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This recipe for roast turkey won third place in The 1989 Old Farmer's Almanac Recipe Contest. It...
Pumpkin Pie is as traditional as turkey for Thanksgiving, so here are two, a little different. Line...
This recipe is simple and delicious, a perfect holiday standard. To save even more time, use...
Those convenient little packages of baby carrots make a tasty side dish, simmered in cider. The red...
This Bagged Roast Turkey recipe won second prize in The 1989 Old Farmer's Almanac Recipe Contest....
Serve halves in individual bowls, or scoop out cooked squash and mound into single serving bowl.
Prep Time: varies Cook Time: 1 hour 15 min. Servings 8 Original Recipe Yield 1 loaf Ingredients...
The preparation for these lemon-zingy olives originated in Lebanon, where lemons infuse practically...
This recipe comes from Kevin Long, executive chef at Tosca in Hingham, Massachusetts. One of the...
Chef Rob Evans of Hugo’s in Portland, Maine, says that although he doesn’t manipulate turkey too...
This recipe was perfected by Mother Mary Clare in the monastery kitchen of the St. Scholastica...
This recipe came from one of my freinds, in Prineville, Oregon. This is a wonderful way to start...
A good grade canned chicken broth may be substituted.
More a cake than a fruitcake, this winning combination of chocolate and dried cherries will keep...
Make this punch in huge batches and store it on your front porch during the cold winter months.
This tangy cranberry compote is a great way to refresh your taste buds mid-meal.
Chef Jean-Louis Gerin took old-fashioned cranberry sauce, reworked it, and sent it to the end of...
Chill all the ingredients before making this festive punch. If you prefer, use unsweetened...
For shortcake biscuits you can use store bought or Minnie's Shortcake
This, my mother’s cranberry recipe, is mandatory at our Thanksgiving gatherings. I can’t imagine...
This colorful salad could become a new Thanksgiving tradition, but don’t save it for once a year –...
Cranberries have much more to offer your menu planning than a once-a-year relish. This silky...
This makes a great first course, served with a simple salad.
Serve over vanilla ice cream or with a dollop of crème fraîche. If no Seckel pears are available...
During testing, our staff proclaimed that these were the most delicious Brussels sprouts they’d...
They’re rich and satisfying, yet super-easy and lighter than most “creamed” recipes. Fresh onions...
The tangy combination of tart apples and hot spices elevates squash to first-course holiday status.
This is a good antidote to rich holiday fare. If you're in a hurry. forgo salting the eggplant, a...
Use an 11- to 12-inch skillet to recycle the leftovers from your Thanksgiving or Christmas feast.
In 1960 Time magazine noted a new snack that had commandeered the cocktail party circuit: “Rarely...
This is a favorite family recipe handed down from my grandmother who came from Nova Scotia.
Giblets are the turkey's neck, heart, gizzard, and liver, which are usually found tucked, like a...
A rich, creamy pie that’s good plain or topped with whipped cream.
Try this method and you'll never use your oven again. The turkey cooks in half the time...
Executive chef Geoff Gardner of Sel de la Terre in Boston offers this simple recipe as a way to...
Using “a little of this and a little of that,” the Misses Fitch and Poor came up with this recipe,...
This chutney is also wonderful when served with roasted or grilled meats.
This recipe is adapted from Cooking in Old Creole Days, by Celestine Eustis (Derrydale Press, New...
Because filling the turkey with stuffing requires a longer roasting time and can increase the risk...
In the U.S., it wasn’t until 1863 that President Lincoln proclaimed Thanksgiving a national holiday...
It wasn’t until 1863 that President Lincoln proclaimed Thanksgiving a national holiday, urged by...
Ramadan’s monthlong sunrise-to-sunset fast in honor of the revelation of the first verses of the...
These crisp potato pancakes are eaten during the eight-day Jewish festival of Chanukah. The...
Courtesy of The 2001 Old Farmer's Almanac article, “The Pie Ladies of Plain City, Ohio.” Louella...
The addition of pure maple syrup makes this wonderful pie unique. Gram’s recipes are always the ...

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