Your Guide to a Stress Free Thanksgiving Dinner
Will your family and friends be flocking to your house this Thanksgiving? There once was a time that preparing this time honored feast was a joy and taking out the china, polishing the silver, and dusting off the crystal made you feel good. If you're like most, you can barely find the time to go to the grocery store let alone cook, bake, and clean. There are several common threads that are woven through the Thanksgiving holiday but most special is togetherness. The dining room table is where stories are shared, jokes are told, and family history is recounted. Regretfully, you may have missed so much of the conversation because you have been in the kitchen preparing for your guests.
No need to feel guilty about putting your foot down this year and hanging the “kitchen closed” sign above the sink. You can still be the hostess with the mostest however, this year you’ll be leaving the cooking and cleaning to the staff and chefs at Normandy Farm Hotel in Blue Bell, Pa. You’ve been given the “gift of time” to relax and take care of yourself before you head out to the farm for your Thanksgiving celebration.
If you think it’s stressful to make dinner for 20, the chefs at Normandy Farm expertly prepare and serve 1000 Thanksgiving meals over a five and a half hour span. The expansive buffet includes over fifty dishes; all farm to table, all made from scratch. We’re never afraid to talk turkey…. or Bourbon & Molasses Glazed Ham, Prime Rib with Horseradish Cream, and Sunflower Crusted Salmon. Normandy Farm incorporates seasonal ingredients in their soups and salads including Kabocha Squash Soup, Roasted Brussels Sprouts, and Spinach & Roasted Pear Salad. Vegetarians and vegans can feast on hot sides including Candied Yams, Green Beans, Roasted Pumpkin and Herb Tofu to name a few. Taste Chef Sam’s farm fresh holiday pies, mini French Pastries, Cheesecakes, while coating your favorite fruit under a fountain of warm milk chocolate.
This year you didn’t miss any of the dinner conversation, as a matter of fact, you were the topic of discussion. Everyone was praising you for starting the new tradition of celebrating Thanksgiving at Normandy Farm. Shall we reserve your table for 2019?
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Located just 25 minutes from Center City Philadelphia and situated in the heart of Blue Bell, Pa.,Normandy Farm Hotel and Conference Center is more than a meticulously restored American landmark—it's a fully wired, high-tech hospitality venue. Relax on our grand terrace, sip a cocktail in America's oldest silo, play a challenging game of golf on our championship course, plan an event with us or dine on our delectable farm-to-table cuisine. It all adds up to One Historic Experience.