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Thanksgiving. Even just the word brings a smile and makes tummies rumble. And really, what could be better? A house full of comforting cooking smells, plates of yummy appetizers, the joyful sound of laughter, and dreams of decadent desserts to come. To celebrate the holiday season, we’re sharing some of our farmers’ favorite recipes to inspire your most mouthwatering Thanksgiving menu ever. From the fluffy dollop of whipped cream atop a perfect slice of pumpkin pie to the gooey cheddar in your cozy broccoli casserole, award-winning Cabot products will take your Turkey-day bites to delicious new heights. Even better, you can scale most of these favorites for any size feast. 

Hungry yet? Let’s make some delicious memories! 

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Everyone knows that turkey isn’t the only star of a proper Thanksgiving. It all starts with the appetizers. Those satisfying first bites that fill your heart and tastebuds with joy and make it official—it’s Thanksgiving! Add the bold taste of the World’s Best Cheddar to your pre-dinner apps this year, and watch your guests get gobbling. 

Hot Italian Cheddar Dip

Oooey, gooey, and perfectly dippable. An absolute crowd pleaser. 

Cranberry Cheddar Pita Bites

A little sweet, a little savory, and totally poppable for a convenient nibble. 

Turkey Cheese Board

Make your guests smile, then swoon with this clever & delicious cheese board. 

Lightened Up Spinach Artichoke Dip

A crowd-pleasing classic, lightened up with our farmers’ Lite Cheddar.  

Side Dishes 

Dinner is served! Of course, the bird is bound to get a lot of attention, but it’s hardly a secret that side dishes are where the most delicious bites are usually found. Cheesy potatoes. Cheddar Biscuits. Green Bean Casserole. Time to feast! 

Cheesy Broccoli Casserole

Topped with crispy breadcrumbs and loaded up with FOUR different Cabot cheddars, this is basically happiness in a casserole dish. 

Air Fryer Cheddar Biscuits

Topped with savory garlic butter, these cheesy biscuits are perfect for getting every last bit of gravy!   

Potato Beet Cheddar Gratin 

Colorful purple beets add an elegant touch to this creamy side dish classic. 

Baked Macaroni and Cheese 

Made with the World’s Best Cheddar, this is the ultimate Thanksgiving mac and cheese.  

Cheddar Green Bean Casserole 

So creamy, so succulent, and so packed with Cabot cheddar that seconds are a must. 

Greek Yogurt Mashed Potatoes 

Award-winning Cabot Greek Yogurt creates a smooth, creamy texture—and has fewer calories! 

Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes 

Thinly sliced potatoes and Seriously Sharp Cheddar baked together until molten and irresistible.  


We hope you saved room because our farmers are serving up some of their most decadent desserts, all made with the unforgettable taste of the world’s finest dairy products. 

Greek Yogurt Pumpkin Cheesecake 

A perfect fall dessert. Creamy, smooth, and lightened up with Cabot Greek Yogurt.   

Pumpkin Pie 

So packed with flavor and so melt-in-your-mouth perfect, you’ll remember why it’s a go-to classic year after year.   

Apple Pie with Cheddar Cheese 

Pair that perfect slice of apple pie with the World’s Best Cheddar for the most satisfying bite you’ll eat all day.  

Whipped Yogurt Cream 

Whip together Cabot Cream Cheese and Greek Yogurt for a healthy-ish spin on whipped cream.   

Eat just a little too much? That’s all part of the fun! We hope these recipes bring as much Thanksgiving joy to your family’s table as they do to ours.   

Wondering what to do with all those leftovers? Explore our favorite recipe ideas for making all those delectable leftovers even more delicious the day after. 

Hungry for more? Our farmers have an endless array of recipes to add delicious, award-winning flavor to your life. Find the perfect game day snack. Plan a week of healthy dinners. Teach your kids to cook. Whatever you’re craving, we’ve got your covered. Even better, our entire recipe database is totally free and ready for you. Visit to get cooking today. 

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