Recipe courtesy of Billy Jacob

Cajun Turkey Injection (Brine)

  • Level: Easy
  • Yield: 8
Save Recipe


2 tablespoons kosher salt

2 teaspoons garlic powder

2 teaspoons white pepper

1 teaspoon cayenne pepper

1/2 teaspoon onion powder

1 cup melted butter


  1. Blend all of the dry ingredients then mix with the butter.
  2. Inject into the turkey prior to deep frying (the injector must have a discharge nozzle of at least 1/16th of an inch). This recipe is enough for 1 (10 to 12 pound) turkey.
Get the Recipe

Perfect Cranberry Sauce

This ruby-hued sauce is a breeze to make with either fresh or frozen fruit.

Cajun Brined Turkey-Two Ways

Thanksgiving Turkey Brine

Honey Brined Smoked Turkey

Cider Brined Turkey

Dry-Brined Turkey With Classic Herb Butter

Big, Brined Herby Turkey

Brined Herb-Crusted Turkey with Apple Cider Gravy

Butterflied, Dry Brined Roasted Turkey with Roasted Root Vegetable Panzanella