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Corn Souffle

Corn Souffle

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  • 89
"I make this every year, and my family always looks forward to having it. It's one of those recipes that looks like you've spent a lot of time on, but it's so easy to make. Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com." — by Mary Poris 
Whipped Butternut Squash

Whipped Butternut Squash

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  • 86
"Winter squash is baked until tender, and whipped to perfection!" — by Doug Matthews 
Twice Baked Potatoes

Twice Baked Potatoes

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  • 81
"Twice baked potatoes, every kids favorite dish." — by Sally Oh 
Curried Mustard Greens with Kidney Beans

Curried Mustard Greens with Kidney Beans

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  • 94
"This is a tasty and satisfying dish that is quicker than the usual preparation of greens with bacon. Serve on its own or over rice." — by Always Cooking Up Something 
Zesty Zucchini and Squash

Zesty Zucchini and Squash

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  • 73
"Yellow squash and zucchini are simmered with onion, tomatoes and green chile peppers." — by LORACUS 
Truly Delicious Brussels Sprouts

Truly Delicious Brussels Sprouts

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  • 84
"Brussels sprouts are a star when cooked in brown butter and a bit of lemon juice. Simple and delicious!" — by Chef John 
Byrdhouse Mushroom Barley Pilaf

Byrdhouse Mushroom Barley Pilaf

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  • 79
"This is a cozy, savory side dish flavored with basil and mushrooms." — by SunnyByrd 
Byrdhouse Blistered Cherry Tomatoes

Byrdhouse Blistered Cherry Tomatoes

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  • 91
"This is an easy, tasty, pretty way to whip up a side dish, or a leading man for a salad, in about 1 minute." — by SunnyByrd 
Creamed Spinach

Creamed Spinach

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"Creamed spinach, made with the frozen chopped variety, perfectly complements the roast, and it can be made up to two days ahead." — by USA WEEKEND columnist Pam Anderson 
Spinach Rice

Spinach Rice

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"Even if you don't like spinach, you will love this creamy rice dish. Add more or less jalapeno peppers to your liking." — by eli3leg 
Baked Mushrooms

Baked Mushrooms

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  • 85
"In this savory dish mushrooms are baked with bell pepper, garlic, Italian seasoning and parsley." — by MOLSON7 
Eggplant Mixed Grill

Eggplant Mixed Grill

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  • 70
"Marinated vegetables are grilled to perfection." — by kelcampbell 
Garlicky Summer Squash and Fresh Corn

Garlicky Summer Squash and Fresh Corn

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  • 79
"A delicious and different way serve two favorite summer vegetables, squash and corn!" — by Mindy 
Swiss Chard with Pinto Beans and Goat Cheese

Swiss Chard with Pinto Beans and Goat Cheese

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"Tangy Swiss chard is prepared with garlic, pinto beans, tomatoes and lime juice and then heated in the oven with delicious goat cheese. It makes a great side dish for pasta." — by danalace 
Steve's Famous Garlic Home Fries

Steve's Famous Garlic Home Fries

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"Home fries with lots of garlic and potato flavor - a big hit every time!" — by BACHELORSTEVE 
Baby Carrots And Brussels Sprouts Glazed With Brown Sugar and Pepper

Baby Carrots And Brussels Sprouts Glazed With Brown Sugar and Pepper

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  • 77
"The vegetables can be prepared the day before, and the glaze can be prepared up to 6 hours in advance. The dish can then be completed in a few minutes while the turkey is resting. It all looks so effortless. Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com." — by Christine L. 
Old Fashioned Stuffing

Old Fashioned Stuffing

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"This is my grandmother's old-fashioned bread stuffing recipe. It may be cooked as directed, or inside the turkey. It's enough to stuff a very large bird." — by LYNN BECKER 
Grilled Baked Potatoes

Grilled Baked Potatoes

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"I was tired of eating baked potatoes the old fashioned way with gobs of butter, so I created this simple recipe to put a little twist on them. My family and friends love them and I hope you do too." — by TODD SCHULTZ 
Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes with Ricotta Cheese

Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes with Ricotta Cheese

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  • 75
"A tasty, savory version of twice baked sweet potatoes." — by frank11 
Creole Okra

Creole Okra

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  • 67
"A yummy vegetarian side dish, easy to make. Taste holds up for leftovers. The use of frozen okra makes this a year-round favorite in our family." — by SILVERMARIGOLD 
 
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