Thanksgiving is a wonderful time to eat, drink and be thankful. Looking for ways to celebrate Thanksgiving in Willamette Valley? This post covers some ideas for Willamette Valley Thanksgiving 2021.
Thanksgiving in America this year is Thursday, November 25, 2021.
Thanksgiving celebrations can take on different forms from traditional, fusion to modern.
Please use this list as an inspiration for ideas on how to put together your own Thanksgiving celebration.
This list is updated as information becomes available. Please reach out to me [email protected] or @foodgressing on social media for any suggestions.
Willamette Valley Thanksgiving 2021 Brunch, Lunch and Dinner
Domaine Divio is a boutique winery in Newberg, applying environmentally friendly farming and Burgundian style winemaking.
They are offering a Thanksgiving wine flight. $40 per person, $20 per club member. Complimentary for Ambassadeur members (4 max).
They are taking reservations for November 26 and 27 from 11 am – 3 pm.
Dobbes Family Estate
Dobbes Family Estate in Dundee is offering a Pre-Thanksgiving Virtual Tasting for inspiration on choosing the perfect wines for the season. This takes place Saturday, Nov 6, 2021 at 2 PM. $85 per person.
Dobbes Family Estate Wine Educator, Elyssa Ternay, will guide you through a curated flight featuring a selection of four Dobbes Family Estate white and red wines.
She’ll be sharing her favorite holiday recipes to pair with each wine and you will have the opportunity to purchase full bottles in time for Thanksgiving delivery.
Reserve your tasting kit anytime prior to Friday, October 29th to participate in this tasting.
Kits will ship out in time to arrive in your area on Friday, November 5th.
Each kit contains (4) – 4 ounce sample bottles of wine, perfect for two people to share!
Price includes 2-Day Air Shipping for your tasting kit.
Wine club discounts apply – members, be sure to log in or create an account with the email address associated with your membership to receive your preferred pricing.
Domaine Roy & fils
Domaine Roy et Fils produces wines of purity and transparency at the highest level from their land in Dundee and Carlton.
They are hosting a Friendsgiving event on Friday, Nov 19, 2021 at 6:30 PM. Priced at $150 per ticket.
Durant at Red Ridge Farms
Durant at Red Ridge Farms is hosting two Wire, Moss and Vine Cornucopia Workshops.
Their take on a classic cornucopia includes grapevines, moss, pumpkins, and live wire vine. Display on your Thanksgiving table or as welcoming decor on your front porch or patio.
The workshops are on Saturday, Nov 13, 2021 from 10 am – 2 pm or 2 pm – 4 pm. $85 per ticket.
Thanksgiving Meal Delivery Online Services
You can build your own, ready to cook Thanksgiving dinner with Omaha Steaks. They ship nationwide or you can pickup at location closest to you.
Ready to Cook Thanksgiving for 4 ($129); for 6 ($149.99 – $179.99) or for 8 ($199.99).
Thanksgiving Mains include Whole Basted Turkey; Spiral Sliced Ham; Boneless Heart of Prime Rib Roast; Pecanwood Smoked Flank Ham; Fully Cooked Breast.
Some sides and sweets that they offer are family-sized smashed red potatoes; green bean casserole; family-sized whipped sweet potatoes; brussels sprouts with bacon & shallots; pumpkin pie; pecan pie; caramel apple tartlets and more.
- Fresh Free-Range Turkeys
- Pre-Roasted Turkeys
- Smoked Turkeys
- Stuffed Turkeys
- Assorted Brie Appetizers
- Prepared Turkey Gravy
- Mushroom and Herb Stuffing
- Potato Gratin with Thyme and Fontina Cheese
- Sweet Yam Casserole
- Brussels Sprouts with Bacon
- Cranberry Chutney
- Southern Baked Pumpkie Pie
Some items like the turkeys are shipped overnight from the supplier and is not eligible for rush shipping. For Thanksgiving Delivery, order by November 20, 2020, 11:59pm PT, for delivery on November 25.
Harry & David
Harry & David has a Thanksgiving Turkey Feast ($229) which can be shipped to you:
The menu incluldes:
- Ready-to-heat oven-roasted turkey (10 lb)
- Apple sausage stuffing (1 lb 14 oz)
- Creamy Brussels sprouts with bacon (1 lb 12 oz)
- Brown sugar sweet potatoes (1 lb 15 oz)
- Pumpkin Cheesecake [New York-style pumpkin layered cheesecake], 2 lb
- Classic turkey gravy (13.5 oz)
- Spiced cranberry chutney (1 lb)
- Net Weight: 19 lb 6 oz
The turkey is fully cooked and brined, creating a light pink color similar to smoked meats. Arrives frozen and will need to thaw two to three days before reheating and serving.
Harry & David also has many other items for your Thanksgiving meal including:
- Spiral-Sliced Ham
- Brown Sugar Sweet Potatoes
- Gourmet Ham Dinner
- Parmesan Creamed Spinach
- Deep-Dish Pumpkin Pie
- Zucchini and Corn Casserole and much more!
HelloFresh, the world’s leading meal kit company, is bringing back its annual Thanksgiving Feast specialty box which features all of the ingredients and step-by-step directions to cook two chef-curated entrée options – Traditional Turkey or Beef Tenderloin – plus an assortment of sides, a decadent dessert, and an optional appetizer starting at $16.99 per serving.
Traditional Turkey ($169.89 + $8.99 shipping): Serves 8-10 and features Roast Turkey with a Garlic-Herb Butter Rub and Classic Gravy. Sides include Creamy Mashed Potatoes with Garlic and Sour Cream, Ciabatta Stuffing with Chicken Sausage and Cranberries, Classic Gravy with Fresh Herbs, Roasted Delicata and Shallot with Walnuts, and Cranberry Sauce with Orange and Cinnamon. Dessert is an Apple Ginger Crisp with Cinnamon Pecan Crumble.
Beef Tenderloin ($134.95 + $8.99 shipping): Serves 4-6 and features a Peppercorn-Crusted Beef Tenderloin with Sherry Thyme Jus. Sides include Creamy Mashed Potatoes with Garlic and Sour Cream, Ciabatta Stuffing with Chicken Sausage and Cranberries, Beef Gravy, and Roasted Delicata and Shallot with Walnuts. Dessert is an Apple Ginger Crisp with Cinnamon Pecan Crumble.
The Thanksgiving Feast is available for preorder now through November 18 or while supplies last, with delivery beginning on November 16.
Meal-kit delivery service Blue Apron is offering a Full Thanksgiving Dinner Menu that serves 6-8 and is available for delivery the weeks of 11/8, 11/15, or 11/22. Order by 11/17 and schedule your delivery for 11/22 or 11/23.
The kit includes:
- Savory Butter Roasted Turkey Breast
- Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Fried Rosemary & Pumpkin Seeds
- Apple Crumb Pie with Warming Spices & Almonds
- Garlic & Herb Gravy
- Brown Butter Mashed Potatoes with Romano & Chives
- Fresh Cranberry Sauce with Ginger & Spicy Maple Syrup
They also have a Vegetarian Thanksgiving Menu including:
- Butternut Squash & Spinach Risotto with Fried Sage & Walnuts
- Four Cheese & Truffle Honey Flatbread with Mushrooms & Kale
Holiday entertaining tips
Here are some tips on holiday entertaining including charcuterie board tips, how to cook the perfect turkey like a Chef, and virtual holiday party ideas.
Here are some wine suggestions for Thanksgiving dinner Saskatoon 2021:
Donate to Help
Food banks are in great need of donations during the holidays. Please consider making a donation this holiday season or anytime during the year.
Check out these Thanksgiving quotes and messages to demonstrate your gratitude for your loved ones this holiday season.