Thursday, November 17, 2011

Thanksgiving Plans?

It's nearly Turkey Day!
One week from today we'll be stuffing ourselves with food, fun and family.


Here's a peek at what came in my latest organic CSA box -- the Thanksgiving Box:

  • Apples 
  • Celery
  • Cranberries
  • Garlic
  • Green Beans
  • Leeks
  • Mushrooms
  • Pears
  • Red Romaine Lettuce
  • Sweet Potatoes

We're going to be traveling for the holiday, but I will definitely be making some lovely dishes this weekend. I'm thinking sauteed  green beans with garlic and rosemary, roasted sweet potatoes with apple sausage and honey maple pecans, a salad brimming with pears, cranberries and goat cheese -- and perhaps an apple tart. After all, you can never start celebrating too early. Am I right?

What favorite dish(es) are you making for Thanksgiving this year?

xoxoxo

P.S. I am so THANKFUL to everyone who reads and shares this blog.

2 comments:

  1. This year it will just be the 5 of us. The boys love my pies, so I am going to try your Apple-Pear-Cranberry Pie with Pecan Crumble. I can't wait!! What can I substitute for the apple brandy...I don't have any. Have fun on your adventure!! xoxo

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  2. Sounds nice. Hi to all the boys! You can just leave the brandy out. It will still taste great. Or, a nice apple cider would work, too. Just use a bit less than called for so it isn't too watery. Happy Thanksgiving!

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