Roast Boneless Turkey Breast

11
Amy Herald

By
@Meave

Did you know: The wild turkey was almost our national bird? The suggestion came from Benjamin Franklin. The wild turkey lost by just one vote to the bald eagle, however it's still one of America's favorite game birds.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1
    (2-1/2 lb.) boneless turkey breast with skin
  • 3 Tbsp
    softened butter
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1 tsp
    paprika
  • 1/2 tsp
    mrs dash (table blend)
  • ·
    salt & pepper to taste
  • 1 c
    chicken or turkey stock
  • 3 Tbsp
    reserved pan drippings for gravy.
  • 3 Tbsp
    flour
  • 2 Tbsp
    half & half

How to Make Roast Boneless Turkey Breast

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Mix 1/4 cup butter, garlic powder, paprika, Mrs. Dash, salt, and black pepper in a bowl.
  3. Rub half the butter mixture over the turkey breast and underneath the skin.
  4. Tent turkey breast loosely with aluminum foil. Roast in the preheated oven for 1 hour and 20 minutes.
  5. Reserve remaining butter mixture, melt for basting.
  6. Baste turkey breast occasionally with remaining butter mixture.
  7. Let turkey breast rest 10 to 15 minutes.
  8. Slice and serve with gravy.
  9. FOR GRAVY
  10. Heat 3 Tbsp. pan drippings in a small sauce pan. Add flour and mix to make a roux.
  11. Add Chicken or turkey stock, and half & half, whisk until thickened. Salt & pepper to taste.

Printable Recipe Card

About Roast Boneless Turkey Breast

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




Show 6 Comments & Reviews

Easy Back-to-school Dinners Recipe

Easy Back-to-School Dinners

Kitchen Crew

Until you get in the groove, back-to-school time is chaotic. I remember those days of parent-teacher conferences, sports practice, loads of homework, etc. On those nights, getting a meal on...

Why We Eat Turkey On Thanksgiving Recipe

Why We Eat Turkey on Thanksgiving

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Unless you grew up in a predominately vegetarian household, chances are that turkey was a mainstay at your Thanksgiving holidays. As kids at school, we were taught why we celebrate...

How To Make A Deep-fried Turkey Recipe

How to Make a Deep-Fried Turkey

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Have you ever wanted to deep-fry a turkey but were a little hesitant? Have no fear. From marinating to frying, these step-by-step instructions for deep frying a turkey will guide...