Pros / This unit has an auto shut-off feature that turns off the unit if it gets too hot.
Cons / This turkey fryer does not have a vented lid or a drain valve.
Verdict / The Eastman Outdoors 37069 turkey fryer includes a load of safety features that will help you have a safe cooking experience, and this unit’s Btu output can cook a turkey very quickly.
Editor’s Note: This product has been removed from our side-by-side comparison because it has been discontinued. You can still read our original review below, but Top Ten Reviews is no longer updating this product’s information.
The Eastman Outdoors 37069 outdoor turkey fryer is a great option if you want to fry large turkeys at Thanksgiving time or even all year round – as long as the weather allows it. Its list of safety features and frying abilities helped it round out our top turkey fryers.
This Eastman Outdoors turkey fryer can cook up to a 20-pound turkey, which is big. It cooks the turkey in a 30-quart capacity stock pot that sits on top of a propane burner. The 30-quart size is fairly normal for a propane turkey fryer.
This unit has a Btu (British thermal unit) capacity of 65,000, which is very powerful and will heat the oil and pot very quickly. You can cook with a maximum of 3.75 gallons of cooking oil when using this unit to fry a turkey, which is normal for an outdoor turkey fryer of this size.
The Eastman Outdoors 37069 outdoor turkey fryer is a great option for people who are looking to fry turkeys for the first time or even those who are experienced in turkey frying. This unit is equipped with a lot of features that will keep your frying safe, and you’ll be able to cook up to a 20-pound turkey in a flash compared to cooking a turkey in a conventional oven.