how to cook wild turkey breast in crock pot

how to cook wild turkey breast in crock pot

How to Cook Wild Turkey Breast in Crock Pot

Turkey is a delicious and versatile bird that can be cooked in a variety of ways. In this article, we’ll be exploring how to cook wild turkey breast in a crock pot. This method is a simple and delicious way to serve a savory and juicy turkey that will please your guests.


  • 1 wild turkey breast
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 onion, sliced
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 cup chicken broth or stock
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1-2 sprigs of fresh thyme


  • Season turkey: Rub the turkey breast generously with salt and pepper on all sides.
  • Saute onions: Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium heat until hot. Add onions and sauté until softened and beginning to brown, about 5 minutes.
  • Add to Crock Pot: Place turkey breast in the bottom of Crock Pot. Add onions, broth, bay leaf and thyme. Cover and set the temperature to low.
  • Cook: Allow the turkey to cook for 6-8 hours on low heat. Check the turkey after 6 hours and if a thermometer inserted into the thickest part of the breast reads at least 165°F, the turkey is fully cooked and ready to serve.


Once cooked, you can serve the wild turkey breast with sides of your choosing. It’s a delicious and easy way to enjoy a flavorful dinner without all the fuss! Enjoy!