Frequent question: How is Popeyes turkey cooked?

They are fully cooked, so you just thaw it in your fridge for 2-3 days and pop it in the oven to heat. We covered with foil and then removed the foil at the last 15 minutes to crisp up the skin.

Does the Popeyes turkey come cooked?

Of course, some of this could be from the cooking at home, but they do cook the turkey fully before freezing and selling it, so some amount of dryness seems a bit inevitable. That said, it wasn’t a major issue, and the packaging comes with a gravy recipe that did a wonderful job of fixing us right up.

Are Popeyes turkeys fried or baked?

According to Brand Eating, Popeyes’ turkeys are marinated in a blend of Louisiana seasonings, slow-roasted, and then flash-fried. They’re fully cooked, but must be purchased frozen or semi-frozen and come with directions on how to thaw them.

How much does a Cajun turkey cost from Popeyes?

Prices start at $39.99. Customers can pre-order by calling or visiting restaurants. “Hand-rubbed and infused with zesty Louisiana-style seasonings, the Cajun Style Turkey comes precooked so all you need to do is simply heat, serve and enjoy,” Popeyes says.

How many pounds are Popeyes Cajun turkey?

Popeyes’ Cajun Style Turkey features a heat-and-serve, 10-to-14 pound turkey that has been marinated with the chain’s signature blend of Louisiana seasonings, slow-roasted, and then flash-fried for a crispy coating.

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Can you buy a whole turkey from Popeyes?

Popeyes’ turkeys start at $39.99 and will be available at participating locations around the US. … To pre-order your own whole bird before they sell out, call or visit your local Popeyes restaurant and schedule a pick-up for the date of your choice.

How long do you cook Popeyes Cajun turkey?

Place turkey on a rack in a large roasting pan and pour juices into pan. Reheat uncovered on lower rack in oven for 2 to 2.5 hours and until internal temperature reaches 140 degrees Fahrenheit as measured by meat thermometer inserted into the deepest part of breast meat (not touching the bone).

How do you reheat Cajun fried turkey?

Cajun Fried Turkey

  1. Preheat oven to 375°.
  2. Place turkey on a rack in a roasting pan or leave in aluminum pan and add 1 cup of water to the bottom of the pan. Cover turkey with aluminum foil and wrap tightly to hold moisture in the pan.
  3. Warm turkey for 35-50 minutes, then remove foil and warm for 15 additional minutes.
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