Can you use generic pellets in a Traeger?
Active member. Yes you can use other manufacturers pellets without worry regardless of Traeger saying it will void your warranty. In terms of pellet consumption yes it can add up especially in the winter months.
Where does Traeger get their pellets?
Our pellets are sourced from five, Traeger-owned U.S. mill facilities. The different types of wood we use burn and release flavor differently, so each pellet flavor requires its own unique blend of natural hardwoods to provide consistent flavor and performance.
How much does it cost to fill Traeger with pellets?
As a wood-fired smokers, Traeger grills use wood pellets for fuel. In both cases that works out to slightly more than $1 per pound. The smoker burns 1 to 3 pounds of pellets per hour. Traeger says that means each 20 pound bag provides between 6 to 20 hours of cook time (at high or low heat).
Can I use pit boss pellets in Traeger?
Yes, you can use Traeger pellets or any wooden pellets in a Pit Boss.
Can you use Jack Daniels pellets in a Traeger?
Jack Daniels 2 lb. Wood Pellets are not like ordinary wood pellets, these small bags of pellets offer a stronger flavoring smoke – you get more for less! Due to their potency, these pellets are NOT recommended for use as the sole pellet fuel in any pellet smoker.
Do you have to prime the auger every time Traeger?
After you prime it once it is good to go every time. UNLESS you purge and clean the auger tube, then you will have to prime the auger again.
Can I leave pellets in Traeger hopper?
Leaving your pellets in the hopper between cooks is absolutely fine. Even Traeger Grills agrees that there is no harm done by not emptying the pellets after every cook, so long as it’s not for extended periods of time.
Are Traeger pellets food grade?
TRAEGER WOOD PELLETS Our premium wood pellets are made from 100% natural, food-grade hardwood. Traeger pure wood pellets grant the perfect burn for optimal wood fired flavor.
Can you use real wood in a Traeger?
Cooking with all-natural hardwood makes your best recipes taste even better. With Traeger’s 6-in-1 versatility, you can grill, smoke, bake, roast, braise, &BBQ like a true backyard boss. From low and slow to hot and fast, cook it all with ease.