It’s the season of endless feasts, dinners, and parties meaning – food everywhere! How can you not be tempted to dig in to that mouth-watering turkey? Or that delicious apple pie?
I’m all about a balanced diet and meal after meal of heavy foods isn’t very balanced at all so I’ve collected these recipes to help you prepare a healthy (and delicious) Thanksgiving dinner and not feel so guilty while celebrating with family and friends.
Herb-Roasted Turkey with Maple Gravy
It’s not Thanksgiving without a savory-smelling Turkey as your centerpiece. This fall-inspired recipe from Lee Hefter adds an interesting twist on your gravy to make it go better with your side dishes.
Brown Rice Salad with Cranberries, Walnuts, Mint, and Feta
Rosemary Roasted Potatoes
I don’t know anyone who would say no to these!!! They’re a fantastic alternative to chips or potato mash but still just as delicious, if not more.
Healthy Potato Gratin with Herbs
Wild Mushroom Gravy
Ever thought you could make gravy from something healthy instead of fats and meat juices? Here’s a recipe for gravy made of mushroom!
Sweet Potato and Cauliflower Mash
Another Thanksgiving staple aside from turkey, sweet potatoes have just the right amount of sweetness that makes it perfect for any menu.
Mini Baked Apple Pies
Pumpkin Protein Cheesecake Mousse
Stewed Apples with Chai-Spiced Cashew Cream
So there you have the complete list of my recommended healthy Thanksgiving meal. Have fun preparing and stay healthy!