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    • 1 Turkey (18 to 20 pounds), fresh whole


    • 2 Bay leaves, dried
    • 2 Carrots
    • 2 Celery stalks
    • 1 Crab apples
    • 3 sprigs Flat-leaf parsley, fresh
    • 2 Leeks, medium
    • 2 Onions, medium
    • 3 sprigs Thyme, fresh

    Canned Goods

    • 1 Chestnut stuffing


    • 1 Gravy

    Baking & Spices

    • 1 Pepper, Freshly ground
    • 2 tsp Peppercorns, whole black
    • 3 cups Salt, coarse
    • 5 cups Sugar


    • 1 2 cup unsalted butter (1 stick), unsalted

    Beer, Wine & Liquor

    • 1/2 cup White wine, dry

    The Perfect Roast Turkey recipe from Martha Stewart.

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    • Lindsey Ford

      Thanksgiving Turkey & Main Dishes - Martha Stewart Food. How to select turkey sized based on # of people eating & for leftovers.

    • Lilly Meyer

      The Perfect Roast Turkey recipe from Martha Stewart (It really is amazing. The one and only time I cooked a turkey, I brined it using this recipe and it came out succulent and delicious.)

    • Wendy Norris

      Perfect Roast Turkey - Martha Stewart Recipes- My favorite turkey recipe. I usually do not brine the turkey. And every once in a while I will try another wine. Good stuff!

    • RockfordAceHardware 1

      Leave it to Martha Stewart to have the Perfect roast turkey recipe. Actually someone we know uses this method and swears that it is fool proof and delicious.

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      See the "Perfect Roast Turkey" in our Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes gallery

    • Sarah Beth

      Perfect Roast Turkey. This is the recipe I use. Gotta love #marthastewart

    • Lindsay Papio

      Martha Stewart's perfect roast turkey (dad's favorite turkey recipe)

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