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Perfect Mashed Potatoes

I fully admit to being a carbaholic, and the holidays feed right into my weakness. Sure there’s a turkey at Thanksgiving, but I typically only eat a small piece...

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Brussels Sprout Slaw with Mustard Dressing and Maple-Glazed Pecans

Last year prior to Thanksgiving I found a massive stack of about two years’ worth of Bon Appetit magazines. I had skimmed through them all at some point in...

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The Weekend Dish: 11/19/2011 (Thanksgiving Menu)

It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is now less than a week away! I wanted to share our menu with you in the event that you are working on...

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Sweet Potato Gratin with Gruyère

As you all know, I’m not much of a vegetable person. I make veggie lovers cringe and shake their heads in embarrassment. I do, however, LOVE sweet potatoes. Baked...

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Thanksgiving Turkey Cupcakes

I’m not sure how many times I have said this in the last month, but it bears repeating: I am totally in love with Pinterest. While you can browse...

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Sausage, Fig & Cranberry Stuffing

Yesterday I asked readers on my Facebook page what they were most looking forward to eating next week for Thanksgiving. I always look most forward to, surprise, side dishes...

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(Make-Ahead) Homemade Gravy

Gravy is one of my favorite components of Thanksgiving dinner. I like to drown my turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, and countless other things in its decadence. And then of...

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