Category: Veggies & Sides

Baked Stuffed Zucchini

Baked Stuffed Zucchini

Enjoy this baked stuffed zucchini filled with savory sausage, tomatoes and Panko breadcrumbs. It’s the perfect summer dinner.

Italian Pasta Salad

Italian Pasta Salad

This Italian pasta salad combines summer’s favorite vegetables with chopped salami, black olives, rotini noodles and tangy Italian dressing. 

Wild Rice Salad – served warm or cold

Wild Rice Salad – served warm or cold

This wild rice salad with carrots, toasted pecans, crunchy pepitas and sweet cranberries can be ready in 20 minutes and it’s delicious anytime of the year.

Cheesy Pancetta Green Beans

Cheesy Pancetta Green Beans

These cheesy pancetta green beans are delicious, quick and easy for a weeknight meal. 

Pearl Couscous with Roasted Vegetables

Pearl Couscous with Roasted Vegetables

Go against the grain by serving this summer salad at your next get together.

Maple Roasted Brussel Sprouts

Maple Roasted Brussel Sprouts

My maple roasted brussel sprouts are the ideal side dish for any holiday dinner. They are caramelized with sweet onions, crunchy pecans and drizzled with a maple mustard dressing.

Cheesy Broccoli Casserole with Ritz Cracker Topping

Cheesy Broccoli Casserole with Ritz Cracker Topping

Tender broccoli is steamed then smothered in a creamy cheddar and Parmesan cheese sauce and topped with buttery Ritz crackers. 

Roasted Cauliflower with Parmesan and Panko

Roasted Cauliflower with Parmesan and Panko

Cauliflower dredged in panko bread crumbs and Parmesan cheese and roasted until nutty brown transforms this bland vegetable into something irresistible that no one can turn down.

Crunchy Ramen Noodle Salad

Crunchy Ramen Noodle Salad

This crunchy Ramen noodle salad is the perfect side dish for any barbecue or summer dinner.

Grilled Fruit Kabobs

Grilled Fruit Kabobs

Grill your favorite summer fruits like peaches, watermelon, strawberries and kiwi and drizzle them with mint and balsamic glaze for a delicious dessert or side dish.

Tomatoes Caprese Salad

Tomatoes Caprese Salad

A classic Italian salad of sweet tomatoes, creamy mozzarella and fresh picked basil is drizzled with olive oil and balsamic glaze for the ultimate summer side dish.

Grilled Eggplant with a Tomato Caprese

Grilled Eggplant with a Tomato Caprese

Nothing spell summer more so than grilled eggplant topped with ripe tomatoes, creamy mozzarella cheese and fresh basil. 

Ancient Grains Salad with Roasted Vegetables

Ancient Grains Salad with Roasted Vegetables

Start the new year off right with roasted vegetables, mild sorghum, protein- packed quinoa and whole grain brown rice tossed with goat cheese for a vegetarian dish that is nutritious and full of flavor.

Homemade Cranberry Sauce with Apples

Homemade Cranberry Sauce with Apples

This homemade cranberry sauce is easy to make and features the tart taste of cranberries mixed with the  sweetness of Honeycrisp apples.

Easy Make-Ahead Mashed Potatoes

Easy Make-Ahead Mashed Potatoes

Easy to make ahead of time, these simple mashed potatoes will be the most popular dish on your dinner table.

Baked BBQ Sweet Potato Chips

Baked BBQ Sweet Potato Chips

Sweet and spicy, these sweet potato chips are tossed in a barbecue seasoning and baked to perfection. You’d never guess they’re healthy. 

Easy Cornbread Pudding

Easy Cornbread Pudding

Sweet summer corn and cornbread are mixed together for a creamy pudding or casserole that is a must on any holiday table.

Summer Corn Salad – Healthy and Easy to Make

Summer Corn Salad – Healthy and Easy to Make

Enjoy summer’s bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables with a corn salad featuring sweet cherry tomatoes, diced avocado, fresh mozzarella and homegrown basil.

Caprese Pasta Salad

Caprese Pasta Salad

A classic summer pasta salad featuring juicy red ripe tomatoes, fresh mozzarella cheese, homegrown basil and cheesy tortellini. 

Sautéed Guinness Mushrooms

Sautéed Guinness Mushrooms

These sautéed mushrooms are an easy side dish for any barbecue, holiday party or everyday dinner.

Roasted Rosemary Hasselback Potatoes

Roasted Rosemary Hasselback Potatoes

Perfect with any dinner, Hasselback potatoes are crispy on the edges yet creamy in the middle.

Boursin Creamed Corn

Boursin Creamed Corn

Fresh sweet corn kernels mixed with salty pancetta and dunked in a creamy Boursin cheese sauce. One bite and you’ll think you’ve died and gone to heaven. 

Cilantro Lime Rice with Black Beans

Cilantro Lime Rice with Black Beans

Jazz up plain jasmine rice with black beans by adding fresh squeezed lime juice and chopped cilantro. It’s an easy side dish that takes 20 minutes.

Roasted Provencal Vegetables

Roasted Provencal Vegetables

A breaded chicken breast stuffed with ham and cheese served alongside roasted Provençal vegetables is an easy dinner that can be served up in under 40 minutes on a busy weeknight.

Southern Fried Green Tomatoes

Southern Fried Green Tomatoes

Don’t throw away those unripe green tomatoes. Turn them into fried green tomatoes topped with fresh mozzarella cheese and chopped basil and finished with a balsamic glaze. 

Summer Veggie Pasta Salad

Summer Veggie Pasta Salad

Enjoy a rainbow of vegetables in this easy-to-make summer pasta salad.

Grilled Zucchini with Feta & Pine Nuts

Grilled Zucchini with Feta & Pine Nuts

This recipe of grilled zucchini with feta and pine nuts makes grilling out easy and delicious.

Fresh Zucchini Parmesan Stacks

Fresh Zucchini Parmesan Stacks

Crispy zucchini, juicy tomato and fresh mozzarella are nestled in Prego® Farmers’ Market tomato sauce for the ultimate farm fresh dinner.

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad

Bring home the flavors of the Mediterranean in this easy and healthy chickpea salad.

Side Dishes for Easter Dinner (23 Delicious Recipes)

Side Dishes for Easter Dinner (23 Delicious Recipes)

Keep your plans simple with these delicious sides that serve up beautifully on your dinner table.

Maple Cayenne Butternut Squash with Pancetta & Pecans

Maple Cayenne Butternut Squash with Pancetta & Pecans

This maple butternut squash has a kick of cayenne and is paired with the crunch of toasted pecans and salty pancetta. 

Potato Muffins with Gruyere & Bacon

Potato Muffins with Gruyere & Bacon

Potato. Tater. Spud. Cupcake?

My Shredded Tater Cupcakes with Gruyere & Bacon is just my fancy way of saying shredded hash brown potatoes. 

Peach, Tomato & Basil Salad

Peach, Tomato & Basil Salad

Sweet red and yellow tomatoes picked fresh from the vine and fragrant basil. Isn’t this what summer is all about. 

Eggplant Bake Recipe

Eggplant Bake Recipe

This vegetarian casserole feeds a crowd. Loaded with fresh eggplant, baby spinach and fire roasted tomatoes, this Cheesy Eggplant Bake is a perfect weeknight dinner.

Gruyere and Cheddar Scalloped Potatoes

Gruyere and Cheddar Scalloped Potatoes

I like to make this scalloped potatoes recipe any time of the year. This crowd pleaser goes well with any holiday dish, anything off the grill, and the leftovers are just as delicious.

Prosciutto Caramelized Brussel Sprouts

Prosciutto Caramelized Brussel Sprouts

You can’t go wrong serving this at the holiday table and you’ll be the talk of dinner. Brussel Sprouts never tasted so good.

Turkey Stuffing with Bacon & Apples

Turkey Stuffing with Bacon & Apples

Homemade turkey stuffing with sweet apples and salty bacon is a classic side dish that belongs on any holiday table.