Whether you are enjoying your long week-end by the lake or back-yard be sure to add Turkey to the menu. Hayter’s Turkey has a variety of options to tempt your palate. Our Breast Fillets are ready for the grill, marinated with Honey Garlic {made with Ontario Garlic} or our in-house created Teriyaki recipe. Whatever you choose, turkey will be a hit for sure. Turkey thighs or […]

WHAT MAKES TURKEY A SUPERFOOD*? Superfoods are packed full of essential nutrients and minerals, with none of the excessive fat and calories that can negatively impact health. SUPER DELICIOUS, SUPER NUTRITIOUS Turkey is such a nutritional powerhouse that it is the only meat protein to have ever been labeled a superfood*. This tasty, lean protein […]

We recommend  1lb per person for a turkey under 18lb  and  1/2lb per person for turkeys over 20lbs (the larger the turkey, the more meat you yield) Look for the SIZE that best suits your needs. 1. These guidelines will give you approximately 3lbs of leftovers. The ratio is based on adults. Reduce in half for young […]

Let’s face it, meal time can be stressful any time of the year. With school activities starting and your family coming and going at different times, add in a fussy eater; well, that is stress! Here is a  here is a solution that should please everyone! “Make your own Turkey Nachos” Don’t pile all the ingredients in layers on […]

It’s still April and the temperature is climbing ever so slowly…but rest assured, soon it will be 25 degrees outside, friends and family will be dropping in with drinks and salad in hand ready to enjoy the great outdoors we have been waiting far to long for. Outside, the barbecue is firing on all gas cylinders and the smoke fills the […]

Is it your turn to host a family gathering? Use our Whole Bird Calculator below to estimate how large a turkey you will need, how long it may take to thaw, and how much time it will take to cook. A general rule of thumb is 1lb per person for a whole turkey 10- 17lb and […]

If you are like over 50% of the population, you have made a New Years resolution to eat healthier and loss weight.  The health clubs will be  packed  and we’ve been researching on some helpful tips to assist in succeeding in your resolution. Studies show that protein mixed in with your carbs is ideal for a post […]

Probably because you’ve over ate! Festive meals usually include appetizers, alcohol then a large meal and of course some delicious apple or pumpkin pie. Your body has to send extra energy to process all that food and  you wonder why your tired? Yes, it is true turkey contains an amino acid called L-tryptophan, which the human […]

1. A frozen turkey can be purchased the day before you plan to cook it.   True                           False   2. When shopping, the turkey should be the last thing you pick up before heading to the checkout. True                           False   3. When handling turkey and other food, hands should be rinsed in luke-warm water.   True                           False   […]