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Help! What Can I put in my turkey besides stuffing?

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Barbara Nov 25, 2004 08:20 AM

I am cooking the stuffing seperately and want to fill my turkey with something as it roasts. Any sugfestions? I was thinking fruit, like some apple? Not sure...any insight would be appreciated! happy Thanksgiving!

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    chileheadmike RE: Barbara Nov 25, 2004 08:24 AM

    I have an herb garden in the backyard so I stuff w/ sage, parsley and thyme. Crap, now I got that stupid song in my head again. Seriously, it does make a good turkey.

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      Candy RE: Barbara Nov 25, 2004 08:45 AM

      Along with the suggested herbs, put in cut up celery and onions.

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        Funwithfood RE: Barbara Nov 25, 2004 09:10 AM

        My aromatics include onion, carrot, celery, 1/2 lemon, thyme.

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          Jim H. RE: Barbara Nov 25, 2004 10:44 AM

          I never liked it, but I grew up with an old Irish tradition of stuffing a turkey with mashed potatoes, celery and onions. It did keep the bird moist, tho.

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            Carb Lover RE: Barbara Nov 25, 2004 11:19 AM

            What I'm putting into my 18-lb. unstuffed bird: halved lemon, halved onion, split head of garlic, thyme & sage.

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              Coyote RE: Barbara Nov 25, 2004 05:11 PM

              I went with a cut up tangerine and an onion.

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