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Pick a dish from each category and you've got the ultimate Thanksgiving day menu consisting of classic recipes with delicious tweaks.

How to Carve a Turkey

Carve that bird like a pro. We show you how in these four steps.

Learn how to carve your turkey.
Becky Luigart-Stayner

Deconstructing Turkey

It's a typical Thanksgiving toss-up: You want to show off the beautiful bird you've spent hours preparing, but carving at the table can be tricky and messy. "The whole turkey may look really pretty, but taking slices from the outside of the breast is difficult," says Cooking Light Test Kitchens staffer Sam Brannock. Instead, he recommends carving in the kitchen, especially if you're serving the bird sans skin. Here's his step-by-step guide to turkey carving.

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