Thanksgiving is less than a week away. Do you know how to cook the best turkey for your Thanksgiving meal? If not, here are 8 best tips for how you cook a turkey, courtesy of the Mayo Clinic.
One of the most important tips for how to cook the best turkey is choosing the best turkey for your Thanksgiving meal. Keep in mind that you need at least one pound per person. That might sound like a lot, but much of that weight comes from bone and fat that you will trim away. If you enjoy leftovers, do the math for the number of people you will serve, then choose a turkey at least a few pounds heavier so you'll definitely have leftovers.