If you are planning on hosting a Thanksgiving family meal and get-together, you may be thinking about how to make some great dishes that don’t take much time and effort. Here are some recipe ideas for fast, easy and simple last minute Thanksgiving dishes and menus.
There are lots of great ideas on the internet for fast Thanksgiving recipes. I have done the hard work for you and narrowed down the list to a few internet resources that can really help you make a wonderful and memorable Thanksgiving dinner that tastes great but does not require a lot of work on your part.
Quick Thanksgiving Recipes from delish.com
One of the best websites for complete quick and easy recipes and ideas on one page is over at delish.com. This site gives you the very basic ideas and recipes for all of the really necessary ingredients for a wonderful Thanksgiving meal, from starting with the turkey to side dishes like squash soup, horseradish-chive mashed potatoes, and cranberry-port sauce. This site is especially good for those who need to make last minute Thanksgiving meals.
Recipes for all the Thanksgiving Bases from realsimple.com
If you are good in the kitchen but would like one website page that has all of the Thanksgiving basic recipes on one page, head on over to realsimple.com to this link. This site has everything you need for your wonderful, simple and easy Thanksgiving menu. I really like this site because you just scroll down and do one item at a time, from the Basic Roast Turkey at the top of the page, then on to the stuffing, mashed potatoes and silk pie, plus everything in-between. Just click on each item for the full recipe and go back to the main page to start on the recipes for the other items. Additionally, realsimple.com has another page that gives you more choices for each item, for when instead of a basic turkey you want a recipe for a roast turkey with paprika and thyme.
Thanksgiving Menu and Recipe Ideas for Beginners or Experts from allrecipes.com
If you are like the people in my family, sometimes you want a quick and easy Thanksgiving recipe and sometimes you want a recipe for something that people will really remember. If that is you, head on over to allrecipes.com at this link. This site has a great two-column page where you have ideas for easy menu items on the left and advanced menu items in the right column. You can click on each link to see which recipe is right for you. Maybe if you are having a last minute Thanksgiving party, you may go with all of the easy recipes in the left column.
Have lots of fun making your Thanksgiving meal and side dishes for your friends and family. Remember to try to get everyone involved in the cooking and preparation and do not take too much of the load on yourself. Thanksgiving should be the time of family and loved ones so make sure to keep the stress to a minimum.
Hope you can use these last minute quick and easy recipe ideas for Thanksgiving. Sometimes the fast, simple and easy dishes and Thanksgiving recipes are the most popular so remember that when you start cooking the items for your Thanksgiving dinner. Happy Thanksgiving!
Quick Thanksgiving Recipes, delish.com
Stress-free Thanksgiving Menus, realsimple.com
Thanksgiving Meals for Beginners to Experts, allrecipes.com