Side Dishes - Fruits and Vegetables, Potato Recipes, Rice Recipes
- Broccoli Recipes (18)
- Brussels Sprouts Recipes (6)
- Carrot Recipes (12)
- Cauliflower Recipes (5)
- Corn Recipes (9)
- Green Bean Recipes (11)
- Potato Recipes (32)
- Rice Recipes (6)
- Zucchini Recipes (15)
- Sweet Potato Recipes (10)
Apple Noodle Kugel Recipe
This noodle kugel recipe is made with wide egg noodles, butter, sour cream, cottage cheese, eggs and sugar. An apple and graham cracker crumb topping provides a finishing touch to this sweet noodle kugel recipe.
This applesauce recipe is unique because the apples are roasted, not boiled. You will need apples, honey, olive oil and salt for this apple sauce recipe.
Baked Lentils Recipe
This baked lentils recipe gets a flavor boost from honey, bacon and soy sauce. This honey baked lentils recipe is super cheap, too.
Barley Risotto Recipe
This barley risotto recipe is as creamy and satisfying as traditional rice risotto, yet it has far more fiber and nutrients. Made with onions, carrots and pearl barley, this pearl barley risotto makes a great vegetarian main dish or side dish for any meal.
Bok Choy Recipe
This bok choy recipe is fast and easy. Bok choy is stir-fried with garlic and ginger, then coated with a sweet spicy glaze. This is a lightly spiced bok choy recipe.
Brown Sugar Asparagus Recipe
Cooking asparagus couldn't be easier than this brown sugar asparagus recipe. With just three ingredients, this asparagus recipe can be prepared in no time. Kids, especially, will appreciate this brown sugar asparagus recipe.
Bulgur Wheat Salad
Bulgur wheat recipes don't get much easier than this bulgur wheat salad. This bulgar wheat recipe is quick cooking, healthy and tasty.
Buttered Noodles Recipe
Buttered noodles is one of those classic recipes every family cook should have in her back pocket. Simple as can be, this buttered noodles recipe is always a hit with kids.
Butternut Squash Casserole
This butternut squash recipe is a casserole made with butternut squash, mashed potatoes and cheese. This butternut squash casserole recipe makes a great Thanksgiving side dish or make ahead dish anytime.
Butternut Squash Fries
Butternut squash is cut into steak fry-sized strips and tossed with olive oil and salt in this tasty recipe for butternut squash fries.
Caramelized Fennel Recipe
Fennel is sliced, then sauteed with onions until it becomes sweet and mellow in this tasty fennel recipe.
Cool Whip Jello Mold
This Raspberry Cool Whip Jello salad is the perfect side dish, light dessert or take-along dish for your next potluck.
Crispy Kale Recipe
Kale recipes don't normally top the list of favorite vegetable recipes for kids. But this crispy kale recipe is different. The kale is not fried, but it takes on an almost french fry-like taste. This is sure to become one of your favorite kale recipes.
Crockpot Baked Beans
This Crockpot baked beans recipe is made with dried beans, ketchup, molasses, brown sugar, hot sauce and mustard. These slow cooker baked beans are simple to prepare, but the recipe does take time. These Crockpot baked beans make a perfect side dish for barbecues and picnics.
Crockpot Mushrooms Recipe
This Crockpot mushrooms recipe can be made with any type of mushrooms or a combination of several kinds. In addition to mushrooms, this recipe has butter, chicken stock and garlic powder. These easy slow cooker mushrooms go with everything from steak to chicken.
Fried Cabbage Recipe
This fried cabbage is a tasty side dish that goes with just about anything. The bacon and onions pair beautifully with the cabbage in this fried cabbage recipe.
Fruit and Cheese Plate
This tasty fruit and cheese plate makes a perfect appetizer or side dish for any meal.
Fruit kabobs are as fun for kids to make as they are to eat.
Green Peas in Lemon Butter Sauce
Green peas are delightfully sweet when eaten fresh. This recipe sautes fresh shelled English peas in a lemon butter sauce to bring out the bright flavor of green peas.
Grilled vegetables are an easy and tasty side dish for cookouts, picnics and anytime. In this grilled vegetables recipe, mushrooms and zucchini are briefly marinated then tossed on the grill. A little salt is all you need to bring out the best flavor in these grilled vegetables.
Hash Brown Casserole with Spinach - Hash Brown Casserole Recipe
This hash brown casserole recipe is like two side dishes in one. Frozen hash brown potatoes are tossed with spinach in a creamy cheesy sauce to make this hash brown casserole recipe healthy and hearty.
Italian Pasta Salad Recipe
Zucchini, red pepper, marinated artichokes and black olives give this Italian pasta salad recipe authentic flavor.
Kale with Pancetta Recipe
This kale recipe includes fresh kale, pancetta and parmesan cheese. If you can't find pancetta, substitute bacon in this tasty kale recipe.
This kugel recipe is made with egg noodles, sour cream, butter, eggs, sugar, milk and ricotta cheese. Vanilla and apples make this noodle kugel recipe sweet. This noodle kugel recipe is topped with crushed cornflakes.
Maple Glazed Asparagus Recipe
This asparagus recipe tastes almost like candy, thanks to the maple syrup glaze that coats the asparagus. Sea salt enhances the maple syrup flavor and brings out the natural sweetness of the asparagus.
Polenta Recipe with Spinach and Goat Cheese
This polenta recipe is made with polenta (or corn grits), milk, spinach and goat cheese. This polenta recipe makes a tasty side dish.
Pretzel Salad Recipe
This pretzel salad recipe is similar to the popular strawberry pretzel salad, except that instead of a cream cheese layer and a strawberry jello layer, it is all folded into one. Whether as a side dish or dessert, everyone loves this strawberry pretzel salad recipe.
Ratatouille - Ratatouille Recipe
This classic ratatouille recipe is based on Thomas Keller's recipe of California's French Laundry restaurant. Keller was the consultant on the movie Ratatouille, and this is the recipe the movie version was based on.
Roasted Asparagus Recipe
This roasted asparagus recipe couldn't be simpler to make. This recipe for roasted asparagus can be served all by itself or tossed in a salad or risotto. The roasting really brings out the sweetness of the asparagus in this roasted asparagus recipe.
Sesame Noodles Recipe
These sesame noodles make a terrific side dish that goes with just about anything. This recipe can be served hot or cold, and these noodles make a terrific school lunch, too.
Spinach Stuffed Mushrooms
This easy stuffed mushrooms recipe starts with frozen spinach souffle. This recipe for stuffed mushrooms makes a quick and tasty side dish.
Sweet Noodle Kugel Recipe
This sweet noodle kugel recipe is a dairy noodle kugel made with cottage cheese, cream cheese and crushed pineapple. This sweet noodle kugel is topped with crushed graham crackers and chopped walnuts.
Taffy Apple Salad
This taffy apple salad is made with chopped apples, peanuts, mini marshmallows, pineapple and a Cool Whip dressing. Serve this taffy apple salad for a side dish or dessert.
Ten "Go To" Side Dishes You'll Make Again and Again
Side dishes are often the last thought on my mind, especially on busy weeknights. But I have a stable of "go to" side dish recipes, I turn to again and again, because they're easy, and my family likes them. Here are my top ten.
Tortellini Salad Recipe
This tortellini salad recipe is made with zucchini, mushrooms, red peppers, onions, black olives and whole wheat tortellini. Bottled roasted red pepper salad dressing makes a quick and easy dressing for this tortellini salad.
This easy recipe for vegetable samosa uses puff pastry. It eliminates the need for making the dough and for frying.
Vegetables for Kids
When making vegetables, kids' tastes are often the last thing parents have in mind. We typically spend more time thinking about how to get vegetables into our kids (often by stealth), than about creating vegetables for kids that will please their palates. These vegetable side dishes are all designed to tempt kids' taste buds. Some of these...
Pasta Green Bean Salad Recipe
This pasta green bean salad recipe has just four ingredients. This dish makes a terrific side for parties, potlucks or summer holidays.
This collection of pasta salads includes a bevy of recipes to satisfy virtually any taste. From Mexican pasta salad to tuna macaroni salad to Italian pasta salad, there's a flavor combination here for everyone.
Slow Cooker Creamed Spinach Recipe
This slow cooker creamed spinach recipe is a great way to get kids to eat spinach. Even your picky eaters will enjoy this easy creamed spinach recipe.
Easy Vegetable Recipes
With these easy vegetable recipes in your "go to" repertoire, you will always have a quick accompaniment to any meal. From rice to green beans to broccoli to potatoes, there's a quick and easy side dish here for everyone.
BBQ Side Dishes
From Crockpot baked beans to grilled corn to pasta salads, potato salads, broccoli salad and cole slaw, these side dishes will help you make the perfect BBQ feast.
Favorite Fall Vegetable Recipes
From Brussels sprouts to broccoli, kale, butternut squash, sweet potatoes and cauliflower, these fall vegetable recipes are the perfect seasonal accompaniment to any meal. And they're all geared to kids' tender palates.