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Megaturkey

Megaturkey

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"Yummy, moist, tasty turkey! I combined two of my favorite turkey recipes to make this one superb apple flavored roast turkey with stuffing." — by Egyptian Chef 
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 
Holiday Turkey With Honey Orange Glaze

Holiday Turkey With Honey Orange Glaze

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"Orange marmalade and honey make a toothsome combination in this delightful holiday dish." — by keeky27 
Roasted Turkey, Navy Style

Roasted Turkey, Navy Style

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"Roasted turkey is so juicy and flavorful when the bird is stuffed with carrots, onions, celery, and seasonings, and a whole bottle of white wine is poured through the turkey. Butter under the breast skin keeps the meat juicy while the skin bakes crisp and brown. " — by JJChefMEM 
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 RARMONT 
Slow Cooker Herbed Turkey Breast

Slow Cooker Herbed Turkey Breast

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"A boneless turkey breast simmers with herbs and white wine in the slow cooker until the meat is juicy and tender." — by Andersonfam09 
Irish Pumpkin Potage

Irish Pumpkin Potage

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"Chunks of fresh pumpkin are sauteed with leeks, onion and garlic and then pureed with hot milk in this creamy soup. Serve as a first course or with bread as a meal on it 's own." — by France Morrow 
Maple Basted Roast Turkey with Cranberry Pan Gravy

Maple Basted Roast Turkey with Cranberry Pan Gravy

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"Roast turkey is basted with maple syrup for a sweet glaze; cranberry juice and sweetened dried cranberries bring a sweet-tart fruit dimension to the pan gravy." — by Butterball® 
Super Crispy Roasted Goose

Super Crispy Roasted Goose

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"Impress your holiday guests with this crisp, moist, and undeniably delicious roasted goose. The recipe requires a day or two of advance preparation, but the results will create memories to last a lifetime, and maybe even inspire a seasonal tradition." — by Christine L. 
Thanksgiving Stuffed Pumpkin

Thanksgiving Stuffed Pumpkin

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"My sister and I devised this recipe when we were new vegetarians looking for a Thanksgiving main dish in place of turkey. It tastes great and makes a beautiful presentation. We even take the kids on a 'Pumpkin Hunt' in advance of Thanksgiving - so much more humane than a turkey hunt!" — by CRE8IVEONE 
How to Cook a Turkey

How to Cook a Turkey

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"This moist, flavorful turkey will shine at your Thanksgiving table." — by Chef John 
Turkey Breast with Gravy

Turkey Breast with Gravy

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"The turkey turned out moist and yummy! The herb mixture seasons the meat and helps make the gravy, and adding chicken broth and white wine to the bottom of the pan makes great basting juices." — by BMEADE 
Heather's Rosemary Citrus Cornish Hens

Heather's Rosemary Citrus Cornish Hens

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"Cornish game hens are brined and stuffed with herbs, grapefruit, orange, lemon, and lime pieces. The fruit infuses the meat with flavor as the hens roast." — by Shawnna Boles 
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 
Holiday Meal For Two

Holiday Meal For Two

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"Cornish game hens are dressed and cooked in an oven bag with green beans. Served with a tasty gravy made from the cooked hen drippings, this holiday meal is as elegant as it is easy." — by Robbie Rice 
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 
Stuffed Pumpkin I

Stuffed Pumpkin I

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"This is a beautiful dish to serve as a centerpiece to your holiday celebration. A whole pumpkin is stuffed with a savory meat mixture. The recipe calls for venison, but ground beef may be substituted." — by ONEMINA 
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 
Merritt Family Two Hour Turkey

Merritt Family Two Hour Turkey

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"Here's how to roast a moist, browned turkey in only two hours of oven time, with no basting. " — by merritt_family 
Thanksgiving No-Turkey Turkey

Thanksgiving No-Turkey Turkey

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"This vegetarian treat is a beautiful addition to the Thanksgiving holiday table. " — by ChristinaW 
 
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