Information about how to choose your turkey
What size Turkey will I need?
The following is a guide as personal preferences vary.
|Size of Bird||Size of Bird Portions|
|4kgs 8.8lbs||6 - 8|
|5kgs 11lbs||8 - 10|
|6kgs 13.2lbs||11 - 13|
|7kgs 15.4lbs||14 - 15|
|8kgs 17.6lbs||16 - 17|
|9kgs 19.8lbs||18 - 19|
|10kgs 22lbs||20 - 22|
|11kgs 24.2lbs||23 - 24|
Keep your fresh turkey in an open polythene bag on the bottom shelf of your fridge until you are ready to prepare it for cooking. Store giblets at the bottom of the fridge - Recommended temperature of 5°C or below
Cool quickly, wrap in foil and place in the top half of the fridge at a temperature of 5°C or below. Cooked turkey will keep for several days in a fridge.