Traditional Thanksgiving Menu and Recipes

Traditional Dishes You Need For The Ultimate Thanksgiving Menu

Thanksgiving falls on the 4th Thursday of November every year yet somehow feels like there was never enough time to plan for the dish you’re bringing to friendsgiving.  From appetizers and sides to the main dishes and desserts, we put this Thanksgiving menu together so you have all the recipes you need in one easy to find place.  Make sure to bookmark this page so you don’t have to search for recipes next year too… we’ll keep this page updated so you have new Thanksgiving / Friendsgiving menu ideas fresh every year.



  1. Spinach Dip Bites
  2. Slow Cooker Spinach Artichoke Dip
  3. 3 Ingredient Bacon Wrapped Dates
  4. Cheesy Garlic Pull-Apart Breadcheesy garlic pull apart bread
  5. Cheese Board


  1. Sauteed Green Bean
  2. Mashed Sweet Potatoes
  3. Classic Thanksgiving Stuffing Recipethanksgiving stuffing
  4. Creamy Mac & Cheese
  5. Smashed Dutch Yellow PotatoesBaby Dutch Yellow® Smashed Potatoes with Green Onion and Sour Cream
  6. Sweet Corn

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Main Dishes

  1. Perfectly cooked Citrus Roasted Turkey (Crisp and Juicy)Citrus Roasted Turkey
  2. Oaxaca Chile-Pineapple Glazed Ham
  3. Smoky Meatless Meatloaf  (Vegetarian + Vegan)
  4. Stuffed Roasted Butternut Squash (Vegetarian)
  5. Traditional Chicken Pot PieChicken or Turkey Pot Pie
  6. Vegan Mushroom Wellington



  1. All the pies!
    1. Pumpkin Pie recipe
    2. Pecan Pie recipe
    3. Apple Pie recipe
    4. Plum-bite and Cherry Pie
  2. Pumpkin Cheese Cake Bars
  3. Chocolate Dipped Dried Apricots
  4. Persimmon Pudding Cake
  5. Holiday Baked ApplesHoliday Baked Apples