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!


Crock Pot Cheesy Hash Brown Casserole

By Adrienne May
This is a great breakfast/brunch dish. It tastes like the casserole from Cracker Barrel.

Bourbon Baked Beans

By Danielle Lorton
I know the ingredients may seem a little odd, but these are soo good. I hope...

Deep Fried Onion Rings With Dipping Sauce

By Susan Bartley
I know there are quite a few steps to these yummy golden brown rings, but oh...

Spring Rolls (My Mother's Recipe)

By Darla Mays
My mom made this while I was growing up. She'd make a big batch of it...

Roasted Garlic Zucchini and Squash

By tina inzer
A delicious way to use up all the extra zucchini and squash you have during the...

Better Than Mom's Mac 'N Cheese

By Tere Gill
Nine kinds of cheese? Oh, yeah! I was craving macaroni and cheese but wanted something a...

BONNIE'S HONEY ROASTED RED POTATOES

By BonniE !
These are good and the honey caramelizes to make a lovely presentation, what I call company...

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...

Broccoli Crunch Salad With a Parmesan Twist

By Mary Kay Nugent
Light, crisp, savory, and sweet are the words that come to mind when I describe this...

Creamy Crock Pot Hash Browns

By Penny R
Awesome variation to regular potatoes.

Southern Hash Brown Casserole

By Rainie Piccione
Made these for a brunch, everyone loved them. There were no leftovers. You can find me...

Cream Cheese Stuffed Shells

By Tiffany Young
Very easy 123 step thing to make family favorite even the kids will love it and...

Lemony Vegetable Stir-Fry

By K J
I've never made stir-fry before tonight. I wanted something that would go with steak and rice...

Crispy Garlic Parmesan Asparagus Pillows

By Lisa 'Gayle' Goff
I'm pretty sure I am not the first to make these but they are WONDERFUL and...

Southern Fried Apples

By Kim Piepgras
If you love fried apples just like the ones at Cracker Barrel, you've hit the jackpot....

Roasted Corn with Garlic and Olive Oil

By Shannon Hinkle
My husband is a corn lover and he LOVES it when I make him this! If...

Crock Pot Mushrooms

By Kathy Joppie
You will want to make a double batch of this one, they are amazing and tend...

Super Bowl Award Winning Chili Beans

By Joyce Newman
My personal recipe for spicy chili beans won a "Chili Cook Off" at a Super Bowl...

Brown Butter & Maple Brussels Sprouts With Pecans

By Lindsay V
Because dessert is greater than vegetables...

Heirloom Potato Salad

By Betsy Wolfe
I've taken the best elements from two family potato salad recipes and have made this version...

Cucumber Salad In A Creamy Garlic Dressing

By Cassie *
If you like garlic, you will love the dressing on this cucumber salad. It better to...

Pami's Chunky Chopped Salad

By Pami Toll
I've lost about 60 lbs eating this. It's delicious, filling and I look forward to making...

Easy Au Gratin Potatoes

By Nancy Metrick
I make this as a side dish. You can also add about a cup of cubed...

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...
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