Who doesn't love a holiday that's based off giving thanks to those you love and cherish?! In addition we get to gather to watch some football as we all cozy up on the couch. To top off this fortunate day, comes the notorious home cooked feast! What more can we ask for?  

"I can't cook a Thanksgiving dinner! All I can make is cold cereal and maybe toast" -Charlie Brown

Nervous for being the chef this year? Are you worried that your traditional recipes are going out of favor? Or would you just like to try something new? Don't worry, you won't be quoting Charlie Brown this Thanksgiving feast if you follow some of our favorite handpicked recipes! These Thanksgiving recipes will be so much fun to make, and finger licking' good!


Turkey in a blanket 

Ingredients:

-1 (18- to 20-pound) fresh turkey

-3 tablespoons vegetable oil

-2 medium white onions, peeled and halved

-3 medium celery stalks, halved crosswise

-10 medium garlic cloves, peeled

-6 medium ripe pears, such as Anjou or Bosc

-1 pound thinly sliced smoked bacon

Click link for instructions: https://www.chowhound.com/recipes/bacon-wrapped-turkey-with-pear-cider-gravy-11130


Garlic parmesan broccoli & potatoes in foil 

Ingredients: 

-3 tablespoons olive oil

-3 cloves garlic, minced

-1 tablespoon Italian seasoning

-1/4 teaspoon onion powder Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste

-24 ounces broccoli florets*

-16 ounces baby potatoes, halved

-1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan

-2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley leaves

Click link for instructions: https://damndelicious.net/2015/06/29/garlic-parmesan-broccoli-and-potatoes-in-foil/


Mashed sweet potatoes 

Ingredients: 

-2 lbs sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-inch pieces

-1/4 cup to 1/3 cup milk

-2 tablespoons salted butter

-1/4 teaspoon Kosher salt or sea salt

Click link for instructions:https://www.twopeasandtheirpod.com/mashed-sweet-potatoes/


Salted caramel rice crispy treats

Ingredients:

-3 tablespoons butter

-4 cups mini marshmallows

-6 cups rice krispies cereal

-20 caramels unwrapped

-1 1/2 tablespoons heavy cream

-coarse salt

Click link for instructions: http://laurenslatest.com/salted-caramel-rice-krispie-treats/