1 10-15lb Kaland Farms or local pasture raised turkey
6 Table Spoons Corva Bella Farm Whipped Lardo - Herbes de Provence
6 Sprigs fresh thyme
4 Large carrots peeled and chopped 1/2 inch
4 Ribs celery washed and chopped 1/2 inch
2 Onions chopped 1/2 inch
6 Cloves garlic smashed
preheat oven to 375.
Rinse turkey and remove organs.
Season with salt and pepper to your discretion.
Separate the skin from the breast meat and apply 2 table spoons of lard to each breast.
In a large baking dish lay out 2/3 of the onion, celery, garlic and onion. Put the other 1/3 inside the turkey and put the turkey on top of the veggies in the pan.
Top with fresh thyme.
Cook turkey 15 min per pound or 165 degrees covering after the first 45 minuets. Let turkey rest for 30 minuets before carving.