make ahead thanksgiving recipes

Thanksgiving Make Ahead Recipes

Recommended Thanksgiving Make Ahead Recipes

Mashed Potato

30 mins

Potatoes Au Gratin With Gruyere Cheese Recipe

Thin slices of potatoes are coated with creamy sauce and topped with grated gruyere cheese in this potatoes au gratin dish. It’s the ultimate comfort food, perfect  for holidays and weeknight dinners!

Dip, Sauce & Condiment

16 mins

Make-Ahead Salsa Recipe

With just a few simple ingredients, you can make this salsa recipe ahead of time and have it ready for serving alongside your favorite dishes.


1 hr 10 mins

Make-Ahead Skillet Baked Spaghetti Recipe

This delicious baked spaghetti recipe can be made ahead in a skillet, and filled with healthy ingredients like yellow squash, fontina, and cherry tomatoes.

Dip, Sauce & Condiment

10 mins

Easy Make-Ahead Alfredo Sauce Recipe

With this make-ahead recipe for Alfredo sauce, you'll always have something handy to whip up a quick dinner. It's great with pasta, veggies, and even meat.

Bread & Dough

50 mins

Make-Ahead Dinner Rolls Recipe

These make-ahead dinner rolls are efficient and easy to make. Keep this recipe for buttery, melt-in-your-mouth goodness you can serve on any holiday.

Mashed Potato

1 hr 25 mins

Make Ahead Mashed Potatoes Recipe

If you're craving a side dish and don't have the time, then this one's for you! Make ahead mashed potatoes are easy to make and delicious.


32 mins

Make Ahead Egg Muffins Recipe

Never rush breakfast. Enjoy these moist and flavorful make-ahead egg muffins made of simple ingredients like sausages and cheese for a quick, filling dish.