thanksgiving turkey

What if there was a different way to cook, a better way? I searched my memory for the turkey I learned to make half a lifetime ago at La Varenne cooking school in Paris.
Talking politics with your extended family members may be as pleasant as reclining on a bed of nails, but in this contentious post election season it is hard to get away from it.
Turkey Day is upon us once again! Time for food, football and fun-but for many, Thanksgiving is that special time of year when we can all get together with our loved ones. Sometimes being with family can be a great thing and sometimes that can be a difficult thing.
Without it, we'd all be eating microwave pizza for Thanksgiving.
Of course Thanksgiving can be great fun what with the food, the family, and the friends. But all of that can be a lot to coordinate.
It's not rocket science. It's anatomy, actually. And it's way easier than you think.
Take two minutes to learn and carve with confidence this Thanksgiving.
When I was a child, we would pile into the family Chevy on Thanksgiving Day for the drive from our house in Philadelphia to my grandparents' one-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn, New York.