Are you like us and keeping your Thanksgiving low key this year? Maybe you waited until the last minute and want a different type of recipe for Thanksgiving. Either way, we are here to help! We’ve rounded up some recipes and tips that we think are great for a geeky Thanksgiving! So what are we waiting for? Let’s get started!
Appetizers can really be anything bite sized. We really love using cheese in our holiday appetizers. Below we have some tips for building a beautiful charcuterie board! Deviled eggs are also a tried and true Thanksgiving favorite that can easily be made geeky. Try out a few of these recipes:
- Gus Gus’ Selection of Cheeses (Cinderella)
- Goat Cheese Seashell Bites (The Little Mermaid)
- Meg-a Shrimp Cocktail (The Meg)
- Sallah’s Date Spread (Raider of the Lost Ark)
- Curry Carrot Hummus (Peter Rabbit)
- Smoked Salmon and Dill Deviled Eggs (The Shape of Water)
- Aquaman’s Lobster Cups (Justice League)
- West Egg Deviled Eggs (Z: The Beginning of Everything)
Looking for something that isn’t the normal stuffing or mashed potatoes? We have a few options that will fit the bill! Not only that, but a delicious take on cranberry sauce!
- Cody’s Cranberry Sauce (Hulu Into the Dark: Pilgrim)
- Han’s Diced Potatoes (Solo: A Star Wars Recipe)
- Sweet Potato Marigolds (Coco)
- Hulk Smashed Potatoes (Thor: Ragnarok)
- Flo’s Mashed Potatoes & Motor Oil Mushroom Gravy (Cars 3)
Dessert is always a highlight of Thanksgiving! You probably think pie is the way to go. However, there are definitely other delicious treats that will fit with your menu. Here are a few:
- Arendelle Spice Cake (Frozen 2)
- Cherry Almond Tea Cakes (Annabelle: Creation)
- Enchanted Rose Creme Brulee (Beauty and the Beast)
Tips and Tricks
We mentioned above that we have some great tips about preparing a cheeseboard. Looking to make your Thanksgiving a little spooky? We can help with that too!
- Building the Perfect Holiday Cheese Board
- The Geeks’ Guide to Creating a Tapas Inspired Charcuterie Board
- Mild to Wild: How to Perfect Cheese Pairing
- The Geeks’ Guide to Spooky Appetizers in a Snap
There you have it, an amazing resource of Thanksgiving recipes and tips! As if that wasn’t enough, we even have a list of fun anime centered around food, family, and fun to watch in case football isn’t your thing! We hope you have a happy and safe Thanksgiving!