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Simple Garlic Butter Baked Turkey – Best Easy Thanksgiving Dinner Recipe Ideas

  1. Toast whole sage leaves in a skillet over medium-high heat for 2 minutes. Put sage into a large pot with 2 cups salt, sugar, and 2 quarts water. Bring to a boil, remove from heat, and stir in 6 quarts water; let cool completely.
  2. Put brine and turkey into a brining bag; seal and refrigerate for 8 hours or overnight.
  3. Preheat oven to 325Β°. Mix chopped sage, butter, garlic, salt, and pepper to form a compound butter; set aside. Remove turkey from brine; pat dry. Lift skin at neck of bird; cut and remove wishbone (make a wish and discard, if you like). Place turkey on a rack in a roasting pan, breast side up, and tuck wings under the body.
  4. Rub turkey all over with half of compound butter; rub remaining compound butter under skin of turkey. Tie legs together with butcher’s twine. Roast turkey, basting every 30 minutes, until deep golden brown and a thermometer inserted in the thickest part of the thigh (not touching bone) registers 165Β°, 2½–3 hours. Let turkey rest for 20 minutes before carving

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