Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Documentary shorts conceived of and directed by famous actors. Jeff Garlin, Katie Holmes, Alia Shawkat, Judy Greer, and James Purefoy
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
A 12 episode documentary series following 5 startup companies competing in the 2013 San Francisco TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield as they fine tune their products and eventually present in front of a panel of judges in hopes of winning $50,000 in funding.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity.
Hank Azaria’s touching, humorous, and often enlightening journey from a man who is not even sure he wants to have kids, to a father going through the joys, trials and tribulations of being a dad.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
Chef Daniel Traster shows us how to roast a turkey with the open pan method.
Tags:the open pan roasting method,monkey see,chef daniel traster,How to Roast a Turkey,monkeysee,thanksgiving turkey recipes,turkey roasting
Grab video code:
I’m Daniel Traster and I’m showing you how to roast a turkey. Right now, I’m going to show you how to use the open-pan roasting method. We’re going to take our turkey, which has now been seasoned, place it into a roasting pan. The roasting pan should be large enough to accommodate the size of the turkey and inside you place a V-roasting rack. If you don't have one of these you can use a traditional flat roasting rack but a V-rack is much better. We take the turkey and we’re going to place it into the rack, make sure that it fits in completely. Some people like to roast the turkeys upside down, some people will rotate them through the cooking process or if you want to go completely hands off, just leave it with the breast meat up and roast it that way. A lot of time, people will worry about basting their turkeys as it cooks. You are welcome to baste your turkey. However, it will impact the texture of the skin and it doesn't necessarily add a lot of moisture to the meat when it's finally done. It's making sure that you pull the meat out at the right internal temperature that keeps it moist. Next, we’re going to put this into the oven. You do want to make sure that your oven is preheated to 325 degrees well in advance before you put your turkey in. You’ll also want to make sure that your oven is adjusted with the rack at the lowest setting so there is plenty of room for your turkey when it goes in. And now very simply, we place it in the oven, close the door, and allow it to roast for 15 minutes per pound of turkey. Now that the turkey is in the oven, I’m going to let it roast until it hits its final internal temperature. In our next segment, I will show you how to tell when the turkey is done by using a thermometer and looking for that final internal temperature of 165 degrees.