Five Thanksgiving Menus from the Food52 Community

November 19, 2012

The big day is fast approaching. Are you ready? We hope that we've given you enough tasty recipes and helpful tips to prepare you for Thanksgiving.

If you're still looking for some inspiration, we've rounded up some of our favorite menus from the Food52 community. These home cooks have planned some delicious feasts using our Thanksgiving Menu Tool. Take a look, find a few new ideas, and then get thee to the grocery store!

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On EmilyC's Table:

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What We Call Stuffing: Challah, Mushroom, and Celery
Caramelized Butternut Squash Wedges with a Sage Hazelnut Pesto
Brown Butter-Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Arugula and Bacon
Kale Salad with Apples and Hazelnuts
Monica's Sour Cream and Chive Mashed Potatoes

On Vivian Henoch's Table:

Apple Rye Punch
A Medley of Roasted Potatoes with Homemade Za'atar & Aleppo Pepper
Mashed Potatoes with Caramelized Onions and Goat Cheese
Gingered Cranberry Fig Stuffing
Tuscan Onion Confit
• What We Call Stuffing: Challah, Mushroom, and Celery
Homemade Green Bean Casserole
Potato Mash with Leek Confit and Bacon
• Cardamom, Orange and Chocolate Ribbon Cookies
• Pumpkin Rugelach with Walnuts and Sage

On hardlikearmour's Table:

Sara's Sweet Potato Casserole
Ciabatta Stuffing with Chorizo, Sweet Potato, and Mushrooms
Special Occasion Turkey
Vegetarian Mushroom Thyme Gravy
Canal House's Cranberry-Port Gelée

On gingerroot's Table:

Double Corn, Quinoa & Cheddar Muffins
Butternut Sage Scones
Momofuku's Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Fish Sauce
Bacon Bird with Turkey Neck Gravy
Boston Greens with Tarragon Buttermilk Dressing, Red Pears, and Toasted Hazelnuts
Rum Apple Cake
• Canal House's Cranberry-Port Gelée

On Amanda's Table:

Bumble Brown Punch
Nothern Spy's Kale Salad
• Roasted Carrot Soup
Pear, Brandy and Walnut Cranberry Sauce
Russ Parson's Dry-Brined Turkey (a.k.a. The Judy Bird)
Salted Pumpkin Caramels
Meta Given's Pumpkin Pie

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Written by: Marian Bull