Turkey Storage, Cooking and Safe Handling

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, everyone will want to enjoy a wonderful Thanksgiving dinner safely with your family and friends. You need to make sure that you thaw the turkey correctly, cook the turkey to the proper temperature and then store your leftovers correctly to ensure everyone goes home full and that they do not end up in the hospital.

Follow these guidelines provided by the USDA website: https://www.fsis.usda.gov




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  1. This is very useful information and also very timely. Eat the turkey, drink the wine, but do it safely. Remember, the alcohol in the wine will not kill germs.

  2. I’m sorry, I just had to laugh when I saw your photo of a turkey. It always reminds me of a Mr Bean episode I saw on TV long time ago. He tried to defrost a turkey in the microwave and then (somehow) his head got stuck inside the turkey 😅. Since we don’t celebrate Thanksgiving, I’ll just look at all your delicious turkey recipes!

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