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Thanksgiving dinner: What is your LEAST favorite menu item that you can't get rid of?

laurachow | Nov 16, 200810:04 AM     210

There are so many Thanksgiving dishes that are obligatory to include on many family dinner tables. What T-day dishes do you wish would disappear forever from your family feast?

We don't live near any extended family, so we only eat what we like on Thanksgiving or at any other gathering. But, some of the things I've had at other's people houses on Thanksgiving are a mystery to me. Guess my list would include:

Sweet potatoes with marshmallows. I love sweet potatoes, baked and served with a bit of butter. Why marshmallows?

Really boring or poorly cooked green beans.

Horrid store-bought pumpkin pie. Homemade is so much better, and not difficult to prepare. My husband always brings home grocery store-bought pumpkin pies at this time of year. In fact, we have one in the trash right now. He said it was not edible, so I just took his word on it and didn't even try a bite.

What is on your list of bad Thanksgiving fare?

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