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9 Delicious Holiday Meal Recipes

While Canadian Thanksgiving has come and gone, American Thanksgiving and Christmas are just around the corner. Here are some of my favorite holiday meal recipes for a Thanksgiving (or Christmas, or Easter) dinner your entire family will love.

Holiday Meal Recipes

Sweet Potato Casserole

Brown Sugar and Pecan Sweet Potato Casserole – Smashed sweet potatoes topped with brown sugar and pecans? What could be more Thanksgiving-y? This is my all time favorite Thanksgiving dish.

Cranberry Sauce

Homemade Cranberry Sauce – Kick the canned stuff to the curb with this easy and delicious homemade cranberry sauce recipe.

Southern Cornbread Stuffing – A Southern twist on traditional stuffing. Instead of using bread cubes, the base is made of cornbread. You get a delicious and savoury stuffing that pairs perfectly with your roast turkey. Yum!

Turnip Puff

Turnip Puff – This recipe will always remind me of my mother-in-law, Claire. She introduced me to a way that turnips actually taste good. Who knew?

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Super Creamy Mac & Cheese – Delicious and kid friendly, this baked mac and cheese will be a guaranteed family favorite.


Kale and Brussel Sprouts Salad with Pears and Bacon

Kale & Brussel Sprout Salad with Bacon and Pear – Think you hate brussel sprouts? Think again. Even my brussel sprout hating husband loves this salad.

Simple Layered Salad

Simple Layered Salad – A retro classic, this layered salad is delicious and it can be made ahead without getting soggy.

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White Dinner Rolls (Hutterite Buns) – Slightly sweet dinner rolls make the perfect accompaniment to dinner any time. This recipe makes lots of rolls so there will be plenty to freeze for later.

Apple Pie Recipe

Apple Pie – Nothing like an old fashioned apple pie to finish off a holiday dinner.

9 Delicious Holiday Recipes

Now you tell me….what is your favorite holiday recipe?