My No-Sweat Thanksgiving Feast: Menus, Tips and Recipes!
Posted on 17th of November, 2010 by Lévana
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Thanksgiving is a wonderful day, but it is also cause for much commotion in the US. It need not be, You know me: nothing is ever an excuse to lose my head and throw balance and nutrition to the winds when preparing a meal, even one as lavish as a Thanksgiving feast. So yes, it is a lot of wonderful food, but all sensible. With my guidance, you won’t have to go on a crash diet the weekend following Thanksgiving.
For the life of me I can never understand the craziness and drama that set in around Thanksgiving: What’s the big deal? We make much more complicated meals every shabbos. Does the turkey scare you? I have some great tips for the Perfect Bird: Tips, Thanksgiving recipes and turkey leftovers recipes. Please read it: No charge for the turkey therapy!
Most of the following Thanksgiving recipes, and much more, appear in my new cookbook: I hope you have it! Here’s plenty of fabulous Thanksgiving dishes to choose from. This list below includes a new killer Low Carb Cranberry Pecan Brownie Tart and many Gluten-Free Recipes.
Just one more thing: Do not throw anything away (bones, skins, carcasses, leftovers meat) Keep it all safely in your freezer. What to do with Thanksgiving Turkey Leftovers? Plenty! Here’s that link again. Perfect Bird: Tips, Thanksgiving recipes and turkey leftovers recipes.
Before I go into the general menu and recipes, please take a look at Last Year’s Thanksgiving Feast we hosted at our home. You might even consider using this menu as well, as I remember it as a real triumph!