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Always Juicy Baked Ham

Always Juicy Baked Ham

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"A good bottle of beer and frequent basting keeps this ham juicy and moist." — by bitsybites 
Ma Lipo's Apricot-Glazed Turkey with Roasted Onion and Shallot Gravy

Ma Lipo's Apricot-Glazed Turkey with Roasted Onion and Shallot Gravy

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"The glaze give a wonderful sheen to the bird. A great addition to the menu is wild mushroom stuffing, cranberry sauce with raspberry vinegar, mashed sweet potatoes, rutabaga and parsnip casserole, green beans with walnuts, date and onion relish, pear chutney, and of course, pumpkin pie and butterscotch pie. If you don't have fresh thyme, substitute 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme. Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com." — by Christine L. 
Roast Goose with Wild Rice Stuffing

Roast Goose with Wild Rice Stuffing

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"Another great roasted goose recipe. Perfect for Christmas dinner!" — by Christine L. 
Roasted Pork, Fennel, and Onions

Roasted Pork, Fennel, and Onions

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"Great for big feasts! Olive oil can be substituted for butter, if you'd rather eat olive oil than butter." — by Christine L. 
Tourtiere

Tourtiere

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"Ground veal, pork and bacon are cooked until brown and crumbly, and then they 're cooked a tad more with onion, garlic, celery and sage. Water and cornstarch are added, and then the filling is simmered until it 's thick and all the flavors are blended. This savory filling is spooned into a pastry shell, topped with a second crust and baked. Serve it with garlic mashed potatoes." — by Jean 
Bourbon and Molasses-Glazed Turkey Breast

Bourbon and Molasses-Glazed Turkey Breast

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"Whiskey, dark molasses, and brown sugar make a sweet and savory marinade for a roasted turkey breast. It's a perfect main dish for a small holiday meal." — by 360 
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 
Italian Sausage and Mushroom Lasagna with Bechamel Sauce

Italian Sausage and Mushroom Lasagna with Bechamel Sauce

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"The bechamel adds a little something special to this wonderful lasagna, made with Italian sausage, brown cremini mushrooms, and plenty of marinara sauce and cheese." — by Valerie's Kitchen 
Pork and Wild Rice Casserole

Pork and Wild Rice Casserole

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"This recipe is a delicious use of wild rice. Just be sure to season your ground pork if you don't buy it preseasoned (usually labeled as pork sausage). Fresh Italian sausage can also be used, just cut open the casing." — by kathleen 
Roast Goose with Port Gravy

Roast Goose with Port Gravy

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"I've made this goose several times, and it is fantastic. A perfect holiday meal!" — by Christine L. 
Roast Goose with Stuffing

Roast Goose with Stuffing

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"A stuffing of bread cubes, currants, apples, savory herbs and butter is stuffed and baked in a holiday goose." — by Christine L. 
Cornish Hens with Coffee Liqueur Sauce

Cornish Hens with Coffee Liqueur Sauce

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"Amaze you family and friends with this stunning main dish. Cornish game hens stuffed with fruit and roasted with a coffee liqueur glaze." — by WKMKTG 
The Attention-Hungry Turkey of Moistness

The Attention-Hungry Turkey of Moistness

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"Simple, classic roast turkey: the skin is rubbed with seasoned butter and then the bird is roasted and basted until golden." — by strictlyrouge 
Adams Family Duck

Adams Family Duck

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"A splendid roasted duck, stuffed with a fruity raisin stuffing, is served with an orange reduction sauce. It's the centerpiece to an unforgettable dinner." — by The Magpie 
Roast Peruvian Turkey

Roast Peruvian Turkey

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"A garlicky, spicy rub bakes onto a roast turkey to seal in the juices for a flavorful holiday centerpiece for your big meal, done up Peruvian-style." — by Chef John 
Diane's Beef Stroganoff

Diane's Beef Stroganoff

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"You don't need canned soup to make an elegant, rich beef and mushroom Stroganoff to serve over egg noodles. Plenty of simmering time will build the flavor." — by cullinanpat 
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 
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 
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 
Smoked Standing Rib Roast

Smoked Standing Rib Roast

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"This is a sure-fired winner with any beef lover. It takes a little while to prepare, so be patient, but trust me, you will love this. The recipe yields the most tender and flavorful meat imaginable, and also has great eye appeal." — by Ed 
 
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