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November 30, 2020

Ridiculously Easy Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

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Who does not love Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving? The food is delicious and inviting, which is really all that matters, right?

But times have changed! Cracker Barrel offers Thanksgiving dinners you can order, keep in your refrigerator, and warm up on the day of Thanksgiving. This is a super easy option – no need to slave over the stove for a few hours! The hardest thing you’ll need to do is pick up your dinner from your local store.

But if you’re the kind of person who prefers to make your own Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving dinner, you’re going to be very happy with this collection of recipes.

All the favorite Thanksgiving dishes are here: The Cracker Barrel hashbrown casserole, the green beans, sweet potato casserole, mash potatoes, baby carrots, mac and cheese, the gravy, the biscuits. Of course, all the desserts are included too, like the Coca Cola cake, baked cinnamon apples, peach cobbler, and more.

The great thing about most of Cracker Barrel’s Thanksgiving dinner recipes is that it’s easy to make. Unless you’re a complete newbie, you will be able to cook a delicious dinner without much trouble. Many of the recipes are the kind where you throw everything into one pot or baking dish, then walk away while you allow it to cook. With Thanksgiving recipes like this, you can even cook ahead of time, and spend quality time with your family on Thanksgiving day.

Here are the absolute favorites:

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

  1. Cracker Barrel Hashbrown Casserole

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

The Cracker Barrel hashbrown casserole is arguably the most popular Cracker Barrel recipe, (which is why it was added first.) This is a fail-proof recipe.


  1. Copycat Cracker Barrel Green Beans

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

The green beans are a favorite for many, and this recipe is fairly simple.


  1. Sweet Potato Casserole

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

What is really great about this particular sweet potato casserole, is that it’s an easy slow cooker dish!


  1. Mashed Potatoes Cracker Barrel Recipe

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

The trick to this crowd-pleasing mash potato recipe is that it’s made with a stick of butter, and evaporated milk. It’s ridiculously easy too!


  1. Copycat Cracker Barrel Mac and Cheese Recipe

This recipe is probably the hardest recipe in this collection. Yes, it is a bit of a process, but if you love Cracker Barrel macaroni and cheese, it will be worth it.


  1. Cracker Barrel Baked Apple Dumplin’

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

You can make the baked apple dumplin’ to serve as individual dumplings or one big dessert dish. Either way, it’s delicious served with vanilla ice cream.


  1. Cracker Barrel Baked Cinnamon Apples

If you’d rather avoid the pastry of the dumplings, consider the baked cinnamon apples. It is equally as decadent, without the gluten.


  1. Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Biscuits

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

Who doesn’t love a good biscuit? Cracker Barrel’s country store biscuits are a particular favorite for many folks. With only 5 ingredients, this biscuit recipe is simple and straightforward!


  1. Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Copycat Sawmill Gravy

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

If you’re going to have the biscuits, you might as well make the gravy.  The gravy also goes really well with the turkey.


  1. Cracker Barrel Coca Cola Cake

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

Another big favorite is the Cracker Barrel Coca Cola Cake. If you’re not a fan of Coca Cola, you could always replace it with Root Beer, Pepsi, or Dr. Pepper.

What makes this recipe extra delicious, is that you poke holes into the cake after baking it. By doing this, the frosting seeps into the cake, making it moist and fudgy.


  1. Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Baby Carrots

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Baby Carrots

These baby carrots are another easy and delicious side dish. (If you like a little bite in your carrots, reduce the cooking time suggested in the recipe. )


  1. Cracker Barrel Banana Pudding

It’s the holidays – indulge in this decadent Cracker Barrel banana pudding recipe.


  1. Cracker Barrel Cole Slow

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

The sweet and tart flavor of the dressing in this Cracker Barrel coleslaw makes this recipe a winner. Make sure you store it in the refrigerator for at least 3 hours before serving. This allows the flavors to really blend and makes for a delicious coleslaw.


  1. Cracker Barrel Corn Muffins

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

As with the other recipes in this collection, corn muffins (or cornbread) is a tradition during Thanksgiving. If you like your corn muffins sweet, you will enjoy these. If not, reduce the sugar by half.


  1. Cornbread Casserole Cracker Barrel Recipe

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

The cornbread casserole is an excellent alternative to the cornbread muffins or traditional cornbread.


  1. Cracker Barrel Fried Apples

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Recipes

Yet another apple dessert! While these are called fried apples, there is no oil or “frying” involved. In fact, you could even make this in your slow cooker.


  1. Cracker Barrel Peach Cobbler Recipe

The Cracker Barrel peach cobbler is a cheap and easy dessert to prepare. It’s an absolute treat served with vanilla ice cream.

From our family to yours, may you have a wonderful Thanksgiving with much to be thankful for.

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