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What to Serve at Thanksgiving Menus Tips and Recipes
Here are some suggestions to plan your Thanksgiving Meal

Menu #1

Appetizer- Fruit Cup in Orange Shell Baskets
Main Entree Roast Turkey
with Walnut Stuffing and Giblet Gravy
Cranberry Sauce
Whipped Potatoes with Chives
Creamed Onions
Recipe for Hot Rolls
Mixed Green Salad
Pumpkin Pie
Coffee, Tea or Milk



Menu #3

Appetizer Oyster Cocktail
Main EntreeRoast Turkey
Stuffing made from Bread, Cornmeal and Peanut Butter
Turkey Gravy
Glazed Sweet Potatoes
Cauliflower with Cheese Sauce
Cranberry Sauce
Grapefruit Salad with French Dressing
Hot Rolls
Baked Apples
stuffed with Mincemeat
Coffee, Tea or Milk




Thanksgiving is perhaps the most American holiday of all, a celebration of beloved foods, and customs that evoke happy memories of good times shared with family and friends.

Presents five menus for entertaining over the Thanksgiving weekend,
including three distinctive ideas for the holiday feast.

For traditionalists, there is a classic New England Thanksgiving dinner featuring roasted turkey with pan gravy and all the trimmings, including an old-fashioned oyster stuffing, cranberry relish, and buttery mashed potatoes.

A contemporary California-style holiday menu showcases a butterflied turkey and light, seasonal Mediterranean-inspired accompaniments, while an elegant southern buffet offers a glorious glazed ham, spooned bread, and collard greens.
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Menu #2

AppetizersCream of Tomato Soup and Cheese Straws
Main Entree Roast Turkey
with Oyster Stuffing and Turkey Gravy
Marshmallow Sweet Potatoes
Tiny Green Peas with Celery
Relish Tray
Hot Rolls
Mince Meat Pie
Coffee, Tea or Milk



Menu #4

AppetizerCream of Mushroom Soup
Main Entree Roast Duck
with Wild Rice Stuffing with Gravy
Green Lima Beans and Pickled Beets
Hot Rolls
Orange Sherbert in Orange Cups
Fresh Fruits, Cheese and Nut Platter
Coffee, Tea or Milk


The above Menus were taken from the old book "The Successful Hostess, published in 19449 by
Elizabeth Hedgecock, the food editor of the Winston Salem Sentinel and Journal




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