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5 from 4 votes

Healthy Veggie Turkey

Prep time
15 mins
Cook time
0 mins
Total time
15 mins


  • cucumbers
  • red peppers
  • yellow peppers
  • green peppers
  • 1 black olive
  • cherry tomatoes
  • asparagus
  • celery
  • purple lettuce
  • carrots
  • squash
  • 1 toothpick cut into 3 equal-size pieces


  1. Add purple lettuce to platter.
  2. Layer in celery, asparagus, and carrots.
  3. Layer in red peppers, yellow peppers, and green peppers.
  4. Add cucumber to bottom part of platter making room for yellow squash aka the turkey's head.
  5. Add 2 pieces of celery for legs, and cut each leg into 3 small parts at the bottom for the feet.
  6. Use the toothpick pieces to attach the eyes (olives) and nose (yellow & red pepper) to the head (squash).
Healthy Veggie Turkey for Thanksgiving food art
Dish Type:
Appetizers, Food Art, Vegetables
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