How do you make the perfect turkey? Shirley Corriher and Harold McGee, experts on the science of food and cooking, explain how to make sure the centerpiece of your Thanksgiving table is deliciously moist.
Cookwise, a practical guide to culinary mysteries and kitchen science, won the 1998 James Beard Award for Food Reference & Techniques. The book's author, culinary expert Shirley Corriher, has a new DVD, Kitchen Secrets Revealed. With Thanksgiving upon us, she offers useful turkey tips. This interview originally aired on Nov. 24, 1997.
Corriher is author of "Cookwise," (William Morrow) a practical guide to culinary mysteries and the science of cooking. She is a food writer and a contributing editor to "Fine Cooking" magazine. (REBROADCAST from 11/24/97)