Thanksgiving Recipe Central

Holiday Guide

Holiday Recipe Central

A collection of seasonal recipes from The Washington Post's Recipe Database.

Turkey

Turkey Recipes

Plan a meal around these recipes for whole birds and turkey breasts.

Gravy

Gravy Recipes

Mushrooms, cider and figs perk up the saucy accompaniment to the main course.

Side Dishes/Other Vegetables

Side Dish Recipes

Thanksgiving staples are beige. Add color to your spread with these veggies.

Soups

Soup Recipes

This course is a chance to build anticipation for the meal ahead.

Cranberry Sauces

Cranberry Recipes

The fruit brings a sweet-tart taste to the table.

Salads

Salad Recipes

Salads lighten and brighten the Thanksgiving table.

Hanukkah

Hanukkah Recipes

Celebrate the Festival of Lights with these crowd-pleasers.

Appetizers

Appetizer Recipes

Keep guests sated before the feast begins.

Cocktails

Cocktails

Punch up any party with these cocktails.

Cookies

Cookie Recipes

Sweeten the season with these cookie recipes.

Dressing/Stuffing

Stuffing Recipes

Cornbread, dried fruit and chestnuts perk up these recipes.

Desserts

Dessert Recipes

Go out on a delicious note with one of these pies, crisps or cakes.

Potatoes

Potato Recipes

All you need are gently cooked spuds, butter and cream.

Sweet Potatoes

Sweet Potato Recipes

No holiday meal would be complete without this sweet root vegetable.

Rolls

Roll Recipes

Some new takes on the bread served when breaking bread over the holidays.