In need of some last minute Thanksgiving recipes? Well look no further because today’s Google Doodle has something to do with Turkey Day and can help you out if you’re in a jam. The Google Doodle features recipes by TV chef Ina Garten and when you click on it, you’ll find all kinds of Thanksgiving recipes including her Pumpkin Banana Mousse Tart. So who is Ina Garten?
From Wikipedia, we learn that Ina Garten is “an American author, host of the Food Network program Barefoot Contessa, and former White House nuclear policy analyst. Known for designing recipes with an emphasis on fresh ingredients and time-saving tips, she has been noted by Martha Stewart, Oprah Winfrey, and Patricia Wells for her cooking and home entertaining.”
Ina Garten has made quite a name for herself and has never received any formal culinary training. Through her travels including an extended stay in Paris where she saw open air markets for the first time, Ina Garten has gained an appreciation for other cultures and learned about cooking and entertaining firsthand.
In addition, Ina Garten has penned seven cookbooks in the Barefoot Contessa series and has three magazine columns where she shares her recipes and cooking tips. You can click HERE to check out Ina’s Thanksgiving recipes like popovers and smashed sweet potatoes. Happy cooking!