Tomorrow’s Thanksgiving. Wednesday timeline and suggested planning.
Wednesday Thanksgiving Activities
Set the table. Brine the Turkey. Chop the Veggies. Cook. Bake. Enjoy the start of the Celebration!
- Toast almonds and cook bacon (refrigerate) for green beans
- Make mashed potatoes
- Make stuffing
- Prep veggies for roasting
- Pecan pie
- Set dining room table
- Remove giblets and neck from turkey cavity
- Brine the turkey
- Make stock out of turkey neck and giblet (do not use the liver as it can make the broth bitter)
Need to drive right after turkey dinner? Rumor has it Mango will counter the turkey tryptophan so you won’t feel the Thanksgiving dinner drag.
Night Before – Wednesday night
Prepare Easy Turkey Gravy (just in case you need extra tomorrow); store jar/container in the fridge.