15 Healthy Recipes to Add to Your Menu for the Holiday Feast
Roasted turkey, gluten-free stuffing, low-fat pumpkin pie — these are the recipes you need to host a feel-good feast.
Classic Roasted Thanksgiving Turkey
A crowd-pleasing dish that will be remembered for years to come.
Rustic Honey-Roasted Carrots
For a beautiful presentation, cut the carrots in long pieces and arrange on bed of parsley.
Recipe: Rustic Honey-Roasted Carrots
Wild Blueberry Cornbread Stuffing
Whether you stuff the turkey or serve the stuffing alongside, it is an accompaniment that cannot be forgotten.
Roast Root Vegetables
This side dish pairs wonderfully with any Thanksgiving meal.
Recipe: Roast Root Vegetables
Mashed Sweet Potatoes
Mashed sweet potatoes are a healthy, crowd-pleasing side.
Recipe: Mashed Sweet Potatoes
Golden Autumn Soup
Using the freshest autumn produce makes all the difference in this savoury soup.
Recipe: Golden Autumn Soup
This pumpkin pie is healthier than the traditional version. The recipe calls for canned pumpkin purée rather than standard pie filling, and fat-free condensed milk instead of heavy cream.
Recipe: Pumpkin Pie
Fancy Mashed Potatoes
These fancy mashed potatoes are flavoured three different ways: sweet potatoes, spinach, and beets.
Recipe: Fancy Mashed Potatoes
Roasted Pumpkin and Brussels Sprouts
Revamp your signature roasted Brussels sprouts side dish by adding pumpkin.
Apple Stuffing Balls
These tasty little vegetarian bites may just become a holiday tradition.
Recipe: Apple Stuffing Balls
Roasted Carrot and Radish Salad with Crispy Chickpeas
Since every salad needs a good crunch factor, skip the butter-soaked croutons, and look to pulses, instead.
Scented Rice in Baked Pumpkin
This easy, delicious and healthy side is a showpiece that always delights.
Recipe: Scented Rice in Baked Pumpkin
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Pumpkin Salad with Walnuts and Blue Cheese
Bring pumpkin to the forefront with this unique and lovely side dish that will garner you recipe requests.
Old-Fashioned Apple Pie
This classic dessert is so easy to bake (almost too easy!).
Recipe: Old-Fashioned Apple Pie
Pumpkin and Cauliflower Garlic Mash
Pumpkin, cauliflower and thyme combined makes a flavourful dish.