Blue Ribbon Side Recipes

Memorable sides can make the meal... or even become a meal in themselves. Dig into these scrumptious sides: vegetables, casseroles, risottos, beans and more!


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Missy's Creamy Deviled Eggs

By Melissa Dommert
I've been making these Cajun-style creamy deviled eggs for years. They're pretty much like any standard...
Feb 23, 2021

Baked Mashed Potato Casserole

By Lynne Lee
If your family loves potatoes, you have to try this! You can easily make it...
Feb 23, 2021

Creamy Bacon Chipotle Mac n Cheese

By Lora DiGs
I wanted to make mac and cheese. Had some bacon that I needed to use and...
Feb 20, 2021

Shrimp Pasta Salad - Waco Style

By Michelle Waco
This is my spin on my Mom's famous shrimp salad - adapted for my DH's tastes...
Feb 12, 2021

Matzo Apple Orange Kugel

By Helaine Norman
I have been making this, my own, version of matzoh kugel (pudding) every Passover for at...
Feb 6, 2021

Baked Mac and Cheese for One

By Sue Lally
Cooking for one can be a challenge. No matter how much I like something, I don't...
Feb 6, 2021

Susan's Tomato Basil Chicken Pasta Salad

By Susan Din
My family loves this yummy salad. It's similar to La Madeleine's Tomato Basil Pesto Pasta Salad,...
Feb 6, 2021

Balsamic Grilled Vegetables

By Susan Din
Veggies marinated in balsamic vinegar and soy sauce and cooked in a grill basket until smokey,...
Feb 4, 2021

Scalloped Potatoes With Bacon

By Cindi Bauer
This is my all-time "favorite" scalloped potato recipe!
Feb 2, 2021

Colcannon

By christine perez
This is an Irish dish I made last night. My Hubby loved it!
Jan 30, 2021

Millie's Holy Guacamole Pasta Salad

By Millie P. York
I do a lot of cooking for the hospitality team at my church and I was...
Jan 30, 2021

Watermelon Summer Salad

By Sheri Mullins
A light refreshing side dish for the heat of the summer! Goes great with chicken salad...
Jan 2, 2021

Herb Roasted Potatoes

By Donna Brown
This is a great side dish for vegetables or a burger.
Jan 2, 2021

BONNIE'S BEST OVEN BAKED FRIES AND POTATO WEDGES

By BonniE !
I have always had a passion for French fries, and therefore, I could never pass by...
Jan 2, 2021

Tater Tot Casserole

By Muna Escobar
My kids love this. The more tater tots and cheese I put in it, the better.
Jan 2, 2021

Irish Boxty (Crispy Fried Potato Cakes)

By Nancy J. Patrykus
From my (South Side Chicago) Irish friend, Coleen. I received most of her recipes in the...
Jan 2, 2021

Parmesan Asparagus

By Ashley Lemon
This is the only way to eat asparagus! Very good!!! This is Asparagus tossed in a...
Jan 2, 2021

Mozzarella and Parmesan Cheese Potatoes

By JILL McEachern
I was looking for a different side dish. This is my concoction and will be making...
Dec 15, 2020

Milwaukee Potato Pancakes (Latkes)

By Dianne Ward
I was born in Milwaukee and my mother was of German/Czech heritage so my fondest memories...
Dec 14, 2020

Cheesy Parmesan Potato Pancakes

By Rose Mary Mogan
I created this recipe from about 2 cups of leftover mashed potatoes from a pork roast...
Dec 3, 2020

Easy Homemade Cornbread Dressing in the Crock Pot

By Charlyenne Crawford
The ease and clean up is this the best part of the recipe. Oh, and it...
Nov 28, 2020

Italian Easter Pie (Pizza Chena)

By Joanne Bellezza-Loughlin
Pizza Chena (made with Italian meats, cheeses, and eggs) is a staple on every Italian Easter...
Nov 27, 2020

Kroketten (Dutch Croquettes)

By Lisa 'Gayle' Goff
These were one of my favorite treats in Holland and they have vending machines in the...
Nov 26, 2020

Good Luck Hoppin' John

By Terry Brooks
We were stationed at Charleston Air Force Base in S. Carolina for 13 yrs from 1976-1989....
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