How to Store Ground Turkey
Store raw ground turkey in its original container (or one that’s air-tight) for up to three days before cooking or freezing.
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How to Freeze Ground Turkey
While you can certainly overwrap the turkey in its original packaging, the best method is to remove it, place it in a freezer bag, and eliminate as much of the air as possible before placing it in your freezer. Frozen ground turkey can last up to four months if freezer burn is not present.
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How to Thaw Ground Turkey
Ground turkey can be thawed in the microwave or in a bowl of cold water (while still in the freezer bag), but must be cooked immediately. Ground turkey thawed in the fridge will have up to two days before it must be cooked and consumed.
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We up the savory flavors of sometimes bland ground turkey by adding umami boosters like Worcestershire, soy sauce, and Parmesan cheese. For this easy meatloaf, just mix all of the ingredients together, bake, and serve with green beans, mashed potatoes, and turkey gravy for a hearty comforting dinner.