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Creamed Onions with Wine

Creamed Onions with Wine

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"Blanched and peeled boiling onions are simmered in white wine for 25 minutes before cream is added to the pot and allowed to reduce and thicken in this innovative twist on a classic side dish." — by FREDDA HASKELL 
Sweet Potatoes

Sweet Potatoes

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"This should be a dessert. It is so good! The crunchiness of walnuts and the fruity taste of raisins complement this traditional holiday dish." — by Shannon 
Savannah Seafood Stuffing

Savannah Seafood Stuffing

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"This is a seafood stuffing that has been in my family for a while. We have never actually stuffed the bird with this to avoid the turkey having a 'fishy' taste. We tend to like our dressing very moist, but if you prefer a drier stuffing, only use half of the broth." — by TIANA1T 
Tasty Baked Mac n Cheese

Tasty Baked Mac n Cheese

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"A rich macaroni and cheese casserole made with sour cream, butter, and two kinds of Cheddar cheese is ready in less than an hour but is fancy enough for a holiday dinner." — by Eva DelBriemari 
Quinoa-Cranberry Salad with Pecans

Quinoa-Cranberry Salad with Pecans

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"A very easy salad and a nice twist on the usual cranberry-pecan salad with contrasting flavors and textures. It's nice in the fall or winter with a bowl of pumpkin soup!" — by sarahmagali 
Holiday Cranberry-Pomegranate Sauce

Holiday Cranberry-Pomegranate Sauce

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"Give traditional cranberry sauce a fresh flavor twist and additional texture by adding pomegranate seeds, orange zest, orange juice, and cinnamon sticks." — by Alice C. 
Pineapple Bake

Pineapple Bake

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"A mixture of pineapple, flour, butter eggs and cinnamon. Excellent side dish with ham or pork roast. My in-laws are from Pennsylvania; this recipe is from some of the aunts who live there. A Christmas dinner must-have!" — by Santa Maria Cook 
Carrots and Rice

Carrots and Rice

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"Creamy rice and sweet, buttery carrots go with just about any meal. This recipe was a specialty of my mother's. It has been served in our family for Thanksgiving and Christmas for over 25 years, but it can be served anytime. It is very rich and quite delish." — by Gayle Frazier 
Creamy Skillet Corn

Creamy Skillet Corn

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"This is one of the most popular corn dishes during Thanksgiving and Christmas. It is not your traditional boring old corn. This recipe includes butter, cream and shallots. I always get rave reviews when I make this." — by AGALL 
Fried Apples

Fried Apples

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"Apple slices fried in a pan! These are a good side with fried sausages and mashed potatoes. They would also be excellent served with vanilla ice cream!" — by carol 
Sweet Onion Broccoli Cornbread

Sweet Onion Broccoli Cornbread

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"The classic broccoli and cottage cheese cornbread gets extra flavor from chopped sweet onion. Serve it as a side dish with all kinds of meats." — by EACline 
Mom's Green Bean Vegetable Casserole

Mom's Green Bean Vegetable Casserole

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"This easy-to-make variation of the beloved green bean casserole includes corn, sour cream, and cheese, and has a buttered cracker topping. " — by renee mae 
Lemony Green Beans with Walnuts and Thyme

Lemony Green Beans with Walnuts and Thyme

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"These tangy fresh green beans with nuts and fresh herbs are great with grilled fish!" — by JasBradley 
Teena's Bacon and Cheddar Potatoes

Teena's Bacon and Cheddar Potatoes

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"Russet potatoes are roughly mashed with their skins, combined with bacon, and Cheddar cheese, then baked into a savory side dish." — by LAGIRL 
Debbie's Ultimate Mushroom Dish

Debbie's Ultimate Mushroom Dish

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"Who would've thunk that so few ingredients would make the best, and I mean BEST, mushrooms that you've ever tasted? I always serve this at Christmas. Use any combination of mushrooms you like, but make sure to use fresh and not canned." — by BELLYJEANS 
Cream Cheese Fruit Salad

Cream Cheese Fruit Salad

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"This creamy fruit salad or dessert is fast and easy to make for any occasion by tossing crushed pineapple, fruit cocktail and chopped apple in a cream cheese and whipped topping dressing. Add maraschino cherries, pecans and golden raisins, if you choose, to make the medley even more flavorful." — by Amy 
Stuffed Baby Yorkies

Stuffed Baby Yorkies

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"No, this recipe doesn't involve little puppy dogs. Instead, make a classic Yorkshire pudding batter with plenty of eggs, milk and flour, and add sliced roast beef and a smidgeon of prepared horseradish sauce to bake smaller sized versions using a muffin pan." — by AvelaineS 
Portabella Mushroom Dressing

Portabella Mushroom Dressing

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"I love the added flavor the Portabella and Shiitake Mushrooms give this dressing. It's a favorite!" — by Tamara Furst 
Glazed Pearl Onions With Raisins And Almonds

Glazed Pearl Onions With Raisins And Almonds

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"A wonderful relish-like vegetable dish. This dish can be made 6 hours ahead, and warmed before serving. If you don't have fresh thyme, substitute 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme. Sherry wine vinegar can be substituted for red wine vinegar. Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com." — by Christine L. 
Chef John's Sweet Potato Casserole

Chef John's Sweet Potato Casserole

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"Sweet potato casserole flavored with maple syrup has a crunchy topping of pistachios and brown sugar for a side dish that's perfect for holiday meals." — by Chef John 
 
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