Thanksgiving is next week, each year we look for some of the best new creative recipes to share with you. We've picked some of the best new healthy recipes to cook for Thanksgiving 2011- from simple, time saver recipes to exciting new Thanksgiving recipes to try.
But, we also keep in mind our partners, Meatless Monday and let you know about their latest recipes for the season and some tried and true meatless recipes for the Thanksgiving holiday- these recipes have been big hits with vegetarian and non-vegetarian guests alike!
We love Thanksgiving at Nourish Interactive and enjoy sharing new ideas for celebrating nature's bounty with seasonal fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds and grains- from appetizers, soups, salads, breads, side dishes and desserts- we have some tasty and healthy recipes for you to try this year!
We hope you enjoy some of these recipes we've collected from Chefs, Moms, Registered Dietitians, Healthy Websites, and Food Bloggers- we proudly present our Top New Thanksgiving Recipe Finds for 2011:
Cranberry Appetizer Recipe by Frontier Kitchen
Autumn Tossed Salad Recipe by Chef Tom Cooks
Barley Corn Salad Recipe by A Taste of Home
Maple Roasted Butternut Squash Apple Salad by Two Peas and Their Pod
Seasonal Stew Recipe Butternut Squash, Barley and Kale Stew by Eat Well with Janel
Autumn Blend Beans Soup by the USA Rice Federation
Turkey Soup with Wild Rice Recipe by Lundberg Family Farms
Ginger Carrot Bread by Lovely Pantry
Cranberry Orange Relish by Global Gourmet
Cranberry Sauce with Pineapples Recipe by The World's Healthiest Foods
Basmati Rice Thanksgiving Recipes by Family Spice blog
Vegetarian Stuffing by Vegweb
Vegan Thanksgiving Gravy Recipe by One Green Planet
Easy Turkey Gravy on our website Nourish Interactive
Spiced Vegetables with Pomegranate Seeds by Mission Community Markets
Veggie Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash by A Healthier Michigan
Vegetarian Shepards Pie Recipe by Fruits and Veggies More Matters
Green Bean Casserole Healthy Version by Wellness Mama
Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes from Meatless Monday
Roasted Root Vegetables on our website Nourish Interactive
Mostly Apple Crumb by Dish By Trish
Healthy Pumpkin Custard Pie on our website courtesy of Meatless Monday
Candied Pumpkin Pieces by Our Daily Salt
Thanksgiving Fun for Kids- Kids Can Cook and Learn about Seasonal Foods
Make it a Potluck Thanksgiving with our Guest Food Planning PDF
Visit our Healthy Thanksgiving Printables Page (Spanish) for fun coloring pages, word puzzles, activities, lunch notes, table seating cards, leftover labels, and our popular Cornucopia Healthy Foods Activity Page
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