i had my carhardts on and some gloves and i dived in and grabbed it by the legs and well we had a good meal back at the motel room that night, always carry a grill when on the road, it was a 14# hen
     
  4. ron50

    ron50 Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    NY
    Sounds like the schnoodle deserves a treat for this catch! Enjoy it, not many wild turkeys here on Long Island.
     
  5. smokincowboy

    smokincowboy Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    guess we will have to name you Mr. lucky hehehe
     
  6. deejaydebi

    deejaydebi Smoking Guru

    Now that doggy deserves a leg or two! Good boy!
     

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