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Soon the aroma of cranberries simmering on the stove top, sugar cookies baking in the oven and turkeys stuffed with rosemary and sage will waft through homes as cooks everywhere prepare the quintessential Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner. Plan on hosting? Check out these 6 free Apps to help plan, shop for and whip-up your holiday dishes and libations:

Christmas Dinner - African American family gathered around the dining room table for Christmas dinner with a fireplace and Christmas stockings in the background.

Apps to Help Plan Thanksgiving and Christmas Dinner

Dreaming of a Norman Rockwell inspired holiday feast? Several online sites, also feature awesome apps to help create gourmet meals in the kitchen. Check out yummly™ or epicurious to discover new flavors, gluten-free recipes, vegan and other recipes to serve at your holiday table.

Or if you are inspired to create festive dishes like your favorite TV chefs download the Food Network in the Kitchen App.

An App to Buy Everything on Your Thanksgiving and Christmas Dinner Menus

Who has time to shop for groceries during this busy time of year? With the instacart app shop for Christmas dinner ingredients and take advantage of exclusive deals while wrapping holiday gifts and decorating cookies with your mobile device. Groceries are delivered to your home in as little as one hour – saving you time and money.

Christmas Dinner- Thanksgiving turkey with all of the fixings.

Apps for Holiday Thirst-Quenchers

Not sure whether to serve Chardonnay, Pinot Noir or Shiraz with your Thanksgiving or Christmas dinners? Or which label will fit your budget? The Vivino App lets you read reviews by other wine lovers like yourself, scan bottles to see if they’re worth the price and more – it even stores information on wines you love, making it easier to locate for your next party.

Prefer a Cosmo over a Cabernet? No worries! Check out the Mixology™ Drink Recipe App for thousands of delicious drink recipes, including martinis, classic cocktails and more, to help add sophistication to any holiday party.

Christmas Dinner- Young adults celebrate at a holiday cocktail party.

Download Our App

Before heading to the market to purchase everything you need for your Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner menus – make sure to download our free Mobile Banking App at the App and Google Play stores. With our App you’ll be able to manage your accounts, take a peek at balances, transfer money and so much more – even in the checkout line.

Do you know of other apps to help plan and create holiday dishes? If so, please share:

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