(Meredith) – Turkey. For 364 days of the year, it's just another bird. But on Thanksgiving, it’s everyone’s favorite fowl.
Cooking that deliciously delectable main course can be a bit of a hassle, and that’s why Allrecipes.com is here to help. They have a handy guide to make sure that bird is well-done, cooked thoroughly, and ready for everyone’s dinner plate.
How long should I cook a turkey?
Allrecipes.com says to keep this the general rule in mind: 20 minutes per pound, but that can vary depending on whether or not your turkey is stuffed. Of course, the best way to know if your turkey is cooked to a safe temperature is to use a meat thermometer.