Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins
Just jab your turkey with your favorite injection device to make a juicy to die for turkey
- 1⁄2 cup olive oil
- 1⁄2 cup fresh lemon juice
- 6 cloves garlic
- 1⁄2 teaspoon salt
- 1⁄2 teaspoon pepper
- 1 lemon peel (or Lemon Zest)
- In blender, combine olive oil and lemon juice.
- While blending, drop in garlic cloves one at a time.
- Gradually add lemon peel strips.
- Continue to blend until mixture is pureed.
- Using an injector, inject marinade into all parts of the thawed turkey.
- Strain marinade if difficulty passing through injector.
- Gently massage turkey to distribute marinade.
- Place turkey in a large plastic bag cooking bag.
- Close bag and refrigerate overnight.
This was the best turkey I have ever eaten, I will use this recipe for the rest of my life Thank you for sharing!
just wonderful. plumped the turkey right up! this combined with brining made the moistest turkey anybody had ever seen. everyone was impressed. only thing i didn't do was add the lemon peel. thanks for great injection!