The following are approximate roasting times for a whole, stuffed turkey at 350 degrees in a covered pan. Remove cover, baste turkey and brown if necessary for approximately 30 minutes, (if using a tin foil cover, please allow extra time). A meat thermometer is recommended with a temp of 175-185 degrees, inserted in the joint between the leg and breast!
12-16 pound birds....3 to 3.5 hours
16-20 pound birds....3.5 to 4 hours
20-25 pound birds....4 to 4.5 hours
25-30 pound birds....5 to 5.5 hours
*Please note, these items are based on gas ovens, electric ovens require longer cooking times.
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