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Butter and Herb Turkey Breast Roast

Butter and Herb Turkey Breast Roast


  • 1 package
  • 1 cup (250 mL)
    dry white wine
  • 1 cup (250 mL)
    water
  • 2
    cooking onions, peeled and cut in half
  • 2
    celery ribs, whole
  • 5
    potatoes, peeled and cut in half
  • 5
    carrots, peeled and cut in half
  • 2 cups
    pearl onions, peeled
  • salt and pepper
  • Turkey Rub:
  • 2 tbsp (30 mL)
    Mastro® Olive Oil
  • ½ cup (125 mL)
    salted butter, at room temperature
  • 1 tsp (5 mL)
    fresh parsley, chopped
  • 1 tsp (5 mL)
    fresh sage, chopped
  • 1 tsp (5 mL)
    paprika
  • ½ tsp (2 mL)
    thyme, dried
  • ½ tsp (2 mL)
    rosemary, dried
  • ½ tsp (2 mL)
    pepper, fresh ground
  • ½ tsp (2 mL)
    salt
  1. Place all the turkey rub ingredients in a bowl and cream together thoroughly with a fork.
  2. With clean hands, rub the butter mixture under the skin of the Lilydale® Turkey Breast Roast, and on top of the Lilydale® Turkey Breast Roast. Any remaining turkey rub can be rubbed on the underside cavity of the breast.
  3. Place peeled and halved cooking onions along with 2 whole celery ribs, in the centre of a roasting pan. Place turkey breast on top. Season turkey breast lightly with salt and pepper.
  4. Add white wine and water to pan. Place potatoes, carrots and pearl onions surrounding the turkey.
  5. Place pan into a 325°F pre-heated oven. Cook for approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes, or until turkey has reached an internal temperature of 165°F.

Recipe Overview

SERVES: 6

PREP TIME: 30 minutes

COOK TIME: 1 hour and 45 minutes (Marinating Time: 6 - 24 hours)

TOTAL TIME: 2 hours and 15 minutes (excluding marinating time)



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