Photo Credit: Semsom Eatery  

Take your Thanksgiving feast local this year. As the Thanksgiving holiday steadily approaches, there is plenty to be thankful for, including your local New York State farmers. Show them some much-deserved love this holiday season by accenting your Thanksgiving menu with fresh, delicious farm-to-table dishes brimming with ingredients grown right here in New York State.

Here are 8 recipes that are sure to keep this year’s Thanksgiving feast fresh, local, unique - and utterly delicious.

Brussels Sprouts Two Ways in the Style of Caesar Salad

Made with New York State brussels sprouts from Pike Farms in Sagaponack, NY. Recipe courtesy of Jason Weiner, Chef/Partner at Almond Restaurants.

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Epic Mashed Potatoes   

Made with homegrown potatoes from B and B Ranch in Fly Creek, NY. Recipe courtesy of B and B Ranch.

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Carrot & Zucchini Gingerbread  

Made with Olive Oils and Balsamic from Black Willow Winery in Burt, NY. Recipe courtesy of Elizabeth Maute.  

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Risotto with Local Apples, Gorgonzola Piccant and Poblano Chiles 

Made with apples from Saunderskill Farm in Accord, NY. Recipe courtesy of Miranda Restaurant in Brooklyn, NY.  

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Sausage Stuffing  

Made with ground maple sausage from Bostrom Farms in Stanley, NY and pure maple syrup from Perl's Maple Products in Strykersville, NY. Recipe courtesy of Simply Crêpes Cafe in Pittsford, NY. 

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Fall Squash Soup   

Recipe courtesy of DBGB Kitchen and Bar in New York, NY.

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Stuffed Butternut Squash with Squash Risotto and Bacon 

Made with certified organic vegetables from Gillie Brook Farm in Memphis, NY. Recipe courtesy of Joelle's French Bistro in Skaneateles, NY.

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Sweet Potato & Halawe  

Recipe courtesy of ilili Restaurant in New York, NY.

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