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    Food Group: Protein Foods

    All foods made from meat, poultry, seafood, beans and peas, eggs, processed soy products, nuts, and seeds are considered part of the Protein Foods Group. Beans and peas are also part of the Vegetable Group. For more information about healthy meal times and snacks, visit

    Food Group: Protein Foods

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    Buttermilk biscuit and sausage dressing really brings the best of the South together in one delectable side dish.

    This Northeast-inspired Thanksgiving menu incorporates all the best things from the harvest.

    Give classic shrimp and grits a twist by turning them into a fun, tasty appetizer.

    Southern Deep-Fried Turkey

    Chestnut Dressing

    Mini Crab Cakes with Dijon Aioli

    How can you make a Thanksgiving turkey even better? Wrap it in maple-glazed bacon first!

    Kick up the heat with a Southwestern Thanksgiving menu. It's all about the spices!

    Orange Chili-Rubbed Turkey puts a bold, southwestern spin on a Thanksgiving classic!

    Lamb Tagine with Lemon and Olives | #myplate #protein #veggies #protein #wholegrain

    For a Midwestern Thanksgiving menu, we tried modern twists on classic crowdpleasers. Click through for our full coast-to-coast lineup!

    Stuffed mushrooms are always a winner, especially when you fill them with sausage and herbs.

    Beer-Brat Dressing #thanksgiving #easysides #dressing #stuffing

    Cider-Glazed Turkey #turkeydinner #thanksgiving

    Sourdough, Date, and Turkey Sausage Stuffing #thanksgiving #holidays

    Herb-Roasted Turkey with White Wine Gravy #thanksgiving #turkey #healthythanksgiving #holiday

    French Spinach Frittata #veggies #protein #dairy #MyPlate #WhatsCooking

    Slow-Cooker Harvest Pot Roast

    Yes, you can grill your Thanksgiving turkey with this easy, delicious recipe. Fire up the coals!

    Pressed for time? You only need 5 easy ingredients to make our delicious sausage and spinach quesadillas!

    Green Curry Fritters | #myplate #protein

    Serve classic chicken piccata in just 30 minutes!

    Overwhelmed with holiday leftovers? Here's 11 clever ways to use them all up, from turkey meatloaf to green bean salad.

    Tofu Saag | #myplate #protein #veggies

    Slow Cooker Turkey Mole | #myplate #protein