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I always get confused about the amount of time it takes to thaw a turkey in the refrigerator. What's the formula?

Question: I always get confused about the amount of time it takes to thaw a turkey in the refrigerator. What's the formula?

Answer: Allow about five hours of defrosting time for every one pound of turkey. That could be several days for a big turkey, so plan accordingly.


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