How long does it take to defrost a 20lb turkey?
Kristen is the Creative Director of Food52
Hi! In the fridge, you should allow approximately 24 hours for every 4 to 5 pounds -- so start now! Here's a great CHOW.com video with more tips on Thanksgiving timing: http://bit.ly/hpvLYQ
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