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New England Thanksgiving Recipes

Add a Taste of New England to Your Thanksgiving!


Pilgrims in Love Picture

The Pilgrims' first feast of Thanksgiving still influences our modern holiday.

© 1999 Kim Knox Beckius
Wherever you celebrate Thanksgiving, these Thanksgiving recipes will help you to add a taste of New England to your holiday and inspire you to create new traditions that your family will cherish for years to come.

Find new recipes and ideas for Thanksgiving entertaining here.

Thanksgiving Dinner New England-Style
Celebrate with the Pilgrims, or bring a New England touch to your own holiday with these Thanksgiving recipes and complete Thanksgiving dinner menus.

Cranberry Recipes from New England
Did you know that Massachusetts is one of the top cranberry-producing states in America? Here are some wonderful cranberry recipes from New England restaurants and inns to help you add a taste of New England to your Thanksgiving day dining or any other meal throughout the year.

Giving Thanks: Cookbook Review
This book by Plimoth Plantation food historian Kathleen Curtin and “Food History News” publisher Sandra L. Oliver is not only the definitive Thanksgiving cookbook, it is a detailed and fascinating account of the origins and meaning of the quintessential American holiday.

Thanksgiving Leftovers? Wild Turkey Hash Recipe
Need a recipe for your leftover Thanksgiving turkey? Tired of turkey sandwiches? This Wild Turkey Hash recipe has been a mainstay at Topper's at The Wauwinet, Nantucket's only Relais and Chateaux property, for decades.

Cooking with Cider
From roast turkey with cider gravy to sweet potatoes with cider and brown sugar to hot cider beverages, here are some wonderful recipes to spice up your Thanksgiving feast.

How to Make Hot Mulled Cider
There's nothing more New England than the cinnamony scent of hot mulled cider simmering on the stove.

Pumpkin Recipes
Looking for an alternative to the traditional pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving? Try these recipes from New England inns and restaurants.

Make Mincemeat
What exactly is mincemeat, the traditional New England Thanksgiving dish? Here's the answer, along with two recipes, one old and one updated for modern cooks, provided by Old Sturbridge Village.

How to Cook a Turkey
From About.com's Home Cooking Guide Peggy Trowbridge, here are the basics on how to cook your Thanksgiving turkey.

More Thanksgiving Recipes!
Pies, stuffing, salads, cranberries, turkey leftovers--About Guides have Thanksgiving recipes to suit every taste and appetite.

More New England Thanksgiving Resources

Thanksgiving Cornucopia
New England Thanksgiving Travel Planner
Thanksgiving History

All About Thanksgiving

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