Images of four mashed potatoes recipes -- roasted garlic mashed potatoes, garlic mashed potatoes, pumpkin mashed potatoes, and velvet mashed poatotes.

13 Mashed Potatoes Recipes

Whether you like your mashed spuds sinful or simple, indulgent or vegan, or any combination of the above, we’ve got what you’re wanting.

Images of four Thanksgiving side dish recipes -- broccoli blue cheese gratin, green bean casserole, biscuits, and macaroni au gratin.

11 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

Because the familiar is comforting. Even if it’s simply a favorite side dish to satisfy your soul. Here, foolproof strategies to ensure contentment at the Thanksgiving table.

Images of four turkey recipes -- a smoked turkey, a deep-fried turkey, a carved Texas-style smoked turkey, and a dry brine turkey.

14 Turkey Recipes

Recipes, techniques, tips, tricks, and other tactics for perfecting your holiday hen, whether you care for something simple and traditional or a little less expected.

Images of four of the best Thanksgiving recipes, including dry brined turkey, easy mashed potatoes, cranberry and orange relish, and a slice of pumpkin pie.

11 Best Thanksgiving Recipes

There’s a lot to be grateful for this Thanksgiving. And a lot of those things can’t be put into words. Here, some of our favorite ways to give thanks.

Images of four first Thanksgiving dinner recipes -- roast turkey, pan gravy, pan-fried green beans, and maple pumpkin pie.

Your First Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes

Whether it’s your first Thanksgiving dinner or just your first in a while, here are foolproof recipes and how-tos to see you through a dinner that’ll make everyone, including the cook, grateful.

Images of four Thanksgiving desserts -- pumpkin meringue pie, maple pumpkin pie, hot buttered rum apple pie, and wine soaked pears.

13 Thanksgiving Desserts

An homage to all the pies, cakes, tarts, and bars—including pumpkin, natch—that’d make a lovely Thanksgiving finish. ‘Cuz we all could use a little more sweetness lately.