Food Network Thanksgiving Show Guide 2013

(Last Updated On: November 4, 2013)

Food Network Thanksgiving Show Guide 2013

It’s that time of year again, time to celebrate all things Thanksgiving. If you are looking for new recipeps to try this Thanksgiving, let Food Network be your guide. There are tons of Thanksgiving programming on the network between now and turkey day with the highlight being the 3rd annual Thanksgiving Live! on Sunday, November 24th. This is a 2 hour special (from 12-2pm ET) where Food Network personalities (including my favorite Alton Brown!) will answer questions via e-mail, phone, Skype, social media, etc. It’s a fun show each year with plenty of recipes to try out.

Below you will find a list of shows airing on Food Network before Thanksgiving. You will find links to recipes that I have tried myself. All times are Eastern or Pacific. Episodes that are brand new this year as marked as such.

* – indicates recipes I plan to review this year

Saturday, November 9th

The Best Thing I Ever Made | Easy As Pie | 8am
Alton Brown’s Caramelized Grape Pie
Kona Mango Cream Pie
Turkish Borek
Shepherd’s Pie 2

Wednesday, November 13th

5 Ingredient Fix | Thanksgiving Feast from One Grocery Bag | 10am
Brussels Sprout Gratin*
Roasted Turkey Breast with Gravy
Cornbread Dressing
Ginger Pumpkin Tart*

Saturday, November 16th

Bobby Flay’s Barbecue Addiction | Giving Thanks for Barbecue | 10:00am
Cajun Brined Turkey-Two Ways
Eggplant Casserole with Red Pepper Pesto and Cajun Breadcrumbs
Grilled Crawfish with Spicy Tarragon Butter
Grilled Potatoes with Crabmeat-Green Onion Dressing

Show re-airs Nov 18, 2013 @ 9:30am

Trisha’s Southern Kitchen> | No Fuss Thanksgiving – New | 10:30am
Turkey and Dressing Casserole
Homemade Turkey Gravy
Buttery Roasted Carrots*
Sweet Potato Pie

Show re-airs Nov 19, 2013 @ 5:30pm

Barefoot Contessa | Thanksgiving 2.0 | 11:00am
Roast Turkey with Truffle Butter
Turkey Hashed Browns
Sausage-Stuffed Mushrooms*

Show re-airs Nov 19, 2013 @ 4:00pm and Nov 26, 2013 @ 12:30pm

Giada at Home | Thanksgiving Leftovers – New | 11:30am
Thankful Shepherd’s Pie*
Cranberry Barbecue Sliders With Celery Apple Slaw*
Eggs Benedict on Stuffing Cakes*

Show re-airs Nov 18, 2013 @ 3:00pm & Nov 29, 2013 @ 9:30am

Sunday, November 17th

Giada at Home | Thanksgiving Sides | 7:30am
Persimmon-Pumpkin Pie
Baked Mashed Potatoes with Peas, Parmesan Cheese and Breadcrumbs
Thanksgiving Turkeys
Sweet and Savory Root Vegetable Stuffing*

Show re-airs Nov 18, 2013 @ 3:30pm

Trisha’s Southern Kitchen | A Yearwood Thanksgiving | 8:30am
Grandma Lizzie’s Cornbread Dressing
Cranberry-Orange Relish
No-Baste, No-Bother Roasted Turkey
Sweet Potato Souffle

Rachael Ray’s Week in a Day | Thanksgiving Anytime | 9am
Broccoli and Cauliflower Gratin Mac n Cheese
Ginger-Soy Carrot Soup*
Roasted Mushrooms, Parsnip, Potatoes and Spinach Casserole
Turkey and Mushroom Creamy Tomato “Gravy” With Gnocchi
Roasted, Brined Turkey Breast with Maple-Worcestershire Gravy and Fruit and Nut Rice Pilaf*

Guy’s Big Bite | Grateful Duck – New | 10am
Spice Rubbed Duck Breast
Creamy Celery Root, Fennel and Apple Salad
Cumin Roasted Carrots*
Garlicky Roasted Brussels Sprouts*

Monday, November 18th

Tyler’s Ulimate | Tyler’s Thanksgiving | 10am
Oven-roasted Turkey Breast with Leeks and Cornbread Stuffing
Roasted Turkey Gravy
Grainy Mustard Mashed Potatoes*

Secrets of a Restaurant Chef | The Secret to Brined Turkey | 2:00pm
Brined Herb-Crusted Turkey with Apple Cider Gravy*
Sausage, Apple, and Walnut Stuffing

30 Minute Meals with Rachel Ray | Keep On Giving | 2:30pm
Honey Mustard Dressed Greens with Apple and Pear
Turkey Pot Pie with Cranberry-Orange Corn Muffin Topping

Tuesday, November 19th

Down Home with the Neelys | Giving Thanks | 10:30am
Pumpkin Cupcakes
Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Walnuts
White Cheddar Mashed Potatoes*
Stuffed Turkey Breast

Ten Dollars Dinner | Thanksgiving | 1:30pm
Sweet Potato Empanadas
Cranberry Salsa
Turkey Taquitos*

30 Minute Meals with Rachel Ray | Thankful in Thirty | 2:30pm
Easiest Ever Baked Stuffed Apples
Turkey Cutlets with Sausage and Zucchini and Tipsy Gravy

Giada at Home | Thanksgiving | 3pm
Butternut Squash Soup with Fontina Cheese Crostini
Honey-Mustard Pork Roast with Bacon
Chocolate, Chestnut and Orange Trifle

Wednesday, November 20th

Barefoot Contessa | Turkey – Not Just for Thanksgiving | 4:30pm
Creme Brulee
Perfect Roast Turkey
Thyme Popovers*
Vegetable Tian

Saturday, November 23rd

Sandwich King | Thanksgiving Sandwiches | 7am
Open Faced Turkey Stuffing Patty with Gravy and Cranberry Sauce
Cranberry BBQ Turkey Sandwich*
Mom’s Mashed Potatoes a La King

Pioneer Woman | Thanksgiving | 10am
Cornbread Dressing with Sausage, Apples and Mushrooms
Cranberry Sauce
My Favorite Turkey Brine
Green Beans and Tomatoes
Creamy Mashed Potatoes*
Roasted Thanksgiving Turkey
Pecan Pie
Turkey Gravy
Sweet Roasted Rosemary Acorn Squash Wedges*

Show re-airs Nov 24, 2013 @ 8:00am & Nov 25, 2013 @ 5:00pm

Giada's Cranberry Orange Turkey

Giada at Home | Thanksgiving Favorites | 11:30am
Cranberry-Orange Glazed Turkey
Pumpkin and Goat Cheese Risotto
Roasted Root Vegetable Salad

Sunday, November 24th

Barefoot Contessa | Thanksgiving Countdown | 7am
Herb-Roasted Turkey Breast
Homemade Gravy
Sausage and Herb Stuffing*
Celery Root and Apple Puree

Show re-airs Nov 25, 2013 @ 4:30pm

Monday, November 25th

Alex’s Day Off | An Early Thanksgiving (Guests) | 10:30am
Stovetop Green Bean Casserole
Sugar-Cranberry Pie
Turkey and Stuffing