Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Thanksgiving Cooking

I've just finished putting together one of my Thanksgiving favorites:  Apples, Cranberries and Yams.  Several of my dishes are already assembled and will go into the oven tomorrow morning for our afternoon Thanksgiving get together with family and friends.

There are a lot of versions of this recipe, but I omit the nutmeg, leave the peeling on my apples, and add extra cranberries.  Here is the recipe:

1 can Yams
3 apples chopped (the recipe says peeled, but I didn't peel mine)
1 cup fresh cranberries
1/8 cup granulated sugar
1/4 cup brown sugar
1/2 stick butter
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon

Toss sugars, spices and apples.  Spray a casserole dish with Pam.  Layer 1/2 the yams in a casserole dish followed by half of the apple mixture and half of the cranberries.  Cut half of the butter in slices and layer on top.  Repeat.  

At this point I covered the dish with foil and put it in the refrigerator to bake tomorrow.  Bake at 350 for about an hour.  You can also top with pecans.   To fill a 13 X 9 baking dish, double the recipe.  

I've been to Shipshewana and have to sort through my photos before I post.  

Happy Thanksgiving to all of my readers.  

Thank you for being here and visiting my blog.


  1. this looks like a great recipe. I'm going to try it for Christmas. Thank you. Happy Thanksgiving

  2. Recipe looks yummy! I'll be putting the ingredients on my grocery list.

  3. Sounds good. What time should I be over? : )

  4. Yum, LuAnn. I'll have to file that recipe away for future use!

  5. That sounds delicious! Thanks for the recipe. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!

  6. Looks very yummy. Wish I could reach into the computer and have a taste. It was great to see you in Shipshewana. Have a great "Happy Thanksgiving!"

  7. Yum! What time is dinner? :) My final dishes are in the oven, turkey is done,table set, and I'm awaiting the arrival of my son bringing the Grandma's from Illinois. Happy Thanksgiving!

  8. This looks delicious! I hope you have had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I am very thankful for your blogging friendship!

  9. I love your posts, especially the English Paper piecing projects.

    I've nominated you for an One Lovely Blog Award. This is a pass it on award.

    Thank you for taking the time to share with us.


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