17 Not-Your-Average Thanksgiving Recipes
There's a time and a place for classic Thanksgiving dishes, but if you want to mix things up this year, these recipes are for you!
Smoky Turkey with Apple Cider Gravy
Who doesn't love apple cider? This turkey-gravy combo is sure to become a new classic for your family.
Chorizo & Cornbread Stuffing
Stuffing that tastes like a tamale? Sign us up!
Try Aarón Sánchez's Chorizo & Cornbread Stuffing
Pork Tenderloin with Corn Muffin Stuffin', Gravy & Green Beans
Not into turkey? Hey, that's okay! You can still get all the classic Thanksgiving flavors with this scaled-down menu.
Caramel Apple Pie with Hot Tamale Whipped Cream
If you like sweet and spicy, then this dessert is right up your alley. Pro tip: Pick up Hot Tamales while they're on sale after Halloween!
Rachael Ray's Whiskey-Brined Turkey
Are you a whiskey kind of gal? Join the club! If you're not, bourbon would also work for this tasty glaze.
Sourdough Stuffing with Apple, Sausage & Kale
This tangy stuffing has a rustic look and plenty of surface area for crunchy bits, which everyone knows is the best part.
This show-stopping cranberry rose is so pretty—almost too pretty to eat!
Try our Cranberry-Sauce Rose
Spicy Fried Turkey with Hot Honey Gravy
Nashville Hot Chicken is all the rage right now, and this turkey version with hot honey gravy will have your guests begging for seconds.
Negroni Cranberry Relish
You make this cranberry sauce in a food processor, so you can save that precious stovetop space for other sides.
Try our Negroni Cranberry Relish
Bacon-Crumble Apple Pie
Apple pie + bacon? It doesn't get any more American than this!
Try our Bacon-Crumble Apple Pie
Persian-Style Roast Turkey with Pomegranate-Walnut Gravy
Spiced pomegranate glazed roast turkey will give your spread gorgeous color and your guests a full belly.
Everything Bagel & Bacon Stuffing
If you like to keep the Thanksgiving fun going all night long, you can easy nosh on these leftovers for breakfast!
Chipotle-Ginger Crunch Pumpkin Pie
Kick things up a notch! This pumpkin pie remix is sure to have your Insta followers—and your guests—drooling.
Sticky Toffee Bundt with Cran Caramel
If you're so over pie this year, try a bundt cake for something new.
Jerk Sweet Potatoes
All you need are five spices and 30 minutes to give your sweet potatoes a total makeover.
Try our Jerk Sweet Potatoes
Nachos with chicken, chipotle, and pomegranate seeds—it doesn't get much better than this!
Try our Holiday Nachos
This cocktail is filled to the brim with Thanksgiving flavor! Serve with cran-orange ice cubes so your drink doesn't water down.
Try our Cranberry Negroni