Pressure Cooker State Fair Turkey Drumsticks
Are those my favorite turkey legs?
This recipe is late.
This was supposed to be my Thanksgiving pressure cooker recipe – State Fair Turkey Drumsticks. But I got distracted the night I was cooking it, and only took pictures of the beginning of the recipe, up to locking the pressure cooker lid. 1 Everyone loved the big drumsticks, but I had other recipes ready, so I let it go, thinking “Maybe next Thanksgiving?”
Then I kept hearing from my wife. Multiple holiday turkeys were served, and with each one, she said: “These are good drumsticks – but not as good as the ones you made in the pressure cooker. When can we have those again?”
Here they are: my wife’s favorite turkey drumsticks. 2
Recipe: Pressure Cooker State Fair Turkey Drumsticks
- 6 quart or larger pressure cooker (I use an Instant Pot Duo electric pressure cooker)
- 6 drumsticks fit in my 6 quart Instant Pot…but it depends on the length of the bones. Shorter legs stack in there without any problem, but longer bones don’t fit in there flat, and I have to work them in like a jigsaw puzzle. Don’t worry about the max fill line; there is plenty of air in the pot. As long as the lid will lock, the drumsticks fit.
- The cooking liquid is delicious poured over baked potatoes. Just sayin’.
What do you think?
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