• prep: 35 min
  • cook: 4 hr
  • total: 4 hr 35 min
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  • Summary

    A roast turkey glazed with a buttery cider syrup is burnished outside and juicy within. You'll have more than enough gravy to ladle over the stuffing, the smashed potatoes, and tomorrow's leftovers.

    Ingredients

    • 1 (12-to 14-pounds) turkey at room temperature 1 hour, neck and giblets (excluding liver) reserved for turkey stock
    • 1 apple, cut into chunks
    • 1 small onion, quartered
    • 1 small bunch thyme
    • 1 cup water
    • 1 cup unfiltered apple cider
    • 2 tablespoons sugar
    • 1/2 stick unsalted butter, cut into tablespoons
    • 2 cups dry white wine
    • Melted unsalted butter if necessary
    • 1/3 cup all-purpose flour
    • About 4 cups hot turkey giblet stock
    • Equipment: a 17- by 14-inch flameproof roasting pan with a flat rack; kitchen String; a 2-quart measuring cup or a fat separator

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1984 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 204 g 314.47%
    • Saturated Fat: 61 g 304.86%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 174 mg 58.03%
    • Sodium: 3279 mg 136.61%
    • Calcium: 11 mg 1.13%
    • Potassium: 135 mg 3.86%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 2.66%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 20 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.55%
    • Sugar: 11 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 6 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 40 g
    • Vitamin A 0.24%
    • Vitamin C 4.93%
    • Vitamin D 97.77%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat41
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
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    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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