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Smoker Boxes

What We Learned

For years, whenever we wanted a smoky flavor in gas-grilled food, we wrapped soaked wood chips in aluminum foil packets and placed them over the burners. Would vented metal smoker boxes filled with soaked wood chips do a better job?

To find out, we gathered four smoker boxes ranging in price from less than $15 to nearly $90, three made of stainless steel and one of cast iron. U...

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