Now that there is the convenience of turkey parts, you can serve turkey to family and guests in a variety of ways instead of reserving it for holiday meals.
Time to prepare: 20 minutes
| 1/2 turkey breast, 2 1/2 to 3 lbs.
1/2 cup butter or margarine
1/2 tsp. EACH salt, dried rosemary and thyme leaves
1/4 tsp. black pepper
3 medium new potatoes, halved
2 large carrots, cut into 1-inch pieces
2 stalks celery, cut into 1-inch slices
2 zucchini, cut into 1-inch slices
| Place turkey in an oiled shallow casserole or baking pan.
In small saucepan, melt butter. Stir in salt, rosemary, thyme and black pepper. Brush turkey with the mixture.
Cover with lid or heavy foil. Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour.
Remove turkey from oven. Uncover. Add vegetables. Baste generously with herb butter sauce. Cover. Bake 30 minutes longer. Baste again. Bake, uncovered, another 20 to 30 minutes or until turkey is browned.
Arrange turkey and vegetables on serving platter. Sprinkle turkey with paprika. Spoon pan drippings over all.