Thanksgiving Dinner Shopping List Of Ingredients

A Thanksgiving Day Dinner “List of Ingredients” for cooking for a large group of 12 people or more can  be overwhelming.  Here is my list done in a menu style.  I use it as a checklist to insure I have an ample amount of everything I need.

Turkey

Loosely stuffed with a cut up apple, orange, and a stalk of celery

Coarse Sea Salt for the cavity of the bird

Butter for a generous coating on outside of bird

Dressing

2 to 3 loaves of sliced white bread

2 medium onions

4- 5 large stalks of celery (or one entire celery heart stalk)

3 sticks of butter (yes…. 3 sticks)

5 cups of boiling water

Dry seasonings to taste: parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme

Salt and Pepper

Giblet pan drippings

Mashed Potatoes

3-4 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes

Butter, salt and pepper, whipping cream to taste

Gravy

Turkey pan drippings

Flour and water or dried potato flakes (to thicken to your preference)

Salt and Pepper to taste

Basic Green Bean Casserole

2 pounds of cooked, cut up green beans

1 can cream of mushroom condensed soup

1 large can or bag of french fried onions

Worcestershire Sauce

Corn

16 ounces frozen Kroger corn kernels

Butter, Salt and Pepper to taste

Simple Ambrosia

One 16 ounces container of sour cream

One 15 ounce can of Del Monte Fruit Cocktail

One bag of small marshmallows

Squash

1/8 squash per person

Butter, salt and pepper to taste

Sweet Potato Casserole

Yams

Pecans

Brown Sugar

Maple syrup

Cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg,

One fresh navel orange

Cranberry Relish

Whole Cranberries

Walnuts

One fresh navel orange

Two medium apples

Deviled Eggs

Large Eggs

Hellmanns Mayonnaise

Paprika

Lawry’s Salt and Pepper

Desserts

Fruit Pies

Pumpkin Pie

Assorted Cheesecake

Pecan Pie

Ice Creams

Whipping Cream

Maraschino Cherries

Beverages

More Thanksgiving Day Dinner Recipes:

Gravy From Scratch , Homemade Stuffing ,

Moist Turkey Recipe,

Ambrosia,

Cranberry Relish,

Green Bean Casserole,

Sweet Potato Casserole,

Parker House Dinner Rolls,

Shopping List For Thanksgiving Dinner