When you need a snazzy new side for Thanksgiving or you're looking a side dish recipe to show off your cooking skills at the family reunion, we've got the stand-out side dish recipe you crave.
Sea vegetables, like the arame in this recipe, are extremely low in calories and high in iodine and minerals such as iron and calcium. Many are rich in vitamins A, C and the B complex too.
Baked Greek-Stuffed Vidalias
Serve with your favorite marinara sauce, if desired. This dish is delicious with sauteed spinach or Swiss chard.
Lime and Cilantro Marinated Portobellos
Portobello mushrooms have become so popular you can find them in most supermarket produce sections.
This recipe for Molho Campanha or “country sauce” is the traditional Brazilian accompaniment for Churrasco.
Anaheim Chili Mashed Potatoes
Made with fresh chilies, garlic and cilantro, these mashed potatoes are so flavorful you will not miss the cream and butter.
Sweet Potato Curls
Use one sweet potato per person to serve. Peel sweet potatoes with potato peeler. Cut away any bruised spots. Continue paring potatoes with peeler into large…
Madras Curry Vegetables
This richly flavored and brightly colored stew looks especially tempting served in a casserole dish tucked into a hollowed-out pumpkin.
Spring Couscous with Asparagus and Mandarin Oranges
The combination of crisp green asparagus tips, peas and comforting couscous makes a wonderful entree or room-temperature salad.
Garlicked Spinach and Mushrooms
This spinach side dish uses a combination of portobello, shiitake and button mushrooms, but you can use just one kind.
Homemade Pickled Vegetables
Homemade Pickled Vegetables is a version of chow-chow or mixed pickles. It’s more healthful than commercial preparations, which are usually loaded with salt and sugar.
Roasted Winter Vegetables
Try these super low-fat vegetables as a side dish or serve them over basmati rice or on noodles for an entree.
Braised Collard Greens
Instead of ham hocks and pork fat, these collard greens are made with tempeh or smoked soy bacon.