You are here: Home » Thanksgiving » Holiday Menu Ideas Holiday Menu Ideas Thanksgiving,Dinner,Holidays,Recipes http://relish.com/articles/thanksgiving-menu-options/ by RelishNovember 21, 2011 Holiday dinner traditions get an inspiration from jalapeño, shiitake, pomegranates and more. http://pgoarelish2.files.wordpress.com/2011/11/45i256.jpg Share this: Pin ItEmailPrint We all know that it’s the little things that make a difference, so we’ve added small touches that deliver big pay offs to some familiar holiday dishes. Sprightly and healthy pomegranate juice does double duty as a glaze for the turkey and a flavor booster for the sauce, while shiitake mushrooms and apricots liven up the dressing. Round out these dishes with some make-ahead sides and seasonal pies, and you’ve got a doable feast. —By Marge Perry, a food writer in Tenafly, N.J. (11/06) Share this: Pin ItEmailPrint Pomegranate-Glazed Turkey Pomegranate and cardamon make a different glaze for turkey. Cranberry Jalapeno Relish A zippy, Southwestern-style complement to Thanksgiving turkey and dressing. Pomegranate Port Wine Sauce Pomegranate sauce for Thanksgiving turkey adds bright flavor. Shiitake-Apricot Stuffing Serve something different with the holiday bird this year.