Blue Ribbon Vegetable Recipes

Eating your veggies has never tasted so good! Browse this collection of deliciously creative side dish recipes featuring vegetables of all kinds.


Fried Zucchini

By Holly Grier- Wallace
I love using up my fresh garden zucchini, which seems to always be more than I...

Marinated Cucumbers, Onions and Tomatoes

By Angie Buehler
I grew up marinating cucumbers, onions, and tomatoes every summer as a side dish. Always a...

Corn Casserole

By Muna Escobar
This recipe was given to me from a friend at our local church who would always...

Grilled Fresh Green Beans

By Lynn Socko
This bean and veggie combination is even more delicious cooked outside on the grill. Leave...

Zucchini and Squash Au Gratin

By Bobbie Seacrist
This zucchini and squash au gratin is an amazing side dish and cooks up so quick...

BBQ Asparagus With Parmesan and Lemon Zest

By Brad Nichols
Another easy, dish-free, veggie side 'pouch' often used at our house. The lemon zest adds a...

Spaghetti Squash Casserole

By Tonya Young
I'm always looking for a way to eat squash and this is a great one. It's...

Bea's Baked Cabbage

By Bea L.
We love cabbage here at this household. My friend, Rudy, had the best cabbage I had...

Tater Tot Casserole

By Muna Escobar
My kids love this. The more tater tots and cheese I put in it, the better.

Grilled Squash With Balsamic Drizzle

By Sherri Williams
I love all types of squash and I love to grill. The balsamic reduction adds...

Oven Roasted Cauliflower

By Elizabeth Dekle
Everyone loves this recipe and there are NEVER leftovers! It's adapted from a dish I order...

Outrageous Corn Pudding

By Mary Yamasaki
No corn muffin mix needed for this. This wonderful side dish is always the first one...

Glorious Baked Cheese Cauliflower

By Kelly Williams
My hubby doesn't care for cauliflower, so I get to make a small casserole dish of...

Beyond Yummy Green Bean Casserole

By Tessa Pasquill
My husband always loves it when I make this and people always are asking me for...

Light and Delicious Spaghetti Squash

By Julia McGinnis
Last year I was introduced to spaghetti squash, and I was amazed by its versatility! ...

Eggplant Pie With Italian Sausage & Bechamel Sauce

By Mary R Morris
My Grannie always grew eggplant and we loved it any way she fixed it. I...

Zucchini or Summer Squash Fritters

By Rose Abrams
We all have an abundance of both yellow summer squash and zucchini. Here's a recipe that...

Delish Knish

By Craig Clark
A knish is a piece of dough stuffed with potato, meat or cheese, then baked or...

Roasted Parmesan Asparagus

By Betty Warren
One of our favorites. Quick and easy. It is a great side with any dish.

Roasted Butternut Squash

By Jennifer White
Roasting vegetables brings out the sweetness and flavor of an otherwise blah vegetable.

Mexican Street Corn

By Wiley P
Here's a great side dish to go along with your grilled New Mexico Green Chile Cheeseburgers...

Grilled Corn - The Sweetest Corn Ever (2 ing.)

By Didi Dalaba
For the longest time every time I had a get together or function of any kind...

Broccoli Rice Casserole

By Cathy Smith
This is a standard at Christmastime. Everyone loves it.

Bacon Fried Corn

By Jenny Powers
As a child, I would go to my grandmothers garden and pick fresh corn for dinner....
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