Where Can You Buy A Prepared Turkey and Sides For Thanksgiving?
A lot of us are in a situation this year where for the very first time we are considering preparing an entire Thanksgiving meal for our families by ourselves. With the majority of Americans used to traditional family gatherings with extended family, each contributing certain pieces of the meal, this new dynamic can be a bit terrifying. But rest assured, there is hope for all of us, in the form of prepared Thanksgiving Meals ready to serve. Here are your Thanksgiving Day Meal Savers!
*Please note all of these options require a minimum of 48 hours notice so order right away to ensure availability. Also only certain locations offer Holiday Meals so be sure to check by your locality.*
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This heat and serve meal comes in several varieties and sizes. For example, their Premium Meal Serves 8 – 10 and includes the following: Slow-Roasted Turkey, Hickory-Smoked Ham, Bread & Celery Dressing, Corn, Our Famous Mashed Potatoes with Gravy, Freshly Baked Rolls, Green Beans with Ham, Cranberry Relish, Macaroni & Cheese, Pumpkin Bread*, Pumpkin Pie, Double-Crust Apple Pie. Preview More Prepared Thanksgiving Meals From Bob Evans Right Here.
Boston Market offers ham and turkey options and have meals available for families of 4-6 members or 12 members. Also, if you want to prepare your own sides, you can buy just a ham from them. Visit their site to preview all of the many prepared Thanksgiving Meals Available from Boston Market.
You can pick your size- feast or family? This meal comes home hot and ready to serve or heat and serve depending on your selections. You can choose your sides too. The Classic Family Dinner includes Turkey n’ Dressing with Gravy, a sampling of Sugar Cured Ham, Cranberry Relish, Country Green Beans, Macaroni n’ Cheese, choice of Mashed Potatoes or Sweet Potato Casserole, and Dinner Rolls. To see all options and more details check out the details and availability on the Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Feast here.
This Thanksgiving Meal is another option where you can just reheat and serve. It includes a whole turkey, slow-smoked over hickory wood for 3 hours, and rubbed with their holiday blend of spices, Corn Bread Stuffing (2 qt, Garlic Red-Skin Mashed Potatoes (2 qt), Buttered Corn Niblets (2 qt), and Turkey Gravy (1 qt.).
Fatz offers prepared turkey and ham holiday meals but you can also build your own meal if you prefer. Visit Fatz here to view all of their holiday meal options.
Turkey, ham, prime rib, and even chicken dinners with sides are available at Food City! These are all heat and serve options.
Old Fashioned Pit Ham Dinners, your Basic Turkey Dinner, Deluxe Dinners, and more. Visit your local market for details and availability.
We do a lot of our shopping at Fresh Market and are fans of their Little Big Meals. That said, we believe in their ability to put together an amazing Thanksgiving Meal. Their traditional meal includes 10-12 lb Fully Cooked Turkey – 3 lb Yukon Gold Whipped Potatoes – 3 lb Traditional Herb Stuffing – 30 oz Homestyle Turkey Gravy- 16 oz Cranberry Relish with Walnuts -12 ct Golden Dinner Rolls, serves 8 to 10 is competitively priced. View all of the Thanksgiving Meal Options from Fresh Market.
All the Kroger Thanksgiving meal bundles include the following: Green Bean Casserole, Sweet Potato Souffle, Mashed Potatoes, Turkey Gravy, 12 ct. Kings Hawaiian Rolls, Traditional Dressing, and a Pumpkin Pie. You can choose between options including a smoked turkey, boneless turkey, bone-in ham, boneless ham, and prime rib.
So this is the one we ordered and I can’t wait to dig into their Grateful Gathering Thanksgiving Dinner! Our local Maple Street Biscuit Company offers Turkey Breast, Buttermilk Biscuit Stuffing, Smokey Garlic Dijon Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans and Shallots, Turkey Gravy, Buttermilk Biscuits, and Cinnamon Biscuit Bread Pudding. It’s going to be amazing!
(location dependent availability)
This option serves 7-10, and heating is required. Our local stores offer a meal that includes a fully cooked 10 to 12 lb Turkey – 2 1/2 lb holiday dressing – 2 1/2 lb mashed potatoes – 32 oz. of Publix gravy – 28 oz. of Publix marshmallow delight and a 16 oz. of Publix cranberry orange relish.
Clearly a favorite, this classic Thanksgiving menu from Whole Foods covers turkey, green bean casserole, mashed potatoes, cornbread, and sausage stuffing, plus more of your holiday favorites. Just reheat and serve.
While on the pricier side, Williams Sonoma offers perhaps the most variety as far as your options go. They offer smoked turkey, stuffed turkey, and herb-roasted turkey options as well as a Martha Stewart Complete Thanksgiving Dinners. Visit them to check out all of their Thanksgiving Meal Options.
So there we have plenty of options. I should also mention that certain Popeye’s restaurants offer their Cajun turkeys but you have to check locally for that.
Do you know of a place where you can grab a fully prepared meal that I didn’t mention? If so, please share it in the comments section below. We love to hear from you.
Wishing you a beautiful and blessed Thanksgiving,
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