Cooking turkey - covered or uncovered?

I.ve been cooking turkeys for more years than I care to mention but recently with all the cookery programmes on t.v. I've noticed that most T.V. Chefs cook turkey uncovered whereas I have always covered mine with tinfoil and taken that off for the last half hour. I always cover the turkey with bacon but still... show more I.ve been cooking turkeys for more years than I care to mention but recently with all the cookery programmes on t.v. I've noticed that most T.V. Chefs cook turkey uncovered whereas I have always covered mine with tinfoil and taken that off for the last half hour. I always cover the turkey with bacon but still have used tinfoil. If you cook a turkey uncovered doesn't it dry out more?
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