FIG AND PISTACHIO STUFFED TURKEY

 

  • Cooking Time: 90 minutes
  • Servings: 6
  • Preparation Time: 20 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 tbs chopped pistachios
  • 1/4 cup chopped dried figs
  • 1 tsp thyme leaves
  • 1 1/3 cups breadcrumbs
  • 20g butter
  • salt and pepper
  • 1.5kg turkey breast fillet

Directions

  • preheat the oven to 180 degrees C. grease a wire rack and place in a large roasting pan. pour in enough hot water to cover the base of the roasting pan. combine pistachios, figs, thyme, breadcrumbs, butter salt and pepper in a bowl, mixing together with your fingers until the mixture is crumbly.
  • fill the cavity of the turkey with stuffing. place the turkey on the greased wire rack.
  • cook for 45 minutes. remove the turkey from the oven and cover with foil. return to oven and cook for another 45 -55 minutes or until cooked through and juice run clear when thickest part of turkey of pierced. remove from oven and set aside for 5 minutes before slicing.

Notes

Categories: Dinner  Poultry 
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