The Essential Guide to Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving can be rife with challenges for even the most talented chefs, from tackling an ever-growing invitation list to planning a large meal for guests with varied tastes. Whatever your challenge this Thanksgiving holiday, we have the recipes, advice, and community support to help get you through the day, and the vast supply of leftovers.

Plan Ahead

Thanksgiving for Beginners

9 Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes, Traditional to Trippy

10 Vegetarian Thanksgiving Dishes

11 Pies You Need on Your Thanksgiving Table This Year

9 Ways to Get Some Green on Thanksgiving

9 Great Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren’t Pie

Menus for All Tastes and Budgets



On a Budget



Intimate Thanksgiving for Two

Survival Tips

Chowhounds Talk Thanksgiving

Be a MacGyver in the Kitchen

Get Roasting with the Right Pan

The Morning After

9 Unusual Thanksgiving Leftover Mashups That Taste Great

Chowhound’s Top 10 Uses for Leftovers

Even More Leftover Ideas

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