Spice up your holiday turkey with this traditional turkey rub. You’ll get rave reviews!
A turkey rub adds flavor to your turkey – which is the pièce de résistance to your holiday meal. It also takes all the work out of roasting your turkey. Just massage it in, put it in the oven and forget about it. (Until you smell that awesome aroma – and then it will be constantly on your mind until it’s in your mouth.)
Spices used in this recipe were from Spice Islands.
Traditional Turkey Rub
- 2 tsp Crushed Rosemary
- 1 tsp Thyme
- 1 tsp Onion Powder
- ½ tsp Garlic Powder
- ⅛ tsp Saigon Cinnamon
- pinch each of Sea Salt and Ground Black Pepper
- Olive Oil
- 1 Turkey
- In small bowl, combine rosemary, thyme, onion powder, garlic powder and cinnamon. Generously add salt and pepper. Lightly coat turkey with oil, if desired.
- Rub all surfaces of turkey with seasoning. Roast according to package directions.
Recipe courtesy of Spice Islands
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