How is it that Thanksgiving Day is almost here? This past year has been full of adventure and great life moments for me, but it sure has gone super past. I’m very thankful for everything I have. One of the things I am always thankful is for having an abundance of good food. Today I’d like to share with you 36 recipes from my archives that can help you and your family give thanks this year. Enjoy!
Turkey and Other Options:
Czech Roasted Duck (we love duck for the holidays)
Braised Honey Mustard Rabbit Or Lapin au miel et à la moutard (for two)
Roasted Turkey in Tomato Chipotle Sauce (for two)
Soups and Salads:
Fresh Figs with Prosciutto and Spiced Balsamic Glaze
Roasted Pumpkin and Patty Pan Stew
Curried White Squash Soup ~ Thai Inspired
Roasted Spanish Pumpkin and Red Pepper Soup
Bramboračka: Czech Potato Soup with Wild Forrest Mushrooms
Sauces & Sides:
Merlot Cranberry Sauce
Sweet and Spicy Plum Chutney
Roasted Brussels Sprouts With Almonds
Stale Bagel Stuffing
Love Handle Mash Potatoes
Cooking Mashed Potatoes by Feel
Calabacitas con Maiz or Mexican Zucchini with Corn
Ejotes con Huevos or Mexican Green Beans with Eggs
Sauteed Baby Beet Greens and Red Chard
Sauteed Garlicky Chanterelles
Spicy, Garlicky, and Lemony Broccoli
Garlicky and Creamy Spinach (Using Frozen Spinach)
Broccoli Rice, As Simple As It Sounds
Brocóli A La Mexicana or Mexican Style Broccoli
Spicy Succotash Made with Edamame
Sweets & Desserts:
Calabaza En Tacha, Mexican Candied Pumpkin (Vegetarian): A great alternative to pumpkin pie
Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake with Molasses Caramel Sauce
Acorn Flour and Oat Flour Pie Crust
Mini Pumpkin Pies Made With Homemade Hokaido Pumpkin Puree and Acorn and Oat Flour Pie Crust
Almond Butter Baked Apples
Pastel de Chocolate Mexicano or Mexican Chocolate Cake
Black Sesame Polvorones
Banana Cream Pie with Chocolate Crust
Orange Banana Cake Made with Whole Grain Oat Flour and Almond Meal
Marilyn’s Baked Custard
Maple Apple Cider
Svarak Mulled Wine
Beautiful dishes! Have a wondeful Thanksgiving.
claudia lamascolo says
I would love to be able to have Thanksgiving dinner at your house! WOW what a feast! Hope your doing well. We are open for Thanksgiving and I am working 2o hours straight so I will just have to keep wishing . I picked the wrong profession thats for sure… have a blessed holiday season. Thanks for sharing this just beautiful!
Joanne T Ferguson says
G’day What an extensive Round Up Nancy and thanks for inspiring me with not only your recipes, but your photos today too! Pinned!
Although we naturally do not celebrate Thanksgiving in Australia am so glad to have all these links to so many moreish dishes which can be eaten whenever after all :) ! Lovely to see your US/Mexican/European mix . . . !!!
John@Kitchen Riffs says
Love that first photo! And all the great recipes? Wonderful! Loads of great (and tasty!) ideas. Thanks.
Frank @Memorie di Angelina says
If you ask me, it’s the sides that really make a Thanksgiving dinner, and you’ve got a wonderful collection here. My Mom just ask me for some creative suggestions for a side dish, so your posts is certainly timely!
So many wonder and tempting choices! Thanks Nancy.