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Holiday Food Safety

Posted by koehler | November 15, 2021


Let’s Talk Turkey

Start with safely thawing your frozen turkey from

Is it safe to wash your turkey? USDA recommends that you don’t wash raw poultry before cooking.

Tips for handling turkey safely from USDA
The link above includes information about thawing and roasting turkey safely.

Turkey Talk-Line information:

The Butterball Turkey Talk-Line is open annually in November and December. Available hours vary by date, so check the web site before calling. Phone number: 1-800-BUTTERBALL (800-288-8372) or text: 844-877-3456 or connect online at: .