Side Dish Recipes

It's all about the side dishes. The right side can make a boring meal into a cheerful one. Salads, potatoes, grains, veggies: pick one or two and keep it simple. Or make your favorite side the main event. Why not?
Stir-Fried Maitake Mushrooms with Garlic and Chile Oil in a Plate Next to a Pair of Chopsticks, a Bowl of Rice, a Cup of Tea, and a Tea Kettle
Stir-Fried Maitake Mushrooms with Garlic and Chile Oil
Casserole Dish of Vegan Green Bean Casserole with a Spoon and Next to a Table Napkin
Vegan Green Bean Casserole
Table Setting: Vegan Mushroom Stuffing in a Casserole Dish Next to a Bowl of Mashed Potatoes, Two Glasses of Water, and a Table Napkin
Vegan Mushroom Stuffing
Bowl of Roasted Root Vegetable Panzanella Surrounded by a Slices of Bread, Vase of Flowers, Utensils, and a Kitchen Linen
Roasted Root Vegetable Panzanella
Slow Cooker Green Bean Casserole Topped with Crispy Shallots on a Platter Surrounded by Utensils, a Kitchen Towel, and a Glass of Water
Slow Cooker Green Bean Casserole
Bowl of Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes Topped with Butter on a Table Napkin
Instant Pot Mashed Sweet Potatoes
Brussel Sprout Cole Slaw in a Bowl Next to a Bowl of Dressing and Bowl of Pecans
Brussels Sprout Slaw
Vegan Mashed Potatoes in a Bowl Topped with Butter, Cracked Pepper, and Chives Next to a Saucer with More Butter
Vegan Mashed Potatoes
Serving Resting on the Side of Tahdig on an Ornate Silver Platter after Serving It
Tahdig (Persian Crispy Rice)
Creamy Southern Lima Beans in a Bowl
Creamy Southern Lima Beans
On a a Cooling Rack over a Baking Pan, Deep Fried Brussels Sprouts Topped with Shaved Parmesan and Balsamic Vinegar
Fried Brussels Sprouts
Vegan Creamed Spinach in a Bowl
Vegan Creamed Spinach
Instant Pot Collard Greens on a Plate with Serving Utensil Next to a Bowl of Mashed Potatoes and Cornbread
Instant Pot Collard Greens
Slow Cooker Stuffing
Slow Cooker Stuffing
Bowl of Kale and Farro Salad with Spiced Candied Pecans with a Pair of Salad Servers
Kale and Farro Salad with Spiced Candied Pecans
Instant Pot Cranberry Sauce Next to a Bowl of Green Beans and Table Napkin with Orange Slices and Cinnamon Sticks
Instant Pot Cranberry Sauce
Broccoli Rice Casserole in a Casserole Dish
Broccoli Rice Casserole From Scratch
Sweet Potato Latkes on a Parchment Lined Baking Sheet with One on a Spatula
Sweet Potato Latkes
garlic bread made with dinner rolls
The 10-Minute Trick for the Easiest Garlic Bread
Challah Rolls on a Tray with Some Cut in Half and Smeared with Butter
Challah Rolls
Homemade Crescent Rolls in a Bread Bowl
Homemade Crescent Rolls
Sourdough Rolls in a Baking Pan
Sourdough Dinner Rolls
Gluten-Free Dinner Rolls with Garlic and Herbs in a Basket
Gluten-free Dinner Rolls
quick dinner rolls in a basket
Quick Dinner Rolls
Breadsticks with Garlic Butter on a Plate Covered with a Kitchen Towel
Copycat Olive Garden Breadsticks
Milk Bread Rolls in Baking Pan
Milk Bread Rolls
Air Fryer Green Beans with Lemon Zest
Air Fryer Green Beans
Spaghetti Squash Carbonara in a Bowl with Utensils
Spaghetti Squash Carbonara
Honey Roasted Carrots with Dates and Hazelnuts
Honey Roasted Carrots with Dates and Hazelnuts
Sushi Rice in a Bowl with a Rice Paddle
Sushi Rice
Air Fryer Hash Browns on a Plate with a Sunny Side Egg and in an Air Fryer Basin
Air Fryer Hash Browns
Lemon Za'atar Potatoes with Fresh Dill, Crumbled Feta, and Lemon Slices on a Plate
Lemon Za’atar Potatoes
Air Fryer Brussels Sprouts on a Plate
Air Fryer Brussels Sprouts
Chinese Cucumber Salad with Dark Vinegar and Chili Crisp Surrounded by a Small Bowl with Salt, Another with Sauce, and Another Bowl with Some Salad
Smashed Cucumber Salad with Dark Vinegar and Chili Crisp
Large Bowl of Cheese, Peppers, Salami, Olives, Chickpeas, and Lettuce for Italian Chopped Salad
Classic Chopped Italian Salad
Cajun-Spiced Grilled Corn Next to a Saucer with Two Lime Halves and a Small Bowl with More Cajun Seasoning
Cajun-Spiced Grilled Corn
Close-up of Sautéed Eggplant with Garlic and Parmesan
Sautéed Eggplant with Garlic and Parmesan
Sheet Pan Ratatouille in a Bowl
Sheet Pan Ratatouille
Trinidadian Boiled Corn in a Bowl
Trinidadian Boiled Corn
Tomato Rice with Coriander Leaves
Tomato Rice
Air Fryer Baked Potatoes Topped with Sour Cream
Air Fryer Baked Potatoes
Pajeon, Kimchi, and Rice on a Plate Next to a Small Bowl of Sauce
Pajeon (Korean Scallion Pancakes)
Bowl of Coconut Lime Rice with a Lime Wedge
Coconut Lime Rice
large globe artichoke for steaming
How to Cook and Eat an Artichoke
Bowl of Esquites Topped with Cilantro, Cotija Cheese, and Ancho Chile Pepper Surrounded by Bowls of Toppings
Esquites (Warm Mexican Corn Salad)
Bowl of Quick and Easy Sesame Peanut Noodles
Sesame Peanut Noodles
Corn and Ricotta Bruschetta
Corn and Ricotta Bruschetta
Jamaican Rice and Peas
Kalisa Martin’s Jamaican Rice and Peas
Kuku Sabzi on platter with yogurt dip.
Kuku Sabzi (Persian Herb Frittata)
Zucchini Stir-Fry on a Platter
Zucchini Stir-Fry
Spicy Cucumber and Jalapeno Salad on a Plate with a Halved Jalapeno and Utensils
Spicy Cucumber and Jalapeño Salad
Bowl of Simple Summer Tomato Salad with a Serving Spoon
Simple Summer Tomato Salad
Plate of Whole Grilled Eggplant Next to a Platter of More Eggplant and an Oil Dispenser
Whole Grilled Eggplant
Bowl of Green Salad with Fresh Herbs and Red Wine Vinaigrette with Serving Utensils
Green Salad with Fresh Herbs and Red Wine Vinaigrette
Sesame Soba Noodles in a Bowl Garnished with Spring Onions Next to Plate with Spring Onions and Seasoning and Another Plate with Slices of Radish
Sesame Soba Noodles
Bowl of Green Goddess Pasta Salad
Green Goddess Pasta Salad
Platter of Grilled Peppers Surrounded by Olives, Capers, Olive Oil, and Toast
Easy Grilled Peppers
Homemade French Fries Served with Ketchup
Homemade French Fries
Bowl of Grilled Zucchini and Yellow Squash with Champagne Vinaigrette with a Spoon Surrounded by a Drink on a Table
Grilled Zucchini and Yellow Squash with Champagne Vinaigrette
Crispy Tofu
Easy Crispy Tofu