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Apple Brine for Turkey the Night Before Cooking

Apple Brine for Turkey the Night Before Cooking Recipe

Description

Try this recipe to help get a moist, fall-apart turkey.

Ingredients

  • 2 quarts apple juice
  • 1 gallon cold water
  • 1 cup kosher salt
  • 6 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed
  • 5 pounds ice cubes

Instructions

  1. Line a cooler with a large food safe bag. Combine the apple juice, water, and salt in the bag; stir until the salt is dissolved; add the garlic.
  2. To use: Lie your turkey into the brine with the breast-side down; add more water to submerge turkey completely if needed. Pour the ice over the turkey. Seal the bag and close the cooler; allow to sit overnight.

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Nutritional Information

Apple Brine for Turkey the Night Before Cooking

Servings Per Recipe: 12
Calories: 79.5
% Daily Value *
protein:
carbohydrates: 7 %
dietary fiber: 1 %
soluble fiber:
insoluble fiber:
sugars:
other carbs:
fat:
saturated fat:
mono fat:
poly fat:
trans fatty acid:
cholesterol:
water:
ash:
vitamin a iu:
vitamin a re:
vitamin a carotenoid:
vitamin a retinol:
vitamin a carotene:
vitamin b1 thiamin:
vitamin b2 riboflavin:
vitamin b3 niacin:
niacin equivalents: 1 %
vitamin b6: 3 %
vitamin b12:
biotin:
vitamin c: 3 %
vitamin e alpha equivalents:
vitamin e iu:
vitamin e mg:
folate:
vitamin k:
pantothenic acid: 1 %
boron:
calcium: 3 %
copper: 4 %
iron: 4 %
magnesium: 3 %
manganese: 11 %
phosphorus: 1 %
potassium: 6 %
selenium: 1 %
sodium: 317 %
zinc:
40 butyric:
60 caprioc:
80 caprylic:
100 capric:
120 lauric:
140 myristic:
160 palmitic:
180 stearic:
161 palmitol:
181 oleic:
201 eicosen:
221 erucic:
182 linoleic:
183 linolenic:
184 stearidon:
204 arachidon:
205 epa:
225 dpa:
226 dha:
omega 3 fatty acid:
omega 6 fatty acid:
alcohol:
caffeine:
pyramid fruit:
energy:
thiamin: 3 %
riboflavin: 2 %
monosaccharides:
disaccharides:
vitamin d iu:
vitamin d mcg:
fluoride:
alanine:
arginine:
cystine:
glycine:
histidine:
isoleucine:
leucine:
lysine:
methionine:
phenylalanine:
proline:
serine:
threonine:
tryptophan:
tyrosine:
valine:
aspartic acid:
glutamic acid:
pyramid vegetables:
exchange vegetables:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
**Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
(-)Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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