If you are looking for the best options for cooking a whole turkey or a turkey breast, you have come to the right place! A perfectly juicy and tender turkey is always the star of Thanksgiving dinner every year. Whether you are interested in making a classic roast turkey in the oven or want to try a new cooking technique, we have so many options for you to try! Follow along as we cover all the options!
Prepping Your Turkey
Before you jump right in to cooking your turkey, you need to purchase it and get it ready to go! Every good plan for making the best Thanksgiving turkey starts by determining how large of a bird you will need. Then you will need to make sure you fully thaw the turkey and select the perfect seasoning, brine, or marinade to provide the most flavor!
Complete List Of Ways To Cook A Whole Turkey
Ultimate Smoked Turkey Recipe (How to Smoke a Turkey)
Smoked Turkey – the process of smoking a turkey can seem intimidating, but we are breaking everything down for you to make it as simple and easy as possible! All your questions answered!
BEST Grilled Turkey (how to grill a turkey)
Grilled Turkey is an easy, step-by-step tutorial that teaches you how to make the most delicious Grilled Turkey recipe! The flavor is amazing and it is so much more simple than you think. Free up that oven and wow your guests!
Butter and Sage Roasted Turkey
Butter & Sage Roasted Turkey – an easy turkey recipe for the most flavorful and juicy turkey that you can imagine. Perfect for serving a crowd at your next holiday dinner! Don’t forget to use all the delicious pan drippings to make turkey gravy too!
JUICY Spatchcock Turkey
Spatchcock Turkey – an easy, delicious way to cook your Holiday turkey! Follow this simple, step-by-step guide that will teach how to make a juicy spatchcock turkey!
How to Deep Fry a Turkey
Deep Fried Turkey is an amazing choice for your Thanksgiving dinner! So easy to make, the turkey cooks fast and your oven is open for ALL the other side dishes!
Smoked Spatchcock Turkey
Smoked Spatchcock Turkey is a Holiday favorite! So much flavor and easy to make. Feel free to brine it first (optional) and we have a couple different seasoning options. Cannot wait for you to try this one!
Herb-Citrus Roasted Thanksgiving Turkey
Herb-Citrus Roasted Thanksgiving Turkey – a simple recipe for making the most juicy and tender Thanksgiving turkey you have ever eaten! With light & refreshing notes of oranges, savory herbs, and melted butter, it is sure to be a family favorite in no time!
Complete List Of Ways To Cook A Turkey Breast
If you are hosting a smaller crowd this year, you can easily make a turkey breast instead of a whole, large turkey. They are smaller, take less time, and are easier to carve. So if the amount of meat works for your holiday gathering, you should definitely give it a try!
Juicy Roast Turkey Breast
Juicy Roast Turkey Breast – a classic, tried-and-true roasted turkey breast that is always a crowd-pleaser (and so easy to make)!
Grilled Turkey Breast
Grilled Turkey Breast is an amazing addition to any Thanksgiving or holiday meal! Easy to make, packed with flavor and frees up your oven!
Cooked Turkey Tips
No matter which option you pick for cooking your turkey or turkey breast, there are so many things to think about. Like making sure you hold on to those pan drippings for making the best turkey gravy! And checkout our complete guide on how to carve a turkey or turkey breast to make sure you are getting as much meat as possible. Plus, once you have all the meat carved you are probably going to need some delicious turkey leftover recipes too!
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