The centerpiece of contemporary Thanksgiving in the United States and Canada
is a large meal, generally centered on a large roasted turkey which is only ...
The side dishes vary from house to house. In some parts of the country, you'll find
mashed potatoes and gravy and in other places, sweet potato pie. But no ...
Nov 25, 2013 ... So why do we chow down on turkey, then? ... were pragmatic reasons for eating
turkey rather than, say, chicken at a feast like Thanksgiving.
Nov 25, 2009 ... Turkey is a mainstay of the Thanksgiving dinner. But it's not necessarily the best-
tasting beast around, nor the cheapest. So how did turkey ...
Nov 25, 2015 ... The Real Reason We Eat Turkey on Thanksgiving. Latest ... does it have
something to do with Ben Franklin finding turkeys quite “respectable”?
Find out why do we eat turkey on Thanksgiving. ... Most of us can't imagine a
Thanksgiving dinner without a moist and delicious Turkey as the centerpiece of
Nov 26, 2014 ... Eating turkey has long been a tradition at Thanksgiving, but it's a tradition that we
may want to consider doing away with.
Nov 23, 2009 ... unlike chickens with their eggs and cows with milk – both in the colonial era and
at present – turkeys (whether wild or raised on a farm) do not ...
Here I intend to define Thanksgiving and then define why people tend to eat
turkey at Thanksgiving. This also includes showing where religion comes into ...
Nov 28, 2013 ... The pilgrims may not have eaten any turkey at the "First Thanksgiving" in 1621—
no mention of turkey is specifically mentioned in Edward ...