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Cider-Brined Turkey With Star Anise And Cinnamon

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Cider-Brined Turkey With Star Anise And Cinnamon

Ingredients

  • 2 quarts plus 1 cup apple cider
  • 1 cup kosher salt plus more
  • 1 cup soy sauce
  • 1/2 cup (packed) light brown sugar
  • 16 whole black peppercorns
  • 8 whole star anise pods plus more for garnish
  • 6 garlic cloves, smashed
  • 6 scallions, white parts only, trimmed, split lengthwise
  • 6 1/4”-thick slices unpeeled ginger
  • 5 dried shitake mushrooms
  • 2 3”-4” cinnamon sticks plus more for garnish
  • 2 sprigs cilantro
  • 1 12–14-lb. turkey
  • freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 granny smith apples, cut into sixths
  • melted unsalted butter or vegetable oil (for basting)
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Published 2014-09-09 12:38:47 (2 years ago).

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