This Indian-inspired Thanksgiving recipe collection is a testament to the power of culinary fusion, transforming the familiar into something extraordinary. It is a journey of gratitude, tradition, and a touch of spice that will elevate your Thanksgiving celebration to new heights of culinary delight.
In this collection, I have preserved the essence of classic Thanksgiving elements like turkey, potatoes, stuffing, and green beans, but I have added an Indian touch by incorporating a medley of aromatics, herbs, and spices! Happy Thanksgiving!
Tandoori Turkey Steaks
Spice up your holiday feast with this Tandoori Turkey Steak - a flavorful and succulent dish that combines the juicy tenderness of turkey breast with the vibrant flavors of tandoori masala. This
Get the recipe: Tandoor Turkey Steaks.
Curried Green Beans Casserole
Introducing a delightful variation to the classic Green Bean Casserole! This Curried Green Bean Casserole brings the warmth of curry spices to the creamy goodness you love. A perfect side dish that adds an exotic flair to your holiday feast.
Get the recipe: Curried Green Bean Casserole.
Bread Upma Stuffing
Add a touch of spice to your Thanksgiving table with this Indian-inspired bread upma stuffing. This vegan stovetop stuffing is infused with spices and herbs, adding warmth to your traditional holiday spread. A perfect blend of aromatic spices and cubed bread, bringing uniqueness to your festive table.
Get the recipe: Bread Upma.
Masala Mashed Potatoes
Add a touch of spice to your Thanksgiving table with the irresistible creaminess and warm glow of turmeric in our Masala Mashed Potatoes. A comforting side dish that's sure to steal the spotlight.
Get the recipe: Masala Mashed Potatoes.
Indulge in autumn's finest with this easy Apple Chutney recipe. Made with crisp apples, spices, and a touch of sweetness, it's the perfect partner for roasted dishes or simply spread on toast.
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Spiced Cranberry Sauce
Sweet, tangy, and incredibly easy to make, this cranberry sauce, made using dried cranberries, perfectly balances sweet and tangy flavors. It's a must-try condiment for the festive season.
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Curry Roasted Sweet Potatoes
Get the recipe: Roasted Sweet Potato Cubes.
Ladi Pav / Indian Dinner Rolls
Experience the joy of baking with this easy-to-follow recipe for eggless ladi pav. These dinner rolls are the perfect accompaniment to soups, stews, or just as a delightful snack. Enjoy the warmth and aroma of freshly baked bread in your home kitchen.
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Roasted Pumpkin with Indian Spices
Looking for a delicious and easy side dish that's packed with flavor? Try
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Tandoori Gobi Grilled Whole Cauliflower
Whole roasted cauliflower with Indian spices is a vegetarian centerpiece that is great for parties, gatherings, and family meals. Made using Tandoori masala as the main spice, the cauliflower is cooked to perfection and is tender inside and crisp outside.
Get the recipe: Tandoori Gobi.
Masala Roasted Nuts
Enjoy the perfect balance of sweet and spicy flavors with this
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Curried Chicken Salad
Craving a delightful and satisfying salad? This Curried Chicken Salad is the answer! Tender chunks of chicken mixed with crisp veggies, all coated in a creamy and spicy dressing. It's a perfect blend of sweet, savory, and spicy.
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Roasted Brussels Sprouts
These crispy and flavorful roasted Brussels sprouts are cooked to perfection in the
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Curry Roasted Carrots
Curried roasted carrots made in an
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Calling all pumpkin pie lovers! Did you know that the delectable Indian dessert, pumpkin halwa, can double as an incredibly flavorful pie filling? This rich and aromatic dish is prepared with fresh pumpkin and is flavored with cardamom. What's more? My recipe is made in an
Get the recipe: Pumpkin Halwa.
Chicken tangri kabob are juicy, tender, and flavorful chicken drumsticks marinated in a blend of yogurt, herbs, and spices. A delicious and easy-to-make dish that's perfect for any occasion.
Get the recipe: Chicken Tangri Kabab.
Cubes of paneer and vegetables, crunchy and crumbly on the outside, soft and juicy inside, are so good. Paneer tikka is a vegetarian alternative to the very popular chicken tikka. It is very easy to make and can be served as an appetizer at parties and gatherings.
Get the recipe: Paneer Tikka.
Tangy, fresh, and full of flavor, kachumber salad is a delightful Indian side dish. This easy-to-make salad combines crisp veggies with a zesty lemon dressing. No party menu is complete without this vibrant and refreshing dish.
Get the recipe: Kachumber Salad.
Chicken Tikka Masala
Get ready to indulge in the bold and vibrant flavors of chicken tikka masala! Succulent chicken tikka cooked in a luscious and creamy curry sauce with aromatic spices, this dish is a true culinary delight.
Get the recipe: Chicken Tikka Masala.
Pumpkin Chickpea Curry
Enjoy warm and aromatic flavors of Pumpkin Chickpea Curry, cooked to perfection in the
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Indulge in the delicious flavors of Chana Masala. This classic Indian dish is made with chickpeas cooked in a flavorful spiced curry sauce. It's a satisfying meal that you'll love.
Get the recipe: Chana Masala.
Savor the delightful flavors of vegetable biryani, a fragrant and aromatic Indian classic. This easy version is cooked to perfection in an
Get the recipe: Instant Pot Vegetable Biryani.
Looking for a new way to enjoy potatoes? Try this recipe for Bombay Potatoes, a savory and spicy dish that's sure to satisfy. Made with a mix of fragrant spices and tender potatoes, it's a flavorful addition to any meal.
Get the recipe: Bombay Potatoes.
Indulge in the flavors of saffron with this quick and easy saffron rice recipe. Made with perfectly cooked basmati rice and infused with fragrant saffron threads, it is a beautiful and flavorful side dish that complements any meal.
Get the recipe: Saffron Rice.
Experience the joy of creating naan bread with ease! No kneading is required, and the dough is proofed to perfection in the
Get the recipe: Naan Bread.
Indulge in a bowl of creamy and decadent Indian rice pudding, also known as kheer. It's made with three main ingredients - rice, milk, and sugar- and making it in an
Get the recipe: Instant Pot Kheer.
Indulge in the richness of our meethi seviyan - a classic Awadhi dessert that's pure indulgence. Sweet vermicelli is a perfect choice for special occasions and festive celebrations.
Get the recipe: Sweet Vermicelli.
Discover the rich and spicy goodness of masala chai, the perfect blend of black tea, aromatic spices, and milk, with this comprehensive guide. Indian chai is a delightful beverage that can invigorate your mind and soothe your senses with its robust, sweet, and mildly spiced flavor.
Get the recipe: Masala Chai.
Pumpkin spiced chai latte
Fall vibes in every sip! This Spiced Pumpkin Chai Latte is a delightful mix of warm spices and creamy pumpkin goodness. Embrace the season with this comforting drink.
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This masala chai martini is a lovely way to enjoy the flavors of chai tea in the form of an elegant cocktail. Homemade chai concentrate blends smoothly with vodka, and a hint of lemon juice adds a refreshing flavor.
Get the recipe: Chai Martini.
The Mumbai Mule is a delightful variation of the classic Moscow Mule cocktail. This savory-sweet concoction incorporates Indian-inspired flavors, offering a hint of tanginess and a kick from aromatic spices.
Get the recipe: Mumbai Mule.