Main Dishes

Brined Smoked Turkey

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It's the holidays and your holiday is not complete with this amazing Brined Smoked Turkey! It's so juicy, full of flavor and easy! That's the best part. You will brine the turkey overnight. Then add butter, seasoning and oil to the turkey and pop it on your smoker the next day. The result is the perfect smoked turkey for your Thanksgiving Dinner! Mix it up this year and try smoking your turkey instead of roasting it in the oven.

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15 lb turkey ( defrosted )
2 tbsp olive oil
4 cups hot water
1 cup kosher salt
2 cups apple cider
1 tbsp black peppercorns
1 tbsp montreal steak seasoning
1 tbsp thyme
1 tbsp rosemary
1/2 cup butter
1 tsp ground black pepper
2 tsp dried thyme
2 tsp dried rosemary
1 tsp dried sage
1/2 tsp garlic powder
  1. Unwrap thawed turkey and remove any parts (neck, giblets etc.) that may be inside cavity.
  2. In a large food safe bucket combine the hot water and salt. Stir until dissolved. Mix in remaining...
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Nutritions

Calories
1669

Sodium
17426mg
726% DV

Fat
89g
137% DV

Protein
198g
396% DV

Carbs
5g
1% DV

Fiber
13g
52% DV

Put those overripe bananas to good use with the best recipe for Easy Banana Muffins! These simple, one-bowl, moist banana muffins are a perfect make-ahead breakfast or snack -- and they're freezer-friendly, too! Best of all, they rise high and have tall, puffy, sugar-coated domes. Add chocolate chips, nuts, or blueberries for the ultimate bakery-style treat!

3/4 c granulated sugar
1/2 c vegetable oil
2 eggs
1 1/2 c mashed banana
1 t vanilla extract
1/4 t almond extract
1 t baking soda
1 t baking powder
3/4 t salt
2 c all-purpose flour
1/2 t cinnamon
1/4 t nutmeg
coarse sugar
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Nutritions

Calories
205

Sodium
262mg
10% DV

Fat
0.55g
0% DV

Protein
5g
10% DV

Carbs
44g
15% DV

Fiber
3g
12% DV