Indian (inspired) thanksgiving menu. Fancy a fabulous feast for your thanksgiving (or friendsgiving) celebration? This Indian-inspired menu brings you dishes that are jam-packed with festive fall flavors. So why wait? Grab your apron, cook up a storm, set the table, and enjoy this delicious feast with your family and friends!
When you think of Thanksgiving, a beautiful roast turkey is probably the first thing that comes to mind. Besides turkey, the holiday celebrations are also about get-togethers with family and friends. And every celebration and special occasion is synonymous with delicious food.
So, to make holiday entertaining easier for you, I have created a delicious menu that’ll wow your guests. From appetizers to desserts, and everything in between, for easy, stress-free entertaining.
Roast turkey is, obviously, the centerpiece of your Thanksgiving table. The perfect roast turkey never fails to impress your guests. But, how about an Indian inspired turkey to take this dish to the next level? Don’t forget to check out this simple and easy guide to brine and roast turkey like a pro. Not to mention the highly flavorful gravy made with pan juices from the roast turkey. Trust me, it’s a game changer.
For the appetizers, I have a very delicious line-up of dishes made just for you. The classic momos or dumplings marinated in tandoori masala and grilled to perfection. The super crunchy arancinis with a spicy twist and spring rolls to make this Indian thanksgiving dinner extra delicious.
Coming to the side dishes, you have plenty of options – spiced rice or pulao made with festive fruits, cheese stuffed naan, green beans lightly sautéed in garlic and turmeric, kachumber salad featuring the crunchy cucumbers tossed with tomatoes, and my favorite baked sweet potatoes with their melt-in-your-mouth texture.
And the desserts for the perfect sweet end to the meal? Simple yet delicious make ahead pudding made with your favorite fruit, a sweet twist on classic dumplings and cheesecake loaded with sweet gulab jamuns.
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