Pineapple Roast Turkey Recipe

Pineapple Roast Turkey Recipe

Pineapple Roast Turkey is a classic Christmas recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Roasted Pineapple Turkey by following this easy recipe.
Pineapple Roast Turkey Recipe
Difficulty Average
Rating 10.0 / 10 (2 votes)
Recipe Type Non Veg.

Ingredients:
  • 8 to 12 Pound turkey
  • 1 Cup dry white wine
  • 1 Fresh pineapple
  • 1 tsp Paprika
  • 1/4 Cup soy sauce
  • 1 tsp Ground ginger
  • 1/4 Cup honey
  • 1 tbsp Cornstarch
  • 2 Large cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • Water as required
  • Salt as needed
  • Vegetable oil as required
How to make Pineapple Roast Turkey:
  • Clean the turkey and pat dry.
  • Massage cavity lightly with the salt.
  • Fasten the neck skin to back and skewer and fold wings across back with tips touching.
  • Place the drumsticks under the band of skin at tail or bind together with heavy string, then tie it to the tail.
  • Put the turkey breast side up on the rack in an open shallow roasting pan.
  • Brush it with the vegetable oil.
  • Place in the meat thermometer so tip is in the thickest part of the inside thigh muscle or thickest part of breast meat and does not touch bone.
  • Roast the turkey uncovered at 325 degrees F for about 3 hours.
  • Peel the pineapple and cut it lengthwise into halves.
  • Remove the core and cut each half diagonally into 8 slices.
  • Combine wine, honey, soy, ginger, paprika and garlic, mix well.
  • Arrange the pineapple on rack around the turkey.
  • Brush the turkey and pineapple with wine mixture.
  • Keep on roasting uncovered, brushing turkey and pineapple frequently with wine mixture, till the thermometer registers 185 degrees F for about 1 hour longer or move drumstick up and down.
  • Take out the turkey and pineapple, keep warm.
  • Pour drippings into 2 cup measuring cup and skim off any excess fat, add sufficient water to drippings to measure 2 cups.
  • Pour it in a saucepan and bring it to a boil.
  • Combine cornstarch and cold water to it.
  • Boil and stir for about 1 minute and serve with turkey.


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