Side Dish Recipes

Side dish recipes including all the traditional Thanksgiving sides like green bean casserole, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, rolls, and corn plus non-traditional side dish recipes to help you mix up your holiday table.

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4 recipes for warm & savory pumpkin soup

Whip up some warm, wonderful pumpkin soup More than just a way to decorate the front porch, the humble pumpkin actually has an important role to play in American history. Hundreds of years ago, the orange squash was commonly considered a nutritious, filling and versatile…

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The best basic pan gravy on top of mashed potatoes | Thanksgiving.com

How to make the best basic turkey gravy

Classic Thanksgiving turkey gravy is made using the rich, flavorful drippings that remain in the roasting pan after the turkey is done. Here’s how to do it! Tips to make the best turkey gravy, right from the pan 1. Traditional gravy is best made right in…

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sweet potato and caramelized onion mac and cheese

Sweet potato and caramelized onion mac and cheese

Here is a mac and cheese recipe that is super hearty while also being quite healthy, thanks to seasonal ingredients of caramelized onions and sweet potatoes. This pasta recipe is satisfying and will keep you full for a while! If you serve macaroni and cheese…

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Fresh Bruschetta Salad as a Thanksgiving side dish | Thanksgiving.com

Fresh bruschetta salad

Balance all the richness of your classic Thanksgiving dishes with this Fresh Bruschetta Salad recipe that is healthy, tart, fragrant, and brimming with Mediterranean flavors. You can never go wrong with bright, juicy tomatoes and extra virgin olive oil! For a refreshing side dish salad, we deconstructed the…

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10 scary-healthy Halloween recipes

This Halloween, delight your favorite costumed ghouls with these eerie treats that may look sickening, but won’t actually make them sick! Best of all, these treats are healthy… or, at least, healthier than a dinner of a dozen fun-size candy bars. From skinny desserts to savory…

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Herb Roasted Red Potatoes for Thanksgiving from Thanksgiving.com

Herb roasted red potatoes

These herb roasted red potatoes are a must-have for the holidays! They are so quick and simple to make and packed with flavor. The herbs are easy to adapt and change to your own personal preference, but this recipe calls for fragrant oregano, thyme, garlic,…

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Homemade no-knead bread for thanksgiving dinner

Homemade no-knead bread

Homemade bread no longer has to be a tedious and intimidating task. If you’re looking for warm, fresh-from-the oven goodness, you can’t go wrong with this easy bread recipe. No special tools or detailed techniques are required! This is a simple and savory homemade no-knead sourdough bread that…

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Italian Roasted Potatoes from Rasa Malaysia

Italian roasted potatoes

Potatoes are probably our favorite side dish when it comes to holiday dinners (or any dinner really, let’s be honest), and these Italian Roasted Potatoes from Rasa Malaysia do NOT disappoint. Buttery, cheesy oven-roasted baby potatoes with Italian seasoning, garlic, paprika and Parmesan cheese…we are drooling already….

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Apply Cranberry Sauce

Apple cranberry sauce

Cranberry sauce is a staple of the Thanksgiving table. This fresh made recipe is a far cry from the stuff in the can! It is simple to make and tastes immensely better! The addition of apple cuts the tartness of the cranberries and gives this…

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