Your Guide ToThanksgiving

How to make perfect pies

Common Questions

Real answers from our professional chefs, dietitians and wine specialists across our more than 240 stores

Main Dishes
My turkey didn't come with a pop-up timer. How long do I bake it?
Sides
What is the easiest way to make gravy?
Main Dishes
How long does it take to thaw a turkey?

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All FAQs

Quick Tips & Tricks

How much turkey do you need?

Adults:

Kids:

turkey

We recommend:

12 lbs

of turkey

4.0 hrs

roasting time
buns
potatoes

  Chef's Tip

Use heavy cream instead of milk for richer-tasting mashed potatoes.

Chef Recommendations

Chef

Use low-sodium broth to help reduce your salt intake. Chef Tyler - Cedar Rapids

Chef

Don't like Asiago? Use Sharp Cheddar cheese in place of Asiago. Chef Brandon - Coralville

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