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Super Moist Turkey

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You won't believe the easy trick to roasting a super moist turkey in a minimal amount of time until you try it! The recipe is a Yummly original created by Sara Mellas.


  • 1 whole turkey (11-14 lb., giblets removed, patted dry)
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons salt
  • black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons butter (softened)
  • 6 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 head garlic
  • 1 lemon
  • 1/2 onion
  • 1 handful fresh parsley
  • 1/2 bunch fresh thyme
  • 4 sprigs fresh rosemary
  • 3 cups chicken broth
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium68% DV1640mg
    Fat86% DV56g
    Protein222% DV113g
    Carbs1% DV4g
    Fiber4% DV1g
    Calories1000Calories from Fat500
    Total Fat56g86%
    Saturated Fat18g90%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat500
    Total Carbohydrate4g1%
    Dietary Fiber1g4%
    Vitamin A15%
    Vitamin C25%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Yummly User 3 months ago
    It was delicious!!! I will definitely make this again. Super easy too
    Yummly User 4 months ago
    made it for my wife's birthday, it was a big hit!!
    Yummly User 4 months ago
    Great!! Make it again
    Yummly User 6 months ago
    followed recipe did not have cheese cloth coffee filters worked good
    Yummly User 7 months ago
    We got a 10 pounds nice, I do recommend to use a bit more salt and pepper at the beginning and more butter too (one more spoon of all)
    Yummly User 7 months ago
    I loved this recipe! I sprayed with olive oil twice (once at the beginning and once 15 minutes before done). I Stuffed with baby carrots and onion and wow! It was perfect. I also did a turkey brine 24 hours before but it was literally the best turkey ever!
    Yummly User 7 months ago
    We did a 21 lb turkey, had to add more time but came out super moist. We’ll try this again using different seasonings and rubs but it’s a keeper.
    Yummly User 7 months ago
    Turned out prefect I used a 20 pound turkey so it did take longer to cook
    Yummly User 7 months ago
    very moist snd delicious
    Yummly User 7 months ago
    tasted great but was done early and the cloth stuck down and ripped off some skin. probably just needs to be basted more often
    Yummly User 8 months ago
    perfectly moist. easy to make and will definitely do again
    Yummly User 8 months ago
    I didnt have any cheesecloth so I used a flour sack towel. I had to melt an additional stick of butter so that there would be enough butter to soak into the towel. It looks amazing!!!

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