If you live in a region that reaches 35°F or colder, simply wrap up your rig with an insulation blanket and keep on cooking outdoors on your Traeger, year-round.
Does Traeger need to be covered?
If you love your Traeger, treat it right by protecting it from whatever Mother Nature throws your way. Through rain, sleet, and dark of night, we’ve got you covered.
Should I cover my pellet grill?
Yes, absolutely. Storing your smoker outside unprotected isn’t the best option for longevity, but rain and snow will not ruin your grill or stop if from working. Though it has electronics in it, they should be well sealed, usually under the pellet hopper, and protected from rain.
How do I use my Traeger in the winter?
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How do I keep my Traeger warm?
When your meat is at the desired temperature, you can either take it off the heat or set the 885 to “keep warm” mode, which drops the grill down to 165 degrees to keep it hot and ready without overcooking it.
How do you keep meat warm after smoking?
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How do you keep food warm without drying it out?
If you don’t have a ‘warm’ setting, just set your oven’s temperature to this setting and wrap food in tin foil before you place it in your oven. Don’t set the temperature too high, or leave your food in too long or it will dry out! Aluminum foil will prevent the food from drying out too much so make sure to use some.
Can I rest my brisket in the Traeger?
When you pull your brisket off the grill (fully cooked at about 195-205 degrees Fahrenheit internal temperature), the first step is to let it rest for at least 1 hour – you can let it rest up to 3 hours. According to Traeger’s BBQ expert Chad Ward, “Allowing brisket to rest lets juice redistribute throughout the meat.
What is a smoker blanket?
On the topic of insulated blankets for pellet grills/smokers, I’ve heard arguments both for and against them. In principle, the idea is sound, they are effectively a coat for your pellet grill/smoker for colder weather.
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