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Romantic Thanksgiving Meal: Traditional Turkey Dinner with a Twist

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Celebrating a Thanksgiving dinner for two? Why bother with a whole turkey and eating turkey leftovers for weeks, when you can roast a turkey breast and have ample left overs to still enjoy post-Thanksgiving sandwiches. 
The first menu we have put together for our Romantic Meals on Thanksgiving series is for a traditional menu featuring roast turkey breast, cranberry sauce, wild rice, roasted butternut squash and seductive mini caramel dipped apples. Luscious cocktails, food, music, and romance for the holiday – what could be better? 
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I tried a roast turkey breast recipe I found online at Cookstr by Molly Stevens and really loved it. The key is to baste the turkey breast overnight in an a savory Herb Paste. I would suggest doubling the recipe for the paste so you can generously smear it under the skin and over the entire bird.  The next step to ensure a succulent, juicy bird is to sear the herbed turkey breast and then slow roast it at 300 degrees. 
One of my Favorite Holiday Cocktails. Flirtatious, Intriguing & Elegant; a perfect start to your feast. 
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Orange Pineapple Cranberry Sauce with Walnuts / SEJ (Scroll down for Cranberry Recipe)
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Wild Rice with Dried Fruits and Nuts / Martha Stewart (photo from Martha Stewart)
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Mini Caramel Dipped Apples / Allyson Baker Design
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How Lovely are these mini-apples dipped in caramel sauce? We LOVE the twig sticks. 
Happy Thanksgiving!

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Seduction Meals is about Food + Romance, and everything in-between. . . a sumptuous menu, alluring presentation, sensuous music, luscious cocktails and the right ambiance. Like a precious gift, preparing a romantic meal for two is about making that certain someone feel extra special. With just the right combination of ambience and culinary delights, you too can create a memorable, delicious experience for your loved one. Seduction Meals. Everyone has one - what's YOURS?

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Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take but by the moments that take our breath away.