How long does it take to cook a Butterball turkey?

Answer The time it takes to cook a Butterball turkey depends on the bird's size, whether it is stuffed and whether it is fresh, thawed or frozen. Cook a 5- to 7-pound, fresh, unstuffed turkey for two to t... Read More »

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How long should a 15 lb butterball turkey be cooked for?

According to, a 15-lb. thawed and unstuffed turkey should be cooked at 325 degrees for 3 to 3 1/2 hours. A stuffed turkey of the same weight should be cooked for 3 3/4 to 4 1/2 hou... Read More »

Is there GMO canola oil in a Butterball turkey?

According to Butterball's official website, the company does not use genetically modified or non-GMO canola oil to make its 10 available whole turkey products. No fresh, frozen, baked, smoked, unco... Read More »

How long do I cook a 12 lb. turkey?

The USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service recommends cooking a thawed, unstuffed, 12 lb. turkey for about 3 hours in a 325 degree F oven. Add a half hour to the cooking time if the turkey is stuf... Read More »

How long do I need to cook a 22-lb. turkey?

The USDA-recommended timetables suggest that you cook a 22-pound, thawed, unstuffed 22-pound turkey at 325 degrees Fahrenheit. for approximately 4-1/2 to 5 hours. Turkey is safe to eat when its int... Read More »