It is amazing how asanation we get so worked up over cooking the Christmasturkey. Why not takehalf the stress out of the Christmas lunch cooking proceedings and cook something different, something easier, something you are more familiar with
ChristmasCoronationTurkey. In the fridge, beside the turkey leftovers, cheeses andcream, I spied abag of saladleaves, halfa cucumber, apack of mini sweet peppers andajar of Geeta'sMangoand Chilli Chutney (Hot)
It also protects the meat inside, preventing it to dry out during the cooking time. This Turkeyroulade with Pumpkin & Cranberry stuffing is afantasticalternative if you don’t fancyroastinga whole turkey, or you’re looking for acreative version of classicturkey
But, aftercookingandeatingaCopasturkey my tasteshave been well and truly converted. All I cansay is, if you are ever going to make one change in your Christmasmeal, thatchange should be to order aCopasturkey
You can find plenty of informationat here about the versatility of cooking with turkey. So, a mixture of peppers, tomatoes, garlicand herbes de Provence (and if I was without Lolaand Finn, ahandful of olives) were the inspiration behind this slightly ad hoc but very satisfying dish which smelt great whilst cookingand delivered a rich, tomatoey, ‘Provencey’ flavour, approved of especially by Lolaand Finn
Meanwhile, as the flour browns, begin cooking the curry. PlanningatChristmas is vitaland to be honest the last thing any of us need is aplate of uneatenturkey looking at us screaming 'eat me or bin me'
Stretch the streakybacon with the back of a knife - this stops it shrinking during cooking. Cooking. Today’s recipe for BaconWrappedTurkeyBreast is easy to cook and, as I always test my recipes, I can report that it was indeed perfect for the just the two of us lastSunday, with ample leftovers for sandwiches, saladsandanother mini Christmas dinner meal
EachCopasTurkey comes with cooking instructions & a pop-up cooking timer, which we found extremely helpful, so no matterwhat your culinary experience, you have everything you need to ensure a perfect turkeycooking experience this Christmas