Monday, June 18, 2007Cajun Style Turkey Recipe
Cajun Style Turkey
12 - 14 lb turkey
Season inside and out generously with 2 - 3 Tbsp Tony's seasoning
Place 1 cup *veg mix and 2 sticks butter inside bird Place bird in roasting/baking pan
(*1 cup veg mix: In blender: 1 onion 1/2 green bell pepper 2 sticks celery 1 clove garlic)
Cover the turkey breast with bacon strips and a paste of butter & flour.
*1 cup chicken stock (1/2 inside bird other half in bottom of pan)
Cover or tent and bake in 300 degree pre-heated oven around 4 hrs, steaming until tender. Remove cover, pour off pan juices, set oven to 500 degrees and brown bird for about 8 - 10 minutes.
*"almost" equal amounts (just a little more of the butter). Melt/heat butter then the flour is stirred in to make a paste that is not "too dry"
This recipe is part of our Cajun recipes collection.