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Brining and Cooking the Perfect Turkey with Delicious Gravy

Brining and Cooking the Perfect Turkey with Delicious Gravy

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"A big turkey is brined over the course of several days and roasted for tender, juicy meat and a big batch of delicious gravy." — by Krystal L. 
Broccoli Cheese Squares

Broccoli Cheese Squares

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"Broccoli is baked into a cheesy egg mixture creating quiche-like squares perfect for a Thanksgiving appetizer or brunch menu item." — by Margaret Syrotiak 
Cajun Deep-Fried Turkey

Cajun Deep-Fried Turkey

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"Delicious, juicy and tender, this recipe was given to me by a true Cajun sixteen years ago and has been on our Thanksgiving table ever since." — by Peg in East Tennessee 
Carl's Turkey Stuffing

Carl's Turkey Stuffing

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"This easy stuffing uses sage-flavored sausage and green onions for a memorable holiday bird." — by Barbara 
Cast-Iron Skillet Prime Rib Roast and Gravy

Cast-Iron Skillet Prime Rib Roast and Gravy

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"Use your cast-iron skillet to sear a juicy beef standing rib roast, then cook the roast to perfection and make a savory red wine gravy all in the same pan." — by al99 
Cheater's Thanksgiving Turkey

Cheater's Thanksgiving Turkey

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"Lean turkey breast cutlets are breaded in tasty seasoned stuffing crumbs and baked in the oven for a quick main dish that tastes like Thanksgiving." — by ladybug.in.my.kitchen 
Chef John's Boneless Whole Turkey

Chef John's Boneless Whole Turkey

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"Chef John's delicious and simple roasted boneless whole turkey avoids the fuss of carving table-side. All of the flavor, none of the bones!" — by Chef John 
Chef John's Honey-Glazed Ham

Chef John's Honey-Glazed Ham

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"Chef John's recipe for a simple, delicious, and crispy-crusted honey-glazed ham will be a favorite at your holiday table." — by Chef John 
Chef John's Roast Turkey and Gravy

Chef John's Roast Turkey and Gravy

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"The biggest myth in all of American cookery is the belief that a juicy, perfectly cooked turkey is difficult for the novice cook to achieve. One of the secrets to a moist, delicious, and beautiful turkey is spreading butter under the skin. You can season the butter any way you want; the possibilities are endless." — by Chef John 
Chiarello's Herb Roasted Turkey

Chiarello's Herb Roasted Turkey

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"Rosemary, thyme, sage, and oregano--fresh herbs bring out the rich flavors of roasted turkey and vegetables served with lots of gravy." — by Progresso® 
Cinderella Pumpkin Bowl with Vegetables and Sausage

Cinderella Pumpkin Bowl with Vegetables and Sausage

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"Use a hollowed-out pumpkin to cook and serve this casserole with its bonanza of vegetables, from carrots, celery, bell peppers, broccoli and more, to winter favorites such as rutabaga, parsnips, and cabbage seasoned with onion soup mix and savory kielbasa sausage. Mix and match the veggie assortment as you choose." — by gptraveler 
Citrus Honey Brined Smoked Turkey

Citrus Honey Brined Smoked Turkey

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"Take your time to brine a turkey with a citrus-honey mixture, then smoke the bird for hours over an outdoor grill for a wonderfully juicy and full-flavored turkey." — by Mary Jane Brown 
Cola Roast Turkey

Cola Roast Turkey

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"A roasted turkey turns a rich caramel brown color and has a hint of sweetness when you baste it with an unexpected ingredient - 2 cups of cola." — by Leslie Eickhoff-Davis 
Cornbread Dressing With Gravy

Cornbread Dressing With Gravy

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"A big, tasty baked casserole of cornbread, stuffing, and cooked chicken or turkey meat is served topped with a rich poultry gravy. Even though it's called a "dressing," it's a meal in itself." — by candace 
Cornbread Stuffing With Sausage

Cornbread Stuffing With Sausage

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"The name says it all! Ground sausage is cooked with celery and onions, then baked with cornbread, bread crumbs and chicken broth." — by sal 
Cornish Hens with Garlic Cream Cheese

Cornish Hens with Garlic Cream Cheese

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"Four simple ingredients are all you need to make a savory and rich Cornish hen main dish. Serve alongside warm French bread." — by Rachel Armont 
Cranberry Stuffed Game Hens

Cranberry Stuffed Game Hens

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"Serve Chef John's moist and delicious cranberry-stuffed game hens this Thanksgiving instead of the same-old turkey." — by Chef John 
Cranberry Stuffed Turkey Breasts

Cranberry Stuffed Turkey Breasts

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"I made these once for a holiday dinner party and they were such a hit that I started making them for Thanksgiving instead of a whole turkey. Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com." — by Esther Nelson 
Cranberry Stuffed Turkey Breasts

Cranberry Stuffed Turkey Breasts

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"These beautiful spiraled medallions are created by rolling bread stuffing, dried cranberries and chopped pecans in butterflied turkey breasts. Each roll is browned in butter and baked before slicing." — by Esther Nelson 
Cranberry Thanksgiving Turkey Sandwich

Cranberry Thanksgiving Turkey Sandwich

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"Sliced Maple Honey Turkey makes a great sandwich on whole wheat bread with mayo and cranberry sauce." — by Butterball® 
 
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