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Chip Truck Fries

Chip Truck Fries

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"These fries are similar to those you can buy on the street sides out of trailer trucks except these are baked instead of deep fried." — by Crystal 
White Beans and Peppers

White Beans and Peppers

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"Any sweet pepper will work in this side dish, but I love the delicate spiciness of the long, pointy gypsy pepper. I use organic beans, and serve alongside a veggie burger." — by MOTTSBELA 
Curry Pineapple Fried Rice

Curry Pineapple Fried Rice

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"Thailand is the inspiration for this quick, stir-fried dish of rice, curry, chicken meat, and pineapple. " — by stannius 
BBQ Corn

BBQ Corn

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"If you don't have a smoker already, you might consider the purchase for this recipe, because this tasty corn is that good. And then all you'll need is un-husked corn, ice and a quart of beer." — by Doug Kacsir 
Kale and Adzuki Beans

Kale and Adzuki Beans

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"A great side dish, seasoned kale and adzuki beans also work well as a vegetarian main dish when served over rice." — by skymonkey 
Burgundy Mushrooms

Burgundy Mushrooms

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"Mushrooms simmered with Burgundy wine, onions, and beef broth make for a tasty side dish with almost no preparation at all." — by Bev Huelsman 
Black Beans

Black Beans

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"Black beans cooked with onion, green pepper and garlic, seasoned with bay leaves, salt, cumin, and oregano. White wine and vinegar give these beans a nice little bite." — by Ivis 
Mom's Baked Beans I

Mom's Baked Beans I

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"Liquid smoke flavoring and barbecue sauce give these beans a unique flavor. Delicious hot or cold!" — by MUSSER99 
Poor Man's Caviar

Poor Man's Caviar

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"A mix of black beans, black-eyed peas, and garbanzo beans, corn, onion, garlic, parsley, and basil tossed with a red wine and olive oil vinaigrette dressing makes a fabulous dip or side dish. Kidney beans and navy beans can also be used." — by ANNELISA1211 
Beets on the Grill

Beets on the Grill

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"I couldn't decide what to do with all the beets, so I tossed them onto the grill." — by MOTTSBELA 
Indian Chickpeas

Indian Chickpeas

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"Garbanzo beans, onions, and spices are simmered together in this typical Northern Indian recipe that is easy to make, and delicious. You will need to go to an Indian grocery to buy the masalas." — by Mondeep 
Easy Roasted Peppers

Easy Roasted Peppers

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""This is a really basic way to roast peppers for use in any recipe. Choose any color peppers you like, or use a variety of colors for a beautiful presentation. After they are roasted you can add an oil and balsamic dressing, or fry in olive oil and garlic to serve with crusty bread."" — by FISHLOVE 
Cajun Corn and Bacon Maque Choux

Cajun Corn and Bacon Maque Choux

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"Maque Choux (pronounced 'mack shoe'), a colorful dish of fresh corn, green bell peppers, chopped tomato, bacon, and green onions, is the traditional Cajun version of succotash." — by YOYO78 
Gingery Carrot  Salad

Gingery Carrot Salad

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"Sweet tender carrots tossed in a fresh ginger, cinnamon, and garlic dressing - best made the day before you need it to allow the carrots to absorb all the flavors." — by LAKEGRAN65 
Warm Belgian Endive and Pine Nut Salad

Warm Belgian Endive and Pine Nut Salad

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"This brilliant salad is easy to prepare, delicious, healthy and goes with anything. Traditionally French, perfect anytime of the year. This recipe is also easily expandable, as it is generally, one endive per person." — by A c r H 
Wilted Spinach with Cherries and Goat Cheese

Wilted Spinach with Cherries and Goat Cheese

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"A quick turn in a skillet with mushrooms, onion, and dried cherries cooks spinach, but preserves its great fresh flavor. Top with goat cheese, and serve as a side dish or over pasta." — by GUZA 
Mediterranean Barley Salad

Mediterranean Barley Salad

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"A great chilled whole-grain salad to serve with grilled chicken, or on its own for lunch. Can be improved with a combination of whole grains, but the barley works on its own." — by DrkEyedCajn 
Carrots with Dried Cherries

Carrots with Dried Cherries

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"Carrots glazed with honey with the tart addition of dried cherries. Dried cranberries can also be used. Even carrot haters like this." — by Samitestar 
Roasted Grapes and Carrots

Roasted Grapes and Carrots

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"Grapes and carrots are tossed with cumin and roasted to create this Indian dish I had while visiting a French family in the Luberon Valley. So I guess it's a French-Indian side dish. I love it and make it all the time." — by Matt Hunt Gardner 
Slow Cooked Baked Beans

Slow Cooked Baked Beans

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"Beans slow cooked with onions and pork and sweetened with brown sugar and molasses." — by Linda Rier 
 
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