Thanksgiving

Gingered Cranberry Pumpkin Upside-Down Cake

Ingredients: topping: 1/4 cup butter 1/2 cup light brown sugar 1 teaspoon freshly grated ginger 1 1/2 cups fresh or defrosted frozen cranberries cake: 1/4 cup light brown sugar 3/4 cup sugar 1/3 cup butter, at room temperature 2 eggs, at room temperature 1/2 cup (canned) pumpkin puree 1 1/2 […]

Cuban Inspired Cranberry Sauce

Ingredients: 2 cups cranberries 1/4 cup homemade vanilla infused rum 1/4 cup sour orange juice 1 cup light brown sugar 1 cinnamon stick Directions: Simmer in a small pot until the cranberries pop and the mixture thickens, stirring occasionally. Remove cinnamon stick. Serve hot, cold or at room temperature. It […]

Turkey Cauliflower Hash with Shichimi Togarashi

Ingredients: 1/2 lb cubed cooked turkey breast 4 medium russet potatoes, cubed 1 large cauliflower, cut into florets 1 onion, sliced into half-moons 1-3 tablespoons shichimi togarashi (Japanese 7-spice) 4 eggs Directions: Heat some oil in a large pan. Add the potatoes, onion and cauliflower. Saute until the mixture until the […]

Kielbasa Potato Bread Herb Dressing

Ingredients: 1 1/2 lb sliced potato bread, cubed 2 tablespoons butter 1 large onion, diced 4 stalks celery, diced 1 tablespoon minced rosemary 1 tablespoon minced sage 1 tablespoon minced thyme 1 lb fresh kielbasa, casing removed 3 eggs, beaten 2 cups turkey or chicken stock sea salt freshly ground […]

Smoked Turkey and Greens Pot Pie

Ingredients: 1 cup frozen Lima beans 1 cup peeled, diced Russet potatoes 1 bunch kale, chopped 1/2 cup flour 1 carrot, cut into coins 2 stalks celery, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 parsnips, cut into coins 1 onion, diced 3 tablespoons butter 3 cups cubed, smoked turkey breast* 2 […]

Turkey and Stuffing Pie

Ingredients: for the stuffing layer: 1 onion, diced 2 stalks celery, diced 1 egg, beaten 1 1/2 cup turkey stock 12 oz soft potato bread cubes 1 teaspoon poultry seasoning butter (for pan) salt freshly ground black pepper for the turkey layer: 1 lb cubed Yukon Gold potato 3 carrots, […]

Turkey Kale Stuffing Bake

Ingredients: 12 oz soft potato bread cubes* 1 1/4 lb boneless turkey breast cutlets, cubed 1 cup turkey or chicken stock 1 tablespoon butter 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 large onion, diced 3 stalks celery, diced 1 bunch lacinato kale 1/4 teaspoon celery seed 1/2 teaspoon marjoram 1/2 teaspoon oregano […]

Pepperjack Turducken Slammer

Ingredients: 4 (1/4 inch thick) slices turducken, warmed* 1 tomato, sliced 1/2 red onion, sliced 1/2 head bibb lettuce, separated into leaves 4 slices pepperjack cheese 8 slices country white bread optional: mayo or mustard Directions: Place the lettuce on 4 slices of bread. Top with cheese slices, then the […]