5 of Our Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes – Last Minute Ideas | #ThanksgivingRecipes

Posted by David Grossman on Mon, Nov 25, 2019


Life can sneak up on you sometimes. Luckily, we have some last minute Thanksgiving recipes (inspired by Grandma Elsie and her famous spice mix, of course) for you and your family to enjoy. Let us help with some food for thought (literally!) on some winning and all-time-favorite recipes from Grandma Elsie's collection. These recipes are sure to make your life – and your holiday season – a little easier and hopefully, a touch more delicious.

5 of Our Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes

1. Grandma Elsie’s Spiced Holiday Popcorn


Who doesn’t love a light, sweet and savory snack? This favorite adds a twist to a popular (and irresistible) family treat. Fresh popped popcorn, drizzled with flavors of cinnamon and cayenne pepper make this recipe a crowd-pleaser.

To get the recipe and a printable recipe card, click here.


2. Grandma Elsie's Butternut Squash Soup


This is a great time of year for a nice warm, smooth soup. A perfect recipe to make for a crisp fall night.

To get the recipe and a printable recipe card, click here.


3. Grandma Elsie’s Apple Pancakes


Pretty-yet-easy pancakes for a special breakfast on a special day. The cinnamony apples make them taste as wonderful as hot apple pie.

To get the recipe and a printable recipe card, click here.


4. Grandma Elsie’s Caribbean Jerk Chicken

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Looking to step outside the box this Thanksgiving? Try Grandma Elise’s Caribbean Jerk Chicken. Made with a touch of heat (chilies and peppercorn), those flavors are curbed with the sweet taste of Grandma Elise’s famous cinnamon sugar blend, allspice and more. To get the recipe and a printable recipe card, click here.


5. Grandma Elsie's Organic Apple-Raisin Granola

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This perfect-for-fall recipe works for breakfast or a midday snack that everyone will love.

To get the recipe and a printable recipe card, click here.


We hope these recipes got your mouth watering – and helped make your last minute planning a bit easier this year.

And to read more on Grandma Elsie and our tradition at The Grossman Group, visit us here.

—David Grossman

To get Grandma Elsie's pumpkin chiffon pie, famous spices, and more delectable recipes or easy print outs of the ones above, download Grandma Elsie's full recipe suite for free by clicking below:

Grandma Elsie Recipe Book

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