Thanksgiving is quite a bit about food as it is a festival entwined with the harvest. The Thanksgiving dinner is never fulfilled without a turkey, and a pumpkin pie and people are excited for it throughout the year. The turkey acts as the centerpiece of the dinner, and it is crucial to cooking it perfectly. But to cook a Thanksgiving turkey, you have to choose a good one.
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Procedure of choosing a Thanksgiving turkey
- Choose a turkey that will satiate your whole family and friends, almost 1lb per person with bones. See to it that the turkey will indeed fit your oven or buy two small turkeys if you want. Find a roasting pan that will fit your turkey.
- You have to decide between fresh or frozen. If you have a time crunch go for the fresh one and see to it that the use by date is at least after 3 days.
- You have to choose the type of turkey that you want to serve, you can buy one that has already been introduced to saline waters, and they often are cheap. But if you are health conscious then you can buy natural turkeys that have been raised well and without any antibiotics. You can also go for free range and organic turkeys which are fed well and had ample amount of space to grow.
- You can also buy pre-cut turkey of choice meat to reduce cooking and preparation time if you don’t really need a full turkey.
Download a good recipe from online or follow your families’ traditional recipe to cook a good meal. With the food and love, you will become a fulfilled human being. You can choose from several recipes that are posted on ThanksgivingBlessings.com and take the help of your kids to make the Thanksgiving turkey.