Skip to main content

Here in Hanover

Sponsored Content

A New Take on Turkey

Nov 14, 2016 03:37AM, Published by Family Features, Categories: Family Features, Family Features Food




There are more ways to enjoy turkey than as part of the traditional mashed-potatoes-and-stuffing feast you’ve grown up with. That’s why Carlos Rodriguez, executive chef of Orinoco in Boston, reinterpreted a Latin American favorite to put a new spin on the season’s favorite dish.

“It’s turkey like you’ve never had it before,” Rodriguez said. “Barbecue meets Latin fusion, meets the best turkey sandwich you’ve ever had.”

Rodriguez’s inspiration comes from El Salvador. His Slow Roasted Turkey Con Pan with Sundried Tomato and Apricot Jam is based on a tender, savory Salvadoran favorite called “Panes con Pavo.”

This turkey is perfect for a crowd and serves 12, which is why Rodriguez uses the generously sized Culinario Series 16-quart Deep Roaster from Princess House to braise four full-sized turkey breasts.

“Not every roaster works for braising,” Rodriguez said, “but this one is perfect because of its depth, even heat distribution and glass lid.”

For other holiday cooking tips and a video of the recipe, visit princesshouse.com.

Slow Roasted Turkey Con Pan

  • 6          tablespoons olive oil
  • 4          teaspoons black peppercorns
  • 4          teaspoons sesame seeds
  • 2          teaspoons dried oregano
  • 1/2       can chipotle peppers in adobo sauce
  • 10        cloves garlic
  • 8          dried bay leaves
  • 8          dry guajillo peppers
  • 4          cups water, divided
  • 6          bottles Latin beer
  • Culinario Series Healthy 16-quart Roaster with rack
  • 4          large turkey breasts (about 8 pounds each), halved lengthwise
  • salt, to taste
  • freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 6          medium tomatoes, cored and chopped
  • 1          small yellow onion, chopped
  • 2          green bell peppers, cored, seeded and chopped
  • 12        crusty Italian bread loaves (6 inches each), ends trimmed, halved lengthwise
  • 1          small yellow onion, thinly sliced
  • 2          bunches watercress
  • Sundried Tomato and Apricot Jam (recipe below)
  1. In blender, puree oil, peppercorns, sesame seeds, oregano, chipotle peppers, garlic, bay leaves, guajillo peppers and 1 cup water.
  2. In roaster, combine puree and beer. Add rack and enough water so that sauce just covers the top of the rack. Bring to a boil. Season turkey with salt and pepper and add to roaster on top of rack. Reduce heat to simmer, then cover and braise until turkey is tender, about 2 hours.
  3. In blender, puree tomatoes, chopped onion, bell peppers and 1 cup water. Transfer turkey to plate (leave sauce in pot); let cool.
  4. Add puree to sauce in pot; simmer over medium-high heat, stirring often, until thickened, about 45 minutes.
  5. Discard skin from turkey; tear meat into thick pieces. Stir turkey into sauce, reduce heat to low and cook 5 minutes.
  6. Season with salt and pepper, to taste. Divide stew between loaves; garnish with sliced onions, watercress and jam.

Sundried Tomato and Apricot Jam

  • 3          medium onions, halved lengthwise, thinly sliced crosswise
  • 3          tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1/3       cup sugar
  • 1/2       teaspoon salt
  • 1/4       teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2       can chipotle peppers in adobo sauce
  • 2          cups dry white wine
  • 1          cup sherry vinegar
  • 1/2       cup packed dried apricots, thinly sliced
  • 1          cup drained oil-packed sun-dried tomatoes, chopped
  1. In medium saucepan, cook onions, butter, sugar, salt, pepper and chipotle peppers, covered, over low heat, stirring occasionally, until onions are soft and pale golden, about 30 minutes.
  2. Add wine, vinegar, apricots and tomatoes and simmer, uncovered, stirring occasionally until thick, 20-30 minutes. Serve with turkey.

Note: Jam can be made in advance and stored in refrigerator.

Sponsored by Princess House


Like what you're reading? Subscribe to Here in Hanover's free newsletter to catch every headline



Family Features Family Features Food


  • Grounded

    03/24/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/24/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Maple Madness

    03/25/2017
    11:00AM

    Maple Taste-A-Round Ticket March 25 & 26, 2017 • Silent Auction with Norm Frates Jr. • Cas...


  • Dear Edwina JR.

    03/25/2017
    11:00AM — 12:00PM

    Dear Edwina JR. follows the adventures of plucky advice-giver-extraordinaire, Edwina Spoonapple, ...


  • Dear Edwina JR.

    03/25/2017
    11:00AM — 12:00PM

    Dear Edwina JR. follows the adventures of plucky advice-giver-extraordinaire, Edwina Spoonapple, ...


  • I Am Not Your Negro at the Opera House

    03/25/2017
    07:00PM — 10:00PM

    Filmmaker Raoul Peck continued Baldwin’s vision in his documentary I Am Not Your Negro, which the...


  • Grounded

    03/25/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/25/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

  • Grounded

    03/29/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/29/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • You Come Too

    03/30/2017
    06:30PM — 07:45PM

    On Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 6:30 – 7:45pm the Crossroads Academy seventh grade will host You...


  • Grounded

    03/30/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/30/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/24/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/24/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Maple Madness

    03/25/2017
    11:00AM

    Maple Taste-A-Round Ticket March 25 & 26, 2017 • Silent Auction with Norm Frates Jr. • Cas...


  • Dear Edwina JR.

    03/25/2017
    11:00AM — 12:00PM

    Dear Edwina JR. follows the adventures of plucky advice-giver-extraordinaire, Edwina Spoonapple, ...


  • Dear Edwina JR.

    03/25/2017
    11:00AM — 12:00PM

    Dear Edwina JR. follows the adventures of plucky advice-giver-extraordinaire, Edwina Spoonapple, ...


  • I Am Not Your Negro at the Opera House

    03/25/2017
    07:00PM — 10:00PM

    Filmmaker Raoul Peck continued Baldwin’s vision in his documentary I Am Not Your Negro, which the...


  • Grounded

    03/25/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/25/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Make plans now to attend the Sunday, March 26 5 PM performance of Grounded, and join us for a FRE...


  • Make plans now to attend the Sunday, March 26 5 PM performance of Grounded, and join us for a FRE...


  • Grounded

    03/26/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/26/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/29/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/29/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • You Come Too

    03/30/2017
    06:30PM — 07:45PM

    On Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 6:30 – 7:45pm the Crossroads Academy seventh grade will host You...


  • Grounded

    03/30/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/30/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/31/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    03/31/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    04/01/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • Grounded

    04/01/2017
    07:30PM

    Northern Stage presents this fiercely relevant and compelling one woman show that explores the co...


  • PRE-REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS REQUIRED. Community Programs have been offered through the Ras...


  • Mud Ball

    04/08/2017
    07:00PM — 11:00PM

    It’s almost time for the 9th annual Mud Ball! We hope you can join us for an evening of live ...


  • Mud Ball

    04/08/2017
    07:00PM — 11:00PM

    Each year a local philanthropic committee comes together to organize and host the Mud Ball wh...


  • Crossroads Academy - Discover the Difference

    04/10/2017
    09:00AM — 11:00AM

    Please join us for a Discover the Difference morning on Monday April 10, 2017 from 9:00-11:00 am ...


 

 


PROUDLY BROUGHT TO YOU BY THESE COMMUNITY SPONSORS


Northcape Design Build
Hanover Inn at Dartmouth
Ultimate Bath Store

Sean's Lawn N' Garden Services
Cabinetry Concepts
New London Inn & Coach House Restaurant