What are the best turkey brine recipes?

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    #1[TUTORIAL] Basic Turkey Brine

    [TUTORIAL] Basic Turkey Brine

    A simple recipe for beginners that takes water and kosher salt and combines it with garlic, herbs, and allspice berries to make a juicier turkey with the familiar tastes of the holiday bird.



    Amanda Snyder
    Written on November 22, 2018
    "A super simple recipe that anyone can try at home for a juicy and tender turkey for the holidays."
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    #2[TUTORIAL] Savory Turkey Brine

    [TUTORIAL] Savory Turkey Brine

    This turkey brine combines the vegetable stock with kosher salt, sugar, and herbs and is simmered on the stove until the salt is dissolved and then plenty of cold water is added.



    Linda Zheng
    Written on November 22, 2018
    "Using vegetable stock adds an extra layer of richness and flavor to this brine. Will definitely try this recipe again, maybe with other meat as well."
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    #3[TUTORIAL] Apple Spice Brine

    [TUTORIAL] Apple Spice Brine

    This brine adds cloves, brown sugar, nutmeg, and uses fruit juices in place of the water to add a little sweetness and the acidity in them will help tenderize the meat.



    Peter Bowman
    Written on November 22, 2018
    "I have never tried using fruit juices in brines before but now that I have, I want to try experimenting with other juices as well and explore new flavors."
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    #4[TUTORIAL] Smoked Turkey Brine

    [TUTORIAL] Smoked Turkey Brine

    This simple brine adds fresh tarragon and whole bay leaves for a nice herb flavor with no added cooking required. It only requires that you mix all the ingredients together.



    Sunny Wu
    Written on November 22, 2018
    "A simple brine recipe that just adds a little hint of herb flavor. It might not be enough for some but it was just right for us. Give it a try."
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    #5[TUTORIAL] Cranberry Turkey Brine

    [TUTORIAL] Cranberry Turkey Brine

    A fitting brine recipe for Thanksgiving with a combination of cranberry, apple, and orange juices, plus salt, garlic, and fresh herbs.



    Sara Bowman
    Written on November 22, 2018
    "Cranberries in the turkey brine. It doesn't get any more Thanksgive-y than this. Just try it out."
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    #6[TUTORIAL] Holiday Poultry Brine

    [TUTORIAL] Holiday Poultry Brine

    Cooking salt, sugar, and spices in vegetable stock, then adding in candied ginger and allspice give this brine a unique flavor for your holiday turkey.



    He Zhang
    Written on November 22, 2018
    "It brings a nice unique flavor to the turkey meat. Try to tweak the recipe a bit to suit better with your taste. Was worth a try."
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    #7[TUTORIAL] Poultry Brine

    [TUTORIAL] Poultry Brine

    This brine combines vinegar and brown sugar, tarragon, allspice, and garlic powder, and pickling spices, which increases the moisture in poultry and packs a lot of flavor to your turkey.



    Rose Reid
    Written on November 22, 2018
    "Nice combination of flavors and that pickling spice does help to keep the meat moist and prevents it from drying up."
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    #8[TUTORIAL] Maple and Brown Sugar Brine

    [TUTORIAL] Maple and Brown Sugar Brine

    This brine includes soy sauce, maple syrup, and brown sugar, which is then boiled together making for a quick and easy brine recipe that adds a nice touch of sweetness to the turkey.



    Yang Lee
    Written on November 22, 2018
    "The maple syrup provides a nice contrast to the savory soy sauce and the saltiness of the brine."


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