Happy Thanksgiving! According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, 45 million turkeys will be consumed today. I hope you’re contributing to the count. Dibs on wing.
Not a happy day if you’re a turkey, though …
That’s a lot of turkeys. Maybe consider a vegetarian thanksgiving?
Lots of recipes here: http://www.vegcooking.com/f_holiday_cooking.asp
I’m an omnivore, but my whole family’s vegan or vegetarian, so I haven’t had turkey on Thanksgiving in years. Funny thing, I don’t really miss it.
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