This Roast Turkey recipe is the best! With my detailed video and step by step instructions you will know how to brine a turkey like a pro.
"Great turkey recipe Lisa, thank you."
- carl -
what you need:
• Thawed Turkey • Cold Water • Kosher Salt • Brown Sugar • Tea Bags • Limes • Fresh Mint • Olive Oil • Chicken or Turkey Stock • Honey • Mrs. Dash Seasoning • Black Pepper • Dried Rosemary • Rosemary Sprigs • Whole Leeks
Remove the neck and giblets from the thawed turkey.
Dissolve the brown sugar and salt in the water. Squeeze two limes into the water, and add in the rinds. Add the mint and the tea bags. Brine the turkey overnight.
Mix together dry rub and basting sauce. Pour the basting sauce into the bottom of the roasting pan. Add two leeks.
Remove the turkey from the brine and pat dry with a paper towel. Set the turkey in the roasting pan breast side up and use half the rub liberally on the turkey. Put lime rinds inside the turkey, plus a few rosemary sprigs.
Roast the turkey.