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!


Out Of This World Baked Beans

By Norma DeRemer
I have made this for so long I don't remember where I got the recipe. I...

Potato, onion, cheddar upside down pie

By Lynn Socko
I have seen some different versions of the potato tart floating around, so of course I...

Carribean Style Red Beans & Rice

By Amy H.
Fun Fact: Over 75 per cent Of The Caribbean Population Lives On Just Two Islands! The...

Sauerkraut Casserole-Annette's

By Annette W.
I have been making this sauerkraut casserole recipe for years. My mom taught me and I...

Zucchini Casserole

By Janet Crow
This is one of my families favorite recipes using zucchini. You can also use yellow...

Mushroom caps made famous by Grandma

By Samantha Jacobs
These are a HUGE hit in my house. On christmas eve my family does a buffet...

Creamed Potatoes - My Favorite

By Cassie *
These potatoes go well with any meat dish..we just love them..such a wonderful comfort food. I grew...

Mom's Cheesiest Mac & Cheese

By Lauren Perkins-Boyd
My mom makes this recipe for just about every family function we have, everyone loves it....

Fried Zucchini

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

Southern-Style Hush Puppies

By Elaine Bovender
Living on the coast of North Carolina, we love Calabash-style seafood and hush puppies. I serve...

Slap Your Mama It's So Delicious Southern Squash Casserole

By Sherri Jackson
This is a tried and true Southern recipe that can be modified by adding meat or...

Ooey Gooey Mac and Cheese

By Samantha Jacobs
This baked mac and cheese is so creamy and delicious. It's great for a Crock Pot...

Mom's Deluxe Mashed Potatoes

By Colleen Barrett
When my mother made these potatoes for the first time 25+ years ago at Thanksgiving one...

Bread and Butter Pickles

By Barbara Alden
I don't remember where this recipe came from. But this is my all-time favorite. So...

Jen's Deep Fried Cajun Okra

By Jennifer J
My family loves okra! Whether it boiled, fried or mixed in a dish, we love it!...

Spicy Spinach pizza

By Janus Joy Miller
Some really awesome recipes are total accidents - like this one. There I was at home...

Rob's Baked Beans

By Robert Priddy
I've been experimenting with making homemade baked beans for cookouts and such. Well this has got...

Squash Croquettes

By DEBORAH SANDERS
Great side dish. When cooked in the cooking spray, it is just 2 Weight Watchers points...

Southern Poke Sallet

By Robert Priddy
We have a large abundance of this down here in the South during the spring time....

Mama's Cornbread Dressing

By Susan Feliciano
This is a double recipe, because once we were all married and brought our own families...

Chinese Style Broccoli & Zucchini Stir-Fry

By Jessica Fontenot
This is another one of my favorite sides to make. The original recipe doesn't call for...

Yellow Squash Casserole

By Judy Martin
I have tried several recipes using yellow squash and this is the one my friends like...

Steakhouse Potato Salad

By ronda quickle
A great switch from the classic potato salad.

FRESH TOMATO PIE

By Eddie Jordan
Once you try this tomato pie I think you will like it. I had it when...
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One of life’s simple pleasures in the summer is fresh fruit. We know it’s delicious to make a fruit salad and we have fantastic ones for summer here. But, we’re sharing 18 recipes that go beyond fruit salad. More than just for dessert, fresh fruit can be incorporated into main meals too. From breakfast to […]

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes

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17 Sundae Topping Ideas

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