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!


Cabbage Roll Casserole

By Michelle Crawford
My kids are very finicky when it comes to cabbage (one of my favorites) so I...

Krautfleckerl- Hungarian Cabbage and Noodles

By Marsha Gardner
This dish has its roots in Hungary but is also popular in Austria and Germany. My...

German Sauerkraut & Bratwurst & Bacon Onion Potatoes

By Terrie Hoelscher
This is authentic! I lived in Germany for 3+ years, and this is the way my...

Slow Cooker Applesauce

By Stephanie Van Den Berg
My grandchildren love Nana's homemade applesauce. Today I used remnants left in my garage from November's...

Easy Chicken Fried Rice

By Hope Adcox
Love this stuff, goes with anything! I like to cook it with Teriyaki chicken so I...

German Spätzle

By Francine Lizotte
With a nice texture and buttery flavor, this is a great side dish to serve! Quick...

Grandma's Cranberry Salad

By Leah Stacey
I grew up with my grandmother and mom making this every year for the holidays. This...

Old Virginia Apple Cobbler

By Amy Wallace
Taken from my late Aunt Dorothy's personal cookbooks. She was 92 at her parting and these...

Outrageous Corn Pudding

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

Hot German Potato Salad

By Opal Jackson-Cakmak
Super easy, this one-skillet hot German potato salad with vinegar and bacon is a great side...

My Granny's Old-Fashioned Biscuits

By Elaine Bovender
When I was young and learning how to cook, this was another one of those things...

Baked Carrots

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

Brown Sugar & Cinnamon Butternut Squash

By Holly Grier- Wallace
I love butternut squash just about any way. But with brown sugar, butter, and cinnamon, it's...

Baked Mashed Potato Casserole

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

Sausage Bacon Apple Stuffing

By Didi Dalaba
We emigrated here when I was a little girl. Our first Thanksgiving was explained to us...

Old Fashioned Potato Loaf

By Martha Price
My grandmother used to make this when I was a little girl when my siblings and...

Roasted Butternut Squash

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

Milwaukee Potato Pancakes (Latkes)

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

Zucchini and Squash Au Gratin

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

Spicy Roasted Cauliflower

By Vickey Yott Morrissey
I only made 2 cups of this and it was not enough. You can increase or...

Old-Fashioned Candied Sweet Potatoes

By Diane Atherton
This is the way my mother served sweet potatoes on Thanksgiving and Christmas before she discovered...

~ Nothing Fancy Potato Salad ~

By Cassie *
This is the potato salad my husband was raised on, and he refuses to eat any...

BONNIE’S ROASTED CHICKEN WITH VEGETABLES

By BonniE !
This recipe is so simple to make. It is a great dish for unexpected company because...

Ultimate Crispy Smashed Potatoes

By Kitchen Crew
Tired of basic roasted potatoes? Then try smashed potatoes. Each bite has crispy toasted skin and...
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