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Greek Roast Turkey

Ingredients
  Turkey 20 Pound
  Salt and pepper 1
  Lemon juice 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Garlic 4 Clove (20 gm), minced
  Dried oregano 2 Teaspoon, crumbled
Directions

Wash turkey thoroughly and wipe dry.
Rub the entire surface as well as the cavity with salt and pepper and a few tablespoons of the lemon juice.
Scatter garlic over surface and tuck inside the cavity.
Place on a rack in a shallow roasting pan and insert meat thermometer in the thickest part of the thigh.
Roast in a 425° oven for 40 minutes; reduce temperature to 325° and roast until thermometer registers 175°, about 4 to 4 1/2 hours.
Sprinkle with oregano and pour remaining lemon juice over all.
Transfer to a carving board.
Pour 1/2 cup water into pan drippings and bring to a boil; skim fat and serve alongside.
Figure about 200 calories per 4 ounce serving.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
Greek
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Roasted
Interest: 
Healthy
Servings: 
20

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