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What can you put in turkey cavity instead of stuffing?
Last Updated: 21st May, 2020
- 3 / 10. Taste of Home. Apples. Consider quartering an appleortwo for stuffing your turkey.
- 4 / 10. Valentyn Volkov/Shutterstock. Celery.
- 5 / 10. Taste of Home. Citrus fruits.
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Similarly, what do you stuff a turkey cavity with?
Liberally salt and pepper the inside of theturkeycavity. Stuff the cavity with the bunchof thyme,halved lemon, quartered onion, and the garlic. Brush theoutside ofthe turkey with the butter mixture and sprinklewith saltand pepper.
Subsequently, question is, can you stuff a turkey with cold stuffing? No. Always stuff the turkey justbeforeputting it in the oven. You can, however, makethestuffing the night before and refrigerate ituntilyou're ready to roast the turkey. Be sure to lettheturkey and the stuffing rest at roomtemperatureone hour before stuffing.
Secondly, do you need to put stuffing in the turkey?
All stuffing ingredients – meat,vegetables,etc. – should be cooked before they areplaced insidethe turkey. A: Stuff both the neck and thebody cavities,using about 1/2 to 3/4 cups of stuffing perpound ofturkey. It should not be packed in –any extracan bake alongside in a separate dish.
Is it safe to stuff a turkey with dressing?
Stuffing Your Turkey: Just Don't DoIt.That means as the turkey around it cooks, juices thatmaycontain salmonella bacteria soak into the stuffing,whichthen must be cooked to a minimum of 165 degrees F in order tobesafe. Getting the stuffing to thistemperatureusually means overcooking theturkey.