KITCHEN SHRINK: Themed Thanksgiving Shindigs

Tired of preparing the same old Thanksgiving meal year after year? Become an intrepid culinary trailblazer and borrow global recipes to celebrate family, friends and football.


Southern Comfort Faves: Southern cuisine is a blend of gustatory influences from the Emerald Isle, Scotland, Africa, France, England and Native American tribes. Start with warm buttermilk biscuits drizzled with orange blossom honey and fresh herbs with a heap of turnip greens or poke salad on the side. For the main attraction do the bird deep-fried (no one claimed this was a healthy cuisine), or pan-fried in cut portions, barbecued or breaded and baked to a golden...