How To Cook A Turkey Breast In The Oven?

How long do you cook turkey breast and at what temperature?

  • Roast for 2 to 2 1/2 hours or until an instant read thermometer inserted into the thickest part of the roast registers 160 degrees F. Transfer the turkey to a cutting board and tent loosely with foil for 30 minutes. (The breast temperature will continue to rise to 170 degrees as it rests.)

Do you cook a turkey breast at 325 or 350?

longer and wider than the bird.

Insert a meat thermometer through thickest part of breast to the bone.

(If using an instant-read thermometer, insert when checking temperature later.) Roast in a 325° or 350° (depending on size of bird; see below) oven until thermometer registers 160°.

How long does it take to cook a 3lb boneless turkey breast?

How long do you roast a boneless turkey roast? Usually 90 minutes for a 3 lbs roast. When inserted meat thermometer should read 160 degrees F.15 Nov 2018

What temperature should a turkey breast be cooked to?

165°F

How many minutes per pound do you cook turkey?

This table from the USDA is based on a 325°F oven, and a fully defrosted or fresh bird. (For an unstuffed bird, we’re talking roughly 15 minutes per pound.) If you want to cook a frozen turkey, it will take at least 50 percent longer than the recommended times.25 Nov 2015