Spiced Cider

It’d be far more apt to call this “Spiked Cider” or “Boozy Cider” given the benevolent amount of bourbon in this toddy.

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  • 5 M
  • 20 M
  • 4

Spiced Nut Cake | Mirliton

All the flavor of traditional pain d’épices, none of the gluten. This super simple cake certainly has some je ne sais quoi.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 0

Cranberry Margarita

And you thought talking politics with Aunt Em was fun after she’s had a few sips of wine. Just wait’ll you slip her something stronger.

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  • 35 M
  • 45 M
  • 6

Sugared Cranberries

Cranberries and sugar. Two things you probably have in abundance at the moment. May as well put them to extra sparkly use.

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  • 20 M
  • 11 H
  • 7

Tales From the Kids’ Table

Love it or loathe it, the kids’ table played a formative role in most childhoods, evidenced by these tales of daring and debauchery.

Rosemary Carrot Puree

This one’s for the gluten-free, dairy-free, low-carb, and Paleo peeps. It’s unlike anything you’ve ever had, we guarantee it.

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  • 15 M
  • 25 M
  • 3

Smoked Turkey

It’s not just about how lovely a turkey imbued with smoke would be. It’s also about how lovely an empty oven on Thanksgiving would be.

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  • 20 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 8

Cranberry Sauce

This little make-ahead number is easy as can be, requires no coveted stove-top space before the big meal, and tastes, well, wow.

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  • 5 M
  • 1 H, 5 M
  • 10

Turkey Brine

Perhaps the simplest, most versatile brine ever. Seriously. Just salt and water. Surely you can handle that.

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  • 5 M
  • 25 M
  • 2

Sweet Potato and Apple Latkes

These lovely latkes are crisp without, creamy within, and sweet throughout thanks to the dulcet tones of sweet potatoes and apples.

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  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 6

Gingersnap and Sweet Potato Casserole

A Thanksgiving classic revisited with an added emphasis on sugar and spice and, yes, everything nice. A sweet potato mash topped with marshmallow and—believe it or not—crushed gingersnaps. Heresy? Or high-five-worthy? You tell us.

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  • 15 M
  • 2 H
  • 0

Creamed Spinach

This roux-less—and fuss-less—creamed spinach isn’t quite the classic, though no one’s complaining about that.

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 2

Green Bean Casserole

Green beans? Check. Creamy mushroomy sauce? Check. Can opener? Uh…no thank you. Not this Thanksgiving.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0

Hoosier Sugar Cream Pie Recipe

Strange how such a sweetly stunning sensation can be just sugar, cream, flour, and vanilla. Couldn’t be easier—or more addictive.

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  • 20 M
  • 5 H
  • 24
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