Are you panicking about making your first Thanksgiving feast? Calm down, take a deep breath, and find out all you need to know about how to cook classic Thanksgiving favorite dishes. Get your recipes lined up, make your shopping list, and plan ahead. Be prepared to impress your friends and loved ones with the perfect Thanksgiving meal. Read on for help in preparing a classic Thanksgiving meal.
How to cook a turkeyThe turkey is the star of the show, but where do you start?
Roast turkey is traditional, but many are turning to deep-fried turkey these days. And some folks prefer to downsize with a turkey breast or ham.
If you are feeling adventurous and really want to impress, try your hand at making a turducken (pictured), which is a chicken stuffed inside a duck, then both stuffed inside a turkey.
Use these help files to cook the ultimate Thanksgiving turkey:
• Stuffed or Unstuffed Roast Turkey Recipe
• How to Make Turducken (step-by-step photos)
• How to Debone a Turkey (step-by-step photos)
• Turducken Recipe
• Roast Turkey Breast Recipe
• Deep-Fried Turkey Recipes
• How to thaw and store a frozen turkey
• Turkey Roasting Times Chart
• Turkey Hotlines
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