Food & Nutrition

How to carve a roast turkey

Prepare your turkey to serve with a minimum of fuss - here's how.

How to carve a Christmas roast turkey

 

1. Remove string. Remove both wings by cutting through the wing joint.

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2. Carve horizontally between each leg and the body.

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3. Carve down to the joint where the leg attaches to the body.

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4. Cut through the joint where drumstick attaches to thigh.

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5. Cut through the joint where the leg attaches to the body.

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6. Carve the breasts vertically so each slice has some skin.

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7. Carve the thigh meat into slices.

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