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Angel Acres Awesome Turkey

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Serves 12 | Prep Time | Cook Time 150

Why I Love This Recipe

This is the recipe my mother-in-law, Carol Deibel, uses at each Thanksgiving! Hope you enjoy it!

Ingredients You'll Need

Brine mixture
1 gal hot water
1 cup kosher salt
2 qts chicken broth
1 cup honey
1 bag ice – 5lb bag


Preheat oven to 450 degrees then turn down to 350 degrees.

Put hot water into a bowl or directly into a cooler. Add salt and stir until it is dissolved.

Stir in chicken broth and honey

Add ice and stir.

Add turkey to bowl or cooler.

Turn turkey occasionally and brine for about 24 hours before cooking.

Cook at 350 for 15 minutes per pound making sure to baste frequently.

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