Learn how to butterfly a turkey, chicken or any other poultry with these simple steps. When you butterfly a bird, you allow it to cook even faster! This is a great technique that can seriously speed up cooking time, as illustrated in the 90-Minute Roast Turkey
. It's also a great method to use on the grill, as demoed in Herbed Chicken Under Bricks
Butterflying a turkey takes some sharp tools, and a lot of power. So grab your best kitchen shears, cleavers, or knives, and let's get started.