Your traditional Thanksgiving dinner doesn't need to be hard. Give thanks for this bountiful spread of inexpensive and stress-free recipes
Our easy traditional Thanksgiving dinner menu includes delicious, afforable recipes for all your holiday favorites, plus a
printable shopping list to make your preparation even more convenient.
Click to download: Shopping List (PDF)
Cost per serving: 59¢
Welcome your guests with this savory appetizer. You can save time by purchasing roasted, salted pumpkin seeds at the supermarket and skipping step four. Simply chop and press seeds onto the outside of the cheese roll.
See recipe: Cream Cheese and Chutney Roulade
Cost per serving: 87¢
Cut back on last-minute stress in the kitchen by preparing this recipe in advance. You can make these nuts up to one week before your Thanksgiving feast. Store them in the refrigerator in an airtight container until serving.
See recipe: Sweet and Spicy Roasted Pecans
Cost per serving: $1.33
Start off your meal with this fall harvest-inspired spin on salad. You can make the dressing up to two days before the big day. Just cover and chill, then shake well before serving.
See recipe: Pomegranate, Pear and Arugula Salad
Cost per serving: $2.86
This stuffing recipe is a great addition to any Thanksgiving dinner, and the leftovers taste just as good in sandwiches the next day! Save time by completing steps one through three up to a day ahead. Then cover and refrigerate the wild rice and mushroom mixture, and store the toasted bread cubes in an airtight container at room temperature.
See recipe: Slow-Cooker Wild Rice and Mushroom Stuffing