How to Roast a Turkey

How to Roast a Turkey

Roasting turkey is a lot easier than people make it out to be. Just follow these steps, and you’ll end up with the perfect bird. [Read more…]

Crockpot Mashed Potatoes

Crockpot Mashed Potatoes

Start a batch of mashed potatoes in your crockpot, and let it do all the work for you. Here’s my recipe:

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Crockpot Stuffing

Crockpot Stuffing

Free up some oven space and time by making your Thanksgiving stuffing in the crockpot. Here’s my recipe:

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Turkey Thawing and Roasting Chart

Turkey Thawing and Roasting Chart

In charge of roasting the turkey for your family’s Thanksgiving dinner? Use my turkey thawing and roasting chart to determine how much thaw time and cook time you need to allow. If you print a copy, and tuck it in your cookbook, it’ll be there to help you year after year.

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Pan Substitutions

Have a recipe that calls for a pan size you don’t have? No problem. Just use these charts to find other pans that you can use instead:

Pan Substitutions - Rectangular Pans

Print Rectangular Pan Substitutions Chart

Pan Substitutions - Round

Print Round Pan Substitutions Chart

Pan Conversion - Square

Print Square Pan Substitutions Chart

Baking Times:

If the substituted pan is the same depth as the one called for in the recipe, you shouldn’t have to adjust the baking time. However, if the substituted pan depth is shallower, (a 1″ pan, instead of a 2″), you’ll need to shorten the baking time. If the substituted pan depth is deeper (a 2″ pan, instead of a 1″, you’ll need to increase the baking time.

It’s also worth noting that foods cooked in a glass pan may take 5-10 minutes longer than those cooked in a metal pan.