Thanksgiving Food Alternatives
Turkey. Stuffing. Green beans. Deviled eggs. Pumpkin pie. BORRRING! Are you tired of eating the same exact things every single year on Thanksgiving Day? Why not mix it up and try out some new recipes this year! Check out these ideas:
Time to tempt the taste buds. Just make sure your guests don’t fill up on these scrumptious morsels!
Dates Stuffed with Pine Nuts
Baked Brie with Hazelnuts and Thyme
The star of the show…the main course must be a crowd-pleaser. But, forget about the wishbone, with these dishes, you don’t need luck!
Lobster Pot Pies
Filet Mignon with Mushrooms and Madeira
Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Maple Cinnamon Sage Brown Butter
Serving to compliment the main course, these offerings are worth a try instead of the same ol’, same ol’.
Spice-Roasted Cauliflower and Jerusalem Artichokes
Cheesy Barley Gratin
Steamed Carrots with Lemon-Dill Vinaigrette
Ditch the lame pumpkin pie and opt for some of these tasty alternatives instead!
Chocolate Mousse Pie with Phyllo Crust
Salted Caramel Pecan Cheesecake
Peanut Butter Cookies with Berry Sorbet
Water with a twist of lemon is best to drink when washing down a meal of this magnitude, but here are several other options available to quench your thirst.
Hot Cranberry-Pineapple Punch
Sparkling Apple Tea
Peppermint Mocha Latte
I know they call it “turkey day” for a reason, but go rogue and do your own thing on Thanksgiving. Your guests will be pleasantly surprised and you may discover some new favorite recipes. Surely something to be thankful for!