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Friendsgiving Dishes Made Easy

three pieces of bread with salami, cheese, and olive on top served on a board

Thanksgiving is upon us, which means Friendsgiving is even sooner. While the big, traditional feast typically boasts an abundance of gourmet dishes, Friendsgiving offers up something on the lighter side. This non-traditional tradition allows us to let loose and feast casually with your Atelier neighbors before bracing ourselves for a night of 21 questions with our inquisitive relatives. We’ve gathered a few different plates that we feel strike the balance between simple and satisfying.

Super Simple Appetizers

Team work makes the dream work. This no-bake appetizer is ideal for putting your guests to work as you catch up with them in the kitchen.

Ingredients: 

• Triscuit crackers
• Turkey breast
• Brussels sprouts
• Cranberry sauce

Sausage Stuffed Crescent Cornucopias

Everyone loves a bread basket. Now, let’s take it to the next level by adding even more goodness to an already delicious dinner table staple.

Ingredients:

• Precooked breakfast sausage links
• Shredded cheddar cheese
• Sweetened dried cranberries
• Crescent dinner rolls
• Egg

Apple Pie Bites

Friendsgiving isn’t complete without something sweet to end the night on. However, let’s be real, nobody wants to spend hours perfecting a single pie. These bite-sized desserts get the job done without all the work usually involved.

Ingredients:

• Brown sugar
• Apple pie spice
• Butter
• Chopped pecans
• Granny Smith apple
• Apple cider
• Ginger ale
• Crescent rolls

Pumpkin Pie Mule

If you really want to get the party started while still remaining on trend with Fall, these mules will be a guaranteed hit. After all, it is still pumpkin spice season, right?

Ingredients:

• Captain Morgan Jack-O'Blast
• Ginger beer
• Lime juice

Happy Feasting, DTLA.