Thanksgiving Dishes

The Back Story

Fried Turkey

Ingredients

·      1 whole turkey

·      Barbeque Cajun marinade

·      Herb Marinade (recipe below)

·      ¼ cup olive oil

Method

-      Inject turkey with barbeque Cajun marinade

-      Season turkey with olive oil and herb marinade

-      Drop the turkey in a deep fryer, and cook for 45 minutes to an hour

 

Herb Marinade

Ingredients

·      2 tablespoons olive oil

·      2 teaspoons parsley

·      Pinch salt

·      Pinch cayenne pepper

·      Pinch black pepper

Method

-      Whisk all ingredients together until combined

Meet the Guest Stars
Chef Jeff Henderson | @Chefjefflive

Chef Jeff Henderson rose from humble beginnings in South Central Los Angeles to become the first African-American executive chef at the Bellagio Hotel. He has gone on to become a successful TV host with a cable show on the Food Network, a nationally syndicated series called, Family Style with Chef Jeff and the host of Flip My Food. When he isn’t cooking on TV he’s a highly sought-after motivational speaker, sharing the secrets of realizing your potential at... (full profile)

Instructions

Roasted Turkey Breast

Ingredients

·      1 turkey breast

·      Garlic marinade (recipe below)

·      1 tablespoon grape seed oil

·      1 teaspoon Cajun seasoning

·      Salt and pepper to taste

Method

-      Cover turkey breast with marinade, Cajun seasoning and salt and pepper to taste

-      Heat grape seed oil in a skillet over high heat

-      Place turkey breast in skillet, and brown on both sides

-      Cook breast in 350-degree oven for 20 minutes per pound or until thermometer inserted in center reads 160 degrees

Garlic Marinade

Ingredients

·      3 tablespoons olive oil

·      1 tablespoon minced garlic

·      1 tablespoon parsley

·      1 teaspoon pepper

·      1 teaspoon salt

Method

-      Whisk all ingredients together until combined

Ingredients
  • 1 turkey breast
  • Garlic marinade
  • 1 tablespoon grape seed oil
  • 1 teaspoon Cajun seasoning
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 tablespoon parsley
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt
Subscribe to RSS - Thanksgiving Dishes