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cranberry sauce

by ronojo 1 day ago

Need a recipe for cranberry sauce that is whole30 compliant. This means no sugar, no honey, no artificial sweetener....


MikeG commented 2 hours ago

Macaroni and cheese for Thanksgiving side?

by mushroomaffairs 2 years ago

I really want to make some sort of mac and cheese dish for Thanksgiving but am afraid the dish will lend to the alrea...

Ttrockwood commented 7 hours ago

Thanksgiving Etiquette (rant alert)

by ssahls 1 day ago

1. RSVP. Teach your kids to RSVP 2. Don't come as a guest for 20 years and never offer to host. 3. Don't bring your...


acgold7 commented 9 hours ago

Office Thanksgiving potluck ideas please!

by chitodc 8 years ago

My office is having its annual Thanksgiving potluck, and in past years I've kinda copped out and brought store-bought...


Tara57 commented 14 hours ago

Chinatown Thanksgiving recs

by luckiestduck 5 days ago

Can anyone recommend a great Chinese restaurant for4 of us on Thanksgiving? Thanks!

erica commented 16 hours ago

Advice on roasting a turkey drumstick

by vvv03 17 hours ago

My sister and I took over thanksgiving cooking a couple of years ago from our mother and we now fry the turkey. My mo...


acgold7 commented 16 hours ago

Where can I purchase Turkey Giblets?

by s4zando 20 hours ago

Does anyone know where in the TCs I could purchase some turkey giblets and neck (equivalent to what's typically in on...


acgold7 commented 18 hours ago

Thanksgiving Cocktails

by jlovesfood 3 days ago

The Barefoot Contessa has long been a leader in home-cooked, gourmet meals and ultimate party planning. Her cookbooks...

stevewi commented 2 days ago

Thanksgiving 2017 Discussion

by bblonde 25 days ago

I hope I'm not duplicating! I just realized that 4 weeks from today is Turkey day!! I know I can't be the only one ...


Madrid commented 3 days ago

Thanksgiving dinner

by tdombrow 9 days ago

Looking for somewhere to eat thanksgiving dinner while in Denver. Suggestions?


DeborahL commented 3 days ago

Thanksgiving Dinner - Restaurant

by Ayelene 6 days ago

We typically have a traditional Thanksgiving meal at home, but through a series of unfortunate events (and much to my...


boratini commented 4 days ago

Thanksgiving turkey: Fairway's Organic GMO Free Whole Turkey vs. Honeysuckle White® Fresh Whole Turkey

by samiklaus 8 days ago

This is not my first time cooking Thanksgiving dinner, but every year I fuss over choosing the best turkey available ...


Meatthecutter commented 4 days ago

Hosting an American Thanksgiving Dinner in Ireland

by gris_caceres 18 days ago

I've heard that some food items common for preparing a traditional American Thanksgiving meal are not available in Ir...


Querencia commented 4 days ago

Sausage Cornbread Dressing

by StephAnnM 7 days ago

So, my mother has been talking about the kind of dressing her mother made at Thanksgiving (dressing, not stuffing, if...


Khotso98 commented 6 days ago

Seasonal Drinks Party Suggestions?

by frenchcountrykitchen 7 days ago

Hi all. My husband and I are having our first Thanksgiving ‘drinks and nibbles’ party, and we are hoping for recommen...

LaLa commented 6 days ago

Who's Open Thanksgiving at Less $50 Each

by TenderNob 11 days ago

Looking for a place for four people at an early (4 PM) dinner that's accessible by Muni. Unfortunately Chinese is dep...


tre2012 commented 7 days ago

Should I Save the Turkey Fat?

by ChervilGeorge 8 days ago

I make my own chicken stock on a regular basis so always have tons of chicken fat leftover. I render it down and als...


ChervilGeorge commented 7 days ago

Thanksgiving--how many side dishes do you make for small groups?

by swfood 3 years ago

Curious, how many side dishes people are making for small gatherings (say 1-4 adults). There will be 4 of us, plus 2 ...

Ttrockwood commented 7 days ago

Fresh cranberry recipe wanted for Thanksgiving

by Tom Hall 15 years ago

My wife has assigned me a couple jobs for the upcoming holiday and one of them is to do the cranberry dish. I would ...


Querencia commented 8 days ago

Thanksgiving in SD

by cstr 23 days ago

Looking for a 'respectable' place for a Thanksgiving earlyish dinner. What's going down in the area for good traditi...

DoctorChow commented 10 days ago

Articles on Thanksgiving