Cost of average Thanksgiving Dinner down for 2013 to $49.04
According to the American Farm Bureau Federation, The average cost of a Thanksgiving dinner for 2013 is $49.04, compared to $49.48 for 2012. Prices have remained relatively flat since 2010 when the cost weighed in at $43.47. The AFBF survey shopping list includes turkey, bread stuffing, sweet potatoes, rolls with butter, peas, cranberries, a relish tray of carrots and celery, pumpkin pie with whipped cream, and beverages of coffee and milk, all in quantities sufficient to serve a family of 10. There is also plenty for leftovers.
It’s interesting to see the inflation from 1986 to present day. Jump on over to the Farm Bureau to see the full table.
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