The Real Cost of a Thanksgiving Dinner

By Ben Steverman and Yvette Romero - 2012-11-19T22:20:01Z

Photograph by Jodie Coston/Getty Images

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Calculations are based on purchases of everything you need for Thanksgiving. Many items are non-recurring purchases. It is assumed you already have items such as cutlery and serving dishes. Bloomberg does not endorse any of the products or services mentioned.

Data providers:, Crate & Barrel, Bloomingdale's, Williams-Sonoma, Seven Acres Farm in North Reading, Mass., Whole Foods, Boston Market, Clear Flour Bread, Petsi Pies, Sports Authority,, Gold Medal Wine Club, Hudson Wine Market, Macy's, Pottery Barn

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