It's that time of year when families gather, pies abound, aunties openly compete for the title of best cook, and we all give thanks. In this digital day and age, a group of black food bloggers have decided to virtually share our finest recipes for the feast in hopes of inspiring your Thanksgiving Day contributions. If you recreate one of these amazing dishes for your function, you just might unseat the supreme auntie in your family (be prepared for shade). Check out the full menu below of main courses, sides, and desserts below–including vegan options!

Black Food Bloggers Virtual Thanksgiving Menu

Honey Mustard Ham via Especially Southern Dishes


How to Deep Fry a Turkey from Sweet Savant

How to Make a Glazed Ham without a Recipe from The Hungry Hutch

Honey Mustard Ham from Especially Southern Dishes

Southern Collard Greens via Brown Sugar Food Blog

Side Dishes

Southern Collard Greens from Brown Sugar Food Blog

Green Beans with Potatoes and Bacon from Whisk it Real Gud

Southern Cornbread Dressing from Especially Southern Dishes

Twice Baked Sweet Potato Pudding from Marisa Moore Nutrition (Gluten-Free)

Smooth and Creamy Mashed Potatoes from Sweet Tea and Thyme (Gluten-Free)

Smoked Gouda Baked Mac n Cheese from This African Cooks

Vegan Oven Baked Mac n Cheeze from Pretty Brown Vegan (Vegan)

Balsamic Glazed Acorn Squash from PlanCookHost

Creamed Corn from Brandi's Foodie Diary (Vegetarian)

Maple Roasted Carrots from Jasmin Foster at Mash & Spread (Vegetarian)

Powerhouse Brussels Sprouts from FoodLoveTog

Kale & Brussels Sprout Salad from PlanCookHost

Homemade Cranberry Sauce from The Hungry Hutch (Vegan)

Instant Pot Cranberry Sauce from Marisa Moore Nutrition (Vegan, Paleo, Gluten-Free)

Southern Yeast Rolls from Sweet Tea and Thyme

Vegan Country Biscuits from Pretty Brown Vegan (Vegan)

Orange Popovers with Honey Butter from Jem of the South

Apple Cranberry Lattice Pie via The Hungry Hutch

On the Dessert Table

Classic Sweet Potato Pie from Brown Sugar Food Blog

Bourbon Sweet Potato Pecan Pie from Dash of Jazz (Vegetarian)

Perfect Apple Pie from Scratch from Sweet Tea and Thyme

Apple Cranberry Lattice Pie from The Hungry Hutch

Sweet Potato Galette from Whisk it Real Gud

Sweet Potato Pound Cake from Simply LaKita

Old-Fashioned Southern Pound Cake from Jem of the South

The Ultimate Red Velvet Cake from Dash of Jazz (Vegetarian)

Peach Dump Cake (Lazy Man's Peach Cobbler) by Brandi's Foodie Diary (Vegetarian)

Pecan Pie Bars from Marissa Allen at First & Full

Sweet Potato Praline Bread Pudding from Dash of Jazz (Vegetarian)

Banana Trifle by Black Girls Who Brunch (Vegetarian)

Autumn Apple Sangria via Butter Be Ready


Sparkling Apple Cider from Especially Southern Dishes

Cranberry Orange Punch from FoodLoveTog

Autumn Apple Sangria from Butter be Ready

Cranberry Apple Spice Mules from Dash of Jazz (Vegan)

Hot Zaddy from Meiko and the Dish