Turkey day math tips
How many ... 20-pound turkey: 5 to 6 hours at 325 F The turkey should never go directly from the oven to the table. Like most meat, it needs to rest at least 20 minutes before serving for the juices to redistribute. -- Mashed potatoes: a 5-pound bag ...
Forrest: Food for thought
The basement refrigerator, that in our childless days held only beer, pop, and ice, is now a ... such findings as a five pound bag of shredded cheese, four dozen eggs, two half gallons of orange juice, a dozen apples, again as many ears of corn, four ...
Family friendly summer refreshers
How many tea ... through the bag. • Steep 4 to 5 minutes for black teas, 3 minutes for green teas. Use a timer and be careful not to steep any longer to avoid bitter-tasting tea. • Pour into a heat safe half gallon pitcher and add ice to the top.
Thanksgiving: Here's a cheat sheet to figure out how much food you need
How many people does a 12-pound turkey feed? How many servings in a can of cranberry ... 1 1/2 pounds of beans makes 6 to 8 servings •Mashed potatoes: a 5-pound bag of potatoes makes 10 to 12 servings •Stuffing: a 14-ounce bag of stuffing makes about ...
How to time a turkey: Here's all the math you need
If you start roasting a 14-pound turkey at 375 F at 7 a.m. and need to feed 15 people -- including three vegetarians, a vegan and two gluten intolerants -- by 1 p.m., how many pounds of cranberries ... Mashed potatoes: a 5-pound bag of potatoes makes ...