6 Scaled-Down Thanksgiving Recipes for Smaller Groups

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6 Scaled-Down Thanksgiving Recipes for Smaller Groups

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November 17 2020


Most Thanksgiving recipes serve anywhere from 10 to 24. Sure, it's nice to have leftovers. But there's also such a thing as too many leftovers. Here's a menu that fits just right. 

  1. Cranberry Orange Spritzers, Serves 8

    Kick things off with a toast to everything you're grateful for!

    For a batch cocktail that serves 6, try our Cranberry-Pomegranate Vodka Punch

  2. Stuffed Turkey Tenderloin, Serves 4

    Skip the whole turkey and roast a turkey tenderloin instead. Did we mention it's wrapped in bacon and filled with spinach, apples, and cheese?

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  3. Glazed Sweet Potatoes and Apples, Serves 4

    Check out the variations on this recipe. You have the option to make half the original version. 

  4. Cornbread Stuffing, Serves 6

    Chef Don's Cornbread Stuffing recipe makes about half what most stuffing recipes make. 

  5. Blue Cheese-Walnut Green Beans, Serves 4

    Before you crack open a can of cream of mushroom soup, check out this simplified recipe. 

  6. Vanilla Bean Creme Brulee, Serves 4

    This recipe for four is actually easier to prepare that you might think. 

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