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What Does a 1,000-calorie Thanksgiving Plate Look Like?

With everything from snacking, drinking, and the big Thanksgiving dinner, the average American consumes more than 4,500 calories and 229 grams of fat, according to research from the Calorie Control Council. To spare you from guessing calorie amounts or even worse, listening to what your cravings say, we broke it down into appetizers, alcoholic beverages, dinner, and dessert. Learn how to spend your calories wisely so that you can enjoy Thanksgiving the healthy way.