Turkey with Brown-Sugar Glaze
Turkey with Brown-Sugar Glaze
  • prep: 40 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 40 min
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  • Summary

    This year, try a flavorful glaze made with orange juice, brown sugar, and vinegar on your Thanksgiving bird.

    Ingredients

    • 1 whole turkey (about 12 pounds), thawed if frozen, rinsed, and patted dry (neck and giblets chopped into 2-inch pieces; liver discarded)
    • 2 medium carrots, roughly chopped
    • 2 celery stalks, roughly chopped
    • 1 large yellow onion, roughly chopped
    • Nonstick cooking spray
    • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
    • Coarse salt and ground pepper
    • 2/3 cup cider vinegar
    • 1/2 cup packed dark-brown sugar
    • 1/2 teaspoon grated orange zest, plus 2 tablespoons orange juice

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 88 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 5 g 7.08%
    • Saturated Fat: 3 g 14.32%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 12 mg 4.07%
    • Sodium: 13 mg 0.56%
    • Calcium: 16 mg 1.58%
    • Potassium: 28 mg 0.8%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0.73%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 11 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.84%
    • Sugar: 11 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 3.85%
    • Vitamin C 0.83%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * 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 - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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