Dining solo this Thanksgiving? You will love these wonderful Thanksgiving dinner menu ideas for one. These Thanksgiving for one recipe ideas include recipes for turkey, dressing, side dishes, and desserts. Perfect for one or two. Your complete Thanksgiving menu!
Whether by choice or by circumstance, enjoying a Thanksgiving meal without a crowd can indeed be a blessing to be thankful for. No special Thanksgiving menu to think about, no spirited talk of politics, just a peaceful meal.
Here you will find the entire Thanksgiving dinner menu with these Thanksgiving for one recipes. From the turkey to the dessert, we’ve got you covered. It may seem like a lot of food, but even a Thanksgiving meal for one needs leftovers, right?
Here are the Thanksgiving for One Recipe categories (click to go to category):
Each of the Thanksgiving recipes are accessible by clicking the link for each recipe and then going to the bottom of the specific recipe’s page.
Thanksgiving Dinner For One Recipes
Whether you’re cooking for one this Thanksgiving or cooking for a small number, this flavorful Herb Crusted Roast Turkey Recipe needs to be on your menu. This boneless turkey is tender and juicy and so easy to cook!
Easy recipe showing how to cook a juicy herb-crusted turkey breast. No basting necessary for this roast turkey recipe. A turkey breast is perfect for serving one or two people, it’s easier to make and less expensive than roasting a whole turkey.
Perfectly seasoned turkey cutlets are cooked in one pan along with onions and garlic and served with a flavorful pan gravy. A wonderful single serving meal that can be ready in minutes.
Thanksgiving For One Side Dish Recipes
Homemade Mashed Potatoes For One – two Gold potatoes cooked in garlic infused milk and cream, mashed, and blended with butter, a touch of olive oil, and tangy stone-ground mustard. An absolutely delicious mashed potatoes recipe for one person.
Easy to make Cranberry Sauce recipe for one. This simple, classic Thanksgiving dish is made with only 4 ingredients! It’s fresh tasting and absolutely delicious.
This Sausage Dressing recipe is the perfect recipe to use when planning your Thanksgiving meal or any meal! Soft sourdough bread is flavored with sausage, sage, onions, and toasted nuts. An incredibly flavorful Thanksgiving dish and the perfect amount if you’re cooking for one or two.
This classic Sweet Potato Casserole recipe for one person that can be made using cooked or canned sweet potatoes. Filled with spices, pecans, lightly sweetened with brown sugar and topped with marshmallows, this traditional casserole is the perfect size for one!
Thanksgiving For One Dessert Recipes
All the wonderful flavors and ingredients you’ll find in a traditional Pumpkin Pie can be found in this perfectly rich, smooth and custardy Pumpkin Pie recipe for one!
This Pecan Pie Recipe For One has all the flavors you love in a pecan pie. This dessert recipe for one person has a buttery shortbread crust and a rich, pecan filled filling. By itself or with a scoop of vanilla ice cream, this pecan pie is a treat.
This popular Southern dessert starts with a buttery graham cracker crust and is filled with perfectly spiced sweet potato custard. Top this tasty sweet potato pie for one person with a spoonful of maple whipped cream and you’ve got an amazing dessert that you don’t have to share.
Here is a classic apple pie recipe with a flaky crust and sweet juicy apples. This apple pie for one recipe gives you that great apple pie without without the leftovers.
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