Classic Thanksgiving Dinner Menu

This traditional Thanksgiving menu covers turkey, green bean casserole, mashed potatoes, stuffing, plus more of your holiday favorites. Need to stock up? Visit your nearest Whole Foods Market store for Thanksgiving essentials in every aisle.

Herby Dry-Brined Turkey

Our new favorite turkey technique — dry brining — flavors and locks in moisture during a hands-off "curing" period for a juicy, perfectly seasoned bird.

Classic Butternut Squash Soup

This traditional squash soup is a serious crowd-pleaser. Serve it as an appetizer before the big feast.

Recipe: Beet Salad with Gorgonzola and Maple Dressing

Beet Salad with Gorgonzola and Maple Dressing

Serve this vibrant salad at your holiday meal alongside richer dishes like turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes.

Basic Gravy

Making gravy from scratch feels intimidating, but it's easier than you may think. This basic, broth-based recipe is creamy, flavorful and lump free.

Orange-Cranberry Sauce

Our take on cranberry sauce gets a citrusy boost from orange zest. Serve with roasted turkey or spoon over green beans.

Recipe: Fresh Green Bean Casserole

Fresh Green Bean Casserole

Fresh green beans topped with creamy mushroom soup and crunchy baked onion rings are sure to become a new family favorite.

Recipe: Sourdough Stuffing with Mushrooms and Kale

Sourdough Stuffing with Oyster Mushrooms and Kale

This hearty stuffing delivers the classic flavors of Thanksgiving with mushrooms and kale.

Creamy Mashed Potatoes and Parsnips

Parsnips, which look a bit like cream-colored carrots, add flavor and texture to otherwise traditional mashed potatoes.

Buttermilk Rolls

These rich and fluffy rolls make a great accompaniment to your Thanksgiving dinner.

recipe: Classic Pumpkin Pie

Traditional Pumpkin Pie

What's a Thanksgiving meal without pumpkin pie? This perfectly spiced version will become your go-to recipe.

Classic Pecan Pie

A holiday favorite, this pecan pie is made with pure maple syrup. Serve with a big scoop of vanilla ice cream.