# How long does it take to cook a 2kg Turkey Crown?

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## How long does it take to cook a 2kg turkey breast?

Turkey Breast Joint Cooking Guide

1. 2kg Turkey Breast Joint : 1 hour 40 minutes.
2. 2.5kg Turkey Breast Joint : 2 hours.
3. 4.5kg Turkey Breast Joint : 3 hours 20 minutes.

## How do you keep a turkey crown moist?

Weigh the turkey after stuffing it

Always weigh the turkey after you fill it with the stuffing mixture to calculate the perfect cooking time for your roast. The turkey cooking equation is 20 minutes per kg + 70 minutes if your turkey is under 4kg. Don’t worry – we’ve already done the maths for you.

## How long does a 2kg turkey take?

2kg – 1 hour 50 minutes. 2.5kg – 2 hours. 3kg – 2 hours 10 minutes.

## How do I cook a 2kg boneless turkey?

Method

1. Take the turkey breast out of the fridge and allow it to come to room temperature for an hour.
2. Heat the oven to 190C/170C fan/gas 5. …
3. Weigh the turkey breast and calculate 40 mins per kilo, plus an additional 20 mins.
4. Rub the butter over the skin and season well.

## How long does it take to cook a 2.5 kg turkey crown?

Turkey crown cooking times

1. Under 4kg: 20 mins per kg plus 70 mins.
2. Over 4kg: 20 mins per kg plus 90 mins.
3. 1.5kg: 1 hr 40 mins plus resting at 190C/170C fan/gas 5.
4. 2kg: 1 hr 50 mins plus resting at 190C/170C fan/gas 5.
5. 2.5kg: 2 hrs plus resting at 190C/170C fan/gas 5.
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## Do you need to baste a turkey crown?

Roast in the oven for about 1½-2 hours, or until the juices run clear when the turkey is pierced in the thickest part with a skewer and no traces of pink remain. During cooking, check the turkey every 30 minutes, baste occasionally and cover with aluminium foil if it is browning too quickly.

## Can I cook my turkey crown the night before?

It takes time and attention to prep a turkey, roast it for several hours, let it rest, and carve it. You can do all that in advance, refrigerate it for 1-3 days, and all you have to do is heat it up when it’s time to serve your turkey dinner.