Our Best Thanksgiving Recipes 2015! | Connecticut Public Radio

Our Best Thanksgiving Recipes 2015!

Sep 23, 2015

Jacques Pépin's apple galette using store-bought pizza dough… the cinnamon toast cocktail from Anthony DeSerio… oven-roasted cranberry compote from Fine Cooking… Ina's parsnip and pear gratin… the easy, dry-brined turkey with extra-crispy skin… and, don't throw away that turkey carcass -- it's really tasty...

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  • Anthony DeSerio​ – United States Bartenders’ Guild
  • Nancy Harmon Jenkins - co-author, The Four Seasons of Pasta
  • Chris Prosperi – chef/owner, Métro Bis in Simsbury, Conn.
  • Alex Province – wine expert


  • “Gne Gne,” Montefiori Cocktail
  • “Captain’s Coffee,” String Theorie
  • “Beans and Cornbread,” Louis Jordan and The Tympany Five
  • “One Mint Julep,” Ray Charles
  • “Scenes from an Italian Restaurant,” Billy Joel
  • “Everybody Eats When They Come to My House,” Cab Calloway 

Lori Mack and Jonathan McNicol contributed to this show.