Turkey may be the star of the show but these sides, drinks, and desserts will give that bird a run for its money.

All of them are easy, tried-and-true crowd favorites that are sure to be gobbled up. Get it, haha.

20 Easy Thanksgiving Recipes - Turkey may be the star of the show but these sides, drinks, and desserts will give the bird a run for its money!! Easy, tried-and-true crowd favorites that you need to put on your holiday menu!!

Classic Traditional Thanksgiving Stuffing – Nothing frilly or trendy. Classic, amazing, easy, homemade stuffing that everyone loves! Simple ingredients with stellar results! It’ll be your new go-to recipe!

Classic Traditional Thanksgiving Stuffing - Nothing frilly or trendy. Classic, amazing, easy, homemade stuffing that everyone loves!! Simple ingredients with stellar results! It'll be your new go-to recipe!!

Slow Cooker Sausage Stuffing –  Easy stuffing that’s full of flavor from the sausage, onions, and more! You don’t even need to brown the sausage first and everything cooks together! A time and oven-space saver on holidays!

Slow Cooker Sausage Stuffing - EASY stuffing that's full of flavor from the sausage, onions, and more!! You don't even need to brown the sausage first and everything cooks together! A time and oven-space saver on holidays!!

Cabernet Cranberry and Blueberry Sauce – Make your own cranberry sauce with amazing depth of flavor in 30 minutes! The best cranberry sauce you will EVER have, guaranteed!

Cabernet Cranberry and Blueberry Sauce (vegan, GF) - Make your own cranberry sauce with amazing depth of flavor in 30 minutes! Easy recipe at averiecooks.com

Sweet Potato Casserole with Butter Pecan Crumble – The holiday classic just got even better because of the amazing topping! A buttery, brown sugary, crunch that’s irresistible! Easy and you can pre-assemble to save time!

Sweet Potato Casserole with Butter Pecan Crumble Topping - The holiday classic just got even BETTER because of the amazing TOPPING!! A buttery, brown sugary, crunch that's irresistible! Easy and you can pre-assemble to save time!!

Roasted Butternut Squash Green Bean Casserole – Move over classic casserole!! This updated version has roasted butternut squash and crunchy sliced almonds!

Roasted Butternut Squash Green Bean Casserole - Move over classic casserole!! This updated version has roasted butternut squash and crunchy sliced almonds!! Perfect for Thanksgiving or holiday meals!!

Herb-Roasted Tri-Colored Carrots – Lightly caramelized around the edges, crisp-tender in the center, and seasoned with rosemary, thyme, and parsley!! A trusty side that you’ll make again and again for holidays or easy weeknight dinners!

Herb-Roasted Tri-Colored Carrots - Lightly caramelized around the edges, crisp-tender in the center, and seasoned with rosemary, thyme, and parsley!! A trusty side that you'll make again and again for holidays or easy weeknight dinners!!

Honey Butter Pumpkin Dinner Rolls –  Big, soft rolls brushed with honey butter are the best! Everyone loves them and they disappear so fast!

Honey Butter Pumpkin Dinner Rolls - Big, soft rolls brushed with honey butter are the best! Everyone loves them and they disappear so fast!

Honey Dinner Rolls – My favorite all-around dinner roll recipe (that doesn’t have pumpkin in it)!

Overhead picture of Honey Dinner Rolls on a white and pink flowered plate

No-Knead Make Ahead Dinner Rolls with Honey Butter – An amazingly easy dinner roll recipe that you don’t even have to knead!

No-Knead Make-Ahead Dinner Rolls with Honey Butter - Recipe at averiecooks.com

Cranberry, Apple, and Blue Cheese Salad with Cranberry-Apple Cider Dressing – All the flavors of fall in one gorgeous, hearty, and healthy salad!! The easy, tart-and-sweet dressing is just bursting with flavor!!

Cranberry, Apple, and Blue Cheese Salad with Cranberry-Apple Cider Dressing - All the flavors of fall in one gorgeous, hearty, and healthy salad!! The easy, tart-and-sweet dressing is just bursting with flavor!!

Maple-Roasted Butternut Squash Quinoa Harvest Salad – Easy and packed with big fall flavors!! Maple syrup, squash, and cranberries were made for each other! Love it when healthy tastes so good!

Maple-Roasted Butternut Squash Quinoa Harvest Salad - Easy and packed with big fall flavors!! Maple syrup, squash, and cranberries were made for each other! Love it when healthy tastes so good!!

Honey-Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Honey-Cinnamon Dip – The honey glaze and the creamy cinnamon dip make these potatoes irresistible!

Honey-Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Honey-Cinnamon Dip - The honey glaze and the creamy cinnamon dip make these potatoes irresistible!!

Sparkling Apple Cider Sangria -Apples, oranges, pomegranate seeds, and cinnamon sticks with sparkling cider are a fun twist on classic sangria! So easy! Everyone will want a refill!

Sparkling Apple Cider Sangria - Apples, oranges, pomegranate seeds, and cinnamon sticks with sparkling cider are a FUN twist on classic sangria!! So easy! Make it for your next party and everyone will want a refill!!

Santa’s Magic Potion {Eggnog and Baileys} –  Have eggnog to use? This drink is smooth, creamy, and puts your ‘nog to great use! 

Santa's Magic Potion {Eggnog and Baileys} - Have eggnog to use? This drink is smooth, creamy, and puts your 'nog to great use! Mmm!

Pumpkin Caramel Poke Cake – Easy and the best pumpkin cake ever! Two kinds of caramel sauce, toffee bits, chocolate chips, whipped topping and more!

Pumpkin Caramel Poke Cake - Easy and the BEST PUMPKIN CAKE ever!! Two kinds of CARAMEL sauce, TOFFEE bits, CHOCOLATE CHIPS, whipped topping and more!! A total WINNER you must make!!

Easy Pumpkin Spice Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting – Soft, moist, and bursting with pumpkin flavor! You’ll want the frosting by the spoonful!! (who needs the cake when there’s luscious cream cheese frosting!)

Easy Pumpkin Spice Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting - Soft, moist, and bursting with pumpkin flavor! You'll want the frosting by the spoonful!! (who needs the cake when there's luscious cream cheese frosting!)

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake with Chocolate Ganache – One of my favorite cakes of ALL TIME! A must-make!

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake with Chocolate Ganache

Pumpkin Lush – Easy layered dessert with a graham cracker crust, cream cheese, pudding, pumpkin, whipped topping, chocolate chips, and toffee bits! A little bit of crunchy with lots of fluffy creaminess!

Pumpkin Lush - EASY layered dessert with a graham cracker crust, cream cheese, pudding, PUMPKIN, whipped topping, chocolate chips, and toffee bits!! A little bit of CRUNCH with lots of fluffy CREAMINESS!!

Pumpkin Ice Cream Pie – The easiest pumpkin pie you’ll ever make! Put it on your Thanksgiving menu and save yourself pie-making stress!

Pumpkin Ice Cream Pie - The easiest pumpkin pie you'll ever make! Put it on your Thanksgiving menu and save yourself pie-making stress!!

Cream Cheese-Filled Pumpkin Bread – Pumpkin bread that’s like having cheesecake baked in! Soft, fluffy, easy and tastes ahhhh-mazing!

Cream Cheese-Filled Pumpkin Bread - Pumpkin bread that's like having cheesecake baked in! Soft, fluffy, easy and tastes ahhhh-mazing!

What are you making or having this year that’s one of your favorites?

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