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Turkey recipes

22 Recipes

From the traditional roast to more modern versions, we've got the perfect turkey recipe for you.

Christmas turkey with clementine & bay butter

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(2 ratings)
Using a salt rub on your bird will act like a brine and make it extra succulent - this festive roast is permeated with citrus, thyme and sherry
4 hours and 15 minutes
Moderately easy

Roast turkey with citrus butter

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(7 ratings)
Succulent and picture perfect, this turkey will be the crowning glory of your festive feast
4 hours and 25 minutes
Moderately easy

Cider roast turkey

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(8 ratings)
Succulent, cider-roasted turkey, with tender glazed apples and pear makes the ultimate centrepiece for your Christmas table
4 hours and 15 minutes
Moderately easy

Roast turkey & cranberry Wellington

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(4 ratings)
A festive twist on the classic British dish of beef Wellington, rich with chestnuts and stuffing
3 hours and 40 minutes
For the keen cook

Herb-roast turkey

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(3 ratings)
Whether you're cooking your first or your fifteenth Christmas dinner, this herb-scented turkey is foolproof and has loads of flavour
4 hours
Easy

Roast turkey with chestnut stuffing

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The classic Christmas turkey with a flavour-packed sausage-based stuffing - you'll have plenty left to serve on the side too
4 hours and 20 minutes
Moderately easy

Bay & orange roast turkey

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Brushing the turkey with a last-minute sticky glaze means your bird will be golden and looking its best when you bring it to the table
5 hours and 20 minutes
Moderately easy

Saffron roast turkey

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Classic roast turkey not your thing? Add a bit of spice and some special sausages and make a meal to remember
3 hours and 45 minutes
Moderately easy

Orange & tarragon roast turkey

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Roasting your Christmas turkey with a flavoured butter locks in moisture for a zesty, juicy finish ready to garnish with trimmings
4 hours and 25 minutes
Moderately easy

Creamy lemon, pancetta & rosemary turkey

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(10 ratings)
For a perfectly moist and succulent turkey, follow Emma Lewis's tips for a creamy mascarpone stuffing
4 hours and 10 minutes
Easy

Classic roast turkey with red wine baste

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(5 ratings)
A recipe designed to guarantee your turkey is succulent, full of flavour and takes pride of place on your table
3 hours and 50 minutes
Moderately easy

Citrus & thyme turkey

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Try this traditional based turkey with its easy citrus twist that transforms it into a Christmas Day showstopper
4 hours and 30 minutes
Moderately easy

Salt & pepper turkey

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A finishing touch of a lattice of bacon makes this turkey a Christmas dinner centre-stage star
4 hours and 30 minutes
Easy

Turkey, Brie & cranberry Wellington

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An original centrepiece that's great for entertaining - swap beef for turkey, and add fruit sauce and stuffing to your pastry roll
2 hours and 5 minutes
Moderately easy

Mustard butter-basted roast turkey with bacon

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Ensure juicy meat by inserting streaky bacon under the skin of your big bird. A tangy mustard baste creates an extra tasty gravy
4 hours and 30 minutes
Moderately easy
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