It’s November, and you know what that means! Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Many factors make Thanksgiving one of the best Holidays of the year. It’s the one time no one will judge you if you eat until you have to change into sweatpants to make room for more food. Also, we just love munching on Thanksgiving leftovers and not having to cook all over again for a few days. We know the turkey is the crème de la crème of the Thanksgiving meal, however, the right side dishes and desserts will make your dinner even more memorable. Here are five sure-fire Thanksgiving recipes from the Opportunity Max team that will impress your guests.
Kendra’s Cranberry Dip
Kendra Masters is the Interactive Design Manager for Opportunity Max. She originally got her finger-licking good cranberry dip recipe from allrecipes.com, and she has been using it for the last several years. The cranberry dip is her go-to holiday recipe for potlucks, parties, and family gatherings simply because it’s easy to make and super yummy. Here’s how to make Kendra’s strikingly flavorful cranberry dip:
Katie’s Cheesy Potato Casserole
Katie is one of our digital marketing experts. Her all-time favorite Thanksgiving recipe is this classic – cheesy potato casserole. Katie says, “This recipe has been a family favorite since I was a child, everyone knows it’s what I’ll be bringing to the holiday party, and I know it will continue to be a hit for many more years.” If you need an easy, make-ahead recipe so that you’re not overwhelmed on Thanksgiving, you can always count on this creamy, cheesy potato casserole. Here’s what you’ll need to make it:
Tommy’s No-Bake Double Layer Pumpkin Pie
Tommy Hunkins, one of our digital marketing analysts, makes this easy to make, no-bake double layer pumpkin pie for Thanksgiving every year. Don’t let the no-bake part fool you, this luscious pie is big on flavor. You can swap out the pudding flavors, try a different crust, or add toppings for something new each time. The best thing about this recipe is that it only takes a few minutes to prep, and there’s no baking involved. You can never go wrong with pumpkin and cream cheese. Here’s how to make this crowd-pleasing dessert:
Ashley’s Baked Brie