Whether you are going to attempt a homecooked bird, or want to take a shortcut by ordering one for the upcoming festive season, we have here our favourite turkey recipes and also this year’s selections of amazing turkey takeaways!
Our Favourite Turkey Recipes
This wonderful Roast Turkey With Sage Stuffing recipe is easy and elegant for Thanksgiving or Christmas Eve dinner.
These crunchy filo parcels with turkey and vegetables make great starters or nibblers for a dinner party.
Tired of using leftover mince in a pasta dish? Here’s a delicious way to combine mince with tomato sauce for easy, cheesy Turkey Bolognese Pizzas.
The roast turkey is always the centerpiece at any Thanksgiving or Christmas feast – try our super yummy recipe featuring macadamia stuffing for your festive dinner this year!
A wholesome stir-fry dish which replaces pork with lean turkey and features soba instead of yellow noodles – perfect for a healthy family dinner and suitable for diabetics.
Festive Turkey Takeaways To Order
Love satay? Then you will love the all-new Satay Roast Turkey from The Salon. The locally-influenced flavour comes with satay sauce to accompany the succulent meat – so sedap! Also check out their other locally-influenced turkey flavours: Chilli Crab Roast Turkey and Salted Egg Yolk Roast Turkey.
At $138+. The Salon is at Hotel Fort Canning, 11 Canning Walk. Call 6559 6796 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you like a more traditional bird, you can’t go wrong with Délifrance’s which is stuffed with flavourful chestnut and marinated with a special sauce, accompanied with savoury brown sauce and cranberry sauce. They’ve also got a full range of festive goodies for Christmas featuring new savoury items and delicious sweet treats you can order for your home party – really easy if you don’t want to do any cooking.
At $128 (4.5 kg), from Delifrance. Visit www.delifrance.com.sg
If a whole turkey seems too much or you are just preparing a meal for a small group, one option is these inventive turkey snacks from Goodwood Park Hotel’s The Deli. This year, the hotel’s Christmas fare is Cantonese cuisine-inspired, so you will find unique Christmas treats to surpise your guests. But if you still prefer a full turkey, their Soy-braised Turkey served with Toasted Spiced Almonds and Homemade Chilli Sauce ($238) is really yummy!
At $15 for 6 pieces of Bo Lo Buns and at $20 for 12 pieces of Turkey Rillettes, from The Deli at Goodwood Park Hotel, 22 Scotts Road, Tel: 6737 7411. Visit www.goodwoodparkhotel.com
Available from November 22 to December 31, 2018, Santa’s Shop at Grand Hyatt Singapore, presented by Chef Gottfried Schuetzenberger, will offer an extensive selection of seasonal homemade gourmet treats, including roast meats and traditional Christmas cakes and pastries. If you are looking for a turkey, their Roasted Whole Tom Turkey ($150) will sure to be a hit at your dining table.
Santa’s Shop is at Grand Hyatt Singapore, 10 Scotts Road, Tel: 6738 1234. Visit store.grandhyattsingapore.com
Ryan’s Grocery prides itself as one of the most comprehensive organic and gluten-free grocery store and butchery in Singapore, and for their festive offerings this year they have a full range of Christmas roasts featuring free-range, certified organic, premium meats. Looking for a turkey? You can’t go wrong with their premium organic roast turkey that is served with a good helping of Ryan’s Cranberry Sauce.
At $179 (4.5 kg), from Ryan’s Grocery, 29 Binjai Park, Tel: 6463 3933. Visit www.ryansgrocery.com
Marinated with fragrant Mediterranean fresh herbs and then carefully cooked for 5 hours till tender and crisp, and finished off with a generous drizzle of golden acacia honey topped with raisins, pine nuts, olives and a tangy cranberry sauce – this turkey is perfection for your dinner table centerpiece!
Sinfonia Ristorante is at #01-01 Victoria Concert Hall, 11 Empress Place, Tel: 6385 5588. Visit sinfonia.com.sg
This classic roast turkey is stuffed with mini sausage balls, accompanied with garlic thyme chicken meatballs served with cranberry sauce and gravy. The hearty dish also comes with a choice of two sides and desserts to complete the sumptuous festive feast.
At $25++ per person (for dine-in, reservations are encouraged), from Club Meatballs, #01-35 China Square Central, 20 Cross Street, Tel: 6221 8076. Email email@example.com or visit www.clubmeatballs.com
Text: Sean Tan