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Roasting a Turkey in a Brown Paper Bag

Is it OK to use a brown paper bag to cook a turkey?

It's probably not a great idea unless you know exactly what the bag is made of. Most brown bags these days are made of recycled paper, and include binding chemicals (and not the good kind) that would be driven into your food as the temperature rises.

There are bags on the market specially designed and sold as oven roasting bags. We're sure they're fine, but don't use a grocery bag.…

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