Portland is a bountiful city when it comes to resources designed to minimize time spent in the kitchen on Thanksgiving. For those who’d like a secret helper, here are some of my favorites along with pertinent order deadlines:
Elephants Delicatessen (Order 2 days prior to pick-up/delivery) | Morning brunch (quiche + frittatas) |Party packages (turkey or ham) for 1 to 6 |Starters + Soups like Wild Mushroom or Pear + Butternut Squash | Green beans + sides | All diets accommodated! | My very favorite is the crab-stuffed mushroom caps.
New Seasons (Reserve your whole, uncooked turkey by Nov. 23 &
receive $15 off your entire holiday purchase!) | Turkeys galore (free-range, organic, non-GMO, gluten-free, etc!) | Stuffings | Sides like fancy mac & cheese| Platters | Caviar
Whole Foods (Order by Monday, Nov 25) | Classic turkey dinner for 8| Vegan dinner in multiples of 2 | Traditional sides | Honey Chess Pie | Mushroom Étouffée (pictured)| In addition to the Holiday menu, WF is a great spot to find plant-based holiday entrees like the Tofurky Roast, Field Roast Hazelnut Cranberry Roast en Croute and the Gardein Holiday Roast.
Zupan’s (Order by Monday, Nov. 25 @ 11:59 pm ) | Complete meals for 8 | Turkeys, hams, rib roast | Stuffings, mashes + gratins | Roasted veggies | Pies for all diets
Lauretta Jean’s (Order by Saturday, Nov. 23) | Mouth-watering biscuits | Pies too pretty to eat like like Bourbon Pecan, Blackberry Raspberry Streusel, Tart Cherry and Heirloom Apple
Petunia’s Pies and Pastries (Sunday No. 24 @ 12 pm) | Gluten free and vegan treats! | Caramel Apple Pecan Pie | Bumble Berry Peach Pie w/ Coconut Hazelnut Streusel | Sour Cherry Peach Pie w/ Oatmeal Crumb Topping | Salted Caramel Vanilla Bean Cheesecake | Plus, plain pie crusts!
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Cover photo from Zupans.com. All photos from their respective store websites.