Because I’m lucky enough to play with some of the best gadgets in the kitchen and food industry, I know there’s more than one great way to prepare a turkey. You can deep-fry, smoke or roast your bird with incredible results.
All of these methods make for a mouth-watering turkey, but below are some of my top tips on preparing the perfect classic roast turkey (and trimmings). Happy holidays!
For additional tips, check out my tutorials for all of the different ways you can cook a turkey:
David Venable is the program host of QVC‘s popular cooking and dining show In the Kitchen with David. He offers a diverse and unique viewership experience with features such as product information, cooking demonstrations, on-air guests, celebrity appearances and live viewer interaction. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
Originally published November 2014. Updated November 2017.