- If your oven is full on Thanksgiving or simply out of commission, oven-free recipes can help.
- Salads, slow-cooker recipes, and pasta are all beloved dishes that don’t require an oven.
- We’ve found 15 Thanksgiving dishes that are completely oven-free.
Whether your oven is crammed full of turkey or it’s woefully small, sometimes baking and roasting isn’t an option on Thanksgiving.
This week, people all over the country will be making multiple dishes for Thanksgiving dinner, using every available cooking surface they can.
Thankfully, there are plenty of Thanksgiving staples or updated versions of the classics that don’t require any oven space at all. Even the precious turkey can stay out of that fateful appliance on November 23.
Keep scrolling to see the easiest foods you can whip up this Thanksgiving — no oven required.