Thanksgiving

26 11 2008

Tomorrow is American Thanksgiving so to get into the spirit, here are a number of side dish and dessert suggestions that you can add to your turkey to create a delicious menu.  All dishes are vegetarian and can be made in advance so you’ll have time to focus on the important aspects of the day!

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Butternut Squash Gratin

Rich and cheesy with a hint of sweetness, this makes a great vegetable dish with fall’s essential flavours.

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Potato-Sage Dressing

One of the most important dishes for Thanksgiving, this vegetarian version is moist and flavourful even though it’s cooked outside of the turkey.

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Corn Scallop

Although I originally made this recipe with roasted fresh corn, you can easily substitute canned or frozen corn.

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Cranberry Sauce

A must-have on many Thanksgiving tables, this version uses fresh cranberries and doesn’t take much more effort than opening a can (really!)

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Apple Caramel Tart

An impressive dessert that’s easier to make than it looks.

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Pumpkin Pie with Maple Walnut Praline

Pumpkin pie is a Thanksgiving classic.  I’ve dressed it up with maple-walnut praline and pastry leaves so it looks elegant but still tastes delicious.

Bon Appétit and Happy Thanksgiving!

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26 11 2008
drcorner

Wow! Tremendous job…both on the photography and wetting my appetite! 😀

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your Family. Check out my helpful guide for the holiday…thanks. It’s been a rough Year for many, I hope you enjoy it just as much.

http://drcorner.wordpress.com/2008/11/26/a-happy-thanksgiving-to-all/

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