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30 Best Thanksgiving Side Dishes
Turkey takes center stage on Thanksgiving, but the show’s star also needs a fabulous supporting cast! These are my 30 best Thanksgiving side dishes!
This collection of side dishes ranges from traditional comforting classics like decadent Sweet Potato Souffle to easy modern elegance in my showstopping Roasted Beet Salad that will undoubtedly impress your guests!
This versatile Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad features an array of vibrant flavors and textures! Crunchy sprouts, caramel-like Medjool dates, and Pecorino Romano cheese unite harmoniously with a tangy lemon dressing for a salad that’s got it all.
This Sweet Potato Souffle, topped with a crunchy pecan and brown sugar streusel is lush and luxurious yet so easy! It's the perfect addition to your holiday table! Best of all, it can be made two days ahead of time!
Sometimes referred to as a Mashed Potato Casserole, these Twice-Baked Mashed Potatoes are smooth, creamy, slightly cheesy, garlicky, a little bit tangy and a whole lot delicious! Best of all, they can be made two to three days ahead of time!
Au Gratin Potatoes with Green Chiles is a delicious spin on traditional au gratin potatoes with the spicy kick of green chiles and Pepper Jack cheese for even more heat. It's the perfect side dish for roasted meats and poultry!
Garlic Herb Muffin Pan Potato Galettes are an easy, elegant side dish that's perfect all year round! Buttery, garlicky and herb-infused stacks of thinly sliced potatoes slices turn out golden, crispy and delicious!
Cauliflower White Bean Puree is the perfect stand-in for decadent mashed potatoes! Cream cheese makes it creamy while white beans add that touch of thickening and body you crave in a mashed potato substitute while keeping it low-carb!
Roasted Onionsdone ina muffin pan have lightly charred, crispy edges and a sublime buttery soft sweetness! Clarified butter and beef base concentrate give this easy intensely flavored side dish all the vibes of French Onion Soup!
This easy elegant recipe for Bourbon-Glazed Carrots with Honey is perfect for any holiday celebration. The carrots cook in the buttery glaze as it reduces for a side dish that's nearly hands-off so you can wrap up your holiday meal with ease!
If you love the creamed spinach the great American steakhouses serve, you're going to love this recipe! Made with fresh spinach, it's easy to make and can be enjoyed right out of the skillet or made ahead of time and baked later!
This cheesy Brussels Sprouts Gratin is the perfect elegant side dish that pairs well with almost anything! Tender Brussels sprouts are blanketed in a velvety cheesy cream sauce and then finished with a crispy, buttery breadcrumb topping. This luxurious casserole can even be made ahead of time!
This easy, decadent cheesy corn casserole is soon to become your family's new favorite side dish! Cream Cheese Corn Casserole with Green Chiles is delicious served up right out of the skillet or made ahead and baked up hot and bubbling later.
Eating your leafy greens has never been more delicious–or easy! Bacon adds an extra punch of flavor to the turnip and mustard greens in Easy Braised Southern Greens that is both healthy and comforting!
This updated twist on the classic Southern-style favorite has the kick of fresh green chiles! Southwestern-inspired Summer Squash Casserole can be made ahead of time, leftovers reheat beautifully and it's freezer-friendly!
Bring a touch of elegance to your fall and winter holiday table with this luxurious side dish or vegetarian main! Brussels Sprouts Casserole with wild rice, cheese and a crunchy almond topping can be made in advance and may even win over a Brussels sprout skeptic!
Whether you call it stuffing or dressing, this easy holiday side dish recipe is the perfect way to elevate store-bought stuffing cubes! Sausage Stuffing with Fennel and Leeks is sure to become a family holiday favorite!