How To Spatchcock A Turkey


Impress your Thanksgiving dinner guests with a spatchcocked turkey! It is surprisingly easy to do, and your guests will love the presentation of this perfectly cooked and juicy turkey!

First, remove the giblets and neck from the cavity of the turkey.

Next, use kitchen shears to cut along the sides of the backbone. Remove the backbone entirely.

Next, remove the breastbone by cutting down each side of it with a sharp knife.

Flip the spatchcocked turkey over so the skin side is up. The turkey should be flattened out completely.

That's all there is to it!

Prepare the spatchcocked turkey according to your recipe.

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