Sunday, November 23, 2008

Turkey Day is Almost Here!!!

Above Photo Courtesy of Bon Appetit magazine

Here are my serving dishes...all washed and ready to go!

***I'm so excited about Thanksgiving....it's my very first year hosting the big dinner. There's a 21 lb. turkey hanging out in my fridge, waiting for his time in the spotlight. I thought I would share my menu here. I'll be sure to include a post after the big day...complete with photos and all recipes. I've included some of the recipes below...just click on each menu item, and it should take you to the recipe.

Appetizer:
Cheese Ball with assorted crackers (I'm using my Dad's recipe)

Main Course:
Roast Heritage Turkey with Bacon-Herb Butter (pictured above)
Cider Gravy
Cornbread Dressing
Mashed Potatoes
Double Cranberry-Apple Sauce
Broccoli & Cheese Casserole
Sweet Potato Casserole
Sauteed Spinach with Pecans & Feta
Honey Yeast Rolls

Dessert:
Carrot Cake
French Macarons with Chocolate Ganache Filling
Walnut Brownies

Beverages:
Hot Apple Cider
Tea
Pinot Noir Wine
Coffee w/Pumpkin Spice Creamer

I found this gravy boat at my favorite store...Anthropologie...I thought it was adorable!!


New tablecloth...perfect for Thanksgiving!

1 comment:

Katie said...

I love Anthropologie and I LOVE that gravy boat!! Everything sounds fab! I can't wait to see the pics!