Jab your turkey with Lemon Garlic Marinade

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins

Just jab your turkey with your favorite injection device to make a juicy to die for turkey


  1. In blender, combine olive oil and lemon juice.
  2. While blending, drop in garlic cloves one at a time.
  3. Gradually add lemon peel strips.
  4. Continue to blend until mixture is pureed.
  5. Using an injector, inject marinade into all parts of the thawed turkey.
  6. Strain marinade if difficulty passing through injector.
  7. Gently massage turkey to distribute marinade.
  8. Place turkey in a large plastic bag cooking bag.
  9. Close bag and refrigerate overnight.
Most Helpful

This was the best turkey I have ever eaten, I will use this recipe for the rest of my life Thank you for sharing!

Beth Davis December 10, 2008

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!

Jessica K December 04, 2006