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Apple Cider Brined Turkey with Pan Gravy

One of the best things about brining your turkey is that it cooks faster.  No more getting up at dawn to get your turkey in the oven.  This 13 lb. turkey took just 2 1/2 hours to cook.  Since turkey … Continue reading

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Turkey Macaroni Bake

Here’s a great way to use your leftover cooked turkey or chicken.  This family-pleasing casserole takes about thirty minutes to make and bake.  Double it and freeze half unbaked for a night when you don’t feel like cooking. 2 C. … Continue reading

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Turkey Roulade with Prune and Pine Nut Stuffing

What do you do if you don’t have a large number of guests to feed for Thanksgiving?  A whole turkey may be too much for your small group, but you still want to serve something festive?  A boneless turkey breast … Continue reading

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Simple Cranberry Orange Sauce

This is so easy and quick.  Once you’ve tried it you’ll never go back to canned. 12 oz. fresh cranberries 1 C. sugar 1 C. orange juice zest of 1 orange 1/4 t. fresh grated nutmeg In a heavy bottomed … Continue reading

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Classic Brined and Roasted Turkey

I usually don’t care to write too much about my recipes. I like food blogs that are simple and to the point.  I don’t really care to read posts from other bloggers that go on and on.  I just want … Continue reading

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10 Things You Can Do TODAY To Get Ready For Thanksgiving

The key to a low stress holiday is to plan ahead and do as much as you possibly can BEFORE the big day.   It’s pretty much humanly impossible to do the entire Thanksgiving dinner in one day.  Here is … Continue reading

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Herb Garden Stuffing

I used all the herbs I have still growing in the garden for this stuffing.  You can vary yours with whatever herbs you have on hand.  Dried herbs are usually more concentrated in flavor, so cut the amount down if … Continue reading

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Turkey Roulade with Prune and Pine Nut Stuffing

I don’t usually plan what I’m cooking until I get to the meat or the fish counter.  I choose what looks good, or is a good price, and then I decide what to make from it all.  This week I … Continue reading

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January 8, 2011 Turkey Meatballs

Turkey Meatballs This recipe was adapted from Marcella Hazan’s Marcella’s Italian Kitchen.  Her books aren’t the glossy, gorgeously photographed cookbooks we are used to today.  Her books are authentic, well written and give great results every time.   In her recipe … Continue reading

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