Roasted Turkey Thighs in the Oven

Easy cooking roast turkey thigh recipes – how to cook roasted turkey thighs in the oven from scratch in 9 steps at home.

Basic roast turkey recipe to slow cook turkey thighs in the oven with simple and tasty ingredients.

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➡️ What ingredients do you need to make roasted turkey thighs in the oven? ❓

Raw Turkey Thigh

1) 3 kg/106 oz of turkey thighs (2-3 thighs)
2) some salt or salted red pepper paste
3) black peppercorn to taste
4) garlic cloves to taste
5) sage and oregano, dried or fresh leaves (you can use other aromatic herbs as well)
6) 0.5 kg/17 oz of tomatoes
7) half a glass of water
8) some olive oil (about 2-3 tbsp)

➡️ How to make roasted turkey thighs in the oven from scratch? ❓

Roasted Turkey Thighs (Easy Roast Turkey Recipe in the Oven)

1) place turkey thighs on a tray
2) season turkey thighs with salt to taste and rub the meat to enter better inside
3) add peppercorn and garlic to taste into the tray
4) add sage and oregano to taste over thighs
5) add cherry or sliced tomatoes to the tray
6) pour some water into the tray and olive oil over turkey thighs
7) cover the tray with foil and put it into the oven at 170 C/340 F for 1-2 hours or until turkey is soft
8) remove the foil, put back the tray in the oven, and roast the thighs until golden brown, flip them 1-2 times to fry evenly on both sides
9) after the roast turkey is ready, turn off the fire in the oven and wait about 30 minutes to rest the meat

➡️ Cooking tips for the basic turkey thighs recipe 🔎

Turkey roast belongs to the most appreciated food recipes all over the world.

This turkey thigh recipe enables you to make a very juicy and tasty roast turkey. Baked turkey thighs are tender and very flavored from the garlic, tomato, and aromatic herbs.

You can serve this turkey thighs recipe with different side dishes. I recommend mashed potatoes, boiled potatoes, French fries, simple rice pilaf, risotto, and many more. Baked turkey thighs can be served also just with a fresh vegetable salad or pickles.

White wine and beer are both suitable for serving along with these roasted turkey thighs in the oven.

➡️ Health benefits of eating turkey ⚕️

Did You Know? Health Benefits

Turkey is a very rich source of protein, niacin, vitamin B6, and the amino acid tryptophan. Apart from these nutrients, it also contains zinc and vitamin B12. The skinless white meat of turkey is low on fat and is an excellent source of high protein.

Turkey also contains anti-cancer properties. It is a very good source of the trace mineral selenium, which is an essential component required for thyroid hormone metabolism, antioxidant defense systems, and immune function. Scientific studies have suggested that selenium intake can bring down cancer incidence.

Light, skinless roasted turkey is low on saturated fat and total fat. It also contains less cholesterol than chicken, pork, or beef.

Turkey is believed to have mood-enhancing properties. It contains tryptophan, which produces serotonin, a neurotransmitter that helps improve your mood. Tryptophan also plays an important role in strengthening the immune system, as suggested by scientific evidence.

Vitamin B6 and niacin present in turkey are essential for energy production in the body. Niacin is also important for converting the proteins, fats, and carbohydrates in the body into usable energy.

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