Smoked Turkey Breast with Cranberries


6-oz sweetened dried cranberries

3 tbsp fresh tarragon

1 4 to 6 lb BONE-IN TURKEY BREAST, fresh or thawed if frozen

4 c soaked fruitwood chips

Fresh fruits For Garnish



Place cranberries in mini-food processor or blender. Pulse until cranberries are finely minced. In a medium bowl, mix minced cranberries and tarragon.

Gently loosen skin on turkey breast without totally detaching the skin and carefully spread cranberry mixture directly onto meat under the skin. Replace skin.

Place wood in smoker box over direct medium high heat in grill. Smoke/cook breast over indirect heat with lid closed about 20 minutes per pound, or until a food thermometer inserted into the thickest part of the breast registers 165 degrees F.


Nutrition Facts

263 Total Calories

7 g Total Fat

60 g Cholesterol

43 mg Sodium

30 g Total Carbohydrates

23 g Protein