Delicious Delight : Thanksgiving recipes to try at home

If you also like to celebrate Thanksgiving Day, and food is something your priority, indulge yourself in recipes from Tandoori Turkey to Apple Pie.

Ishita Ghosh
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Thanksgiving food

Thanksgiving is a celebration of the autumn harvest. The day becomes full of fun, laughter and feast. Here are some Thanksgiving recipes to try at your home. 

This extravaganza is generally known for its delicious feast. A day to nourish the soul with different kinds of food both traditional and some experimental. Here are the must-try Thanksgiving Recipes at your home for the celebrations.

1. Tandoori Turkey

This is a classic for Thanksgiving. The meat is marinated with yoghurt and other Indian spices and roasting it until it turns golden brown. Although it is made with Turkey, it can be substituted with chicken. Check out  Babita Shetty's. 

2. Mashed Potato

This sounds like a simple dish but it is quite a tradition all around the world. Made with butter, milk and potatoes, this gives the palette a soothing flavour. Check out Chop Chop Chopra's recipe for the same. 

3. Pumpkin Soup

Made with pumpkin puree and spices such as cumin, coriander and garam masala to give this dish the desi twist. Pumpkin brings out the essence of autumn. Check out Rajshri Food.

4. Cranberry Sauce

In this dish, cranberries are cooked with sugar and orange juice. The sauce acts as a side dish and pairs really well with chicken or turkey. Check out Nupur's Indian Kitchen.

5. Naan Stuffing

This is an alternative to the bread stuffing. With naan, the stuffing can be made with chicken, paneer or potatoes. Check out Nisha Madhulika's recipe for this dish.

6. Pumpkin Pie

This is a replacement for pumpkin pie. Carrot Halwa is made with All purpose flour, pumpkin puree, milk, cream, butter and some spices and is generally made during celebrations. Check out the Cooking With Sapana.

7. Apple Pie

Apple pie covers the essence of fall. Made with apple, sugar, lemon juice, flour etc, the dessert is a culinary explosion. Check out recipe by Tarla Dalal.

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