Thanksgiving Archives - Num's the Word

Cranberry Baked Brie in Puff Pastry

Baked Brie with Cranberry Relish - brie cut and cheese is oozing

This Baked Brie recipe with cranberry orange relish is a family and guest favorite! This cheesy appetizer is SO EASY to make, you’ll wonder why you didn’t try sooner! Delicious and festive wow your guests with this delicious gourmet appetizer.

Chocolate Pie

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This Easy Chocolate Pie is absolutely amazing. With only 5 ingredients it’s almost impossible to ruin and I bet you already have the ingredients on hand! This no bake pie can also double as a freezer pie! Make ahead and thaw when ready to eat!

Broccoli Cheese Casserole

Easy Broccoli Casserole - fork holding up a bite ready to be eaten.

This Easy Broccoli Cheese Casserole is creamy, cheesy and delicious! It’s my most requested side dish recipe that even non broccoli lovers fall in love with! Make it for Thanksgiving, Christmas or Sunday dinner!

Homemade Crockpot Mashed Potatoes

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This step by step guide to the BEST crockpot mashed potatoes will help walk you through how to make this recipe with confidence! Plus I’ll answer all your questions and even offer a few helpful tips! Whip up a batch of these mashed potatoes for Thanksgiving or Christmas!

Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows

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This easy sweet potato casserole recipe is a hit among everyone who tries it and can be made ahead of time and frozen! We can’t get enough of this creamy marshmallow topped casserole and know you’ll be hooked too!

Jalapeno Popper Dip

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This easy jalapeno popper dip makes the perfect appetizer for bridal showers, baby showers, football games, tailgating, and game nights. Hot – but not too spicy – it’s a great crock pot party dip that anyone can make!

Pistachio Fruit Salad – Watergate Salad

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Whether you call it Pistachio Fluff, Pistachio Fruit Salad or Watergate Salad, this creamy green fruit salad with marshmallows is a hit among children and adults! A family favorite side dish at any meal which requires one bowl and can be made in advance.

Rainbow Jello Pie

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Rainbow Jello Pie consists of four delicious flavors that combined taste a bit like Rainbow Sherbet. This pie is perfect for a Rainbow themed party, St. Patrick’s Day or even Thanksgiving!

Leftover Cranberry Sauce Bruschetta

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Don’t let cranberry sauce go to waste!  Create easy Leftover Cranberry Sauce Bruschetta with it!  Also known as a crostini, these bite sized appetizers are packed with flavor and perfect for any get together!

Cranberry Chili Meatballs

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Cranberry Chili Meatballs is a great way to use up leftover cranberry sauce and mashed potatoes! Perfect served as a dinner or on toothpicks as an appetizer, your guests will love the flavor combination. This is one of my sons favorite meals!

Leftover Thanksgiving Turnovers

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Turkey, Stuffing and Cranberry Sauce are the key ingredients to these savory Leftover Thanksgiving Turnovers! Dip them in more cranberry sauce or even gravy and you have a delicious 30 minute on-the-go meal the entire family will love!

Apple Crumb Pie

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This Apple Crumb Pie is one of my favorite pies. This single crust pie is topped with a crumbly buttery mixture that ads flavor to every bite. For busy holidays I recommend making the filling ahead of time and then baking the pie the day of! Easy, delicious and a crowd pleaser!

Cranberry Salad

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This cranberry raspberry jello salad is the perfect side dish for Thanksgiving or Christmas and can be served in a beautiful bowl or a jello mold. With just 4 ingredients, this cranberry salad will quickly become a family favorite recipe!

Orange Cranberry Bread

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This Orange Cranberry Bread is packed with flavors and oh so good. Perfect for breakfast, snack or even dessert! A simple to make bread that also makes a great holiday food gift!

Bacon Green Bean Casserole

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This Bacon Green Bean Casserole is a delicious twist on the classic side dish. This version is made without mushrooms or a cream soup. Instead it’s made with real ingredients making this a must have side dish every year!

Cranberry Apple Crisp

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This Cranberry Apple Crisp is a tasty way to use up leftover cranberry sauce. However you can also used canned cranberry sauce. Everyone loves apple crisp and this Cranberry version is easy and delicious!

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