a festive backyard feast

Well, after much planning, cleaning and cooking- Thanksgiving was a success. Or, everyone is REALLY good at lying. 

Since we have a little cottage and had 9 guests for Thanksgiving, we had a rather authentic Thanksgiving in our wall tent. I have to say, it was lovely! 

I set up a long table to dine accompanied by a buffet table and a crackling wood stove, warming the apple pie. Candles were lit and Christmas lights were hung. 

On the menu was: roasted sage, parsley, thyme and rosemary turkey; cornbread stuffing in the slow cooker; creamy mashed potatoes in the slow cooker; a green bean casserole with pimentos, bacon and fresh garlic; butternut squash casserole (tastier than sweet potatoes!); rolls; salads, and much dessert. 

To top it off, Chris had his batch of Pumpkin Beer bottled and cold. Mmmm.... 

I loved having all the family together and boy was it smart pre-cooking some dishes the days before and doing slow cooker dishes. I actually had peace in the kitchen on Thanksgiving. 

Here are some photos. Hope your Thanksgiving was wonderful. 


Nikki Darlin' said...

Oh it looks wonderful and so pretty.

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