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13 Amazing Recipes for Your Thanksgiving Table

C’mon! You know you’re still thinking about adding some things to your menu or deciding on just the right mac n’ cheese recipe to use for Thursday. I got you! These are my 20 best recipes to share with your friends and family this year. I’ve included reader reviews on my most favorite recipes to help convince you. 😉

Greek Yogurt Macaroni and Cheese

“This recipe is so perfect. Such an indulgent treat for half the calories… Not to mention the greek yogurt makes it so rich and creamy.” -reader Katie

Creamy and delicious macaroni and cheese made with greek yogurt!

Roasted Brussels Sprout Salad

“Thanks Lauren… what a great recipe! The addition of dried fruit and cheese (I used goat)… you are brilliant! I love brussels sprouts and this recipe just takes them to another level…” -reader Tena

Southern Candied Yams

“I just made the candied sweet potatoes, girl these things are to die for. I steamed them put the sauce over them (with molasses) and you know I just had to taste a bit…and a bit more…” -reader Helen

Southern Candied Yam recipe

Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes

“Just made these this morning for my family’s Thanksgiving dinner. They’re SO good!!! Probably the best mashed potato dish I’ve ever eaten. And that’s saying something because I’m really not a huge fan of mashed potatoes. Thanks for the recipe!!” -reader Miranda from Biting Life

Simple and delicious buttermilk mashed potatoes

Mom’s Sweet Potato Pie

“I did try the pie! I made it in preparation for Thanksgiving tomorrow! But I also made two mini pies on the side so I can taste it – it was soo good! I can already foresee myself wanting to have another slice!” -reader Nala

Easy Apple Turnovers

“Made these last night – they were soooo good!! its so funny bc back when i was a kid, my family went through a similar pepperidge farm turnover phase-your post and these turnovers brought me right back to that time!! :) thank you for sharing!!” -reader Amanda

Simple and delicious apple turnover recipe

Awesome new recipes:

Cheesy Broccoli and Brown Rice Casserole

This creamy, dreamy, cheesy broccoli rice casserole definitely belongs on your holiday table!

Cranberry Roasted Winter Vegetables

A beautiful holiday vegetable dish from Southern Living's Christmas All Through the South.

Loaded Greek Yogurt Mashed Potatoes

Creamy mashed potatoes loaded with melty cheddar, grilled onions, tomatoes, and chives!

Honey Glazed Baby Carrots

Sweet and tender glazed carrots topped with crunchy roasted pecans

Healthy Candied Yams (no refined sugar!)

A healthy version of traditional candied yams--no refined sugar!

Sweet Potato Casserole with Streusel Topping

Warm, rich sweet potato filling topped with sweet, buttery streusel topping. Made with only real food ingredients!

Healthy Maple Oat Pecan Bars

These scrumptious bars have no dairy or refined sugar and make a great treat for dessert OR breakfast!

If you’re looking for even MORE ideas (everything from crescent rolls to collard greens), check out my Thanksgiving recipe roundups from last year, the year before, and the year before that!

I wish all of you a VERY HAPPY THANKSGIVING! Have safe travels to those of you going out of town. And to those of you hosting the feast this year, happy cooking!



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  • Jemma @ Celery and Cupcakes November 25, 2014, 2:48 am

    I wish we had Thanksgiving in the UK, such a lovely celebration. All of your food suggestions look great.
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    • Lauren @ Dash of Soul December 9, 2014, 11:22 am

      Thanks so much Jemma! I always forget that other countries don’t celebrate Thanksgiving! You could always make it up and celebrate it anyways. 😉

  • Lauren November 25, 2014, 4:11 pm

    Gosh Lauren, your photography is SO BEAUTIFUL. I mean it! I’m brining your sweet potato biscuits to our Thanksgiving celebration and I’m so excited to share them with my family. Happy Thanksgiving!
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    • Lauren @ Dash of Soul December 9, 2014, 11:21 am

      Thank you SO MUCH Lauren! :)

  • Tiara November 26, 2014, 1:36 pm

    Stumbled on your blog via Pinterest and I absolutely HAD to subscribe! Everything looks great. I’m going to make the greek yogurt mac and cheese tonight for Thanksgiving. Thank you for sharing! :-)

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