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Easy Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be a no-holds-barred culinary marathon. Take the easy route and stick with these simple recipes that will actually allow you to enjoy the holiday.

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Corn Pudding

Just say no to canned corn and boxed corn muffin mix.

Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Bake, boil, or steam? None of these methods is the right one for the best textur…

Two-Hour Turkey and Gravy

With two small cuts, we cooked a juicy roast turkey for the holidays in just 2 h…

Pan-Roasted Pear Salad

There’s nothing wrong with a perfect, juicy pear by itself. But we wanted someth…

Garlic-Parmesan Mashed Potatoes

For just the right balance, we started by examining how garlic flavor works.

Easy Mashed Potatoes

Great mashed potatoes aren’t complicated, but you need to pay attention to the d…

Easier Roast Turkey and Gravy

No flipping. No long-simmered gravy. For fuss-free turkey and a fast, richly fla…

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Onion

Roasted sprouts are satisfying on their own; savory bacon and sweet onion only m…

Green Beans with Toasted Hazelnuts and Brown Butter

Cooking the beans ahead saves time when you need it most—in the final moments be…

Jalapeño-Cheddar Cornbread

We’re saving a place at the table for this cheesy, spicy side.

Skillet-Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Lemon and Pec...

Have 10 minutes? You can make the best Brussels sprouts that you’ve ever tasted.

Sautéed Peas with Shallot and Mint

To play up this legume’s sweet, delicate flavors, we began by skipping the heavy…

Cornbread and Sausage Stuffing

We wanted a stuffing that was rich enough and packed with enough flavor that it …

Simple Holiday Stuffing

Though it has just a handful of ingredients and is supereasy to make, this casse…

Apple Turnovers

Two convenience items—apple butter and frozen puff pastry— make bakery-quality t…

Roast Whole Turkey Breast with Gravy

A perfectly cooked, crispy-skinned turkey breast can be just the ticket for a sm…

No-Bake Pumpkin Pie

A no-bake pumpkin pie sounds appealing, but not if the filling is starchy or den…

Skillet Apple Pie

A simple, old-fashioned dessert called apple pandowdy promises apple pie appeal …

Garlic and Herb Breadsticks

With our simple method, it's easy to make these restaurant favorites at home.

Easy Mashed Potatoes with Horseradish and Chives

Pungent prepared horseradish and peppery minced fresh chives provide a new spin …

Turkey and Gravy for a Crowd

We wanted moist meat, beautiful brown skin, and enough turkey to feed the (entir…

Pat-in-the-Pan Buttermilk Biscuits

Biscuits belong at every meal. So they need to be easy.

Spinach-Artichoke Dip

In most versions of this creamy party dip, the artichoke flavor gets lost. We se…

Make-Ahead Pumpkin Pie with Maple-Cinnamon Whipped ...

What we wanted: a pumpkin pie we could freeze whole. What we got: an excellent p…

Simple Cranberry Sauce

Back-of-the-bag recipes aren't bad, but we found a way to make a dramatic improv…

Easiest-Ever Biscuits

We combine two classic methods (and break a cardinal rule) to make tender, fluff…

Skillet-Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Maple Syrup a...

Have 10 minutes? You can make the best Brussels sprouts that you’ve ever tasted.

Garlic Confit Butter

Silky, nutty-tasting garlic confit is a faster, stovetop alternative to oven-roa…

Whipped Feta Dip

Have 15 minutes? This tangy meze comes together with the push of a button.

Chopped Carrot Salad with Fennel, Orange, and Hazel...

Forget about your grater, your peeler, and any preconceptions of what carrot sal…