Create a healthy Thanksgiving Day menu with these Thanksgiving recipes.

Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful for family, friends, good health and great food. This year, instead of serving the old standbys — turkey smothered in gravy, candied yams, buttered corn and pumpkin pie — try healthier recipes.

The following healthy Thanksgiving recipes have all of the taste, but less fat, calories and sodium. So serve up a fresh approach to healthy eating this Thanksgiving.

  1. Recipe: Pumpkin soup
  2. Recipe: Wild rice mushroom soup
  3. Recipe: Apple salad with figs and almonds
  4. Recipe: Salad greens with pears, fennel and walnuts
  1. Recipe: Herb-rubbed turkey au jus
  2. Recipe: Roasted turkey with balsamic brown sugar sauce
  3. Recipe: Glazed turkey breast with fruit stuffing
  4. Recipe: Turkey gravy
  5. Recipe: Stuffing with cranberries
  6. Recipe: Wild rice or (quinoa) stuffing
  1. Recipe: Honey-glazed sweet potatoes
  2. Recipe: Garlic mashed potatoes
  3. Recipe: Cauliflower mashed 'potatoes'
  4. Recipe: Sweet carrots
  5. Recipe: Acorn squash with apples
  6. Recipe: Green beans with red pepper and garlic
  1. Recipe: Popovers
  2. Recipe: Best honey whole-wheat bread
  3. Recipe: Apple corn muffins
  4. Recipe: Pumpkin-hazelnut tea cake
  1. Recipe: Pumpkin cream cheese dip
  2. Recipe: Tasty apple pie
  3. Recipe: Rustic apple-cranberry tart
Oct. 29, 2011