Eight Ingredients… or Less!

Holiday feasting is all about excess, but sometimes a single recipe can call for a cart full of groceries. Pair down your Thanksgiving shopping list with these 8-ingredient-or-less recipes: elegant takes on classic dishes.

 

Pumpkin Pie Dip with Fruit and Gingersnaps

Surprise your guests with a sweet snack before the big spread, like this pumpkin pie dip, adapted from Susie’s Cooking and Baking Adventures.

 

 

 

Rosemary Roasted Turkey

The turkey can be a big expense for a large gathering, but if you have a well stocked spice cabinet you won’t need to purchase many ingredients for this simple preparation.

 

 

 

 

Green Bean & Mushroom Stir-fry

Looking for a fresh take on the standard green bean casserole? This simple recipe from Steamy Kitchen has all the flavor and only a portion of the prep time and calories.

 

 

 

 

Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Pomegranate Glaze

When did sweet potatoes ever look more appealing? This recipe, from Food Blogga, pairs caramelized sweet potatoes with tangy pomegranate for a beautifully aromatic treat.

 

 

 

Make Ahead Turkey Gravy

Alright, we admit… this recipe actually has quite a few ingredients! But the fact that you can make it days, weeks, or even a month ahead means less last-minute stress on turkey day.