Holidays

Thanksgiving recipes 2021: What to cook this year

Advertisement

Thanksgiving is here which means it’s time for all of your traditional favorite dishes as well as a few festive new things to try. If you’re still debating the sides or cooking methods or want to know what to do with all of those leftovers, here are recipes perfect for your Thanksgiving 2021.

From appetizers to desserts, 101 recipes for a delicious Thanksgiving

While Thanksgiving is a time to spend with family and friends, everyone knows that the real star of the holiday is the food. But there’s more to a turkey day feast than just potatoes, stuffing and meat. These 101 incredible Thanksgiving recipes will wow your table … and your taste buds. Read more.

Advertisement

How much turkey should I buy? And other Thanksgiving food questions, answered

The Daily Meal consulted Butterball University for answers to questions like when you should buy your turkey, what you can make ahead of time, how to fix mushy mashed potatoes and more. Read more.

Advertisement

Should you air-fry, oven-roast or deep-fry your turkey?

The Daily Meal broke down each option so you can determine which method is best for you and your guests. Read more.

Advertisement

The 25 best stuffing recipes for the holidays

At its core, stuffing is just a mixture of bread, vegetables, aromatic herbs, butter and a generous pour of some kind of stock. But the star of the Thanksgiving sides deserves a little extra love around the holiday season. From stuffing cups to one-pot stuffing, these are the most creative, easy-to-make and satisfying stuffing recipes for your holiday menu this year. Read more.

Advertisement

Keep your oven clear with these slow-cooker Thanksgiving side dishes

Countertop appliances to the rescue! Air-fryers do a fine job roasting Brussels sprouts. A large toaster oven crisps dinner rolls. A countertop convection oven handles a shallow baking dish filled with green bean casserole. Read more.

Advertisement

A step-by-step guide to choosing and cooking a great Thanksgiving turkey

Follow these steps gathered from recipes by some of America’s foremost chefs, and your turkey will be a Thanksgiving showstopper. Read more.

Advertisement

4 pumpkin recipes to serve this holiday season

My list of favorite pumpkin items grows each fall. By now, I’m over my pumpkin spice latte obsession, but still mighty hungry for the mellow, sweet goodness of pumpkin. Milder and lighter than butternut, cooking with pumpkin easily transitions from sweets to savories. Read more.

Advertisement

30 recipes to incorporate cranberry into your meals

Maybe cranberry sauce and cranberry muffins are the only things you think of when you hear the word cranberry. If that’s the case, these cranberry recipes are going to change your holiday cooking game. Read more.

Advertisement

Tips for roasting and carving a turkey

Turkey is an integral part of holiday dinners, but most people only make this big bird once or twice a year. It can be easy to forget exactly how to pick and roast the perfect turkey, and it’s even easier to walk right into common turkey buying, roasting and carving mistakes. Luckily, you can avoid holiday blunders by knowing what these turkey faux pas are and how you can avoid them. Read more.

Advertisement

From turkey to wine, here is how long your Thanksgiving leftovers will last

After putting so much effort into beloved Thanksgiving recipes, you’ll want to make sure nothing goes to waste and that you have plenty of leftovers to enjoy over the rest of the holiday weekend. When putting away cooked food, it’s important to practice proper food safety. Read more.

Advertisement

25 recipes to use up Thanksgiving leftovers

For all your day-after-turkey-day needs, here are 25 casseroles, sandwiches, soups and more you can make with your Thanksgiving leftovers. Read more.


Advertisement