This delicious holiday dinner menu was created for a smaller crowd and features a Cider Brined Turkey Breast and perfectly paired side dishes and dessert.

Apple Cider Brined Turkey Breast

Traditional turkey dinners with all the trimmings can be rather overwhelming if you don't have a big guest list.

This four-course menu, centered around a cider-brined turkey breast captures all the great elements of Thanksgiving dinner, but with a bit less work and fewer leftovers.

Cider Brined Turkey Breast Holiday Menu

Apple Cider Brined Turkey Breast

This apple cider brined turkey breast is moist, flavorful, and the perfect main dish for a small holiday gathering or family dinner.

Roasted Butternut Squash and Chestnut Soup

A rich, velvety soup made with roasted butternut squash, chestnuts, apple cider and cream - perfect as a starter for a holiday or special occasion meal.

Southern-Style Green Beans

Slow-cooked with smoky bacon and sweet onions, these Southern-style green beans are sure to become a family favorite.

Scalloped Potatoes

This recipe for classic, oven-baked scalloped potatoes is a tried-and-true family favorite that's easy to make and a favorite for holiday dinners.

Fresh Cardamom Spiced Applesauce

Making fresh applesauce is so easy and the extra flavor is well worth the effort. This recipe uses cinnamon and cardamom for a wonderfully aromatic flavor combination.

Cranberry-Orange Upside Down Cake

A tangy combination of cranberries and oranges top this buttery, moist upside-down cake - a perfect ending for a holiday dinner.