So you're sick of the same old turkey? Well you've come to the right place. Here are 50 fun and creative turkey recipes that are perfect for Thanksgiving!
Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes
From perfectly roasted turkey dinners to turkey roulades to turkey chili and meatballs - these are the turkey recipes to serve up this Thanksgiving feast!
Dutch Oven Turkey Breast with Cranberry Orange Glaze
Sous Vide Wild Turkey Breast
Wild turkey breast is a rare find, but when you have some, make sure you cook it correctly. This recipe for Sous Vide wild turkey breast is the best way to cook this super lean and healthy meat.
Sheet Pan Turkey Dinner
Cook the whole meal at once and save time with this sheet pan turkey dinner recipe! All of your favorite fall root vegetables come together and roast with the turkey.
Dry Brined Roast Turkey Breast
This dry-brined roast turkey breast guarantees great flavor with juicy, moist results. Plus it's not messy and you don't need a cooler!
Smoky Paprika-Bacon Wrapped Turkey
Crockpot Turkey Breast
This crockpot Turkey Breast Recipe that is SO easy! Learn how to cook a turkey breast in the crock pot! Perfect for Thanksgiving.
Copycat Panera Turkey Chili
If you feel like skipping the whole Thanksgiving feast but still need a little turkey in your life - this easy copycat Panera turkey chili is sure to hit the spot.
Roasted Turkey Thighs with Mushroom Stuffing
Roasted Turkey Thighs with Mushroom Stuffing is perfect for a small, two-person Thanksgiving dinner! Crisp, golden-brown turkey thighs baked right on top of the moist, flavorful mushroom stuffing.
Dutch Oven Turkey
Dutch oven turkey: the easiest, quickest way of roasting a whole turkey. Incredibly moist and flavorful meat, crispy skin, everything you could wish for in a turkey.
Mom's Thanksgiving Turkey Recipe
This Thanksgiving Turkey is stuffed with citrus fruit and basted with a wine and butter sauce.
Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Turkey Breast
This easy turkey breast is wrapped in bacon, brined, seasoned and cooked to perfection in the air fryer. It's flavorful and juicy and perfect for feeding a smaller group this Thanksgiving.
Stuffed Turkey Tenderloin
This beautiful main dish is way easier than it looks! Turkey tenderloin is stuffed with kale and goat cheese for a flavor packed main dish that's worthy of your holiday table.
Crockpot turkey and stuffing
Make your whole Thanksgiving dinner in one crock pot with this recipe! It only takes 10 minutes to throw together and then six hours in the slow cooker. Turkey, sweet potatoes, and stuffing!
Spicy Turkey Zucchini Meatballs in Roasted Red Pepper Sauce
Craving something on the lighter side this year? These turkey zucchini meatballs are healthy and packed with flavor from the homemade roasted red pepper sauce.
Thanksgiving Roast Turkey with Maple Glaze
This maple glazed turkey is loaded with Fall flavor. It's brined so the meat stays moist while the skin is roasted to crispy perfection.
If your looking for a new chance to use that smoker - this is the one! This smoked turkey is juicy, tender, and loaded with smoky flavor.
Grilled Turkey Breast
Turkey on the grill? Yes, please! This grilled turkey is smoky and savory and smoked on the grill.
Slow Cooker Herbed Butter Turkey Breast
This slow cooker turkey breast is slathered in a delicious homemade herb butter for maximum flavor!
Buttermilk Brined Turkey
This buttermilk brined turkey is packed with juicy flavor from old fashioned buttermilk and a combination of fresh herbs like rosemary, thyme, and sage.
Turkey Roulade with Garlic and Herbs
This turkey roulade is an easy make-ahead turkey recipe perfect for Thanksgiving! Just prep it the day before and your turkey dinner is ready when you are.
Instant Pot Turkey Chili Mac
For a fun alternative to traditional turkey, try serving up this easy turkey chili mac. Even the kids will love this one!
Slow Cooker Turkey with Cranberry Quinoa Dressing
This one-pot turkey dinner is simple to throw together and loaded with Thanksgiving flavors from dried cranberries and fresh herbs.
Smoked Turkey in the Big Green Egg
If you have a Big Green Egg on your hands, you surely must be using it for Thanksgiving dinner. This whole smoked turkey is flavorful, moist, and full of that smoky flavor!
Thanksgiving Turkey Roll
Here's another delicious turkey roulade option - but this one is made in the slow cooker for maximum convenience!
Braised Turkey with Carrots
This one-pot turkey dinner is fun, flavorful, and easy to whip up on the stovetop. This one is perfect for a fancy feeling meal without any fuss.
Sausage & Chestnut Stuffed Turkey Breast
This gorgeous turkey breast is packed with flavorful sausage and chestnuts, and then wrapped in crispy pancetta for the ultimate Thanksgiving feast!
Hazelnut Crusted Turkey Breast
A juicy oven roasted turkey breast is wrapped up in a crunchy and delicious hazelnut crust. It's packed with Fall flavor but comes together in no time at all!
Turkey and Sausage Stew
Looking for a budget friendly turkey dinner? This turkey and sausage stew is an affordable way to feed a crowd!
Creole Roasted Turkey
This Creole roasted turkey is loaded with flavor from Creole seasonings and mustard. Yes, mustard!
Stuffed Turkey Breast Rolls
Put that air fryer to good use on these easy stuffed turkey breast rolls - loaded with fresh spinach and feta cheese. Yum!
Stuffed Turkey Breast for Two
These turkey breasts are packed with flavorful cranberries and caramelized onions - and perfectly portioned for two!
Instant Pot Herbed Turkey Breast
This Instant Pot turkey breast is tender, juicy, and ready in under an hour. Does Thanksgiving get any easier than that?
If you have gluten free guests at your Thanksgiving feast, check out this easy and delicious recipe. Flavored with simple ingredients like coconut oil and herbs.
Sous Vide Turkey Thighs
If you've never tried sous vide style cooking before, Thanskgiving is the perfect time! It's the recipe for perfectly tender, moist, and flavorful turkey. And it's stress free too!
Five Spice Turkey
Put a fresh spin on Thanksgiving dinner with this Asian-inspired five spice turkey!
This Yucatan style turkey is just loaded with flavor from citrus juice, spicy achiote, and plenty of garlic and herbs.
Tart Cherry Chestnut Stuffed Turkey Roulade
This may be the prettiest turkey roulade I've seen! Stuffed with a tart cherry and chestnut filling and topped with a red wine cherry sauce!
Want something totally different this Thanksgiving? Check out this beautiful and classic French recipe for a turkey meat pie. It's loaded with ground turkey, grapes and a white wine cream sauce.
Smoked Spatchcock Turkey in Champagne Brine
I mean there's champagne in this one. So it has to be good, right?
Herb-Roasted Turkey Tenderloin Recipe
This herb packed turkey tenderloin is a budget friendly turkey dinner that you can make for under $10!
Butter Basted Turkey
Turn up the flavor this holiday with this turkey - based in a savory butter sauce with citrus, herbs, and plenty of spice.
Lebanese Roasted Turkey
Put an international flair on the menu this year with this Lebanese Roasted Turkey - stuffed with rice!
Cajun Turkey with Orange-Oregano Gravy
Tired of boring old turkey recipes? This Cajun-inspired turkey is packed with flavor from citrus and herbs.
Roasted Turkey with Maple Bourbon Glaze
Did someone say bourbon? How could that not be amazing? This gorgeous roasted turkey is topped with a sweet and savory maple bourbon glaze.
Citrus Turkey with Herb Butter
This lovely turkey recipe is bursting with fresh flavors. It's stuffed with oranges, lemons, and fresh herbs!
Convection Oven Turkey
If you plan to roast your turkey in the convection oven this year, check out this simple recipe that's loaded with fresh herbs!
Dutch Oven Herb Butter Turkey Breast
This quick and simple dutch oven turkey breast is a great alternative to cooking up a whole turkey. Flavored with lemon zest and garlic herb butter. Yum!
Sheet Pan Thanksgiving Dinner
Want to simplify the cooking this year? Try out this beautiful Thanksgiving sheet pan dinner for four!
Roast Turkey with Citrus, Herbs and Za'atar
There are few spices I love more than za'atar! So I'm loving this roasted turkey flavored with citrus, herbs, and za'atar spice!
Breaded Turkey Cutlets with Leeks and Sage Butter Sauce
These turkey cutlets make for a simple holiday dinner for a small group, and they're delicious thanks to the leek and sage butter sauce!
And if you love these turkey recipes, be sure to check out these other Thanksgiving favorites:
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