So, you want to throw a party for the next thanksgiving holiday at your place? Well, this is the biggest food event in the whole year. Thus you should try to prepare the food at home. Today we will talk about some handy gadgets that will help you in making food. Also, we add up some other gadgets that will make this event more fun for you.
Must-Have Gadgets To Make Thanksgiving More Fun
- Grill Machine
- High-end Blender
- Music System
1. Grill Machine
Thanksgiving dinner is incomplete without a roasted turkey, and this is where a grilling machine comes in handy. When you get a suitable grill machine, this will deliver you a perfect recipe. You will find many machines out there, pick the one that meets your budget and other preference.
However, here is a quick turkey recipe for you that you can try this year.
- One Whole Turkey
- 1 bulb of garlic, top sliced off
- 2 to 3 lemons, sliced
- 2 onions, halved
- kosher salt
- 8 to 12 tablespoons unsalted butter
- 1 large bunch of fresh herbs (you can take rosemary, sage, thyme. Also take dried herbs too)
- Black pepper
- 2 cups chicken stock (keep more if you need it during cook time)
The first thing you should do is, remove the neck and giblets of the turkey. Then dry it with a paper towel and place it in the fridge overnight. Now let’s get into the complete preparation.
- Remove the turkey one hour before grilling from the fridge.
- Preheat the grill at about 450-degree.
- Apply some butter all over the turkey. And then toss onion, garlic, 1 lemon with the fresh herbs into the turkey cavity.
- Tie the legs, then tuck the wings under the turkey. Next, sprinkle some salt and pepper over it. You can also add some dried herbs.
- Now, on the roasting pan, add 2 cups chicken stock with other lemons and onions. Keep the turkey on it.
- Add the pan onto the grill and adjust the burner.
- Grill the turkey for at least 3 hours. Also, don’t forget to check the grill every 30 minutes.
- After 1.5 hours, rotate the pan and add some stock if needed.
- It should be prepared within 3 hours to 3.45 hours.
- Once you are done, let the turkey rest for 30 minutes at least, and then you can slice it.
This was the easiest turkey recipe that you can easily prepare at your home this thanksgiving day.
2. High-end Blender
You should get a quality blender if you don’t have one. That’s because a high-end blender also works as a food processor that helps you in preparing food.
Apart from preparing the turkey, you should have some side dishes. You can prepare some recipes with a blender.
For example, you can prepare sauces, dips, spreads, mashed potatoes, gravy, pie, and other recipes. Then, you can add them as the side dishes at the party.
Anyhow, you can also use your blender for grinding tough items, preparing butter, or grinding coffee beans. Moreover, it lets you prepare pizza dough, cake batter, etc. At the same time, you can prepare hot soups within seven minutes without a stove on the blender.
In addition, a blender can also prepare healthy smoothies, juices, or protein shakes too. Hence, you can also drink healthy beverages from this machine.
3. Stand Mixer
While thinking about the thanksgiving party, the first thing that comes to mind is dessert. And nothing can beat a cake in terms of dessert, that’s why you can bring a stand mixer if you don’t have one. Also, this lets you prepare the pie, buttercream, homemade noodles, and everything in between in no time.
4. Music System
Music makes a party more enjoyable, so we recommend you create a list of music that you can play at the party. Music also makes your guests comfortable. If you are confused about creating a list, then you can research online. However, you can ask your guests about their favorite songs to prepare a list and play them during the party.
Last but not least, get a quality speaker. Many latest bluetooth speakers are available on the market, and we suggest you pick a waterproof speaker with a great bass system. Also, try to choose a device with the latest features like voice assistant, app compatibility. These will help you effortlessly to operate it.
You want to save the memory of the party, right? So consider a quality DSLR or mirrorless camera. Generally, DSLR devices are combined with incredible resolution, quality image processing systems that deliver outstanding photos. Also, the cameras are equipped with an ISO feature which makes sure you take incredible pictures in a low-light environment.
A camera is a long-term investment, you can use it for years to come without any major issues. Also, some cameras have weather-sealed features so that the device can be taken on the go to any harsh environment.
Hopefully, now you have an idea about the gadgets for your next Thanksgiving party. In addition, don’t forget to decorate your house, and add lights, candles. So, invite your friends and relatives to enjoy the party to the fullest.