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The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Today I am sharing a comprehensive list of the best Thanksgiving recipes. Here is a list of appetizers, side dishes, turkey recipes, desserts, and cocktails to help you plan your Thanksgiving menu.

Appetizers:

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Sweet Peppers Stuffed with Cheesy Spinach Dip – Sweet peppers are stuffed with a stovetop spinach dip recipe and then wrapped with prosciutto and baked.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Alouette, Prosciutto, and Asparagus Roll-Ups – Wrap raw asparagus up with creamy herbed cheese and prosciutto for a quick and easy appetizer.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Cheesy Mushroom Spread – A warm cheesy dip with mushrooms and herbs. It is so good that it is addictive.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Caramelized Onion and Balsamic Vinegar Hummus – Because I think it is impossible to have a party without serving hummus.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Grilled Brie – Grilled brie topped with jam is always delicious.

Cranberry, Goat Cheese, and Sweet Potato Bites a perfect appetizer for Thanksgiving, via The Kittchen

Cranberry, Goat Cheese, and Sweet Potato Bites – Slices of cooked sweet potato topped with cranberry salsa and goat cheese.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Honey, Fig, and Brie Phyllo Cups – Store-bought phyllo cups are filled with fig jam and cubes of brie, and then baked until they are melty.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Pears Wrapped with Prosciutto and Blue Cheese – Slices of pear wrapped with blue cheese and prosciutto are so good. It’s the best no-bake snack.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Stuffed Mushrooms – You just need 3 ingredients and a few minutes of preparation time.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Figs with Blue Cheese and a Balsamic Reduction – A simple three ingredient recipe that takes minutes to prepare.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Chorizo and Pimento Cheese Stuffed Sweet Peppers – An app so easy to prepare that anyone can make it.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Bacon Wrapped Dates Stuffed with Goat Cheese and Almonds – Fact: everyone loves this recipe.

Main Dish:

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Honey Maple Turkey Breast – A turkey breast is much easier to prepare than a full turkey, and it serves 6-8 people.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Step by Step Instructions for Cooking a Thanksgiving Turkey – Here are detailed instructions for preparing at turkey.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Tea and Citrus Brined Turkey – And if you want to try brining, here is how.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Moroccan Spice Turkey with Gravy – Turkey with Moroccan spices gives the meal a modern twist.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Gravy – And of course you need gravy!

Side Dishes:

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Blue Cheese Potatoes Au Gratin – The richest creamiest scalloped potato recipe.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Creamy Thanksgiving Corn – This is one of my most popular recipes. This corn is creamy with Southwestern flavors.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Mashed Sweet Potatoes – These fluffy and light sweet potatoes could even be topped with marshmallows if you like.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Caramelized Onion, Pear, and Blue Cheese Galette – This savory tart brings together a bold combination of classic fall flavors.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Dill Cottage Cheese Rolls – Add these delicious homemade rolls to your Thanksgiving menu, and then use them to make sandwiches with any leftover turkey.

Roasted Garlic Brown Butter and Parmesan Mashed Potatoes

Roasted Garlic, Parmesan, and Brown Butter Mashed Potatoes – The combination of browned butter and roasted garlic make these potatoes extra rich in flavor.

Caramelized Butternut Squash and Fried Sage

Caramelized Butternut Squash with Fried Sage – Super sweet roasted butternut squash topped with fried sage is a beautiful combination of fall flavors.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Cranberry Salsa – Serve this as an appetizer or side dish!

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

The Ultimate Mashed Potatoes – These potatoes have sour cream and cream cheese instead of cream, and trust me, they are the best ever.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Shaved Brussels Sprout Salad – My sister loves this healthy salad with apples and brussels sprouts in a tangy yogurt dressing.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Spicy Ginger Honey Carrots – Ginger and paprika make these carrots slightly spicy.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Irish Mashed Potatoes (Colcannon) – These cheesy creamy mashed potatoes are topped with sautéed kale and onions.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Serbian Style Baked Beans – These beans are cooked low and slow until they are basically caramelized. They are so good that I can’t stop eating them.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Fig and Cranberry Chutney – A very easy recipe with bold flavors.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Comeback Sauce Corn – A stovetop recipe that can be made in just 20 minutes.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Chorizo Sage Stuffing – Chorizo and fried sage bring this stuffing to life!

Desserts:

Pecan Pie with a Shortbread Crust - via The Kittchen (vertical)

Pecan Pie – A classic pecan pie with a no-roll shortbread pie crust.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Chocolate Walnut Pie – This is the easiest pie on this list. You just mix the ingredients, pour them into a store-bought pie crust, and bake!

Bourbon Butterscotch Pie, a bourbon butterscotch pudding pie with a shortbread crust via The Kittchen

Bourbon Butterscotch Pie – A pudding-like butterscotch pie with a touch of bourbon.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Mini Apple Pies – How cute are these mini apple pies?!

Chocolate Caramel Pretzel Pie

Chocolate Caramel Pie – Chocolate fudge filling with a layer of caramel in a pretzel pie crust.

French Style Apple Rhubarb Pie - via The Kittchen

French Style Apple Rhubarb Pie – The addition of rhubarb is a twist on classic apple pie, and the crumb topping is so good!

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Molten Chocolate Brownie S’mores Pie – This pie is a chocolate lovers dream.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Marsala Wine Poached Pears – Pears poached in marsala wine are a nice alternative to pie.

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Indiana Sugar Cream Pie – An incredibly easy recipe for an irresistible pie.

Cocktails:

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Lambrusco Sangria – Dry sparkling red wine is combined with brandy, cranberries, apple, tangerine, and orange for a delicious sangria that isn’t too sweet.

Bourbon Eggnog via The Kittchen

Bourbon Eggnog – If you have never tasted homemade eggnog you are missing out.

Tablescapes:

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

An Exotic Table Setting

The Best Thanksgiving Recipes

White and Gold Thanksgiving Tablescape

Step by Step Instructions for Cooking a Thanksgiving Turkey

Succulent and Air Plant Thanksgiving Tablescape

Thanksgiving Tablescape

Easy and Elegant Thanksgiving Tablescape

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