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Thanksgiving Dinner Show and Tell!

by Wendy Lai 11 years ago

I'd love to see what everone else made. Mine menu is posted below in another thread, but to quickly sum up: Alice...


JolindaM commented 2 months ago

Thanksgiving in the city

by sarahfromkent 3 months ago

Hello, I know it's a little early but I'm trying to get organised! Travelling to manhatten (from U.K.) over the than...


dhkoenig commented 3 months ago

Thankgiving Dinner Out for 13

by biggerthenjen 4 months ago

Hello all- I know it's early BUT we're starting our hunt for a gem of a restaurant and/or situation in NYC for Tha...

thegforceny commented 4 months ago

Slow & low turkey for Thanksgiving - any recipes?

by Clare K 11 years ago

I've heard that you can roast a whole turkey at a very low heat (aorund 200-250) for 8-10 hours so that the meat is l...


acgold7 commented 4 months ago

TorontoJo, please help me

by Wtg2Retire 6 months ago

My computer got hit by a horrible, horrible virus and wiped everything off my computer. Would you mind sending me th...

Wtg2Retire commented 6 months ago

Thanksgiving recos

by hildey328 10 months ago

Hello! My Mom and I are coming to NYC for Thanksgiving week. We're staying on the parade route (midtown Hilton) an...


hildey328 commented 8 months ago

Anyone know a recipe for whole berry cranberry sauce?

by fred furnari 2 years ago

back in the '80's and '90's my mom had a recipe for the nicest cranberry sauce ever. What made it special was that a...


dmaccam commented 8 months ago

Thanksgiving 2016: Hits and Misses

by TorontoJo 9 months ago

Didn't see this started anywhere, so here goes. How was your Thanksgiving dinner? What worked? What didn't? What was ...


NicoletteT commented 8 months ago

Thanksgiving 2016: Your Worst Nightmare?

by Cynsa 9 months ago

Once Upon A Time; my neighbor's uncle set his house afire when the pot of hot oil tipped over on his deck while deep-...


cleobeach commented 8 months ago

Aligot Potatoes

by outRIAAge 9 months ago

This one just came in over the wire from the NY Times. I've never made it, but I know for a fact that you need a rice...

mangeur commented 8 months ago

Thanksgiving Dinner near Waterbury CT

by geminigirl 10 months ago

Hi, due to a change in plans, we will be dining out with in laws this Thanksgiving. I have had a tough time finding ...

BiscuitBoy commented 8 months ago

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Cranberry Sauce from Healdsburg's Downtown Bakery

by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

To wrap up my holiday recap, I bought cranberry sauce from Downtown Bakery in Healdsburg. This was the second year I'...

Thanksgiving dessert reco?

by carole6860 6 years ago

Can anyone reco a great place to reserve and pick up or ship desserts for Thanksgiving? I usually make everything f...

Melanie Wong commented 9 months ago

New Orleans Thanksgiving 2015

by Sarasml 2 years ago

Hello CH people! We are running to NO for Thanksgiving and I am looking for personal faves for the following Sug...


collardman commented 9 months ago

Thanksgiving 2016: What's On Your Menu?

by TorontoJo 10 months ago

Yep, it's that time of year again! Normal people might think a month ahead is too early to begin planning, but I'm pr...

jen kalb commented 9 months ago

Thanksgiving Day in Boston, 2016

by BostonBestEats 9 months ago

What are you cooking/eating/doing in the Boston area for Thanksgiving Day 2017? Heading to a friends for Thanksgiv...


sallyt commented 9 months ago

Thanksgiving 2016: Bringing a side dish?

by chefMolnar 9 months ago

Are you bringing a side dish to someone else's for Thanksgiving this year? What are you bringing?

hill food commented 9 months ago

Albany Thanksgiving

by syrchow 10 months ago

Meeting in Albany for an eight-person Thanksgiving meal. Looking for a place that serves the traditional turkey dinn...


trakman commented 9 months ago

Need 2nd entree to pair with beef stew night before Thanksgiving

by TGiving_is_Best 9 months ago

In my family there is a long tradition of having beef stew the night before Thanksgiving for dinner. This year we are...


valerie commented 9 months ago

Deep Fried Boneless Turkey?

by justbeingpolite 9 months ago

Has anyone tried this? Am I crazy? I've done boneless turkey several times, so I'm comfortable with deboning the bi...

justbeingpolite commented 9 months ago

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