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Lush Turkey

Lush Turkey

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"Here is a simple and easy preparation for roasted turkey and stuffing that results in a golden brown turkey, moist stuffing, and plenty of wine-flavored pan drippings." — by TartResponse 
Rubbed Prime Rib with Chili and Mustard

Rubbed Prime Rib with Chili and Mustard

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"A dry rub with chili powder, dry mustard, granulated garlic, and onion powder is applied to a prime rib roast to make a special-occasion main course you'll be proud to serve." — by koko 
Apple-Stuffed Turkey

Apple-Stuffed Turkey

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"This simple recipe for a whole roasted turkey stuffed with apples takes the headache out of holiday cooking. There are only three ingredients, and no basting or constant checking is required." — by meezermex 
Turkey with Cornbread Stuffing

Turkey with Cornbread Stuffing

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"Freshly-made cornbread for the stuffing is a special step for a magnificent stuffed turkey. Rye bread, herbs, and plenty of onion and celery add their hearty flavors, too." — by ltjohnson 
Joan's Scalloped Oysters

Joan's Scalloped Oysters

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"Worcestershire sauce and hot sauce flavor the cream sauce in this traditional holiday dish." — by Joan 
Roasted Goose with Port Wine Cherry Sauce

Roasted Goose with Port Wine Cherry Sauce

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"Delicious roast goose is accompanied by a delicious ginger and cherry sauce in this festive recipe." — by Krystal Berry Johnson 
Slow Cooker Turkey Breast With Dressing

Slow Cooker Turkey Breast With Dressing

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"A whole turkey breast simmers in a slow cooker with cranberry bread dressing for a one-pot main dish that looks after itself." — by Fishwrap 
Chef John's Roast Christmas Goose

Chef John's Roast Christmas Goose

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"Delicious, simple roast goose with a balsamic blackberry red wine sauce: perfect for your holiday table!" — by Chef John 
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. 
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 
Lauren's Apple Cider Roast Turkey

Lauren's Apple Cider Roast Turkey

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"An overnight soak in apple cider brine plus a rub of gently seasoned olive oil yields a roasted turkey with browned skin and flavorful, juicy meat." — by Lauren 
Mini Chicken and Stuffing Cups

Mini Chicken and Stuffing Cups

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"Delight your family with these delicious mini chicken and stuffing cups baked in a muffin-pan! Each is filled with a fabulous combination of chicken, stuffing, cream of chicken soup, Cheddar cheese and cranberry sauce. You won't be able to resist the incredible flavor, and best of all, they're on the table in just 40 minutes!" Provided by Campbell's Kitchen
Reindeer Sandwiches

Reindeer Sandwiches

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"Transform a peanut butter sandwich into a reindeer sandwich using raisins, cherries, and pretzels as decorations for your favorite kids." — by T.L 
Stuffed Cornish Hens Burgundy

Stuffed Cornish Hens Burgundy

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"Cornish hens are stuffed with almond rice and basted with a sweet Burgundy glaze for a simple and elegant dinner." — by Angela 
Wedding Soup Lasagna

Wedding Soup Lasagna

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"Two Italian favorites, lasagna and Italian wedding soup, combine forces in one great dish for a special occasion. Many of the ingredients are cooked in chicken broth, which is reserved and used to make a gravy for the top of the lasagna." — by Dsom216 
Colomb Family Tourtiere

Colomb Family Tourtiere

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"This fragrant, tasty, lower-in-fat version of the traditional tourtiere has been made for 100 years by Colomb family to honor our Quebec origins. My Aunt Marguerite began baking these pies after Thanksgiving and froze them until her standup freezer was full for Christmas. It was tourtiere for all during the Christmas season! Serve with a fresh vegetable tray and cranberry sauce. This is wonderful home-made fast food." — by Colomb 
Microwave Ham

Microwave Ham

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"My mom's recipe. She glazes this ham in the microwave, but it can easily be done in the oven as well." — by MISSJ79 
Pheasant Breast Stuffed with Apples in a Cider Vinegar and Prune Sauce

Pheasant Breast Stuffed with Apples in a Cider Vinegar and Prune Sauce

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"Pheasant is a game meat that is more commonly served in the United Kingdom than in the United States. In this Scottish recipe, pheasant breasts are stuffed with apples and breadcrumbs and wrapped in bacon to roast." — by Grant 
Red Cinnamon Apples with Tiny Pork Sausages

Red Cinnamon Apples with Tiny Pork Sausages

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"This is beautifully coloured apples with little sausages sticking out at perky angles. Great Christmas Eve supper item. My grandma gave me this recipe after serving it for many years at holiday time. Serve hot in leafy green wreaths of watercress or lettuce. Accompany with fluffy rice or hot cheese sauce." — by Cindy 
Italian-Canadian Meat Pie

Italian-Canadian Meat Pie

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"This savory pie is filled with Asiago cheese and ground pork cooked with fennel seed and hot pepper flakes, an Italian-Canadian take on the traditional Tourtiere." — by Lauren H. 
 
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