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Homestyle Turkey, the Michigander Way

Homestyle Turkey, the Michigander Way

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"Here's a simple recipe for preparing the holiday bird. It will be tasty and perfectly browned every time!" — by Robin C. 
Perfect Turkey

Perfect Turkey

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"A brine makes this roasted turkey extra moist and flavorful. Stuffed with vegetables, this bird is perfect for Thanksgiving and other holidays." — by Shelly White 
Slow Cooker Turkey Breast

Slow Cooker Turkey Breast

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"Quick and easy way to cook turkey in the slow cooker. With only two ingredients, the only hard part is waiting." — by ms_sally 
Homemade Mac and Cheese

Homemade Mac and Cheese

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"Sharp Cheddar and Parmesan cheese combine for this extra creamy mac ‘n‘ cheese recipe. Just 20 minutes to prep and 30 to bake." — by Judy 
Rosemary Roasted Turkey

Rosemary Roasted Turkey

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"In this method, which can be used with all types of poultry, olive oil infused with garlic and rosemary is rubbed between the skin and meat of the bird before roasting." — by Star Pooley 
Easy Herb Roasted Turkey

Easy Herb Roasted Turkey

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"This is an easy and delicious recipe for a turkey that is perfectly browned on the outside while being both tender and juicy on the inside!" — by LISAKHAMM 
A Simply Perfect Roast Turkey

A Simply Perfect Roast Turkey

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"Make your turkey taste just like grandma's with this simply seasoned roasted turkey recipe using salt, pepper, and turkey stock." — by Syd 
Bacon Wrapped Pork Medallions

Bacon Wrapped Pork Medallions

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"Tempting morsels of pork are wrapped in smoky bacon in this elegant dish." — by Eve Marie 
The World's Best Turkey

The World's Best Turkey

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"A bottle of champagne is the secret to this moist turkey stuffed with apples and baked in an oven bag." — by Sarah 
Juicy Thanksgiving Turkey

Juicy Thanksgiving Turkey

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"My grandmother and mother passed this recipe on to me. It changes just a little every year, because we've never written it down before. But it is always incredibly juicy and succulent!" — by Kirsten 
Slow Cooker Thanksgiving Turkey

Slow Cooker Thanksgiving Turkey

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"Throw this together before work in your slow cooker, and come home to the smells of Thanksgiving! This could not be any easier. Just whip up a few side dishes and you're set!" — by Eating Indy 
Cafeteria Macaroni and Cheese

Cafeteria Macaroni and Cheese

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"A creamy casserole of macaroni and Cheddar cheese gets a wake-up call from mustard, Worcestershire sauce and a dash of hot sauce. Cheese, buttery bread crumbs and paprika are sprinkled over the top." — by Karena 
Baked Ham

Baked Ham

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"In this simple and slightly unorthodox preparation, a ham is baked in an oven bag with a half of a can of cola." — by Mary48 
Turkey in a Bag

Turkey in a Bag

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"This is a very easy way to make a Thanksgiving turkey using an oven bag. The bird will be perfectly moist when done, and you can make gravy out of the juice that forms in the bottom of the bag. Plus, cleanup is a snap! The cooking time will vary for different sized turkeys." — by DYCLARK 
Easy Pleasy Mac N Cheesy -  US Navy Style

Easy Pleasy Mac N Cheesy - US Navy Style

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"This recipe hearkens back to the thick, mild, creamy macaroni and cheese served on board the Navy ship USS Enterprise." — by Muffin Mom N Garlic Girl 
Ham with Pineapple

Ham with Pineapple

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"A classic baked ham with a simple but tasty sweet brown sugar and pineapple glaze. This main dish will receive applause for its beautiful presentation as well as the irresistible flavor. You will definitely want to have some leftovers!" — by NODIETSFORME 
Spicy Spaghetti Squash

Spicy Spaghetti Squash

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"In this recipe from the American Diabetes Association, spaghetti squash is used in place of pasta with a puttanesca-like sauce made with ground turkey, capers, tomatoes, aromatics and seasonings." — by Robyn Webb 
Maple Roast Turkey and Gravy

Maple Roast Turkey and Gravy

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"This is a New England-style turkey roasted with a maple syrup-butter rub. Try stuffing it with Cranberry, Sausage and Apple Stuffing." — by Ibby 
Traditional Style Vegan Shepherd's Pie

Traditional Style Vegan Shepherd's Pie

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"Shepherd's pie is pure comfort food, and this vegan version will satisfy the taste buds of the vegetarians in the crowd." — by VeggieChefLaura 
Turkey in a Smoker

Turkey in a Smoker

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"The turkey is stuffed with quartered apples and onions, salt, coarse ground pepper, butter, and carbonated cola. Fresh garlic is rubbed all over the outside of the bird, and it's given a good sprinkle of seasoned salt. Ten hours in the smoker, and it's fabulously flavored with a heavenly hickory essence!" — by Doug Kacsir 
 
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