The Thanksgiving food porn on Instagram is in its prime at this very moment and I’m here to bring you the most drool-worthy examples. To have your Thanksgiving feast and all other edible adventures captured for all to see, tag us at #spoongiving (and always at #spoonfeed) and follow us @spoonuniversity on Instagram!
For those of you who are really ambitious, some of these photos include links to the recipe for you to make the food porn virtuality a reality. For those of you who just need a moment to salivate over your computer screen, this one’s for you, too.
Warning: NSFW. This article includes highly graphic images of food.
To whet the appetite…
1. Maple-Roasted Chickpeas
A photo posted by Tiffany (@greatfoodlifestyle) on Oct 10, 2014 at 10:34am PDT=
2. The Most Epic Cheese Board
A photo posted by Art Of Cheese (@artofcheese) on Nov 11, 2014 at 8:27am PST
Because nothing bad can come from the Instagram handle @artofcheese.
3. Cheesy Pull-Apart Bread
A photo posted by The Kitchn (@thekitchn) on Nov 11, 2014 at 8:48am PST
4. Avocado Bruschetta Toasts
A photo posted by Brandon / Kitchen Konfidence (@brandiego) on Oct 10, 2014 at 2:05pm PDT
5. Miso Deviled Eggs
A photo posted by Brandon / Kitchen Konfidence (@brandiego) on Nov 11, 2014 at 3:41pm PST
Soups & Sides
Gotta have side food to go with your main food.
6. Cheesy Jalapeño Cornbread
A photo posted by The Latin Kitchen (@thelatinkitchen) on Nov 11, 2014 at 11:03am PST
7. Autumn Soup with Pumpkin, Red Lentils and Ginger
A photo posted by mzpoetic (@mzpoetic) on Oct 10, 2014 at 6:10am PDT
Soup is great because its liquid so doesn’t take up as much room in the stomach, letting you eat even more. At least, that’s the scientific explanation. Thanks to @mzpoetic for the inspiration.
8. Lobster & Bacon Stuffing
A photo posted by Jones Dairy Farm (@jonesdairyfarm) on Nov 11, 2014 at 2:04pm PST
9. Bourbon Sweet Potato and Pecan Casserole
A photo posted by Tieghan (@halfbakedharvest) on Nov 11, 2014 at 3:21pm PST
@halfbakedharvest has introduced a whole new world with liquor, sweet potatoes, glazed pecans and bacon. Sorry, vegetarians, but bacon makes everything better including ye olde sweet potato casserole. Recipe here.
10. Roasted Shiitake Mushroom & Asian Pear Salad
A photo posted by Laura Davidson (@blogoverthyme) on Sep 9, 2014 at 1:36pm PDT
11. Pumpkin Corn Bread
A photo posted by spoonforkbacon (@spoonforkbacon) on Oct 10, 2014 at 1:40pm PDT
12. Wild Blueberry Stuffing with Mushrooms, Leeks andParsnip
A photo posted by Danielle Omar MS, RD (@danielleomar) on Nov 11, 2014 at 1:57pm PST
The best fruit + the best veggies stacked into one amazing stuffing recipe. @danielleomar even included some the super food of the year, quinoa, and those anti-oxidant rich blueberries so you can say you had a healthy Thanksgiving meal. Get wild over these blueberries.
13. Twice-Baked Sweet Potato with Marshmallow
A photo posted by Emily Caruso (@emsjellytoast) on Nov 11, 2014 at 4:28pm PST
Thanksgiving motto: sweet potato everything. @emsjellytoast gets it.
Life beyond the turkey.
14. Jamie Oliver’s Nut Roast
A photo posted by Jamie Oliver (@jamieoliver) on Oct 10, 2014 at 1:32am PDT
Swoon-worthy chef Jamie Oliver (@jamieoliver) brings us an untraditional main course that’s meatloaf’s meatless cousin. Help out the vegetarians who are usually isolated to the salad and cheese plate and add this to the Thanksgiving table.
15. Korean Style Spicy Pork Belly
A photo posted by spoonforkbacon (@spoonforkbacon) on Sep 9, 2014 at 3:25pm PDT
16. Lasagna-Stuffed Spaghetti Squash
A photo posted by The Kitchn (@thekitchn) on Sep 9, 2014 at 10:48am PDT
17. Sweet & Spicy Roast Chicken
A photo posted by NYT Food (@nytfood) on Sep 9, 2014 at 7:01pm PDT
18. Caramelized Onion Tart
A photo posted by Food52 (@food52) on Nov 11, 2014 at 7:24pm PST
19. Bacon-Wrapped Stuffed Turkey
A photo posted by Food Network (@foodnetwork) on Nov 11, 2014 at 3:13pm PST
Bring me my pie.
20. Molten Chocolate Pumpkin Streusel Bread
A photo posted by Tieghan (@halfbakedharvest) on Oct 10, 2014 at 3:11pm PDT
21. Peanut Butter Oreo S’mores
A photo posted by Dana Shultz (@minimalistbaker) on Aug 8, 2014 at 8:46am PDT
22. Sunken Apple & Honey Cake
A photo posted by smitten kitchen (@smittenkitchen) on Sep 9, 2014 at 9:30am PDT
23. Double Dark Chocolate Macaroon Tart
A photo posted by Angela Liddon (@ohsheglows) on Oct 10, 2014 at 11:10am PDT
24. Cowboy Chocolate Bark
A photo posted by Averie Sunshine (@averiesunshine) on Oct 10, 2014 at 2:48pm PDT
@averiesunshine takes a tip from Trader Joe’s to re-create their legendary cowboy bark, and yup it’s legendary for all the right reasons: chocolate, Oreos, pretzels, nuts, toffee, ermygerd it’s all the cravings at once. Break off some of that bark.
25. Double-Layer Pumpkin Oreo Cheesecake
A photo posted by Holiday Party Planner (@holidaypartyplanner) on Nov 11, 2014 at 5:38pm PST
Just look at it. (@holidaypartyplanner)
26. Chocolate-Drizzled Pecan & Caramelized Sweetened Condensed Milk Sandwich Cookies
A photo posted by Tieghan (@halfbakedharvest) on Nov 11, 2014 at 2:46pm PST
27. Salted Caramel Apple Pie
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