Best wood for smoking meat
Stainless Steel Smoker Box
Stepping into the world of smoking meat can feel like entering a large and mysterious forest. Literally. There’s wood everywhere and it’s easy to get lost. What’s alder wood? Is mesquite too strong for poultry? Is maple as sweet as it sounds? Luckily we made this handy wood smoking chart to serve as your compass while you travel on your smoky journey. | Char-Broil
Wood Selection - KBQ
*Heat Content - measures the embodied energy. Higher is better. *Sparks Produced - self-explanatory. "Few" indicates low pitch content. *Heavy Smoke - measures the thickness of smoke upon heating. "No" is best. *Coaling Quality - measures propensity to form durable coals. We want "Excellent."