Worst Side Dish At Thanksgiving? Tomato Aspic.
My Nanna used to make TOMATO ASPIC as a side dish for Thanksgiving - and it'll trigger your gag reflex.  (Thanks to What's Cooking for their pic and version of Nanna's recipe) Here are the deets:
Local Mom/Teacher Turns Sushi Into Birthday Cake
A local mom and teacher is receiving tons of praise for both her creativity and baking talent.  Anne Manzella, of Guilderland, is an art teacher, entered her son's birthday cake idea into the Times Union's Cute Food Art Contest.