Modern family, meet the modern holiday cookbook: Homemade for the Holidays, from Thanksgiving.com. With more than 250 recipes, gifts and hosting tips, there’s something here for everyone!
Dare to be different this Thanksgiving and surprise your hungry holiday guests with these delicious salt and vinegar kale mashed potatoes!
Sweet potatoes are a welcome addition to any holiday gathering — but you don’t need a special occasion to serve these Roasted maple cinnamon sweet potatoes!
Hooray for baked macaroni and cheese that is three-cheese creamy, soul-food comforting, and easy to get on the table to feed a hungry crowd.
Get cookin’ with this selection of delicious and easy Instant Pot recipes that will help you create everything from main meals to appetizers to desserts without even turning on your stove.
Hey, let’s fire up that grill! We have some easy grilling recipes for you that are not only for deliciously decadent dishes, but some healthy meals, too. No matter which you choose, you’ll end up with a sensational smoky kick.
Thanksgiving may be over but digging into leftover turkey, stuffing, and mashed potatoes has just begun! These three holiday favorites can be repurposed into Thanksgiving leftovers bites to serve hot with leftover gravy for dipping.
Looking for a deliciously creative way to cook your summer surplus of tomatoes and squash? If you’re stuck making the same recipes with your summer bounty, let us help you surprise your family with our parmesan, tomato and zucchini bake.
The summer holidays — Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, Labor Day — call for backyard barbecues, patio parties and picnics. Here, we offer some summertime picnic recipes that’ll bring everybody to your table.
Craving a healthy, hearty meal loaded with bold flavors, appetizing colors and superfoods that feed your soul? Grab your fork: These simple sweet-potato quinoa bowls are exactly what you need.
Our maple bacon roasted Brussels sprouts boast the vegetable’s nutty flavor that is delectably complemented with big bacon savoriness, naturally sweet maple syrup, a hint of tart apple cider vinegar and a tongue-tantalizing punch of grainy mustard. What’s not to love?
Looking for the best vegan Thanksgiving stuffing to serve on your holiday dinner table? Our mushroom stuffing is not only vegan-approved, it will also make your guests on a gluten-free diet deliciously weak in the knees.
When your usual mashed potatoes recipe has fallen flat on the taste buds of your Thanksgiving guests, arouse their palates with our whipped potatoes and horseradish recipe.
Need an impossibly delicious Thanksgiving side-dish that will delight the vegans at your holiday table while pleasing the palates of your non-vegan guests? We’ve got the best roasted-garlic mashed potatoes recipe you will ever fork into your mouth!
Cheese lovers rejoice! This cheesy sausage and sage stuffing is a Thanksgiving game changer. Forget the traditional cheese-free stuffings, your hungry Thanksgiving guests are going to go wild for this cheesy, creamy, sausage-studded holiday side-dish.
What kind of Thanksgiving stuffing do you make when part of your family loves wild rice stuffing and the other part of your family begs for cornbread stuffing? You make our wild rice, cornbread, and pecan stuffing, of course!
Thanksgiving is the most celebrated meal of the year and we want your stuffing to be a belly-filling reason for your holiday guests to cheer! Our all-American stuffing delivers all the festive flavors your family and friends will love.
Take your family’s taste buds on a delicious trip to Italy this Thanksgiving with our Italian mother-in-law dressing. Boldly featuring Italian favorites, such as Swiss chard, green olives, pine nuts, golden raisins, and red pepper flakes, this is a holiday dressing that will make mouthwatering memories at the table.
Instead of digging into a potato-only side-dish, your guests will love bite after scrumptious bite of mashed potatoes and celery root punctuated with exciting flavors that will tantalize the taste buds of your family and friends beyond any typical mashed potatoes recipe.
Tender, lightly charred Vidalia onions, corn, summer squash and colorful bell peppers sitting atop a bed of radicchio and your favorite dark leafy greens — all tossed with a Vidalia onion vinaigrette — will outshine whatever else you put on your plate.
This Instant Pot mac and cheese recipe is ridiculously easy and equally as delicious. You’ll have dinner for the family ready in no time.
Inspired by Jamie Oliver’s lumberjack baked beans, our recipe features a medley of beans, bacon and a sauce of brown sugar, vinegar, dry mustard and ginger.
Instead of serving the usual bread-based dish, sink your fork into our grain-free stuffing made with big, tender chunks of root vegetables, earthy mushrooms, toasted walnuts, and fresh herbs.
These rainbow roasted vegetables come in in nearly every color, and when they’re lined up and roasted in the oven, have tons of flavor and almost no fat — a feast for both the eyes and the palate.
This juicy and lightly-charred sweet corn — brushed with a spicy compound butter — will change your idea of corn forever.
Backyard grilling weather is here! Looking for the best barbecue side dish on the planet? This creamy confetti corn with bacon might just be it!
Once you bite into these roasted, still-crispy, slightly-tangy green beans, they’ll become a frequent dish at your dinner table. Bonus: They take less than 20 minutes to make!
These amazing, smooth mashed potatoes get a little extra vibrancy thanks to mascarpone cheese, and a sprinkling of thyme gives them a touch of color and bit more warm flavor.
Sometimes, side dishes are so delicious that we plan entire meals around them. That’s definitely the case with the Easter side dish ideas here, which go with traditional Easter entrees like bunnies go with baskets.
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Potatoes au gratin is a traditional holiday side dish for many families. Loads of bubbly cheese on top of potato slices makes this recipe the perfect savory side!
This recipe uses Colby jack for its ultimate melty goodness and adds smoked cheddar for a gourmet taste.
With all the hearty protein and sweet side dishes served during Thanksgiving, don’t forget to make at least one healthy option. These green beans with almonds and citrus notes are easy to prepare, and taste delicious.
Our maple balsamic roasted butternut squash blends the tastes of sweet, savory, salty and tart to create a delicious and healthy side dish packed with nutrients — and flavor.
Whether you have had these savory potato pancakes for Hanukkah or are just discovering these wonders, we have gathered eight different latke recipes for you to try!
In ‘Smashed, Mashed, Boiled and Baked – and Fried, Too,’ author Raghavan Iyer says that the secret to mashed potatoes lies in the right floury potato, a potato ricer and, of course, cream and butter.
Here’s a recipe for pressure cooker cheesy potatoes that are delicious from the bottom to the delectable crispy crumbs on top.
These gorgeous carrots are roasted with flavorful Indian spices, then drizzled with a creamy dressing and topped off with some chopped walnuts and parsley.
While the original green bean casserole recipe was designed for maximum convenience, ours was designed for maximum flavor. Take a look!
Sweet, buttery and crunchy flavors and textures — combined with a zip of bourbon — make this side dish perfect for the holidays.
By cooking Brussels sprouts in this sweet and zesty sauce, and adding the salty flavor of bacon, you will turn a holiday veggie dish into a real treat.
No holiday would be complete without cornbread dressing — also known as stuffing, for those of you not in the South.
Have you ever wondered how the sweet potato came to be served with marshmallows? Find out, and get some amazing recipes combining those two tasty treats!
Yearning for a delectable holiday dish that will delight your adventurous eaters and please more traditionally-minded guests? This Italian-style stuffed spaghetti squash recipe is for you!
Infuse the potatoes with flavor by boiling them in chicken broth until they reach peak tenderness. Then comes lots of butter, half–and-half and cream cheese for a creamy goodness overload.
Hasselbackspotatis — a dish better known in the United States as Hasselback potatoes — combines the best parts of a baked potato with the crunchy goodness of potato wedges.
Prepare to broaden your horizons with this roast squash, manchego and honey paprika dressing recipe that tastes a bit familiar and yet, not.
Cheesy, crunchy and garlicky: Could you ask for anything more from green beans? Kicking the classic green bean casserole up a notch, this Instant Pot green bean casserole recipe will have you and your fellow diners digging for seconds.
This slow cooker cornbread pudding is not only delicious, but fast and easy, too. You likely already have most of the ingredients you need. Throw in a couple of boxes of cornbread mix, and this warm, cheesy, buttery mixture will be ready to go.
Nothing says “comfort food” like mashed potatoes — and these are like being wrapped up in a warm, fluffy blanket. Incredibly simple yet decadent, these mashed potatoes might even outshine your main dish.
Is your craving for comfort food demanding a new rendition on the usual go-to recipes? If mashed potatoes have been a long-time favorite on your comfort food dish list, you’re going to swoon over this chunky mashed potatoes recipe.
Ounce for ounce, cauliflower actually contains more vitamin C than a similar serving of oranges! This recipe for balsamic and parmesan roasted cauliflower is not only nutritious, but delicious!
Keto stuffing: two words you’d never expect to find in the same phrase, but here they are — proof that you can still enjoy stuffing even if you’re watching your carbs. This recipe for keto stuffing is inspired by How To This & That.
Craving a gluten-free, vegan dish that’s deliciously filling and eye-appealing? Of course, you are. So, stop looking and try this roasted butternut squash recipe. It checks all the boxes: vegan and free of gluten, refined sugar and soy.
Thanksgiving Day calls for a sweet vegetable side dish that everyone can enjoy. So turn to the classic, glazed carrots! A good root vegetable is a necessity on your Thanksgiving table!
Here are a few fresh takes on sweet potato casserole that will please longtime fans, and might gain some new converts!
This updated recipe for sweet potatoes takes the old-standby casserole and elevates it to a new height; the soufflé.
The chestnuts add an extra boost of flavor and texture to an already amazing stuffing blend. The sausage makes this side dish extra savory, while the pears add just a bit of sweetness.
Thanks to freshly ground black pepper, this triple mushroom stuffing recipe has a nice kick to it. The cremini and shiitake mushrooms provide a meaty flavor.
Here’s a recipe to please both sweet potato lovers and regular potato fans!
The apples set this sausage and apple stuffing recipe apart from the traditional version, adding a sweet flavor and a little extra crunch.
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I made my normal slightly-savory sweet potato fries and then drizzled them with a totally decadent marshmallow sauce. This is exactly what every Thanksgiving table needs.
These herb roasted red potatoes are a must-have for the holidays! They are so quick and simple to make and packed with flavor.
This is a simple and savory homemade no-knead sourdough bread that would make a delicious side dish or starter.
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This mac and cheese is super hearty while, also being quite healthy thanks to seasonal ingredients of caramelized onions and sweet potatoes.
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