Unique Thanksgiving Recipes
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Give New Life to Your Thanksgiving Recipes

Start preparing for what this holiday is all about— the food!

The turkey is always a must, but the appetizers, side dishes, and desserts can vary. Why not switch things up and try something new? Jungle Jim's International Market is known for being unconventional and their recipes are no different. To help you plan your menu, we've selected some different (but still delicious) Jungle Jim's recipes that you can try to change up your typical Thanksgiving meal... with the expected Jungle Jim's twist!


Pumpkin Spice Kettle Corn: Destined to be a crowd pleaser, this unique kettle corn brings together all the delicious fall flavors into a crunchy snack to serve before the big feast. This is a recipe that is so easy to make and a great option for an appetizer, dessert, or late-night snack.  Check out the recipe here! 

Pumpkin Spice Kettle Corn

Pumpkin Pie Cream Cheese Spread: All of your pumpkin pie lovers will rave about this dish. Cream cheese, brown sugar, pumpkin spice...what's not to like? Pair with some graham crackers, bagels, or fresh fruit for the perfect appetizer. Check out the recipe here

Pumpkin cream cheese dip

Spiced Apple Butter Bread: The perfect shareable option to hold everyone over before the main course. The classic apple butter taste combined with a variety of spices will turn this bread into a Thanksgiving staple for your family for years to come! Check out the recipe here!  

Apple Butter Bread

Side Dishes

Roasted Curried Sweet PotatoesThis flavorful take on classic sweet potatoes will definitely win over the hearts (and stomachs) of friends or family. In this recipe you'll be roasting the sweet potatoes and stirring them in curry powder, so you can control the spice depending on which curry you buy. Check out the recipe here

Curried sweet potatoes

Oyster Stuffing: Now this one might sound strange or a little out of your comfort zone, which is all the more reason to give it a try! The taste and texture of the oysters add a savory touch to your usual stuffing, resulting an intricate (and impressive) side dish. Check out the recipe here! 

Oyster stuffing

Prosciutto Wrapped Grilled Asparagus: Combine the two flavors of prosciutto and asparagus to create this unique and flavorful dish! Check out the recipe here! 



Mulled Wine: This delicious mulled wine recipe can be made in less than 20 minutes and is full of the coziest holiday flavors. Just combine brandy, red wine, and mulling spices for the stovetop or slow cooker. The perfect festive spiced wine for the holidays! Check out the recipe here! 

Mulled Wine

Vietnamese Milk Coffee: Put your cooking skills to the test to create this cozy drink, perfect for the cold weather. This drink is made by passing hot water through the grounds into a cup that already contains condensed milk. Check out the recipe here



Orange Pecan Cake: This cake will make a delicious, rich statement at the Thanksgiving dessert table. It smells almost as good as it tastes. The minute you take it out of the oven, your kitchen will be filled with the amazing aroma that will make it nearly impossible to not just dig in right away! Check out the recipe here! 

Orange Pecan Cake

Brown Butter Mocha Cookies with Sea Salt and Caramel: The ultimate cozy chocolate chip cookie recipe featuring caramel bits, espresso, dark chocolate with almonds, and a dash of sea salt! End the night on a chocolatey sweet note. Check out the recipe here! 

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Hazelnut Snowball Cookies: Try this unique take on a classic dessert. This fluffy and sugary treat is sure to be a crowd pleaser! Check out the recipe here!

Snowball Cookies

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