Texas Thanksgiving Menu

Wow your guests with a Texas-style Thanksgiving menu. Spice up your bird with our smoked chili lime brine, or Chef Charlotte's beer can turkey. Try brick grilling your turkey for a quick way to add smoky flavor. 

Beer Can Turkey

Beer Can Turkey

Add heat and flavor to your bird this Thanksgiving. Free up your oven for cooking sides and desserts while the turkey is barbecuing. The beer keeps the turkey plump and juicy while the smoked paprika, cumin and spices give it delicious flavor. 

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 2 to 2 1/2 hours
Servings: 20

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Southwestern Cornbread Dressing

Southwestern Cornbread Dressing

Diced green chilies, cumin and red pepper flakes add extra kick to this classic cornbread dressing recipe. 

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 60 minutes
Servings: 10

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Jalapeño Mac & Cheese

Jalapeño Mac & Cheese

Add a flavor boost to classic mac & cheese with H-E-B Pepper Toppers Jalapeño Sweet Balsamic Reduction. 

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 6

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Sweet Potato Bake

Sweet Potato Bake

A sweet side dish treat not found on every Thanksgiving menu. The pecan topping is what makes it so good! 

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 8

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Spicy Green Bean Casserole

Spicy Green Bean Casserole

Everyone's favorite! Spice up an old favorite with a little cayenne pepper. 

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 8

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Sopapilla Cheesecake

Sopapilla Cheesecake

The flavors of a vanilla cheesecake and traditional Mexican pastry are combined into one delicious Thanksgiving treat. We're thankful for this decadent dessert! 

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 55 minutes
Servings: 8

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