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7 Thanksgiving Side Dish Ideas
7 Thanksgiving Side Dish Ideas

7 Thanksgiving Side Dish Ideas

Thanksgiving is about more than just the turkey. Yet year after year some tables are stuck with the same old sides. Mix things up this year with these seven Thanksgiving side dish ideas. From salads to potatoes, we can help you come up with fresh new Thanksgiving side ideas that will please anyone at your table.

We're not dissing old family favorites, but if you want to challenge some palates, or perhaps offer a few healthier options alongside the gravy, we can help you find some new flavors to try.

Make some new traditions with these Thanksgiving side dish ideas!

1. Warm Red Cabbage & Peas Salad

Warm Red Cabbage & Peas Salad

Toss this Warm Red Cabbage & Peas Salad in its vinaigrette and see how fast it disappears from its serving bowl Thanksgiving day. This Healthy Living recipe is a delicious and easy way to get some more veggies on the table.

2. Herbed Sweet Potato Biscuits

Herbed Sweet Potato Biscuits

Banish boring buns from your Thanksgiving feast and try these Herbed Sweet Potato Biscuits. Crusty on the outside and tender on the inside, these biscuits are sure to be a welcome Thanksgiving side dish idea.

3. Cheesy Loaded Mashed Potatoes

Cheesy Loaded Mashed Potatoes

Don't just mash 'em, load 'em up! What are potatoes good for if not delivering deliciously creamy cheesy goodness with every bite? These Cheesy Loaded Mashed Potatoes will make a great addition to any menu.

4. Cracker-Topped Brussels Sprouts & Bacon Casserole

Cracker-Topped Brussels Sprouts & Bacon Casserole

If your family has tried and rejected Brussels sprouts in the past, give them another chance. This Cracker-Topped Brussels Sprouts & Bacon Casserole is full of familiar flavors they'll love alongside tender and tasty sprouts.

5. Sautéed Mushrooms

Sautéed Mushrooms

Sometimes simple is better. These Sautéed Mushrooms are a Healthy Living recipe and get their great flavor from fresh mushrooms and a touch of KRAFT Italian Vinaigrette Dressing made with Extra Virgin Olive Oil.

6. Baked Mac n Cheese Recipe

Baked Mac n Cheese Recipe

If you've never been a Mac n' Cheese at holidays kind of family let us help you expand your repertoire. This Baked Mac n Cheese Recipe is topped with crackers and will be a hit with everyone at your table, not just little ones who will think this is the king of Thanksgiving side dish ideas.

7. Popovers


Savory and airy Popovers are the perfect accompaniment to your Thanksgiving meal. With whole wheat flour and a dash of grated cheese these Popovers will become a new family favorite.

We hope we got your wheels turning on Thanksgiving side dish ideas. As you plan your holiday menus be sure to check out Thanksgiving desserts and leftover recipes, so you can plan for all that comes after the turkey is carved, too!

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