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Java Coffee-Rubbed Roast Turkey

Prep Time
< 15 minutes
Total Time
3+ hours
Calories Per Serving
220

Ingredients

  • RUB
  • ⅓ cup firmly packed dark brown sugar
  • ⅓ cup medium-fine grind dark-roasted coffee
  • 3 tablespoons ancho chili powder
  • 2 tablespoons kosher salt
  • 1 tablespoon black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa
  • 2 teaspoons dried minced garlic
  • 2 teaspoons smoked paprika
  • ½ teaspoon ground cumin
  • ½ teaspoon dry mustard
  • TURKEY
  • 1 (12- to 14-pound) BUTTERBALL® Fresh or Frozen Whole Turkey, thawed if frozen
  • Vegetable oil

Directions

  1. Combine brown sugar, coffee, chili powder, salt, pepper, cocoa, garlic, paprika, cumin and mustard in small bowl; mix well.
  2. Remove neck and giblets from body and neck cavities of turkey. Refrigerate for another use or discard. Pat turkey dry with paper towels. Turn wings back to hold neck skin in place. Return legs to tucked position, if untucked. Place turkey, breast side up, on flat rack in shallow roasting pan. Brush breast and legs lightly with oil. Apply prepared rub on turkey skin; refrigerate 2 to 4 hours.
  3. Preheat oven to 325°F. Roast turkey 1½ hours. Then, cover breast and top of drumsticks loosely with foil to prevent overcooking.
  4. Continue roasting turkey 1½ hours to 2 hours* or until meat thermometer reaches 180°F when inserted into deepest part of thigh not touching bone.*Follow cooking times according to package directions; times vary with size of turkey.
  5. Transfer turkey to cutting board; loosely tent with foil. Let stand 15 minutes before carving.
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Ingredients

  • RUB
  • ⅓ cup firmly packed dark brown sugar
  • ⅓ cup medium-fine grind dark-roasted coffee
  • 3 tablespoons ancho chili powder
  • 2 tablespoons kosher salt
  • 1 tablespoon black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa
  • 2 teaspoons dried minced garlic
  • 2 teaspoons smoked paprika
  • ½ teaspoon ground cumin
  • ½ teaspoon dry mustard
  • TURKEY
  • 1 (12- to 14-pound) BUTTERBALL® Fresh or Frozen Whole Turkey, thawed if frozen
  • Vegetable oil

Nutritional Facts

People Served
12
Carbs Per Serving
8g
Cholesterol Per Serving
70mg
Dietary Fiber Per Serving
0g
Protein Per Serving
23g
Saturated Fat Per Serving
3g
Sodium Per Serving
980mg
Sugar Per Serving
5g
Total Fat Per Serving
11g
Trans Fat Per Serving
0g