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Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes!

November 20, 2014 7:00 am

Hosting a Thanksgiving dinner this year? No worries, we’ve got you covered. Check out our Leasing Staff’s must-have recipes that are sure to be a hit!

For the main course Kristina from the office chose this Roast Turkey with Root Vegetables and Gravy that will leave your guests wanting more. Check out the full recipe from Saveur.com.

Vicky chose 4 side dishes that she says are a must have for all Thanksgiving dinners.

  1. Cornbread Dressing
  2. Restaurant-Style Garlic Mashed Potatoes
  3. Classic Green Bean Casserole (Ron’s our Maintenance Manager’s favorite!)
  4. Classic Mac and Cheese

As for dessert, try this easy Muffin Tin Pumpkin Pie Recipe.

And Tamara’s favorite is Pumpkin Pound Cake.

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving feast!

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Gumba’s Italian Restaurant: Reasonably-Priced Italian Food

November 19, 2014 9:02 am

Since 1988, Sunnyvale residents have enjoyed Gumba’s Italian Restaurant for its reasonably-priced food and friendly service. Though this isn’t a gourmet Italian restaurant, if you’re looking for a good place to take the family out to dinner or enjoy a business lunch, locals recommend Gumba’s.

Regulars appreciate the cozy, intimate ambiance that makes Gumba’s a safe bet for a romantic date night that won’t break the bank. Yelp reviewers recommend the eggplant parmigiana Romana, the BBQ steak calzone, the Louisiana jambalaya pizza, the roasted Sicilian chicken pizza and the ravioli a la Florentina. Customers also love the generous portion sizes available here — chances are you'll have some food to enjoy for lunch the next day.

Gumba’s Italian Restaurant
176 S Murphy Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
(408) 737-8384
www.ilovegumbas.com
www.yelp.com/biz/gumbas-italian-restaurant-sunnyvale

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Savory Meets Sweet in These Thanksgiving Stuffing Recipes

November 12, 2014 10:37 am

If you think that sweet stuffings are too sweet and savory stuffings are too savory, a blend of the two flavors may be just the thing to perfect this Thanksgiving side. Here are a few sweet and savory stuffing recipes that will appeal to even the pickiest dinner guests.

Awesome Sausage, Apple and Cranberry Stuffing [allrecipes.com]
The combination of savory sausage with sweet, seasonal fruits brings out maximum flavor in this tasty stuffing recipe. Best of all, the recipe yields enough stuffing to fill a 10-pound turkey, and it’s very easy to double if you’re expecting more guests.

Dried Fruit and Nut Cornbread Dressing [marthastewart.com]
Few foods feel more like fall than the mixture of dried fruits and nuts, and although these ingredients are normally found in desserts, they offer an unexpectedly sweet crunch in this dressing. By using a hearty cornbread instead of the usual breadcrumbs, this dish also takes on a uniquely rustic taste.

Ciabatta Stuffing with Chestnuts and Raisins [myrecipes.com]
If you prefer your stuffing to be positively filled with flavor, this recipe certainly won’t disappoint. Fresh herbs like parsley, rosemary and sage make it less bland than most, while autumnal chestnuts and sweet raisins add even more unique flavor.

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