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Turkey

This Recipe Was a Real Turkey

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Let me start out by saying my 2015 Thanksgiving turkey was the best turkey I have ever made. It was a combination of a great fresh turkey, a great recipe and I managed to not screw anything up. The recipe made the “not screw anything up” part way, way harder than it should have been. There were some inconsistencies and errors in the recipe vs. the version from the TV show. So even though this recipe helped me make the best turkey ever, this blog entry is going to be part rant and part praise. Read More...
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Thanksgiving 2014-New & Improved?

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There is an old line: "If it ain't broke, don't fix it”. I have been having very good success with my Thanksgiving Bill of fare. Sure last year I had some temperature related issues with my baked goods, but I have solved those. So this year I could've just done the same old same old, but I have decided to make some big changes. This blog will describe some of the reasons behind those changes and the preliminary planning before this year’s Thanksgiving dinner. I will probably write a follow-up to this after Thanksgiving where I look at how things really went, versus how I thought they would go. Also if you are interested, there are links to the picture entries for these items and the recipes (for everything but the turkey) at the end of this blog entry. Read More...
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