QuirkyMerk Recipe Reviews (Pg. 1) - Allrecipes.com (180617239)

cook's profile

QuirkyMerk

Reviews

Photos

Menus

 
View All Reviews Learn more

A Simply Perfect Roast Turkey

Reviewed: Dec. 10, 2013
This was my first time making a Thanksgiving turkey, and while I was nervous- it turned out to be SO easy and tasted GREAT (very juicy). I followed this recipe but made the following changes: 1. I added a couple carrots, an onion and celery around the turkey in the pan. 2. I also rubbed butter salt and pepper under the breast skin (this was easier to do then I thought it would be.) 3. I only covered the turkey (breast only) with aluminum foil until I had about 2 hours left, and then removed the foil from the breast. The turkey came out PERFECT (looked golden brown evenly on whole turkey) and was also very juicy from basting every 30 minutes. I had a 15 lb turkey and it took about 4 1/2 hours to cook. I used a meat thermometer.
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
4 users found this review helpful

 
ADVERTISEMENT
Go Pro!

In Season

Fresh Summer Meals
Fresh Summer Meals

Enjoy the bright days of summer with easy recipes.

Do Healthy Your Way
Do Healthy Your Way

Low-fat, low-carb, paleo, vegan. Get recipes for your lifestyle.

Subscribe Today! Only $7.99
Subscribe Today! Only $7.99

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and helpful cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for just $7.99!

Most Popular Blogs

Read our allrecipes.com blog

Recently Viewed Recipes

You haven't looked at any recipes lately. Get clicking!
Quick Links: Recipe Box | Shopping List | More »
 
Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States