Give a strong, smoky, and slightly sweet flavor.
Burning classic for hot smoking.
Give a well-rounded smoky flavor.
Give a strong, bold, and slightly spicy flavor.
Is often used in combination with oak wood for hot smoking. The combination of oak and apple can provide a well-rounded smoky flavor with a hint of sweetness from the apple wood.
Juniper berries are a popular addition to hot smoking, particularly for smoking game meats like venison and elk. Juniper berries have a distinct piney and slightly citrusy flavor.