Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup

It’s Thanksgiving time! And it’s time to gather ‘round the table.

When needing to find alternatives for common ingredients that may contribute to food allergies/sensitivities, it’s often easier to find and utilize recipes that have already been developed/tested. But you can go here to see my list of several ingredient swaps you can experiment with in your own kitchen.

[Photo credit: Kenny Johnson, for The Essential Thyroid Cookbook

Here are some tried and true recipes that may be a great addition to your Thanksgiving meal planning!


From The Essential Thyroid Cookbook, try:

  • Happy Tummy Green Tea
  • Pumpkin Gingerbread Chia Smoothie
  • Warming Anti-Inflammatory Golden Milk
  • Homemade Coconut Milk (you can find this recipe in our sample cookbook, which you can download on our website)

From my culinary instructor, Cynthia Lair, try:


From The Essential Thyroid Cookbook, try:

  • Easy Green Beans with Mushrooms and Shallots
  • Orange Ginger Mashed Butternut Squash
  • Curried Sweet Potato Hummus
  • Stuffed Crimini Mushrooms with Kale and Sausage
  • Golden Flax Bread
  • Gingery Quick Pickled Carrots and Cauliflower
  • Pumpkin Seed Cilantro Pesto
  • Maple Roasted Acorn Squash 

From our friend Ali at Nourishing Meals, try:

From the Minimalist Baker, try:

From Detoxinista, try:


From The Essential Thyroid Cookbook, try

  • Lemon “Parmesan” Kale Salad 

From Cookie & Kate, try:

From Gimme Some Oven, try:


From The Essential Thyroid Cookbook, try:

  • Pumpkin Custard with Hazelnut Pecan Date Crumble
  • Warm Apple Crisp 

From our friend Ali, author of The Elimination DietNourishing Mealsand Whole Life Nutrition, try:

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