6 pies and lots of protein on Obamas' Thanksgiving menu

The Thanksgiving menu for the Obama family, according to the White House:

Hors d'oeuvres:

--mini BLTs

--chicken satay with peanut chili dip

--mini crabcakes

--pizza bites

--fresh vegetables and hummus

--pigs in the blanket

Dinner buffet:

--thyme-roasted turkey with garlic jus and cranberry-orange relish

--honey-baked ham with apricot-mustard glaze

--prime rib and creamed horseradish and shallot marmalade

--fried chicken wings


--cornbread stuffing with chorizo and roasted peppers

--oyster stuffing

--braised winter greens (collards, kale, and turnip greens)

--macaroni and cheese

--sweet potato gratin

--Yukon Gold mashed potatoes

--green bean casserole

--fresh greens and kale Caesar salad

--dinner rolls


--banana cream pie

--coconut cream pie

--pumpkin pie

--apple pie

--pecan pie

--cherry pie