Tom Colicchio's Herb-Butter Turkey from 'The Epicurious Cookbook'

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Tom Colicchio'S Herb-Butter Turkey From 'the Epicurious Cookbook' Recipe
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Ingredients

  • base (For Gravy)
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 2 pounds turkey necks (and/or wings)
  • 2 cups diced onions
  • 1 cup carrots (diced peeled)
  • 1 cup diced celery
  • 6 cups low sodium chicken broth (or more as needed)
  • turkey
  • 1 cup butter (at room temperature)
  • 2 teaspoons fresh thyme
  • 15 thyme sprigs
  • 5 tarragon sprigs
  • 2 teaspoons fresh tarragon
  • 2 teaspoons fresh rosemary
  • 5 rosemary sprigs
  • 2 teaspoons fresh sage (minced, plus 5 fresh sage sprigs)
  • 1 turkey (14- to 16-pound)
  • 4 cups low sodium chicken broth
  • 1/4 cup all purpose flour
Read Directions
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