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On top of all the Thanksgiving dinner classics like turkey, stuffing, and mashed potatoes, the occasion definitely calls for some non-traditional dishes too.

If you’re hosting or attending a Friendsgiving party this season, check out these unconventional yet crowd-pleasing recipes below.

Szechuan-Style Cornish Hens

Looking for a non-traditional alternative for turkey? Opt for these Szechuan cornish hens that mix sweet and spicy flavors.

Vegan Pumpkin Basil Pinwheels

Finger food is always a good idea on Thanksgiving. Guests will fawn over these yummy bite-sized snacks that are super easy to make.

Cheesy Mushroom Potato Casserole

Spice up traditional mashed potatoes by adding some mushrooms, bread crumbs, and a whole lot of cheese.

Savory Thanksgiving Stuffing Muffins

Put a unique twist on typical stuffing by serving it as a bite-sized muffin.

Stuffed Acorn Squash With Farro and Chorizo

Whoa, chorizo, farro, cheese, and scallions?! This dish not only looks good, but it tastes good too.

Green Beans With Caramelized Onions

Swap a heavy green bean casserole for this light version with caramelized onions for that perfect dose of sweetness.

Brussels Sprouts Latkes

Give roasted Brussels sprouts a makeover by turning it into these flavor-packed patties.

Apple Pie Sangria

Gorgeous autumn colors and flavors make this festive cocktail perfect for Thanksgiving. Pour it in a big punch bowl so your friends can self-serve.

Apple Pie With Cranberries

If you can’t decide between apple or cranberry pie, why not make both? The tartness of the apples and sweetness of the cranberries complement each other so nicely.

Fried Mashed Potato Balls

Wow your guests with this unexpected and saliva-inducing take on mashed potatoes.

Don’t have a lot of time on your hands to cook? Check out 10 thanksgiving appetizers you can make in 30 minutes or less here.

xx, The FabFitFun Team