Making a juicy, delicious turkey for Thanksgiving, Christmas, or any other time of year may be simpler than you think!
Now you can see what a perfect deep fried turkey looks like, and get a step-by-step guide to the whole process from start to delicious finish!
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The best gravy isn’t necessarily the star of the show, but is the kind of important player that brings out the best in the turkey and the mashed potatoes!
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Boost your turkey’s flavor quotient with a little help from fresh lemons, fennel seeds, and a lightly-spiced brown butter sauce.
This turkey recipe is kicked up a few notches thanks to the ginger and cayenne pepper. It’s all balanced with a bit of sweetness from the brown sugar and honey glaze.
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Step away from the whole bird this Thanksgiving and give this turkey recipe a try.
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Luckily, with just a few simple steps, your turkey can look as good as if it had been carved by a professional chef!
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It’s the day after Thanksgiving, and you have extra food from last night piled up in your refrigerator. What to do with all of those Thanksgiving leftovers?
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To make great gravy, here are a few things to remember — and if if you run into problems, here’s some help.
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If you’re a traditionalist and want to try stuffing the turkey this year, it can be done in a few simple steps. It really does make for a super flavorful and moist stuffing!
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