Happy Thanksgiving! In honor of America’s favorite holiday meal let’s ‘talk turkey’…
Did you know that:
-The average weight of a turkey purchased at Thanksgiving is 15 pounds.
-The heaviest turkey ever raised was 86 pounds, about the size of a large dog.
-A 15 pound turkey usually has about 70 percent white meat and 30 percent dark meat.
-The five most popular ways to serve leftover turkey is as a sandwich, in stew, chili or soup, casseroles and as a burger.
-Turkey has more protein than chicken or beef.
-Turkeys will have 3,500 feathers at maturity.
-Only male turkeys gobble. Hens do not. They make a clucking noise.
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Enjoy your holiday!
-Sincerely, Atlas Lofts