Weekend Menu Planning: Food Bloggers Share Tips for Cooking Thanksgiving Turkey

For those in the U.S., Thanksgiving is less than one week away. I'm not saying that to scare you; I just want to emphasize that if you're the one cooking the turkey this year, it's time for some quick decision making. Despite its reign as America's favorite holiday bird, turkey is challenging to cook well, and if all you do is stick it in the oven and wait for the timer to pop out, you may end up with a bird that's dry and overdone. Luckily there are plenty of food bloggers who've made cooking turkey into an art form, and they're happy to share their favorite turkey-cooking tips with BlogHer readers. Check out these posts before you finalize your Thanksgiving plans, and this year's turkey dinner just might be the best you've ever had. ...more

Sounds like brined turkey has a lot of fans.

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