Holidays can be hard when you're trying to eat healthy or you're on a special diet. But with these Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes, you won't feel like you're missing out at all! Plus, these aren't just healthy recipes, they're all gluten-free too!
Looking for some new whole food recipes to try this Thanksgiving?
Following are some fantastic Thanksgiving recipes from around the internet that are sure to nourish you in addition to tasting great.
I would love to hear which is your favorite!
Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes
Moroccan Carrots – me
(these are a family staple here. Kid-friendly (well, everyone friendly, really)
Paleo Pumpkin Pie – Bakerita
(my DIY must have for all your pumpkin recipes)
Gluten-Free Walnut and Kale Quinoa Stuffing – Healthy Seasonal Recipes
Soft Pumpkin Cookies – me
These were a huge hit in my home. My kids say they taste like Enjoy Life cookies, but less sugar :-)! No, they are not the typical pie recipe, but they'd be a great snacking option. You could even make a cookie pie crust from them :-)!)
Easy Roast Turkey with Herb Butter – The Tomato Tart
Sauteed Brussels Sprouts with Bacon – The Nourishing Gourmet
I have my own stand-by sprouts recipe, but we might just have to try this one soon!
4-Ingredient Low-Carb, Sugar-Free Cranberry Sauce – Wholesome Yum
Mashed Cauliflower – Detoxinista
Easy Pumpkin Custard – me
Brown Butter and Caramelized Onion Mashed Cauliflower – Running to the Kitchen
Healthy Vegan Green Bean Casserole – Food Faith Fitness
Roasting vegetables makes them taste so amazing. And brussels sprouts are no exception!
How to Make Whipped Coconut Cream – Tasty Yummies
Cranberry Kale Salad with Tahini Dressing – The Healthy Apple
And just in case you are looking for a totally non-traditional Thanksgiving meal, one year we had a family from India over. We served My Most Requested Recipe Ever – Pakistani Beef Curry. And they brought traditional Indian fare. It was wonderful and a nice departure from the typical Thanksgiving meal.
Need even more Thanksgiving Recipes? If you're a vegan, or you are avoiding egg or dairy, these Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes will make your mouth water for sure.
Which of these Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes will you try?