There are various kinds of meat thermometers. Some people like the kind that you leave in and others just like to test the temperature of the meat when it is near the end of the projected cooking time.
I do have to say that the kind that list the recommended temperature for each meat are very handy because I don’t always remember the correct temperature and have to look it up each time. Keep that in mind when making a purchase. *Note: these are affiliate links and if you make a purchase I get a very small commission at no cost to you. Thank you for helping support my blog.
A meat thermometer comes in handy when cooking a turkey or a chicken. In fact, it is advised to use a meat thermometer with most kinds of meat. Better safe than sorry.
Here are some meat thermometers you might consider: