Turkey-Shaped Food for Your Thanksgiving Feast

by Dorothy Reinhold on November 22, 2020

Print This Post Print This Post Holiday humor that you can eat! Delicious turkey-shaped foods to amuse and delight for Thanksgiving time. From appetizers to dessert, and the day-after sandwich, we have it covered!

Delicious turkey-shaped food to amuse and delight for Thanksgiving time (maybe we’ll call it holiday humor you can eat!). From appetizers to dessert, and the day-after sandwich, we have it covered!

Let’s talk turkey, shall we?

What if you went hog wild, as it were, with your turkey theme for Thanksgiving? Wouldn’t that be a hoot?

These dishes are all amusing, delightful and look utterly delicious.

Let the Thanksgiving fun begin, with these turkey-shaped foods!

twisted-bread-with-peppers-spinach-and-parmesan-from-carolines-cooking is perfect turkey-shaped food1. Twisted Bread with Peppers, Spinach and Parmesan

Adorable, inspired AND delicious. This gives the phrase “stuffed like a turkey” new meaning! From Caroline’s Cooking.

turkey-veggie-platter-from-eating-richly-even-when-youre-broke2. Turkey Veggie Tray

Even the kids won’t protest eating their vegetables. From Eating Richly Even When You’re Broke.

turkey-shape-bread-bowl-with-spinach-ranch-dip-by-kudos-kitchen-by-renee3. Turkey Bread Bowl with Spinach Ranch Dip

You know that spinach dip in a bread bowl that everyone loves? This is even better. From Kudos Kitchen by Renee.

turkey-fruit-plate-by-steve-dembo4. Turkey Fruit Plate

Personalize this one with your choice of fruits. From Steve Dembo on Flickr.

turkey-guacamole-dip-from-fork-and-beans5. Turkey Guacamole Dip

Get yourself in the mood for what’s to come with this favorite dip. From Fork & Beans.

cheese-tray-turkey-from-also-thats-it-blog6. Cheese Tray Turkey

Cheese and crackers just doesn’t get any better than this! From Also That’s It.

pretzel-turkey-from-persnickety-plates7. Pretzel Turkeys

Frozen bread dough rolls make these easy. How cute would these be in the bread basket? From Persnickety Plates. 

stuffing-filled-squash-turkeys-from-fork-and-beans8. Stuffing-Filled Squash Turkeys

My favorite side dish (stuffing!) comes to the table in style! From Fork & Beans. 

no-bake-oreo-turkeys-from-belly-full9. No-Bake Oreo Turkeys

Grab and go…that’s what everyone will be doing with these cute things. From Belly Full.

thanksgiving-turkey-pumpkin-pie-by-kudos-kitchen-by-renee10. Turkey Crust Pumpkin Pie

You’ll have the prettiest pie on the table. A great tutorial from Kudos Kitchen by Renee.

And these Turkey-Shaped Food offerings, for your day-after-Thanksgiving meals!

turkey-shaped-turkey-sandwich-from-arts-and-crackers-blog11. Turkey-Shaped Turkey Sandwich

OK how cute is this sandwich? What if you made your day-after turkey sandwich and cut it this way? From Arts & Crackers

Creamy-Turkey-Hand-Pies-from The Novice Chef12. Creamy Turkey Hand Pies

Repurpose your leftovers — turkey, gravy, vegetables, stuffed into a turkey-decorated turnover and bake until golden. The Novice Chef shows us how easy it can be.

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This article was originally published Nov. 15, 2016, and Nov. 19, 2019, and has been updated and refreshed for republication today.

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{ 21 comments… read them below or add one }

Nutmeg Nanny November 7, 2017 at 9:11 pm

How fun is this!? Love them all!!


Sabrina November 7, 2017 at 4:26 pm

What fun and creative ways to celebrate! They’ll definitely impress all guests for the holiday.


TidyMom November 7, 2017 at 1:33 pm

Who knew you could make so much food look like a turkey! lol so fun!


Lindsay November 7, 2017 at 1:01 pm

These are so fun!


Abeer November 7, 2017 at 12:50 pm

WOW! These are amazing! I love them all!


Erin @ The Speckled Palate November 7, 2017 at 8:56 am

These are just too much fun! I can see my daughter and I having a blast making some turkey-shaped foods for our feast this year!


Patricia @ Grab a Plate November 7, 2017 at 6:25 am

Everything is so creative, and they all look delicious! I think the turkey sandwiches are so clever!


Dorothy Reinhold November 7, 2017 at 8:33 am

I agree! So clever all around. I need to make that sandwich cut for my teenage son. He will crack up!


Paula - bell'alimento November 6, 2017 at 6:49 pm

Thanksgiving is one of my favorites. What a great resource.


Julie November 6, 2017 at 6:16 pm

Now this makes holidays fun for all! Adorable and yummy too.


Jen November 6, 2017 at 3:47 pm

These are all so cute! I love the sandwich idea to surprise my boys in their lunch boxes!


Anna @ Crunchy Creamy Sweet November 6, 2017 at 2:49 pm

They are all so creative and cute!


Rony Jahid November 17, 2016 at 2:52 am

All the items just an art, so adorable & awesome look Dorothy! Very nice creativity, much appreciated from you. I`m sure that, my kids really like these items, thanks for nice sharing.


Melanie | Melanie Makes November 16, 2016 at 8:11 pm

Such a great turkey lineup!


Michelle | A Latte Food November 16, 2016 at 7:19 pm

These are all so cute and clever!!


Annie Holmes November 16, 2016 at 6:42 pm

These all look amazing! Love how crafty they all are!


Angie @ Big Bear's Wife November 16, 2016 at 12:18 pm

I’m so glad that you added in Renee’s turkey pir crust! It’s my favorite!


Sandi G November 15, 2016 at 9:16 pm

Such darling ideas…my kids will love these.


Patricia @ Grab a Plate November 15, 2016 at 8:22 pm

One is more adorable than the next! I l might have to try the fruit platter this year 🙂


Kelly - A Side of Sweet November 15, 2016 at 4:27 pm

Dying of cuteness! Love all of these great ideas!


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