Turkey crown recipes

BBQ Turkey Crown

BBQ Turkey Crown

Here, I melt about a quarter of a block of unsalted butter and then inject into the breast of this medium sized turkeycrown

Basil, Lemon Turkey Crown

1 large Turkey. Pierce the layer between the skin and the body, so the skin is separated from the body but not broken
Recipe: Turkey and Gammon Pie

Recipe: Turkey and Gammon Pie

This is my Turkey and Gammon Pie, a bit of an amalgamation of four or five recipes I found online and in books
Turkey and bacon risotto

Turkey and bacon risotto

Our turkeycrown ended up in the freezer and I took it out and cooked it this week. Due to a family illness we ended up with a few more people for Christmas dinner than we had anticipated and one of them had already begun defrosting their Christmas turkey, so it made sense to use that for dinner
Leftover Turkey and Cranberry Filo Pie

Leftover Turkey and Cranberry Filo Pie

The filling is the real jewel in this recipes crown and it is almost sinfully easy. After Christmas I had quite literally a bucket-load of turkey to play with thanks to Knorr
Creamy Turkey & Broccoli Gnocchi

Creamy Turkey & Broccoli Gnocchi

I had a broccoli crown in the refrigerator that really needed using up and I was wanting to eat something healthy
Turkey, Pecan and Cranberry Strudel

Turkey, Pecan and Cranberry Strudel

Its usually a very lean meat, and whilst most people go for the white breast meat I am much more fond of the slightly gamier tasting brown meat, usually the thighs or legs and chances are you might have that in particular leftover, though this dish would work well with either so don't worry too much if its only a small joint like a crown you have leftovers from
Smoked Turkey Two Ways

Smoked Turkey Two Ways

You’ll need to split down your whole turkey into a crown, and the legs and wings, your butcher can do this for you, But I did this myself with a sharp boning knife and poultry shears

Turkey & Broccoli Casserole

Of course that always involved a trip to a grocery store, and we would bring back a couple of large turkeys
Crock Pot Turkey Breast

Crock Pot Turkey Breast

This year I decided to try cooking a TurkeyCrown in the slow cooker and I have to say that I was totally pleased with the results
Review and giveaway: Copas Traditional Turkeys

Review and giveaway: Copas Traditional Turkeys

Check out the Copas Turkeys online shop at – as well as whole turkeys, you’ll also find crowns, stuffed breast rolls and crowns, as well as luxury hampers, cheeses, cooked meats and accompaniments

Fed Up of Dry Christmas Turkey?

(I know this isn’t a turkeycrown – I haven’t got a photo of that yet. But considering how frequently I hear complaints about dry turkey, I feel it’s worth mentioning that there is a solution