Although cooking a full Thanksgiving feast is already an art all its own, you can really kick it up a notch by crafting some pretty creative plates for every course of the day. Here are 11 fun Thanksgiving food art ideas you can make this year.
Gobble Gobble Pancakes
Kids and adults of all ages will love gobbling up these pancakes to start off their Turkey Day.
Turkey Waffle Breakfast
Give your kids permission to play with their food and let them assemble their own turkey waffle plates.
Turkey Fruit Platter
So simple to assemble you don’t even need directions. Just use this picture as your guide and enjoy for breakfast or a midday snack.
Turkey Veggie Platter
A fun, festive appetizer that will make your guests giggle and say, “Yum!”
Thanksgiving Cheese Ball
This guy is almost too cute to eat! Almost.
Turkey Cake Pops
Appetizers shouldn’t be contained to cheese and crackers. Enjoy (a small) dessert first with this cute cake pops!
This light lunch is perfect for keeping your kids content until the big feast.
Turkey-Shaped Apple Tarts
There’s something special about individual-sized desserts. Just knowing it was made especially for you can bring a smile to your face. And if that doesn’t do it for you, the cute little turkey is sure to make you smirk. :)
Mini Turkey Cookies
Guests will think you’re a pro baker when they see these little guys. But they’re surprisingly easy to put together!
Consider this an edible Thanksgiving craft that can keep kids busy while you cook up a storm in the kitchen.
Sugar Cookie Turkey Dessert Pizza
Guests might forget there’s pumpkin pie when you serve this silly, scrumptious dessert.