Coronavirus information when collecting your order
Due to Coronavirus, we are operating a one way system in our shop this year to enable two metre social distancing. Only two customers will be allowed in the shop at any one time and where possible, one person per household. Please wear face coverings whilst visiting us, in line with government guidelines. We appreciate your cooperation to keep us all safe.
Can my turkey be posted?
Currently we do not offer mail order.
How do I find you?
Turnbull Turkeys Gosbeck Hall Gosbeck Ipswich IP6 9SB
When can I collect my order?
December 23rd: 9am – 5pm December 24th: 9am – 3pm or by arrangement.
What size of turkey do I need to order?
These are approximate servings: (oven ready weights) Whole Birds 5 kg (11 lb) – 6 to 8 people 6 kg (13 lb) – 8 to 10 people 7 kg (15 lb) – 10 to 12 people 8 kg (17.5 lb) – 14 to 16 people 9 kg (20 lb) – 18 to 22 people Crowns 3 kg 4 – 6 people 4 kg 6 – 8 people 5 kg 8 – 10 people
How to store your fresh bird
Remove your bird from the box or plastic bag, remove the band and giblets from inside bird and then refrigerate.
Approximate cooking times, in a pre heated fan oven, at 170 c, gas mark 4. Please allow additional time if covering the turkey in foil or if you have stuffed the bird. 4 kg – 1 hr 40 mins 5 kg – 2 hr 15 mins 6 kg – 2 hr 30 mins 7 kg – 2 hr 50 mins 8 kg – 3 hr 15 mins 9 kg – 3 hr 30 mins 10 kg – 3 hr 50 mins Ovens will vary, so please use the above only as a guide. Cook the turkey until the juices run clear when a fork is inserted in the thigh of the bird. Rest the bird for 30 mins before serving.
We provide you with a pop up timer, as a guide, to see when your turkey is cooked.
Do you have turkeys and chickens for sale after Christmas?
Subject to availability, we usually have frozen turkey and chicken throughout the year, which taste equally as good as our fresh birds at Christmas at a greatly reduced price. Please contact us for more information and availability.