HOME > Chowhound > Greater Boston Area >
What are you cooking today? Get great advice


alt11 Nov 18, 2009 09:30 AM

Wondering if anyone has seen this on menus in the area or available for purchase to cook at home. I believe it's the time of year for it. TIA!

  1. b
    BroadwayBound Nov 20, 2009 04:06 PM

    Didn't realize that I responded to a really old post so thought I would repost to a current query here. I just purchased a ready to bake Turducken at Star Market in Allston/Brighton. They're averaging ~$20-$30. The brand is Shaw's so I'm not sure how authentic this is but thought I'd give it a try!

    1. n
      nlg Nov 20, 2009 11:02 AM

      I think McKinnon's Meat Market in Danvers sells it.

      1. g
        grant.cook Nov 19, 2009 04:59 PM

        I think it can be rather tricky to cook.. that's a LOT of protein to bring up to temperature, and trying to keep the outside from overcooking and drying out must be hard..

        1. itaunas Nov 19, 2009 03:06 PM

          If you order in advance, Mayflower Poultry will debone poultry -- mostly chicken, but they will make a turducken and I believe in recent years have made a few to sell around the holidays. I believe they will also partially debone rabbit. I don't know if they do the stuffing for the ones they pre-made, though. It may not be for everyone, but deboning is a lot easier than you think and a skill well worth learning.

          1. s
            sulo Nov 19, 2009 12:35 PM

            I've seen them at Roche Brothers markets.....

            1. c
              cutipie721 Nov 19, 2009 06:32 AM

              I saw it in Woburn WholeFoods last year. Call them up and ask if they have it now.

              1. h
                hhookk Nov 18, 2009 02:16 PM

                We get ours from here.
                The sausage/cornbread stuffing is awesome !!!

                1. s
                  skippy66 Nov 18, 2009 01:11 PM

                  I saw them at Butcher Boy (http://www.butcherboymarket.com/) in North Andover last week.

                  1. t
                    Taralli Nov 18, 2009 09:49 AM


                    1. g
                      grant.cook Nov 18, 2009 09:40 AM

                      I have NEVER seen turducken on a menu in my life.. always heard of it as a special order thing from down south..

                      1 Reply
                      1. re: grant.cook
                        FoonFan Nov 18, 2009 07:40 PM

                        Oddly enough, it was on the menu at Gargoyles several years ago. It got some good reviews, but I didn't think it was very good.

                      Show Hidden Posts