Share: Hen or Tom Turkey Indicates whether the turkey was female (hen) or male (tom). Tom turkeys are usually larger than hen turkeys. A hen or tom turkey should be equally tender. Featured Recipes Turducken This is no ordinary holiday bird. A turducken is a dish consisting of a de-boned chicken stuffed into a de-boned duck, which itself is stuffed into a de-boned turkey. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin Related Tips Combine To place several ingredients in a single bowl or container and thoroughly mix. Flavorings Chemical compounds that replicate the flavor of a particular food or plant and do not originate… Fresh Cheeses Those that have not been cured, such as cottage or cream cheese.