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From appetizers to desserts: 94 Thanksgiving recipes

96 Recipes
From appetizers to desserts: 94 Thanksgiving recipes

Classic pumpkin pie

Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Brussels sprouts braised with bacon and chestnuts

Time 40 minutes
Yields Serves 4 to 6

Frico with fennel-apple slaw

Time 30 minutes
Yields Serves 4 as a first course or appetizer

Fresh mincemeat pie

Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 10

Roast hedgehog potatoes

Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Roast turkey with wild mushrooms

Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 10

Chocolate bouchons

Time 45 minutes
Yields Makes 12 bouchons

Chocolate and pink peppercorn meringues

Time 50 minutes
Yields Makes about 3 dozen meringues

Whole-grain mustard rolls

Time 1 hour
Yields Makes 2 dozen rolls

Braised red cabbage with toasted hazelnuts

Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 10

Brown butter mashed potatoes with fried sage

Time 40 minutes
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Roasted pumpkin salad

Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 10

Pumpkin cake with sour cream ganache

Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Yields Serves 12 to 16

Pumpkin seed stuffing with chorizo

Time 1 hour 40 minutes
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Dungeness crab spring rolls with endive and almonds

Time 40 minutes
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Warm barley and kale salad with roasted pears and candied prosciutto

Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 10

Creamy mushroom ragout over sweet potato cakes

Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 12

Pissaladiere with spiced ricotta, radicchio and poached apricots

Time 2 hours 30 minutes
Yields Makes 24 pieces

Pear-blackberry pie

Time 2 hours
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Apple-cranberry pie

Time 1 hour 45 minutes
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Chestnut-celery root puree

Time 45 minutes
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Cranberry orange cornmeal cake

Time 1 hour 40 minutes
Yields Serves 18

Broccoli and roasted garlic soup

Time 1 hour
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Mushroom and cheese calzones

Time 2 hours
Yields Serves 2 1/2 dozen

Plantain empanadas with chipotle crema

Time 2 hours
Yields Makes 30 empanadas

Romesco with grilled bread, spring onions and shrimp

Time 45 minutes
Yields Serves 4 to 8

Pumpkin pie ice cream with pecan praline

Time 25 minutes
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Chanterelle-sage bread pudding

Time 1 hour
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Intertwined rosemary and black pepper breads

Time 2 hours 35 minutes
Yields Makes 24 slices

Sweet potato puree with hazelnut souffle top

Time 1 hour 40 minutes
Yields Serves 6

Peppery roasted squash

Time 35 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Glazed cipollini with pancetta

Time 45 minutes
Yields Serves 4 to 6

Spiced pumpkin soup in roasted pumpkins

Time 2 hours
Yields Serves 12

Squash baked with sage and chile butter

Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Chioggia beet salad with horseradish creme fraiche

Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Kabocha squash creme caramel

Time 3 hours 40 minutes
Yields Serves 12

Maury Rubin's pumpkin pie

Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Yields Serves 12

Cheddar-sage cornbread

Time 1 hour
Yields Serves 9 to 12

Meyer lemon green beans

Time 20 minutes
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Heritage bird with spice rub and herbs

Time 4 hours
Yields Serves 10 to 12 with leftovers

Chestnut-sage Stuffing

Time 30 minutes
Yields Makes enough for a 16-pound turkey (7 cups)

Creamy mashed potatoes

Time 30 minutes
Yields Serves 10 to 12

Sweet potato gratin

Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Yields Serves 10 to 12

Classic apple pie

Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Cranberry-tangerine relish

Time 10 minutes
Yields Serves 12

Potato gratin forestiere

Time 1 hour 50 minutes
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Shrimp with avocado salsa

Time 55 minutes
Yields Makes 12 canapes

Triple silken pumpkin torte

Time 2 hours 15 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 10

Sweet potato pie with pecan streusel

Time 1 hour
Yields Serves 8

Pear frangipane tart

Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Sun-dried-tomato-stuffed eggs

Time Active work time: 25 minutes Total preparation time: 1 hour 15 minutes
Yields Makes 24 eggs

Pecan pie

Time Active work time: 20 minutes Total preparation time: 1 hour plus 2 1/2 hours chilling
Yields Serves 8

Fuyu persimmon salad with cumin-lime vinaigrette

Time 40 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Turkey gravy

Time Active work time: 20 minutes Total preparation time: 2 hours 15 minutes
Yields Makes 2 cups gravy

Mom Parsons' cranberries

Time 15 minutes
Yields Makes 2 1/2 cups

Raw turnip and rutabaga salad with watercress

Time 30 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Whole-wheat blini with green olive tapenade

Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Yields Serves 12 to 14

Creamy mushroom and roasted onion soup

Time 40 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Cream of parsnip soup with crisp-fried pancetta

Time 1 hour 35 minutes
Yields Serves 6

Olives with lemon and rosemary

Time 10 minutes
Yields Serves 12

White bean, anchovy and caper spread

Time 10 minutes
Yields Makes about 1 1/3 cups

Fennel with green tapenade

Time 20 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Pecan brown-butter bread

Time 1 hour 45 minutes
Yields Makes 1 (9-inch-by- 5-inch) loaf, about 12 slices

Braised corn with chanterelles

Time 15 minutes
Yields Serves 4

Succotash

Time 30 minutes
Yields Serves 2

Basic deglazing sauce

Time 15 minutes
Yields Makes 1 cup

Pear and Apple Salad With Cranberry Vinaigrette

Time 25 minutes
Yields Serves 4

Rockenwagner Ginger Scones

Time 1 hour
Yields Makes 9 scones

Yankee Cranberry Apple Crisp

Time 2 hours
Yields Serves 8 to 10

Persimmon Cake With Rum Orange Icing

Time 2 hours
Yields Serves 20 to 24

Viennese Hazelnut Chocolate Raspberry Bars

Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Yields Makes 48 bars

Caramelized onions

Time 4 hours
Yields Makes about 2 1/2 cups

Chocolate cardamom mousse with pound cake and raspberries

Time 35 minutes
Yields Serves 12 to 16

Chocolate shortcakes with brandied cherries

Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Yields Serves 8

Grissini (breadsticks)

Time 55 minutes
Yields Makes 4 dozen breadsticks

Bruleed pumpkin pie

Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Yields Serves 8

The ultimate turkey

Time 3 hours
Yields Serves 11 to 15

Ruby Port cranberry sauce

Time 20 minutes
Yields Makes about 2 cups

Mixed greens soup

Time 1 hour 45 minutes
Yields Serves 12

Roasted baby parsnips

Time 1 hour
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Cornmeal muffins with apricots and rosemary

Time 40 minutes
Yields Serves 12

My father's cranberry sauce

Time 25 minutes
Yields Makes 6 cups

Salmon rillettes

Time 45 minutes
Yields Serves 10 to 12 (makes about 3 1/4 cups)

Spiced sweet potato puree

Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Yields Serves 10 to 12

Roasted eggplant dip with walnuts

Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Yields Serves 6

Pumpkin cheesecake

Time 2 hours 50 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 12

Adam Perry Lang's gravy

Time 2 hours 45 minutes
Yields Makes a scant 3 cups gravy

Crispy mushroom dressing with apple and sage

Time 2 hours
Yields Serves 8 to 10

Cranberry sauce with apple flavors

Time 25 minutes
Yields Serves 6 to 8

Parsnips and charred radicchio

Time 1 hour
Yields Serves 6 to 8

French salad

Time 15 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 12

Pumpkin pie with maple whipped cream

Time 3 hours 15 minutes
Yields Serves 8 to 10


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