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I forgot to remove the giblets

If you forget to remove the neck and giblets from inside the turkey before cooking it, you may be able to save them. Most giblets are wrapped in an oven-safe paper and will be safe to use. If they are wrapped in plastic, the plastic may…

Is Fresh or Frozen Turkey Better?

The taste of fresh and frozen turkeys is comparable. Consumers can typically trim food costs by purchasing a frozen turkey at a pre-holiday sale price; fresh turkeys may need to be ordered and then picked up a day or two before they will be cooked.

Mouthwatering turkey recipes from Thanksgiving.com

10 Mouthwatering Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes to Gobble Up

We all hope the pumpkin pies don’t sink and the green bean casseroles don’t burn, but the main Thanksgiving dish everyone is counting on is none other than the turkey. Don’t worry – with these 10 mouthwatering recipes, there’s no way you will disappoint.

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5 Ways to baste a turkey without a baster

Basting a turkey without a baster Do you need to baste your Thanksgiving turkey but realized that you don’t have a baster on hand? Oh-uh! Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. First, let’s back up a bit. What is basting, exactly? Basting is defined as…

Do I have to rinse my turkey?

The USDA no longer recommends rinsing a raw turkey in cool running water. Eliminating this step cuts the risk of cross contamination from rinse water splashed around the sink and on the counter. Heat during cooking will kill any bacteria present.

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How to Deep Fry a Turkey

Turkey frying made easy To fry or to roast, that is the question. While most people choose to roast their turkeys for Thanksgiving Day, many would argue that frying is the way to go. It creates a juicy, perfectly browned turkey that oozes with deliciousness….