Turkey crown cooking time recipes

Turkey and bacon risotto

Turkey and bacon risotto

Our turkey crown ended up in the freezer and I took it out and cooked it this week. Spray a deep sided frying pan with low calorie cooking spray
Crock Pot Turkey Breast

Crock Pot Turkey Breast

This year I decided to try cooking a Turkey Crown in the slow cooker and I have to say that I was totally pleased with the results
Fed Up of Dry Christmas Turkey?

Fed Up of Dry Christmas Turkey?

(I know this isn’t a turkey crown – I haven’t got a photo of that yet. As we’re cooking for a very long time, we will be achieving a safe level of pathogen reduction
Roast Goose

Roast Goose

Like most of the UK population, we will be eating turkey on Christmas Day, so this past weekend we decided to have a goose crown just for the two of us
Weekly Meal Plan - Week 3 2017

Weekly Meal Plan - Week 3 2017

With the turkey crown I also received some joints of meat. The meal was amazing, it was so full of flavour and a piece of cooking equipment that I am going to enjoy using
Easter menu

Easter menu

Our main was a roast turkey crown. If you are interested in how to cook it, have a look at my old post Saffron turkey
Lamb kofte with lentils and squash

Lamb kofte with lentils and squash

Jane said they were just like the ones we had had when on holiday in Turkey. "Crown Prince" squash, roasted with onions, and finished with a tahini dressing
The best budget xmas dinner

The best budget xmas dinner

Considering no one in the house had really done a turkey before, cooking it wasn’t as traumatic as expected
Festive Fried Rice - using up Christmas leftovers

Festive Fried Rice - using up Christmas leftovers

I used a turkey crown as none of us really likes dark meat, keeping the white meat from going dry by inserting a layer of stuffing (I must remember to share my stuffing recipe one day) between the skin and the flesh, and then covering the whole joint with streaky bacon for most of the cooking time
Roast Goose with Red Cabbage

Roast Goose with Red Cabbage

As you can see in the photo above, Goose meat is dark - like the brown meat on a Turkey. Cooking a crown takes a lot less time than cooking a whole bird
Happy Netflixmas!

Happy Netflixmas!

Whether it’s a quick episode of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt or Ab Fab while you’re peeling the veg, or an episode of Grace and Frankie or Love whilst you wait for the Turkey to cook before even starting on the sides, Netflix will help you while away the time and make the Christmas cooking more entertaining