Can’t decide what to cook for Thanksgiving? Want to try something a little different, (or a lot different) from what you’re used to? Thanksgiving is one of the few holidays that has the same traditional dishes regardless of your family background. The problem is, sometimes the traditional dinner can get a little old. Here are some great Thanksgiving food twists that taste really delicious and are the perfect exit away from the same-old, same-old dishes. The following are a mixture of appetizers, main dishes and desserts.

3 Way Mashed Potatoes
If you thought there was only one way to mash potatoes, think again! The 3 way mashed potato recipes are a mixture of classic, gorgonzola and garlic mashed potatoes. Put each kind in a separate bowl and allow guests to select their favorite one.


Stuffing Finger Food
Try your hand at stuffing balls. Simply fry sausage rolled in prepared stuffing and fry it again. Use cranberry sauce as dipping sauce.

Wild Rice Stuffing
Give your dressing a rustic twist by adding wild rice.

Hot Cocoa Cookies
If you love drinking hot cocoa, then imagine how delicious it’ll be as a cookie. Instead of traditional pie, create these chewy, yummy cookies as Thanksgiving desert.

Coconut Almond Macaroons
Here’s another sweet treat you can try that has a great nutty flavor.

Roasted Sweet Potato Wedges
If you want to enjoy this sweet veggie without all the fuss, try these low prep sweet potato wedges.

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