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.


Amaretto Sweet Potatoes

By Darlene Sweet
Absolutely the BEST sweet potato casserole! The flavor of amaretto enhances the dish. A must for...

Caprese Salad Bites-Annette's

By Annette W.
One of our favorite summertime salads is Caprese Salad. I mean we can't get enough of...

Apple Walnut Acorn Squash

By Kitchen Crew
Filled with apples, nuts, bacon, and spices, this acorn squash recipe is a full-flavored side dish....

Applewood Smoked Bacon and Maple Calico Beans

By Deb Lund
This is one of those great sides that everyone seems to love even if they are...

Asian Vegetable Pasta Salad

By Linda Dalton
This is a variation of a recipe I created a number of years ago that gave...

Asparagus Gruyere Tart

By Jan Mullikin
Saw this on Martha Stewart one time and now can use the new method to get...

Asparagus Salad with Fresh Mozzarella

By libby walp
We made this dish for the fouth of July, and it was a hit! The best...

Asparagus Strudel

By Kara Barnes
This looks pretty fancy, but it's really fairly easy to make. I hope you try...

Aunt Linda's Corn Pudding

By Rhonda Gibson
This is my late aunt Linda's "Corn Pudding" recipe. My cousin makes this for every holiday...

Avocado and Artichoke Hearts Holiday Salad

By JoSele Swopes
My mom has made this salad for the holidays for years it is a favorite from...

Bacon and Brown Sugar Topped Sweet Potato Bake

By Adrienne May
This savory sweet potato casserole is so good! Everything is better with bacon!!

Bacon Bleu Brussels Sprouts With Mustard Sauce

By Michelle Wolf
This is delicious and a side dish that is gone the minute I get it to...

Bacon Bundled Green Beans

By Sara Andrea
I needed a new idea for Thanksgiving this year, 2016, and this recipe was such a...

Bacon Fried Corn

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

Bacon Parmesan Parsnip Puree

By Maggie May Schill
I was going to go to the grocery store and I asked my husband which veggies...

Bacon Tomato Pie

By Kim Phillips-Randolph
We have so many generous friends with gardens who send fresh vegetables our way this time...

Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus

By Ashley Gunderson
Someone brought these bacon-wrapped asparagus to a 1st Communion party and they were delicious!

Bacon Wrapped Grilled Asparagus

By Danielle Matthews
LOVE this! It's a little time-consuming because the asparagus has to be cooked slow and turned...

Baked Beans With Bacon

By Laura Huffman
My family and friends will ask me to bring my baked beans to our get-togethers. I...

Baked Beans, Aldine Hotel Style

By Michelle Koletar/Mertz
This is a very old & popular recipe from my hometown of Sunbury, PA. I...

Baked Brussels Sprouts

By Joshua McGee
I improvised this recipe to use up the smaller Brussels sprouts I snapped off from a...

Baked Carrots

By Vicky Arnold
Best way to get children to eat carrots.

Baked Green Tomatoes

By Faye Patterson
I love fried green tomatoes, so this is my try at lightening it up a bit...
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