15 of the Best Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Thanksgiving Side Dishes

If you are looking for side dishes to serve this Thanksgiving dinner (or any time for that matter), we’ve got a great collection of classics and reworked classics to share with you.  From salads, to roasted vegetables to the indispensable stuffing, check out these sure to impress dish recipes.

1. Skillet Bourbon Bacon Green Beans


Say goodbye to goopy green bean casserole and hello to this crispy delicious dish that takes only 20 minutes to get ready.

 2. Garlic Parmesan Roasted Asparagus


Elevate asparagus with this recipe for crispy Parmesan flavored ones.

3. Baked Herbed Parmesan Zucchini


The subtle mix of herbs that goes with these zucchini quarters makes them irresistible.

4. Cinnamon Roasted Butternut Squash


The hint of cinnamon enhances the natural sweetness in butternut squash.

5.  Maple Walnut Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes


Check out this recipe because it only has a hint of maple syrup. Here’s an idea too if you get adventurous, add a splash of bourbon to the topping. Yum!

6.Garlic Butter Roasted Carrots


Roasting the carrots brings up the sweetness in them but still makes them tender!

7. Fall Harvest Salad with Pumpkin Goddess Dressing


Check out the creaminess on this dressing, made possible by the greek yogurt in it.

8. Thanksgiving Slaw


This make ahead slaw is your time management solution this Thanksgiving.

9. Apple Cranberry Spinach Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette


Balsamic vinegar and apples complement each other perfectly, give this healthy salad a try.

10. Crispy Garlic Smashed Baby Potatoes


Put away your regular mashed potatoes recipe this year and try this variation istead.

11. Nantucket Corn Pudding


I am going to make this dish this year instead of the usual cornbread stuffing I make.

12. Creamy Garlic Mushrooms


I am getting a 24oz container of mushrooms at Costco to make this dish this Thanksgiving.

13. Slow Cooker Stuffing


What’s Thanksgiving dinner without stuffing? This one you can make in your slow cooker.

14. Sausage Apple and Cranberry Stuffing


You can make a variation of this yummy recipe with cornbread as well. See the notes at the bottom of the recipe.

15. Cranberry Apple Pecan Wild Rice Pilaf


Check out this delicious alternative to the traditional bread stuffing.

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