Honey Glazed Turkey

READY IN: 3hrs 30mins
Recipe by Tonkcats

Turkey with glaze.

Top Review by crazycookinmama

I don't care who ya are, I had the best lookin'turkey on Christmas! No I Did!!! No Me!!! Gorgeous turkey, and wonderful taste, and just perfect! Thanks tonks for the excepional recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Rinse turkey inside and out. Pat dry. Reserve giblets and neck for broth.
  2. Make filling: Mix bread crumbs, green pepper, onion, chicken broth and spices.
  3. Add orange peel and orange juice.
  4. Spoon stuffing into cavity of turkey. Close openings with skewers.
  5. Place turkey, breast side up, on a rack in a shallow pan. Insert meat thermometer in thickest part of thigh.
  6. Roast turkey, uncovered, at 325 degrees for about 1 hour.
  7. For glaze combine butter, orange juice and honey.
  8. Brush turkey several times with glaze and pan drippings and roast it for another 1 1/2 to 2 hours until thermometer registers 180 degrees.
  9. Remove turkey, keep warm; slice and serve.

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