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Easy Smoked Turkey

Easy Smoked Turkey

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"Delectable juicy smoked turkey is easy to make in an outdoor kettle grill, if you know how. The turkey cooks itself while you relax and refresh your drink." — by TOM TROTTIER 
English Honey-Roasted Turkey

English Honey-Roasted Turkey

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"A honey-butter glaze gives this turkey a crispy, golden skin." — by JLamb36 
Erick's Deep Fried Rosemary Turkey

Erick's Deep Fried Rosemary Turkey

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"This is one of the most flavorful and moist turkeys you will ever savor. Easy to prepare, a definite hit at parties, this is how Thanksgiving was meant to be enjoyed! I like to use about a 16-pound bird." — by Erick Ellgrin 
Eva Claiborne's Hen and Dressing

Eva Claiborne's Hen and Dressing

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"Plenty of chicken and dressing make this dish a great accompaniment for a holiday meal, or a wonderful main course any night of the week!" — by SMATTERCHU 
Evil Turkey

Evil Turkey

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"This spicy and garlicky turkey recipe can be made a day in advance of your Thanksgiving dinner, potluck, or dinner party in order to save time. It's a wonderful dish with just the right amount of spice that will fill your whole neighborhood with an enchanting aroma." — by Dreamthief 
French Canadian Pork Pie "Tourtière"

French Canadian Pork Pie "Tourtière"

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"Grace your holiday table with the traditional savoury pie from Quebec. This one is served with a spicy apple raisin chutney." — by Tenderflake® 
Fruit-Stuffed Pork Loin

Fruit-Stuffed Pork Loin

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"Stuffed with orange- and ginger-accented dried fruit, a glazed whole pork loin roast slices beautifully and appeals to all ages. Serve it with its own pan gravy." — by cpchef 
Fruity Tutti Turkey Brine

Fruity Tutti Turkey Brine

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"This whole roasted turkey gets a full three-day soak in fruity brine with lots of dried fruit and spices. Your house will smell like the holidays for sure." — by Stacie 
Game Hen Stuffed with Wild Rice and Mushrooms

Game Hen Stuffed with Wild Rice and Mushrooms

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"Here's a special holiday meal just right for two. A Cornish game hen is stuffed with wild rice and mushrooms, then roasted with seasonings and butter. The hen is ready in less than 1 hour of baking time." — by Stephanie Teeter 
Garbage Can Turkey

Garbage Can Turkey

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"Not the conventional way of cooking a turkey but the results are amazing and the bird tastes wonderful. Seasoning can be added but is not necessary." — by GLORIA2003 
General Tso's Whole Turkey

General Tso's Whole Turkey

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"Marinate a whole turkey in a sweet and spicy combination of Asian-inspired ingredients like garlic, ginger, and plum wine, then stuff with cranberry and rice stuffing. The magnificent bird is basted with Asian glaze until roasted to perfection." — by Seattle Charlette 
Gisele's Turnip Souffle

Gisele's Turnip Souffle

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"A turnip souffle is a rich side dish perfect for Thanksgiving or holiday dinners with plenty of flavor from pepper, mace, and brown sugar." — by MK Desfosses 
Glazed Turkey with Maille(R) Honey Dijon Mustard

Glazed Turkey with Maille® Honey Dijon Mustard

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"This roast turkey is filled with a flavorful stuffing of bacon, Dijon mustard, apricots, onions, and breadcrumbs and roasted with root vegetables, celery, and zucchini. It's an elegant and satisfying meal for Thanksgiving, or any special occasion." — by Maille® 
Greek Traditional Turkey with Chestnut and Pine Nut Stuffing

Greek Traditional Turkey with Chestnut and Pine Nut Stuffing

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"This is my grandmother's old recipe for a delicious turkey roasted in lemon, orange, and tangerine juice, and stuffed with meat, roasted chestnuts, and pine nuts. An excellent recipe for everybody who loves Greek cuisine." — by Penelope Karagouni 
Grilled Goose with Prune Stuffing and Gravy

Grilled Goose with Prune Stuffing and Gravy

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"Grilling the bird makes the most wonderfully moist and tender dish you'll every taste!" — by Christine L. 
Grilled Pesto Vegetable Tart

Grilled Pesto Vegetable Tart

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"Pepperidge Farm(R) Puff Pastry Sheets make a tender crust for this savory tart filled with layers of pesto, roasted Mediterranean vegetables, crumbled goat cheese and strips of roasted red peppers." — by Campbell's Kitchen  Provided by Puff Pastry
Grilled Turkey

Grilled Turkey

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"Great grilled turkey! My grill is an old one that has a hinged top. I open all of the vents and prop the lid open about 2 to 3 inches with a stick...man does it get hot! Do not spill the juices and wine on the coals, as they are extremely flammable." — by Dave Hartmann 
Grilled Whole Turkey

Grilled Whole Turkey

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"Grilling a turkey outdoors in a kettle drum barbecue is a boon to one-oven homes on heavy baking days such as Thanksgiving." — by Rtarver 
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 
Harvest Vegan Nut Roast

Harvest Vegan Nut Roast

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"This vegan recipe is can be made with many different variations. Try using different nuts and different vegetable combinations. To make pecan or sunflower meal run pecans or sunflower seeds through the blender until very finely chopped." — by Maryanne 
 
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