11 Ways To Jazz Up The Christmas Turkey This Year

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For many home cooks it's a terrifying time of the year – having to cook a massive bird when they're more used to whipping up pasta with a jar of tomato sauce. 

Cooking a turkey is actually fairly straightforward when you follow some simple tips and tricks and you'll be surprised at your own results.

To help you along we've picked some of the best food bloggers in the world and shared their recipes. Follow these and the whole family will be in awe at your new found cooking skills...

1. Southern sweet tea-brined turkey breast

Full recipe here

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2. Citrus herb-roasted turkey

Full recipe here

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3. Roasted turkey thighs with cranberries, mushroom and sausage

Full recipe here

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4. Herb and butter-roasted turkey with white wan pan gravy

Full recipe here

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5. Bacon-wrapped spatchcocked turkey in 80 minutes 

Full recipe here

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6. Boned and rolled stuffed turkey breast

Full recipe here

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7. Or this simple but effective approach to roasting the perfect turkey

Full recipe here

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8. Slow cooker sage butter turkey thighs

Full recipe here

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9. Slow-cooked deli turkey

Full recipe here

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10. This luxurious turkey cooked in duck fat

Because it's Christmas! Full recipe here

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11. Ancho chili turkey breast with potatoes and poblanos 

Full recipe here

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Written By

Niall Harbison

Niall founded Lovin' Dublin with a few fairly simple aims: discover new places to eat in Dublin and share simple recipes cooked up in his kitchen.

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