Oven Roasted Turkey

Catherine Cappiello Pappas


This is a delicious way to serve up turkey at your Thanksgiving table!


☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

10 Min
3 Hr


Add to Grocery List

10 lb. turkey
carrots – cleaned and whole
celery – cleaned and whole
2 cups chicken or turkey broth
for the rub:
8 tbs. butter or margarine
1 tbs. bell’s seasoning
4 tbs. your favorite bbq sauce or hot sauce

How to Make Oven Roasted Turkey


  • 1Clean turkey and pat dry.

    Combine the Bell’s Seasoning with the butter and rub all over the turkey skin.

    Preheat Oven 325:

    Place carrots and celery at the bottom of the pan with the broth.

    Place turkey on a rack in the roasting pan and roast.

    Half-way through the cooking process rub with Uncle Dougie's BBQ sauce. Cover the breast part of the turkey with a loosely fit aluminum foil tent and finish cooking.

    Cook 2 ¾ to 3 hours or until juices run clear.

Printable Recipe Card

About Oven Roasted Turkey

Course/Dish: Turkey
Main Ingredient: Turkey
Regional Style: American

Show 2 Comments & Reviews

Healthy, Flavorful Recipes For The New Year

Healthy, Flavorful Recipes for the New Year

Kitchen Crew

The holiday season is a time for indulgence... and, oh boy, did I indulge. I don't regret the pieces of cake and all the cookies, but it's time to reset...

The Do’s And Don’ts Of Stuffing A Turkey Recipe

The Do’s and Don’ts of Stuffing a Turkey

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Are you team stuffing or team dressing? Either way, there’s a right way and a wrong way to stuff your Thanksgiving bird. Check out this guideline you need to know...

8 Delicious Ground Turkey Recipes

8 Delicious Ground Turkey Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Ground turkey is a great way to make your favorite meals a bit healthier. These recipes are so tasty, you won't even miss the original!