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When you have a good plan for stuffing and roasting the turkey, Thanksgiving feels a lot more manageable.

Source: Everyday Food, November 2006
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Cook's Notes

You can also make this recipe with a 16-pound turkey.

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How would you rate this recipe?
  • ChefTBaks
    28 NOV, 2011
    This year I modified this because I wanted to cook the turkey in an oven bag. I just brushed the bird with maple syrup after I took it out of the oven.
  • ChefTBaks
    9 NOV, 2011
    I did this the first time I made a turkey. It was perfect! Thank you so much MS staff. :)
  • rant03
    25 NOV, 2008
    Love this recipe!! It's so easy and so good, it definitely makes for a beautiful turkey. Its great for people who are not experienced at roasting turkeys. This will be my 3rd Thanksgiving making it.
  • EXPATinHolland
    17 NOV, 2007
    This is an excellent recipe. My family loved it, and it was very easy to make. The flavor is fantastic. This is definitely has become one my tried and true recipes.

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