Frequently Asked Questions

It's Penny here, with all the right responses to your microwave turkey queries

Penny’s Microwave Turkey is a mouth-watering, succulent turkey recipe cooked using a fool-proof microwave technique that has been perfected over 30 years. Penny has been feeding her family and friends while blowing minds and gaining notoriety across Chicagoland for her innovative cooking style. 

YES! This is for real, and you are going to love it! This is sure to be the most incredibly juicy and tastiest turkey you’ve ever had! Penny’s secret versus traditional cooking techniques is that there is no hot air in a microwave to dry out the meat, guaranteeing you a moist and delicious bird every time. Even the leftovers will reheat to be as juicy as first cooked. Don’t believe us? Try it for yourself and we hope you’ll return to tell us how much you love Penny’s Microwave Turkey!

YES! Because you are cooking it for a few hours and using Penny’s delicious butter and soy sauce mixture to baste, you will achieve a perfectly golden exterior every time.  Seriously.  Mind-blowing, we know.

Great question! You’ll be surprised to know that most standard size microwave ovens will easily accommodate a 20 pound turkey.  That’s a lotta bird! Go on, give it a try!

Any microwave-safe baking dish or tray will work. Be sure it has raised sides so those delicious turkey juices are contained and don’t make a mess of your microwave.  You can remove and turn off the turntable setting for easier manuverability.

Don’t forget! Never put aluminum or metal in the microwave!

Microwaving a turkey is perfect for anyone looking for a simpler and more delicious turkey experience than ever before.  That said, we’d really love to see the young adults who don’t cook often get in on this new craze and perhaps shock their more traditional family members with this mind-blowing and life-changing technique. (Yeah, we saw those viral videos too.) Share your success stories with us!

Heck yea it is! Microwaving your turkey can save you up to 50% of the time required to cook via standard conventional oven roasting! But what’s even more impressive is that it tastes so much better.  Your friends and family will be in awe of your sudden cooking prowess and will surely name you the winner of Thanksgiving!  

In addition to Penny’s famous recipe, we also sell unique merchandise that shares in the unique fun of breaking tradition while supporting children in need. Our merchandise includes t-shirts for men, women and kids and chef aprons. All proceeds benefit the No Kid Hungry organization.

Because the world needs to know about Penny’s Microwave Turkey! Certainly we caught your attention and now we want YOU to be the center of attention anywhere you go.  By wearing one of our fashionable and provocative shirts or aprons will have everyone clamoring to talk to you and learn more.   Get ready to be quite popular.

All proceeds from the sale of our merchandise are donated to No Kid Hungry, a national campaign run by Share Our Strength, a nonprofit working to solve problems of childhood hunger by helping communities feed children in the United States. After 25 years of successfully investing in local nonprofits and helping find the best approaches to eradicating poverty and hunger, Share Our Strength launched No Kid Hungry in 2010. Every $1 raised can connect a child with 10 meals.

To learn more about No Kid Hungry or to make a direct donation, visit Go ahead, be awesome and support this great organization.

We want you to be completely satisfied with your purchase. If for any reason you’re not happy with your merchandise, you can return or exchange it within 30 days of purchase. Please refer to our Return Policy page for detailed instructions.


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