Yummy and Delicious Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving Without Turkey

Delicious Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving Without Turkey
Turkey is synonymous with Thanksgiving, but you can also break free from the tradition by substituting turkey with other alternatives.
CelebrationJoy Staff
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2017
Tofu Turkey
Tofu turkey is the best option for all the vegetarians and vegans out there. Now, it is available in the shape of a turkey as well. So, enjoy having turkey, without actually having it. Tofu casseroles with veggies or mushroom is also another idea worth trying. Some dishes you can try are baked tofu with mushroom gray, stuffed tofu cubes, deep-fried tofu turkey with gravy.
Prime Rib
Roasted Prime Rib with Veggies
Beef is a favorite for many people. In fact, most will prefer its taste to turkey's. So, try roasted prime rib with veggies or roast beef with horseradish sauce this Thanksgiving.
Double Cheese Baked Potato
Don't need to restrict yourself to just mashed potatoes! Potato can be the main dish as well. Stuffed potatoes and baked potatoes with cheese are some options worth trying.
Cornish Game Hens
Many people find turkey to be very dry, and so prefer chicken. Plus, there are so many amazing combinations you can try in chicken. Stuffed Cornish game hens are a favorite for Thanksgiving.
Roast Pork
Pork is like the favorite meat for most people. Slow-roasted pork is an excellent option to try for Thanksgiving.
Roast Duck
Roast duck with mashed potatoes and cranberry sauce will make you forget turkey. Plus, it resembles turkey as well!
Baked Salmon with Cheese and Almond
Fish is probably one of the most ignored foods during Thanksgiving. So why not include this dish for your feast. Baked or fried salmon is a must-try option.
Vegan Lasagna
Lasagna is a popular option, cause there are varied stuffings that can be tried. Go for a vegan lasagna or try meat stuffing. Don't forget to experiment with a variety of cheese.
Baked Vegetable Pie
Meat need not be the only option for Thanksgiving. There are numerous ideas in vegetables that you can try. Pot pies, vegetable casseroles, and mushroom rice are some great options that can be tried out.
Stuffed Shells
Pasta is an excellent idea for all vegetarians as well as non-vegetarians. You can opt for veggies or mushrooms for the stuffing, or go for crab, chicken, or pork.