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The 8 Essential Thanksgiving Dishes

In less than 30 minutes, you'll see how to make the 8 essential Thanksgiving recipes.

These videos show you how to make the eight essential dishes of any Thanksgiving, including secret ingredients and cooking tips you can't find anywhere else. Watch 'em all in less than 30 minutes, from roast turkey and stuffing to green bean casserole, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie.

Watch the video, then check out the recipe.

1) How to Prep and Roast Turkey

Chef John's Roast Turkey and Gravy

Photo by Cynthia ross

2) How to Make Turkey Gravy

3) Bread and Celery Stuffing

Bread and Celery Stuffing

Photo by What a Dish!

4) Grandma's Green Bean Casserole

5) The Best Mashed Potatoes

The Best Mashed Potatoes

Photo by Dianne

6) Cranberry Sauce

7) Yummy Sweet Potato Casserole

Yummy Sweet Potato Casserole

Photo by AndreaC

8) Mrs. Sigg's Fresh Pumpkin Pie

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