Savory Turkey Injection Marinade

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.
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  • Serves: 12 persons



  1. Step 1

    Gather the ingredients.
  2. Step 2

    Place bay leaf, thyme, sage into a spice or coffee grinder and pulverize into a powder. 
  3. Step 3

    Combine the spices with the remaining ingredients in a saucepan.
  4. Step 4

    Simmer 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.
  5. Step 5

    Remove saucepan from heat and let the mixture cool for 10 to 15 minutes.
  6. Step 6

    Load 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.
  7. Step 7

    Season outside of turkey, cook as directed and serve.