Tips, tricks, hacks, and products to speed up your Turkey Day prep and bring down stress. From perfecting crusts to the easiest way to peel squash, slash your time worrying about meal prep. With just these ten time-savers, master this holiday to spend more time with family and less in the kitchen. Let our experts be your guide this year.
1. Stop Skimming the Fat
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Ditch the shallow spoon, turkey baster, or whatever you've used to get that layer of fat off turkey drippings. Put them instead in a measuring cup that's designed to let you easily pour off the good stuff while the fat stays behind. (OXO 4-Cup Fat Separator, $15, bedbathandbeyond.com)