Who says Thanksgiving is only about pie? Our experts from the Living test kitchen divide their dessert love between the traditional and twists on the traditional, and then throw in a couple of uber-delicious unexpected desserts for good measure.
Rich and flavorful turkey gravy is an essential part of Thanksgiving dinner, and these virtually foolproof recipes are sure to delight. Choose from gravy recipes flavored with white wine, bourbon, cider, or simply delicious pan drippings.
Round out the Christmas dinner menu with a selection of seasonal vegetable side dishes, from the rustic to the elegant. Choose from green bean casserole, creamed spinach, cauliflower gratin, sauteed brussels sprouts, roasted root vegetables, and more.
Rich, creamy potatoes and sweet potatoes complete the holiday meal. Choose from classics like buttery mashed potatoes, butter-pecan glazed sweet potatoes, or scalloped potatoes. Or, try something new this year, like Sweet Potato Cannelloni or Potato-Mushroom Pie.
Come Thanksgiving, you can never have too many pies! Choose from easy, traditional favorites like pumpkin, apple, pecan, and sweet potato, or go for something unexpected, such as coconut-key lime, pear custard, or chocolate mousse tart.