Jim Beam BTDS76JB Bradley Smoker 4-Rack Digital Outdoor Smokerfrom the world’s pioneer producers of smoker and many other cooking products will take your grilling into next level. Equipped with 500 watts of low-temperature power, the Jim Beam smoke generator automatically feeds bisquettes into the smoker, so you don’t have to do much but wait to enjoy. To determine things like smoking time and temp, you just use the digital controls.
- 4-Rack outdoor smoker with user-friendly digital controls
- 500-Watt stainless-steel heating bar; 125-watt burner
- Smoke generator automatically feeds wood bisquettes
- Adjustable time, smoke, and temperature settings.Provides 8 hours of...
- Measures 14 by 24 by 31 inches; 1-year limited warranty
- Heating Element:500 Watts stainless-steel heating bar, 125-watt burner
- Cooking Space:547.8 sq. Inches
- Cooking Racks:4
- Min/Max Temp:150 to 250 degrees F
- Dimensions:11.5 x 15 x 25.5 inches
- Weight:43 lbs
- Warranty:1 year
Design and Structure
The current good digital smoker model has been constructed with stainless steel which makes the smoker’s body solid and strong. This smoker unit has been designed in such a way that you could get the best quality smoked foods within short period of time by the help of fully insulated cabinet. Similar to Masterbuilt Model 20070311 electric smoker,this digital smoking unit alsofour rackswhich are providing you with increased space and would allow larger quantities of food to be smoked. With the dimensions of11.5 X 15 X 25.5 inches, this smoker unit is weighing around43 pounds. There areseparate burners (125-watt)provided with this smoker unit which would help in generating oven heat and smoke. In addition, there areinternal thermostats that would help in regulating the temperature.
Unique and Useful Features
There are many features in this digital smoker model that are very unique when compared with the reviews on other electric smokers.These unique features are really very useful in many ways as follows:
- Digital Controls:This feature of this smoker unit would make your smoking much easier. These digital controls are made in such a way that anyone could use this smoker. As you could see, the main controls would allow you to set both the temperature and time of smoking. Moreover, you can also set the amount smoke you wish to infuse the meat with.
- Four Smoking Racks:This smoker unit hasfour racksthat are removable which would make it easy for you to smoke larger meats. I would recommend you to use the smaller racks for beef jerky and you can remove the racks in order to smoke a whole turkey.
- Smoking Temperature:The smoker unit in review is capable of making hot smoke which would reach250 degrees Fahrenheitwhile the minimum possible temperature is typically around150 degrees Fahrenheit.This is definitely a broader range when compared to other similar smokers.
- Durability:This is a very durable unit with its body being made fromepoxy steelwhile the interior is made from stainless steel.
- Weight and Transportability:Though the weight of this unit is 43 pounds, I would say that it is very easy to move around. This is because the unit can be broken down into two pieces. This would make it easier to move your smoker unit from one place to another.
- Power Elements:The current digital smoker unit consumes500-watt powerand eradicates all types of voltage fluctuations. Due to this, you can cook your uninterruptedly in order to get the best flavor.
- The Jim Beam smoker features epoxy steel exterior and stainless steel interior which makes this product strong and durable. You don’t have to worry about it getting rusty thanks to its sturdy walls design.
- The unit includes thecontrol panel which is convenient to use, enabling users to set the time, amount and temperature of smoking.
- It can make ten different bisquettes and provides various flavors to infuse your food with. The smoke generator will feed bisquettes every 20 minutes. You can load 8 hours of wood into the smoker.
- It hasfour racks that are removableso that you can smoke a large amount of meat. The entire cooking chamber is about 11 x 13 inches, giving you a lot of space for the food.
The digital control panel on this product makes cooking easier. It allows you to set the time and temperature of the process, and the amount of smoke. You can leave the appliance alone, and it only takes a couple of seconds to set the desired settings.
Easy Assembly and Operation
Assembling and dissembling is just easy with this smoking unit. You will have just slide the two different pieces together in order to get the entire smoker unit. Coming to the operation, you have just feed the wood chips into a rack above digital controls and your smoker will take as many wood chips as required for smoking them to perfection.
With the digital controls, setting your temperature and timer are made easy which are responsible for this unit to thebest digital smokerin the current market. The larger cooking space would allow you to cook larger quantities more conveniently.
You can simply say that this unit has been created for automated cooking which is capable of cooking for complete eight hours. There is anautomatic shut-off featurewhich will make the unit to shut-off as soon as the peak time has reached. And, the stainless body along with other features would make iteasy for you to clean and maintainthe system.
The smoker is efficient in terms of producing smoked food in a timely and convenient manner. It has so far lived up to its promise of a worry-free preparation of smoked food. Since the controls are digitalized, it’s a lot easier to find your desired range of temperature and other settings. So far, I’m enjoying the results. The food it produces is very close to those prepared using natural wood fire.
- Four cooking racks, excellent for smoked fish and jerky
- Temperature, smoke and time settings are very convenient
- Large cooking area
- Fully-insulated, thick walls
- Easy to use
- Easy cleanup and setup
Some of the disadvantages with this digital smoker are:
- Temperature reading is not 100 percent accurate
- You may need a cart since this appliance is so close to the ground
- This unit requires pricey briquettes
The Jim Beam BTDS76JB Bradley digital smoker doesn’t need constant attention, so it’s great for families who want to spend time together, and not around a smoker. The smoke generator automatically feeds the unit with bisquettes every twenty minutes so you don’t have to. You get 500-square inches of cooking space on 4 racks that are removable, and consistent low heat except for the bottom tray, which tends to get hotter faster. Because the Jim Beam has separate burners for smoke and oven heat, you get more versatility in how you smoke foods.