My immigrant grandparents embraced Thanksgiving. In their second-floor Providence tenement, the feast included lasagna and hot dumpling soup along with turkey and stuffing.
It was the same as every Sunday dinner except there was turkey instead of chicken, and they added cranberry sauce …
Last year, I had this piece (link below) in The Providence Journal. It got so much response, that I thought I would re-blog it and make it an annual contribution. I hope you enjoy it.
For my immigrant grandparents, Thanksgiving had an Italian twist