Definition of turducken in English:

turducken

noun

mass nounUS
  • A roast dish consisting of a boned chicken inside a boned duck which is then placed inside a partially boned turkey.

    • ‘With fork in hand you are ready to face the turducken's six layers of intimidation.’
    • ‘By this point, everything you need to make a turducken is at hand.’
    • ‘I took a chance, and earlier in the week, ordered a turducken.’
    • ‘In order to complement the three meats in turducken, the traditionalists maintain you need three stuffings.’
    • ‘With fork and knife in hand, slowly approach the brown, crisp turducken and marvel at what you have brought into the world.’
    • ‘Turducken can be long and rather tricky to make.’
    • ‘As the name implies, to make a turducken, you will need a turkey, duck and chicken.’
    • ‘On the first day of turducken, you created sausage and oyster stuffing, cornbread stuffing and good ' ol Stove Top stuffing.’
    • ‘A well-prepared turducken is a marvelous treat, a free-form poultry terrine layered with flavorful stuffing and moistened with duck fat.’
    • ‘Mock the gods as you cut into the turducken, 2. defying nature by carving directly across the middle, where that pesky skeletal structure used to be.’
    • ‘Next, an unexpected visit from W. He wants to see the turducken, so I open the range, and we are blinded by smoke!’
    • ‘Turducken.com is the home of Cajun Stuff, the world's foremost provider of turducken.’
    • ‘Somewhere in the middle of the turducken, 3. you will find the perfect slice, where all three meats and all three stuffings rest side by side in perfect harmony.’
    • ‘Hopefully, everything will be back to normal before I sit down to enjoy the traditional Goldstein Thanksgiving turducken.’
    • ‘For Thanksgiving Day, I was supposed to have turducken with a couple peeps, but the restaurant we went to ran out of it, so we had deep-fried turkey instead.’
    • ‘But now, turducken is a holiday tour-de-force, the third most-searched-for holiday item in 2003, trailing only "turkey" and "fried turkey" in the Thanksgiving holiday category.’
    • ‘A single serving of turducken has 1,639 calories, 107.2 grams of total fat, 577 milligrams of cholesterol, 539 milligrams of sodium and 156.9 grams of protein.’

Origin

1980s blend of turkey and duck and chicken.

Pronunciation

turducken

/təːˈdʌkən/