My First Turkey

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The mouth watering poultry that you are drooling over is the turkey that I made using a soy sauce brine. It was my first turkey and I must say, I did pretty darn good. It was very tender and and simply flavorlicious. Kikkoman sent us a package full of their products, recipes and a gift card for the turkey. Sadly, the leftovers didn’t last long enough for me to make the turkey fried rice that I had planned! The turkey disappeared in three days! Well, there’s still hope if Thanksgiving’s turkey doesn’t go like this one did!

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For soy sauce inspired turkey recipes and Kikkoman product coupons, visit Kikkoman’s Home Cooks page. And if you’re interested, I’m giving away a Kikkoman cookbook and sauces here!

10 Responses to My First Turkey

  1. 1stopmom says:

    That looks pretty good Sheena. Nice and juicy.One of these days I will make a turkey. In all my years I have never made one, can you believe it?
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  2. Sky says:

    I’ve read of several people doing this. I think I would like to attempt it! Maybe I’ll try it for Christmas.
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  3. I have yet to try baking a turkey, so B-R-A-V-O!
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  4. I have NEVER cooked a turkey before. Never. This looks really good. I have always been a little bit afraid to try and cook one, only because I would be afraid of drying it out. This looks so juicy and so seasoned. You did a good job on it.
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  5. Susan C says:

    What a beautiful turkey-I can’t wait for tomorrow to eat some!
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  6. Rachel says:

    Oh, that looks yummy… Gotta try soy sauce next year…
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  7. Future Mama says:

    Good job!! It looks delish!!! I won a turkey at work one year, that’s the only one I’ve made, it was our first year of marriage… Mine didn’t look THAT good! hehe
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  8. Jessica says:

    Oh my goodness y’all, that turkey looks absolutely DELICIOUS! I should try some of these recipes.. they would definitely be something we’d enjoy.
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  9. OMG that turkey is beautiful. You should have your own cooking show. I’m sure if I cooked a turkey for Thanksgiving, it would be dry, black, and crispy!

  10. The meat looks great and I’m interested in the Soy Sauce brine! I enjoy trying new things like that. Good job on the turkey!!