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This Weber Cooker Does All The Work For You

Updated on January 1, 2013

Is There a Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker in Your Future?

Slow cooked, smoked foods on a Weber cooker practically guarantee fun family times and great parties! If the idea of real smokehouse flavor and slow cooked barbecue appeals to you, then this is your year to purchase a Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker. Maybe Thanksgiving Turkey will taste better cooked on a Weber Cooker!

Cooking in a Weber cooker is an easy way to feed a big crowd.

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The Weber 721001 Smokey Mountain Cooker 18 1/2 Inch Smoker

Weber 721001 Smokey Mountain Cooker 18-Inch Charcoal Smoker, Black
Weber 721001 Smokey Mountain Cooker 18-Inch Charcoal Smoker, Black

With 5 Amazon stars and over 100 reviews, there is no doubt this product has brought great food to many homes, neighborhood parties, family get-togethers. S. Imes in South Carolina recently reviewed this smoker on Amazon and he said, "I bought this smoker after extensive research. I have always been the "grill master" in my family, but never invested in a smoker. After using the Weber website and a few other websites dedicated to smoker cooking, I was able to successfully smoke 2 whole chickens the first time! The chickens were moist and had the most delicious, delicate, smoky favor!I was so confident in my skills that a few weeks later ( and after much research) I had a BBQ at my house and smoked 15 lbs of chicken, 4 slabs of ribs, and 2 pork shoulders! I had to stay awake most of the night before (off & on), but the thermometer and the ease of use in adding charcoal made it very easy... I received rave reviews for my meat at the BBQ the next day!If you're in the market for a smoker- this is it! It's great for everyone- experienced or newbie- it's worth the money 2x over!!!P.S.- I didn't bother with a lot of the extras but the following items were invaluable. I used paraffin cubes that worked wonders!!! (non-toxic/no taste- found at Lowes) Also, If you're planning on ribs- invest $15 in a standing rib rack- you can stand 4 slabs up at a time- conserving space while not compromising on taste...Happy Smoking!


What's Inside the Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker?

The Smokey Mountain Cooker is made of premium grade steel with a porcelain-enameled coating. There are two nickel plated cooking grates and each measure a 18 and a half inches in diameter. There's plenty of room for whole turkeys, chickens, hams, or whatever is making your mouth water.

Also, there is a 2.5 gallon water pan to steam your food during the cooking process, assuring that every morsel is juicy and moist. Reviewers of this Weber cooker love the nice, wide door that enables easy access and maneuvering for adding charcoal and wood chunks.

How to Smoke a Turkey on Your Weber Coooker

This Weber Cooker Is Loaded With Features

The door's spring-loaded latch assures you that it is securely closed.

The thermometer (included) makes it easy to check internal temperature

The handle on the lid resists the heat so you don’t get burned.

A 10-year limited warranty

The Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker is made for ease of use and durability, along with being made to provide you with the means to create the best and most delicious slow-cooked barbecued meals you can imagine.

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      LikinTrikin LM 

      7 years ago

      makes me want to go and get one soon.. can't wait to try it!

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      7 years ago

      Nice lens with good information - Angel blessed!

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      7 years ago

      I believe these Weber Cookers would make great Father's Day gifts for the cooking dads out there.

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      Treasures By Brenda 

      7 years ago from Canada

      Forgot to add, lensrolled to my st Sizzlin' Hot Barbecue Apron lens.

    • TreasuresBrenda profile image

      Treasures By Brenda 

      7 years ago from Canada

      I don't have one but the Weber Cooker sounds like a great way to cook!

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      7 years ago

      I smoke turkey for Thanksgiving every year. This year I think I may smoke a ham for Easter! I love this little cooker!

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      7 years ago

      Smoked chicken and turkey - WONDERFUL!!!

    • Dianne Loomos profile image

      Dianne Loomos 

      7 years ago

      I've never had anything cooked in a Weber Cooker. It sounds wonderful! I'm telling my husband about it.

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      Susan Deppner 

      7 years ago from Arkansas USA

      I don't have a Weber cooker, but if I did I'd be smoking turkey and ribs on a regular basis!

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      Nancy Tate Hellams 

      7 years ago from Pendleton, SC

      We used to have a Cooker a long time ago but not sure it was a Weber. We need to get one of these and get back in the habit of using one. They cooked the best hams, pork roast, and more.


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