The 22 Best Ina Garten Thanksgiving Recipes

She's the one we're most thankful for

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Quentin Bacon/Barefoot Contessa

We have a lot to be thankful for: our friends, our family and, of course, the Barefoot Contessa. How could we not be thankful for her when she’s given us so many mouth watering recipes. Here, 22 Ina Garten Thanksgiving recipes that you can (and should) make for your holiday dinner.

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Quentin Bacon/Barefoot Contessa

1. Pumpkin Roulade with Ginger Buttercream

Another slice, please!

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Quentin Bacon/Barefoot Contessa

2. Green Beans Gremolata

Simple, crunchy, perfect.

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Food Network

3. Balsamic-Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Plus pancetta, for good measure.

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Quentin Bacon/Barefoot Contessa

4. Parmesan Chive Smashed Potatoes

You can never have enough Parmesan. (Or potatoes.)

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Clara Persis

5. Parmesan Roasted Broccoli


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Quentin Bacon/Barefoot Contessa

6. Ultimate Pumpkin Pie with Rum Whipped Cream

What would Thanksgiving be without pumpkin pie?

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Quentin Bacon/Barefoot Contessa

7. Ultimate Pumpkin Pie with Rum Whipped Cream

Or turkey, for that matter. (Ina says it’s just like cooking a big chicken.)

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Food Network

8. Sausage and Herb Stuffing

The giant chunks of bread put this recipe in best-ever territory.

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9. Herbed Ricotta Bruschetta

Who says bruschetta requires tomatoes? Certainly not Ina.

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Pink Parsley

10. Roasted Figs and Prosciutto

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Food Network

11. Decadent Chocolate Cake

Decadent, but still gluten-free.

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Everyday Occasions

12. Salted Caramel Brownies

Sweet + salty = pure joy.

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Food Network

13. Portobello Mushroom Lasagna

For all the vegetarians at the table.

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Food Network

14. Tomato and Goat Cheese Tarts

Mini tarts are the best tarts.

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Lottie + Doof

15. Rugelach

If pie isn’t really your thing.

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Honestly Yum

16. Caramelized Shallots

OK, this is beautiful.

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17. Peas and Pancetta

The most flavor.

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Quentin Bacon/Barefoot Contessa

18. Smoked Salmon Deviled Eggs

Smoked salmon brings already-great deviled eggs to the next level.

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Joy the Baker

19. Ham and Cheese Puff Pastry

So hard not to fill up on this before dinner.

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Tracey's Culinary Adventures

20. Panko-Crusted Salmon

Another solid main-course option.

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Tips From Town

21. Baked Virginia Ham


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Mustard with Mutton

22. Apple Crostata

Because you and Ina are just too fancy for apple pie.

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Lindsay Champion

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From 2015-2020 Lindsay Champion held the role of Food and Wellness Director. She continues to write for PureWow as a Freelance Editor.
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