Tag: Thanksgiving

Acorn Squash with Quinoa Cranberry Stuffing

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Acorn Squash with Quinoa Cranberry Stuffing

Celebrate the harvest with this easy, but filling, entrée. If you are looking for an easy weeknight dinner, you can’t go wrong with stuffed vegetables. In the summer we often eat stuffed zucchini. In the winter I find stuffing eggplant o be a cozy but satisfying meal. And autumn brings stuffed winter squash. Acorn squash […]

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Thanksgiving Planning – Get Ready Now

Filed in Real Food by on November 24, 2015 0 Comments
Thanksgiving Planning – Get Ready Now

Use today and tomorrow to get ready for the big day. You have made your plan, the menu is ready, the guests are invited and now it’s down to the cooking. Follow these last steps for a no-rush Thanksgiving you can enjoy. Time to thaw the turkey – in the refrigerator. Have you made your […]

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Spiced Cranberry Persimmon Sauce

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Spiced Cranberry Persimmon Sauce

Warm spices plus tart cranberries and sweet persimmons make an unusual Thanksgiving treat. Last week I was lucky enough to snag not one, but two kinds of persimmons at the grocery store. This is the first year I can remember seeing persimmons locally, although these specific fruits were grown in California. I happily snatched up […]

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Sourdough Herb Stuffing Bread

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Sourdough Herb Stuffing Bread

Make your own bread for homemade stuffing with added flavor and less fat. Note: This post was originally published on my long-neglected Hestia’s Kitchen blog, where you can find additional photos. Looking for a way to make your own sourdough starter? See our tutorial here. Save Print Sourdough Stuffing Bread You don’t have to use […]

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Planning Thanksgiving Dinner – The Actual Menu

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Planning Thanksgiving Dinner – The Actual Menu

Now that all the pre-planning is done, let’s choose an actual Thanksgiving menu! No matter which Thanksgiving dinner theme you have chosen, now is the time to decide exactly which items you will be serving. Meal Centerpiece: Due to tradition, and Norman Rockwell, this is usually a large golden baked turkey. However, there are other […]

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Planning Thanksgiving Dinner – Step One

Filed in Real Food by on November 6, 2015 0 Comments
Planning Thanksgiving Dinner – Step One

No last minute cooking rush – start planning your Thanksgiving celebration now. Are you hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year? Does the thought bring excitement, tinged with a little bit of panic? Don’t worry – some planning will erase all of that anxiety. Well, most of your anxiety any way! There are two truths about hosting […]

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