Roast turkey with lemon & garlic

06/12/2017 @ 20:29

DON’T PANIC!! We have the perfect turkey recipe for this Christmas! If you love crispy skin on roast turkey at Christmas, you will be a massive fan of this tasty recipe!


5-6kg Meat Boutique turkey, neck and giblets removed and kept for the gravy
1 onion, halved
1 lemon, halved (save the zest for the butter)
Whole bulb of garlic, halved

For the salt mix
2 tbsp sea salt
1 tbsp thyme leaves
1 tsp peppercorns

For the butter
100g butter
4 tbsp vegetable bouillon powder (we used Marigold)
1 lemon, zested (from the lemon for the turkey)