How long do I heat a deep fried turkey?

Answer When frying a deep fried turkey, you cook it 3 1/2 minutes per pound at 350°F. For a crispier skin, add an extra 5 minutes to the frying time. The turkey must be completely defrosted before fryin... Read More »

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What is a deep fried turkey called?

Deep fried turkey has no special name; it is simply called deep fried turkey. Long popular in the Southern United States, the dish involves cooking a whole, typically marinated, turkey rapidly in h... Read More »

Can you stuff a turkey that is deep fried?

Yes, you can stuff a turkey that has been deep fried if you cook your stuffing separately and put it into the turkey after it has been cooked. However, you cannot deep fry a stuffed turkey because ... Read More »

What is the cooking time for deep-fried turkey?

Cooking times for deep-fried turkey vary according to the turkey's weight. It can take approximately three to five minutes per pound of meat when the turkey is fried in oil that has been heated to ... Read More »

What is the cooking time for a deep fried turkey?

A deep fried turkey takes about 3½ minutes to cook for every pound when the deep fryer is set at 350° Fahrenheit. For cooks who want the skin of the turkey to be crispy, add another five minutes ... Read More »