Cajun Deep Fried Turkey

Recipe by lkadlec
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READY IN: 9hrs
YIELD: 1 recipe
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Rinse turkey inside and out.
  • Mix 1 part crab boil concentrate to 4 parts water.
  • Combine dry ingredients with crab boil solution.
  • Adjust seasoning to taste.
  • Inject turkey (approximately 2" apart) with mixture using syringe (available from gourmet kitchen stores.).
  • Cover turkey with foil and refrigerate overnight.
  • Heat oil to 350°F
  • CAUTION: Use a fryer thermometer to monitor the oil. It may ignite if the temperature goes beyond 375°F.
  • Put turkey in basket and CAREFULLY lower it into the pot.
  • Cook 5 minutes per pound.
  • Check in 1 hour using a meat thermometer (you're looking for an internal temperature of 180F).
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