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Does the thought of planning a big party like Thanksgiving leave you feeling you stressed? excited? ambivalent? Either way a little planning goes a long way and we’ve teamed up with our pal and local chef extraordinaire, Emma Frisch to bring you 5 tips for a completely stress-free Thanksgiving!

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Emma says it best – Thanksgiving is the perfect time to celebrate the incredible bounty we have here in the Fingerlakes! The time to start planning is now – order a Thanksgiving Share Box from us, plan where to purchase your turkey, and start shopping early! You can start stocking up on basics and local goodies right away which will be a huge time saver. Between the full bushel box of organic produce from our farm and a quick stop at The Piggery for local meats and cheeses, I know I won’t have much extra shopping to do!


Watch our video below to help you get started, then download our menu planner and prep tips. We’ve also put together a sample menu to help you get started:

Thanksgiving Turkey & Gravy

Mashed Root Vegetables

Savory Roasted Acorn Squash

Cumin Scented Kale

Fresh Maple Ginger Cranberry Sauce

Cornbread Stuffing with Bacon & Leeks

Thanksgiving Prep Schedule – We’ll walk you through all the steps for an EASY and stress-free Thanksgiving!

Sample Menu Planner – filled in for you with our favorite recipes and a shopping list!

Menu Planner – fill in with your favorite recipes!

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