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Nov.
18th

Thanksgiving dine out: Keep your kitchen clean and find a South Sound restaurant serving turkey and all the fixings

During recipe testing for SoundLife’s Thanksgiving food sections (read the stories here), I was elbow deep in a cornbread stuffing recipe while stirring roasted pumpkin soup when I had an epiphany about why people don’t want to cook on Thanksgiving: It’s a lot of work.

Dine out? Not a bad idea.

Click “more” to see restaurants open for Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 25 2010. Don’t see your favorite restaurant listed? Just comment and I’ll track down details. Read more »

Nov.
18th

Where to eat Thanksgiving dinner

I’m bumping this Thanksgiving thread, which originally was posted Nov. 10.

We published recipes today from local chefs for a dressed-up Thanksgiving dinner. Read the story at www.thenewstribune.com/thanksgiving. My favorite dishes were the pumpkin bread pudding from Thad Lyman of Brix 25, and the pear-cranberry crisp from Danielle Kartes at Minoela. Both will add impressive flavors to your Thanksgiving dinner. And here’s a great new resource for locally sourcing your Thanksgiving dinner: www.piercecountywa.org/eatlocal

As I was in the middle of the cooking flurry of recipe testing, I was reminded why it is that people dine out on Thanksgiving. So, for all of you “I don’t wanna cook!” people, click “more” for a list of restaurants serving dinner. We’ve been compiling the list since last week and will continue to add more as we find restaurants serving Thanksgiving dinner.

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