Thanksgiving dinners are not legendary for easy dinner recipes. Whether you’ve dropped the turkey or dried it out, or you accidentally swapped sugar with salt, cooking a meal for the entire extended family is a great weight on the cook’s shoulders. So, lessen the stress, clean up, and cook time by popping these favorites in the microwave this Thanksgiving:
2 cups peeled frozen yucca, defrosted and cut into ½-inch cubes
2 cloves garlic
1 teaspoon extra virgin olive oil
1 cup milk (heated in your small smartbowl™)
½ teaspoon Kosher salt
1/8 teaspoon white pepper
2 pinches nutmeg
1 teaspoon butter
First, steam your yucca, garlic and olive oil in your smartbowl™ and pop it in the microwave for 5 to 7 minutes. Take it out, mash or carefully blend it, and mix in your seasonings!
Bourbon-Orange Cranberry Sauce
2 cups cranberries, fresh, picked, rinsed and strained
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 teaspoon pectin powder
1 ½ teaspoons ginger, fresh, grated
¼ cup orange juice, or half of a large orange, juiced
2 tablespoons water
2 tablespoons bourbon
1/2 cinnamon stick
1 star anise
2 cloves, fresh whole
1 orange zest, fresh, to taste
First, combine your cranberries, sugar, pectin, water, ginger, juice, cinnamon, anise, and cloves in your smartbowl™. Microwave until your berries start to pop. Now, take out, stir, and repeat. Then, carefully remove the spices with tongs. Press lid over the mix and refrigerate until ready to serve!
The Smartbowl System makes it super easy to store, steam, and snack at any time of day. And, our technology can speed up cooking time and how you portion your meals. And, whether it is breakfast, lunch, dinner, or snack time, our system of microwavable bowls can make life so much easier! So, learn more about smartbowl™ and get yours today!