Chef David Burke’s Recipe for Cooking a Turkey…In Your Dishwasher

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Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away. Fortunately, celebrity chef David Burke has a recipe for preparing a turkey that doesn’t require us to learn how to use an oven…in the dishwasher! Hope you like the taste of Cascade!

Chef David Burke’s Dishwasher Turkey


2 boneless turkey breasts – 12/14 lbs.

4 tablespoons parsley

3 tablespoons sage

3 tablespoons rosemary

3 tablespoons thyme

4 tablespoons garlic

4 tablespoons shallots

1 cup olive oil

3 tablespoons salt

2 tablespoons pepper


Combine herbs, garlic, shallots, salt and pepper with olive oil.  Rub into turkey breast and cover tightly with plastic wrap. Place in Tupperware and sit on top shelf of dishwasher. Run dishwasher for 3 full cycles for a total time of about 3 hours and 25 minutes. Let sit for 25 minutes then place under broiler to crisp skin for finish.

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