A Thanksgiving How-To If you've ever cooked a Thanksgiving meal, what are your tips for getting things to turn out just right? Chris Kimball of America's Test Kitchen helps sort through the advice. And if you've had everything go wrong — utterly and horribly wrong — share your story here.
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Giving Thanksgiving Classics A Makeover

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Potluck Dishes To Please Crowds And Cooks Alike

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Pass The Dessert: America's Thanksgiving Recipes

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Indigenous Echoes In A Thanksgiving Feast

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A Myth Examined: Can Turkey Make You Tired?

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A Thanksgiving Meal From The Test Kitchen

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Making Those Thanksgiving Green Beans Exciting

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Thanksgiving Treat: Special Cranberry Relish

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