It’s that time of year again. Time to start planning and preparing for the big turkey day meal. Are you wanting to try something different this year? Perhaps a new side or tasty dessert? Here are some delicious, highly-rated recipes that just might spice things up a bit on your dinner table.
Deep-Fried Turkey (here's the recipe)
If you haven't deep-fried a turkey yet, you need to try it. Those who do swear by it and never turn back. The process isn't too laborious. You'll just need to get a big enough pot and be cautious of that hot oil splashing.
Savory Ham (here's the recipe)
For some, ham is a staple during Thanksgiving. The simplicity of this recipe makes it all the more appealing. It's just 2 ingredients! A ham and 2 cups of brown sugar. Throw it in a crock pot, let it cook for 8 hours, and you'll have a juicy, delicious ham.
Tried-And-True Stuffing (here's the recipe)
If you have been buying Stove Top stuffing mix, it's time to level up and try a homemade recipe this year. With over 3,000 perfect reviews, this one is a winner. Even those who make homemade stuffing might find this one to be better!
Beefed-Up Green Bean Casserole (here's the recipe)
We've all had green bean casseroles that lacked flavor. This recipe adds some new dimensions by adding bacon and cheese to provide a tastier side. If you don't want to switch up recipes, you could always just add bacon to your current one for a new twist!
Soft Dinner Rolls (here's the recipe)
There's nothing like a warm dinner roll. And while this recipe isn't as good as a Texas Roadhouse roll, it's getting you close.
Roasted Brussels Sprouts (here's the recipe)
We know. We know. Brussels Sprouts has a bad reputation. If done right, though, it can be quite tasty. Roasting them in the oven with some olive oil, salt, and pepper is all you'll need!
Pumpkin Pie CAKE (here's the recipe)
You definitely know about pumpkin pie, but have you ever heard of pumpkin pie cake? For those who prefer cake, this is a no-brainer. It gives you a sweet, consistent taste while still offering a rich pumpkin flavor.
We Had To Add This One (here's the recipe)
No matter the occasion, chocolate chip cookies are a must! We've tested various recipes and this one stands alone. It's got the perfect combination of sugar and flour, making for the most delicious of chocolate chip cookies. Oh, and add in a cup or two of M&M's as a nice extra touch!
Bon Appetit and Happy Thanksgiving!