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How to Prep and Roast Turkey

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In this video, Chef John shows you how to prepare and roast a turkey for Thanksgiving dinner. You’ll see how to prep the turkey with a mix of seasonings and stuff it with aromatic herbs, and you’ll learn a simple trick to prevent the turkey’s wings from burning. Then you’ll see a terrific method for loosening the turkey’s skin so you can slip flavored herb butter underneath. You’ll see how to keep the bird from getting too dark too quickly and discover a trick for getting extra juices for the gravy. Get Chef John’s recipe for the perfect roast turkey. This is a classic addition to your Thanksgiving dinner menu. Now watch Chef John make gravy from his roast turkey >>

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preparedtraditions

preparedtraditions

great solid recipe for a juicy turkey, however would be helpful to show the link to the herb butter recipe, or at least mention what kind of herbs you used. That you don't mention it is quite frustrating.

jerseyblueyes6

jerseyblueyes6

loved this video try'd my Turkey this way & WOw very inpressed...My Turkey came out so good thanks my whole thanksgiving Dinner came out better this year than any other years past

Alicia

Alicia

CindyKay and all that wanted recipes and ratios ... http://foodwishes.blogspot.com/2008/11/how-to-cook-turkey-part-1-no-fail.html Thanks! I was out of town so I am cooking ours today. HTH!

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