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Freezer-Friendly Thanksgiving Dishes For the Ultra-Prepared

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If you’re the type of person who buys holiday decorations on super super sale the day after the celebration—as in, last year's celebration—then we know you’re already chomping at the bit for Thanksgiving prep. Well, ultra-prepared friends, you’ve come to the right place.

You know potatoes are off the table, and salad only tastes best the day it is prepared. But there are lots of dishes you can make ahead. For a refresher on what exactly should go in the freezer, check out these guides:

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Our Guide to Freezer-Friendly Foods

Our Guide to Freezer-Friendly Foods by Kenzi Wilbur

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Alice Medrich's Guide to Freezing Baked Goods

Alice Medrich's Guide to Freezing Baked Goods by Alice Medrich

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So, if you have the time and freezer space, go ahead and look at these recipes (and some not recipes!). After all, you only have five weeks until Thanksgiving.

Bread Breakdown

Alexandra Stafford's No-Knead Peasant Bread
Alexandra Stafford's No-Knead Peasant Bread
Vera Obias' Cheddar & Black Pepper Cornbread

Vera Obias' Cheddar & Black Pepper Cornbread by Genius Recipes

Freeze-Ahead Dinner Rolls

Freeze-Ahead Dinner Rolls by Posie Harwood

Vegan Sweet Potato Biscuits
Vegan Sweet Potato Biscuits

Sides & Sauces Without Stress

How to Make Cranberry Sauce Without a Recipe
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How to Make Cranberry Sauce Without a Recipe
How to Start Prepping Your Thanksgiving Stuffing Right Now
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How to Start Prepping Your Thanksgiving Stuffing Right Now
Little Mushroom Pinwheels

Little Mushroom Pinwheels by inpatskitchen

Tuscan Onion Confit

Tuscan Onion Confit by Merrill Stubbs

(Freezable) Stuffing with Caramelized Onions & Kale
(Freezable) Stuffing with Caramelized Onions & Kale
How to Make Vegetable Stock Without a Recipe
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How to Make Vegetable Stock Without a Recipe
Red Pepper Jam

Red Pepper Jam by Josh Cohen

Vegetarian Mushroom Thyme Gravy

Vegetarian Mushroom Thyme Gravy by sticksnscones

How to Make Chicken Stock Without a Recipe
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How to Make Chicken Stock Without a Recipe

Dependable Desserts

Yes, You Can Freeze Your Thanksgiving Pies!
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Yes, You Can Freeze Your Thanksgiving Pies!
Scoops Ice Cream Pumpkin Pie
Scoops Ice Cream Pumpkin Pie
Pumpkin Pie Crumble

Pumpkin Pie Crumble by bonbonmarie

20 Minute Apple Turnovers

20 Minute Apple Turnovers by Stacy

No-Peel Apple Crisp
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No-Peel Apple Crisp
Teddie's Apple Cake

Teddie's Apple Cake by Genius Recipes

A No-Bake Pumpkin Pie for the Special Diets Crowd

A No-Bake Pumpkin Pie for the Special Diets Crowd by Riddley Gemperlein-Schirm

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Are you already thinking about Thanksgiving? Should we give Halloween its due? Let us know your thoughts below!

Automagic Thanksgiving Menu Maker!
Automagic Thanksgiving Menu Maker!

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