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Deconstructed Turkey: A Succulent Alternative to a Thanksgiving Classic

Deconstructed Turkey: A Succulent Alternative to a Thanksgiving Classic

| November 13, 2013 | 1 Comment

Perhaps it is unthinkable to sit down to your Thanksgiving dinner without the ceremony of bringing a whole golden brown bird to the table and carving it to applause. But if it’s succulent flavor you are after, you really can’t go wrong with this version.

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13 Ways of Looking at a Brussels Sprout

13 Ways of Looking at a Brussels Sprout

| November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

13 Ways of Looking at a Brussels Sprout, with recipes (and an apology to Wallace Stevens).

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Orange and Ginger Spiced Cranberry Sauce

Orange and Ginger Spiced Cranberry Sauce

| November 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

Homemade cranberry sauce is crazy easy to make. I mean it. It is stone cold simple. Once you try it, I promise you will never buy the weird canned stuff again. This cranberry sauce elevates the traditional version with the addition of fragrant orange zest and juice, ginger, and warm spices.

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Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Recipes

Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Recipes

| November 13, 2010 | 46 Comments

So what did I miss most about Thanksgiving once I learned I was gluten intolerant? What was the first thing I just had to recreate so that I could enjoy this holiday like a normal person? You might laugh at the simplicity of my needs, but I’ll share anyways: it was the humble dinner roll.

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Butternut Squash Risotto

Butternut Squash Risotto

| November 25, 2009 | 0 Comments

This Butternut Squash Risotto is meant to be shared and enjoyed with those near and dear to you. It is warm and comforting, creamy and rich, and taste like home. The perfect addition to your Thanksgiving table.

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Pumpkin Cheesecake with a Pecan Shortbread Crust

Pumpkin Cheesecake with a Pecan Shortbread Crust

| November 19, 2009 | 8 Comments

But pumpkin pie can be more than the standard fare of pureed pumpkin mixed with cream, sugar, eggs, and spices in a butter or graham cracker crust. I mean, honestly, do we all need to make the same pie every year? So this holiday, after a lifetime of eating traditional pumpkin pie on Thanksgiving, I decided I was in the mood for something a little different.

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Sweet Potato Gratin

Sweet Potato Gratin

| November 14, 2009 | 0 Comments

Turkey season is upon us, and for me, that means sweet potato season! I love sweet potato in pretty much any form — baked, fried, pie’d — but in this gratin form, it is savory-sweet bliss at its finest.

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