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Citrus Garlic Turkey Breast <r T>

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Category: Main Dish

 Ingredients List

  • 2 Oranges
  • 2 Lemons
  • 4 Cloves Garlic; Minced
  • 1/4 c Chopped Fresh Mint; Or 1
  • -Tbsp Dried Mint
  • Olive Oil; *Note
  • 1 ts Salt
  • 1/2 ts Cracked Black Pepper
  • 3 1/2 lb Turkey Breast; Bone In


*NOTE: Original recipe used 1/4 C olive oil.

Squeeze oranges and lemons to each yield 1/2 C juice.

Place in bowl or plastic food storage bag with next five ingredients. Place
turkey breast in marinade; turn to coat. Cover and chill at least 2 hrs or
overnight, turning occasionally. Heat oven to 450 F. Remove turkey to rack
set in roasting pan; reserve marinade. Roast turkey 20 min; reduce oven
temp to 350F. Roast 1 hr more, or until juices run clear when pierced with
a fork and thermometer inserted, not touching bone, reaches 170F. While
roasting, brush every 20 min with remaining marinade, but do not brush
during the last 5 min of cooking.

Work time: 10 min Total time: 1 hr 45 min (plus marinating time)

This has a wonderful flavor!! We really enjoyed it.

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