Thanksgiving Potluck Guide

Get Thanksgiving potluck recipes, transporting tips, a planning chart, and more solutions for a trouble-free Turkey Day.


6 Holiday Potluck Recipes

Whether your assignment for an everyone-pitches-in meal is a salad, a side, or a main dish, you can find an easy recipe here.

Beyond Cranberry Sauce: Relish and Chutney

There’s more to serve with turkey than the usual side―try these three recipes.

11 Make-Ahead Hors d’Oeuvres

Treat guests to these delicious and downright easy appetizers.

5 Tricks to a Trouble-Free Thanksgiving

Quick fixes for common Thanksgiving cooking crises―from an overflowing refrigerator to an undercooked turkey―will guarantee a terrific meal.

Side Dish Recipes for Your Thanksgiving Potluck

Thirteen side dishes and desserts that will arrive safely and delight your company.

A Potluck Planner Chart

Use this handy worksheet to note who’s bringing what to your Thanksgiving potluck.

How to Carve a Turkey

You’ve bought it, stuffed it, cooked it, and now you have to carve it. If you’re daunted by the task―some of the best cooks are―just remember that carving a turkey comes down to simple technique. Follow the easy steps in this video.

Recipe Ideas

Tempting Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes

Each of these recipes—from a pumpkin cake to a sweet potato pie—takes 20 minutes or less to prep.

Thanksgiving Dessert Ideas

Four easy alternatives to pumpkin pie that all seem to say the same thing: Delicious!