Recipe of Award-winning Thanksgiving Turkey

by Ruiyibio

Thanksgiving Turkey.

Hello everybody, it is me, Dave, welcome to our recipe page. Today, we’re going to make a distinctive dish, thanksgiving turkey. One of my favorites food recipes. This time, I will make it a bit tasty. This will be really delicious.

Thanksgiving Turkey is one of the most popular of current trending foods on earth. It’s enjoyed by millions daily. It’s simple, it’s fast, it tastes yummy. They are fine and they look wonderful. Thanksgiving Turkey is something which I have loved my whole life.

To get started with this recipe, we must prepare a few ingredients. You can have thanksgiving turkey using 14 ingredients and 10 steps. Here is how you can achieve that.

The ingredients needed to make Thanksgiving Turkey:

  1. Get of butterball turkey.
  2. Take of Kosher salt (brine).
  3. Take of melted butter.
  4. Take of large onions (peeled & quartered).
  5. Take of carrots (peeled and 1 inch diced).
  6. Make ready of celery (1 inch chop).
  7. Get of fresh thyme.
  8. Prepare of Bay leaf.
  9. Prepare of dry white wine.
  10. Take of lemon.
  11. Get of garlic.
  12. Take of garlic powder.
  13. Make ready of freshly ground black pepper.
  14. Take of salt.

Steps to make Thanksgiving Turkey:

  1. Remove neck and giblets from inside of turkey. Rub the turkey inside and out with Kosher salt..
  2. Place turkey in a large stock pot and cover with COLD water. Place covered stock pot in the refrigerator and allow the turkey to soak in the brine mixture minimum 12 hours, preferably overnight.
  3. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Remove turkey from brine and place into a clean sink. THOROUGHLY rinse turkey inside and out. Discard the brine mixture..
  4. Brush the turkey inside and out with 1 cup of the melted butter. Add salt, pepper and garlic powder on top and bottom of turkey..
  5. Place BREAST side DOWN on the roasting rack in a shallow roasting pan. Make sure it’s on a rack so it’s elevated. Breast side down will allow the dark meat juices to drip down onto the white meat..
  6. Stuff the cavity with the quartered onion, 2 of the diced carrots, 2 of the diced stalks of celery, 1 sprig of thyme, 1 quartered lemon, 3-4 cloves of smashed (not diced) garlic and the bay leaf..
  7. Scatter the remaining celery, onions, carrots and thyme around the bottom of the roasting pan. Pour the 1.5 cups of dry white wine into the bottom of the pan..
  8. Roast turkey UNCOVERED for 3 hours with thigh side facing up. Baste turkey with juices on bottom every 30 minutes..
  9. After 3 hours of cooking CAREFULLY turn the turkey on the rack so the BREAST side will now be facing up. Baste turkey with remaining cup of melted butter and continue to cook for another hour or until internal temperature of thighs reach 180 degrees..
  10. Once finished cooking allow turkey to rest 20 minutes before carving. KEEP drippings for a delicious gravy!.

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