Savory Turkey Injection Marinade
This is a flavorful injection marinade for turkey. Remember to get it spread out evenly so you don't end up with pockets of the solution in the meat.
- Serves: 12 persons
- 1teaspoon dried bay leaf
- 1teaspoon dried thyme
- 1teaspoon dried sage
- 2teaspoons garlic powder
- 2teaspoons/ onion powder
- 1teaspoon finely ground black pepper
- 1tablespoon salt
- ¼cup light oil
- ¼cup water
- 3tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
Step 1Gather the ingredients.
Step 2Place bay leaf, thyme, sage into a spice or coffee grinder and pulverize into a powder.
Step 3Combine the spices with the remaining ingredients in a saucepan.
Step 4Simmer over medium heat for five minutes, stirring often. The salt should be dissolved at this point. If not, let the mixture simmer for another 2 minutes.
Step 5Remove saucepan from heat and let the mixture cool for 10 to 15 minutes.
Step 6Load the syringe with marinade and inject into the breast, thigh, and leg. Do this a few times to spread out the seasoning. Wipe away any mixture that bubbles up to the top.
Step 7Season outside of turkey, cook as directed and serve.