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Thanksgiving recipes

Celebrate Thanksgiving Day with a traditional American spread, including roast turkey with all the trimmings and indulgent pumpkin or pecan pie.

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Love crispy skin on roast turkey at Christmas? You'll be fan of this recipe, which uses storecupboard ingredients to make a festive favourite even more special

3 hrs and 55 mins
Easy
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This decadent mashed potato uses clever substitutions to reduce fat and calories but maintain a rich creaminess

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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Fill a sweet shortcrust pastry tart case with lightly spiced squash to make a traditional American treat.

2 hrs and 10 mins
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Vegetarian
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Serve a traditional roast turkey for Christmas without the fuss. Use the sticky glaze you'd get on a ham to add flavour and golden colour to a turkey crown

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
16 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Throwing a vegan dinner party in the autumn or winter months? Bake a pumpkin with a gorgeous stuffing of rice, fennel, apple, pomegranate seeds and pecans

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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Take this beautiful mincemeat, nut-topped tart along to a festive buffet or serve with an indulgent brandy cream as an alternative to the traditional Christmas pud

1 hr and 25 mins
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Classic American stuffing is chunkier than the British version, but just as delicious. These meaty stuffing balls are baked to crispy golden perfection

1 hr and 50 mins
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23 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Runner and green beans make a delicious addition to a comforting pasta bake - top with pumpkin seeds for added crunch

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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Try our festive take on American cornbread, with bacon, pecans, apricots and cranberries to pack in the flavour. A great Christmas side dish

40 mins
Easy
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Spruce up your carrots for the Christmas dinner table with a mustard and sherry dressing for extra flavour. Scatter over toasted hazelnuts to serve

18 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Bake this moreish sweet potato parcel as a vegan Christmas Day centrepiece, enhanced with the festive flavours of sage and chestnuts

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegan
31 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Roasting root veg really brings out the flavour, perfect for this warm comforting mash

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Make these red onion, lentil and sage stuffing balls for a welcome addition to any festive feast. Linseeds, pecans, hazelnuts and pistachios pack in a classic crunch

50 mins
Easy
Vegan
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Make this rich turkey and chestnut gravy to accompany your Christmas dinner. If you use goose fat or butter, it can be made ahead, chilled and frozen

40 mins
Easy
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Make this easy vegan version of a classic Thanksgiving dessert. Filled with sweet pumpkin and warming spice, our indulgent pumpkin pie is great for sharing

55 mins
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Vegan
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If your favourite part of the stuffing is the crispy bits, you'll love this recipe. It can be prepped up to two days in advance, then baked on the day

45 mins
Easy
48 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Making your own cranberry sauce is really easy, and you can do it a few days in advance. Plus, this one calls for only three ingredients

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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Stuff your Christmas turkey with shallots and thyme for a flavour-packed main. Pushing pancetta under the skin helps the white meat stay beautifully succulent 

4 hrs
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Gluten-free
23 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Make this traditional all-American Thanksgiving dessert for a celebratory dinner party. Our classic pecan pie recipe is best served with whipped cream or a scoop of ice cream

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
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Roast your Christmas turkey with a classic lemon, parsley and thyme butter for juicy, delicately flavoured meat

4 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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The classic Christmas turkey with a flavour-packed sausage-based stuffing – you'll have plenty left to serve on the side too

4 hrs and 20 mins
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Try this delicious way to prepare the Christmas bird, with bay leaves, lemon and stuffing - perfect flavours to compliment your festive dinner

4 hrs and 30 mins
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4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

No festive meal is complete without cranberry sauce. Try this version, which includes sloe gin for a modern twist on the classic Christmas relish

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Sweet maple syrup and pecan nuts go brilliantly with roasted carrots in this festive vegetarian side dish

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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