This recipe by Martha Stewart makes the most amazingly moist and perfect turkey. Both my mom and mother and law have been using this recipe exclusively since they discovered it about 6 years back. Once you try it you will not go back to making a turkey
This Mayonnaise Roasted Turkey Recipe may sound a little different, but I think you may be surprised at the delicious results. Time and time again this turkey recipe and method has proved to be a real winner and has become the easiest part of a meal.
20 lb unstuffed turkey cooked 4 hours Butter and fresh herbs under skin and on top. No salt needed. Tent breast portion only for first 3 hours. Half stick butter in pan with low sodium chicken stock. Baste every 30 min.
Alton Brown's Classic Roast Turkey: one of the most amazing turkey recipes I've ever eaten. INSANELY moist even days later. When it was reheated in the microwave the turkey retained that same delicious moisture. There will never use another turkey recipe.