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10 Thanksgiving Recipes You Can Make-Ahead

When preparing for Thanksgiving, make-ahead recipes are very important. Many dishes can be made a day before Thanksgiving and can be served by just reheating them. That way you can spend more time with your family and enjoy your Thanksgiving Day.

Here are some simple recipes:-

Goat Cheese Spread: This spread can be made 2 days in advance and then refrigerated.

Goat Cheese Spread

Goat Cheese Spread Recipe

Cannellini Bean, Scallion, and Prosciutto Dip: You can prepare this dish 1 day in advance and refrigerate it.

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Photo Courtesy: Realsimple

Cannellini Bean, Scallion, and Prosciutto Dip Recipe

Lettuce, Orange and Pecan Salad: This salad can be prepared one day in advance. You can dress and toss it before serving

Lettuce, Orange and Pecan

Lettuce, Orange and Pecan Salad Recipe 

Cranberry Sauce: This sauce can be made before 4 days of feast. Avoid adding cilantro to it in advance. It should be added while serving. You can serve it at room temperature or chilled.

Cranberry Sauce

Cranberry Sauce Recipe

Spiced Sweet Potato Wedges: You can cut and season up the sweet potatoes, 2 hours before cooking. They can be refrigerated 1 day in advance and can be reheated in oven.

Spiced Sweet Potato

Spiced Sweet Potato Wedges Recipe 

Butternut Squash Puree: This puree can be prepared and left at room temperature in advance for 2 hours. It can also be refrigerated up to 2 days before.

Butternut Squash

Butternut Squash Puree Recipe

Pumpkin Cheesecake: This pie can be easily made and refrigerated and can be covered with a plastic wrap, 2 days prior to Thanksgiving.

Pumpkin Cheesecake

Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe

Sweet Potato Pie: This pie can be made and kept at room temperature with foil covering, up to one day before Thanksgiving.

Sweet Potato Pie

Sweet Potato Pie Recipe

Pumpkin Bread: This bread can be prepared 1 day before Thanksgiving. It can be wrapped in plastic and kept at room temperature.

Pumpkin Bread

Pumpkin Bread Recipe

Chocolate Silk Pie: This pie can be made 2 days in advance and can be covered with plastic and refrigerated up to 2 days prior.

Chocolate Silk Pie

Chocolate Silk Pie Recipe

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