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Classic Thanksgiving Dishes to Keep in Your Diet (Slide 4)

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This lightened-up take on the classic Thanksgiving sweet potato casserole is spiked with crushed pineapple and toasted pecans. We top it with an airy, slightly sweet meringue. You can pipe the meringue to make it look fancy or simply spread it neatly with a rubber spatula.

Recipe: Meringue-Topped Sweet Potato Casserole

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Creamed Onions

Creamed Onions

A holiday staple in many households, creamed onions are usually bathed in a rich white sauce made wi…View slide
Marbled Pumpkin Cheesecake

Marbled Pumpkin Cheesecake

A spectacular, graceful ending for a holiday feast or any elegant fall or winter meal.…View slide
Cider Gravy

Cider Gravy

Make this low-fat gravy in the roasting pan while the turkey rests. Apple cider adds rich fall flavo…View slide
Meringue-Topped Sweet Potato Casserole

Meringue-Topped Sweet Potat…

This lightened-up take on the classic Thanksgiving sweet potato casserole is spiked with crushed pin…View slide
Green Bean Casserole

Green Bean Casserole

This healthy revision of green bean casserole skips the canned soup and all the fat and sodium that …View slide
Vermont Cheddar Mashed Yukon Golds

Vermont Cheddar Mashed Yuko…

Extra-sharp Cheddar and buttermilk add a tangy punch to these mashed potatoes. And, yes, we may be a…View slide
Herbed Pan Gravy

Herbed Pan Gravy

The giblets and neck from a turkey make a great flavorful stock that helps ensure a rich, tasty grav…View slide
Roasted Garlic & Meyer Lemon-Rubbed Turkey

Roasted Garlic & Meyer Lemo…

Mellow white miso paste is the secret ingredient in this amazing roast turkey rubbed with Meyer lemo…View slide
Wild Mushroom Stuffing

Wild Mushroom Stuffing

Wild mushrooms make an amazing, rich base for a stuffing for Thanksgiving dinner. This stuffing incl…View slide
Cranberry, Cherry & Walnut Marmalade

Cranberry, Cherry & Walnut …

Fresh cranberries get crunch from walnuts and an infusion of sweetness from dried cherries in this t…View slide
Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Bacon & Onions

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts w…

Fresh herbs, onion and bacon pair beautifully with Brussels sprouts. This vegetable loves the cool w…View slide
Soft Whole-Wheat Dinner Rolls

Soft Whole-Wheat Dinner Rolls

Finding tasty, healthy, whole-grain dinner rolls in the supermarket or even at a local bakery can be…View slide
Lemon-Dill Green Beans

Lemon-Dill Green Beans

This lemon and dill vinaigrette is a natural complement to green beans. It's also great tossed with …View slide
Maple-Pumpkin Custards with Crystallized Ginger

Maple-Pumpkin Custards with…

A Thanksgiving meal wouldn't be complete without pumpkin, and here in Vermont we wouldn't dream of e…View slide
Whole Roasted Lemon-Herb Chicken on a Bed of Vegetables

Whole Roasted Lemon-Herb Ch…

When you season roast chicken under the skin, as in this recipe, the meat itself gets flavored and t…View slide
Sausage Stuffing

Sausage Stuffing

This classic stuffing pairs turkey sausage with the tangy sweetness of apples. By using turkey sausa…View slide
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