How to Cook a Turkey and a Recipe for Orange Glazed Turkey

I roasted my first turkey in 2000.  I’ve made about 20 turkeys since then, using a variety of recipes and methods.  But I keep coming back to the one I used that very first Thanksgiving. I had no idea what I was doing, and figured out what to do from a magazine and an old…

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Homemade Cranberry Pomegranate Sauce

Cranberry sauce is a misunderstood condiment.  Too many of us have experienced the jelly-like canned variety, with its lines from living inside that can too long.  But the real thing, it is incredible! First of all, it is the least fussy thing you will make this Thanksgiving.  You basically throw it into a pot and…

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Cauliflower and Brussel Sprout Gratin

This is another win for brussel sprouts!  Cauliflower has a bad wrap too, so let me plead with you to try this.  It is incredible!  I think I drooled a little the first time I tried it.  I know I ooohed and aaahed over this thing until my husband was wondering if I needed to…

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