Turkey

The centerpiece, the pièce de résistance, the focal point, the main event. Do you know what we're getting at? That's right, turkey. You'll find everything you need here, from cooking times to creative recipes and everything in between.

Everything You Need to Know About the Bird

Everything You Need to Know About the Bird

An infographic to help answer all your turkey woes.

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How to Thaw a Turkey
How to Thaw a Turkey
How to Thaw a Turkey

How to Thaw a Turkey

If you only cook a turkey once a year, the thawing struggle can be real. We're here to help.

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How to Brine a Turkey
How to Brine a Turkey
How to Brine a Turkey

How to Brine a Turkey

A simple brine can take your turkey from standard to spectacular. Not to mention, super juicy.

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How to Roast a Turkey
How to Roast a Turkey
How to Roast a Turkey

How to Roast a Turkey

Don't let turkey's star status intimidate you! Follow this guide to create the hit of your holiday table.

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How to Deep-Fry a Turkey
How to Deep-Fry a Turkey
How to Deep-Fry a Turkey

How to Deep-Fry a Turkey

Ready to take your turkey to the next level? It's time to bring out the big guns, er, the deep-fryer.

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How to Make Gravy
How to Make Gravy
How to Make Gravy

How to Make Gravy

Enjoy rich, homemade turkey gravy by following these five simple steps.

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How to Carve a Turkey
How to Carve a Turkey
How to Carve a Turkey

How to Carve a Turkey

Put your knife skills to work and make the most out of your turkey.

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Turkey Hacks

Turkey Hacks

Now that you know how to cook a bird, learn how to make it EVEN better.

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LizP

LizP

This was my first year making a turkey in an electric roaster and it was the juiciest breast meat I have ever tasted.

Perfect Electric Oven Turkey
A New Way to Eat Turkey

A New Way to Eat Turkey

Does a full bird feel out of the question this year? Why not try this dynamite rolled turkey breast stuffed with flavor and wrapped in bacon.

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How to Make Turkey Stock
How to Make Turkey Stock
How to Make Turkey Stock

How to Make Turkey Stock

Don't waste those turkey leftovers — put them to work in soups, gravies, pot pies and more.

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10 Thanksgiving Horror Stories

10 Thanksgiving Horror Stories

We know you're a turkey pro, but we all make mistakes along the way. Laugh with us as we revisit some of our biggest mishaps. Don't worry, we provide solutions!

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Never-Fail Turkey

Never-Fail Turkey

Did we scare you with the fails? Don't worry! This turkey is truly foolproof. Happy turkey day!

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PaulaG

PaulaG

This was nicely seasoned, moist and delicious. Even after being cooked ahead of time, pre-sliced, frozen and then defrosted and heated on the big day.

Spice-Rubbed Turkey