If you don´t know yet what side dishes to choose for your Christmas dinner I have good news for you: we’ve done all the work for you. Pour yourself a cocktail, and bookmark the following Christmas side dish recipes that will work wonderfully with your holiday menu.
To make more time for family I always try to prep my sides (and appetizers & desserts) in advance. It saves so much time and allows me to hang out with my family more.
10. Grilled Corn with Garlic and Parmesan Cheese
Grilled Corn with Garlic and Parmesan Cheese – Enjoy the flavor of grilled corn anytime you want with this spicy cheesy grilled corn recipe.
9. Easy Paleo & Vegan Mashed Sweet Potatoes
EASY mashed sweet potato recipe – perfect for weeknight dinners or holidays. It’s paleo, vegan, dairy-free, sugar-free, gluten-free, and oil-free, yet full of flavor and easy to make.
8. Easy Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes
These cheesy scalloped potatoes make a delicious side dish for any roast. Very easy to make, rich and flavourful, they are a great alternative to the traditional roasted potatoes for your Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner.
7.Easy Sauteed Green Beans
Make these with fresh or frozen green beans for Thanksgiving, Christmas or any time you want some greens on your plate.
6. Roasted Brussels Sprouts Salad
Roasted Brussels Sprouts Salad with Maple Butternut Squash, Pumpkin Seeds, and Cranberries – perfect Autumn salad, bursting with colors and flavors!
5. Cream Cheese and Bacon Green Bean Casserole
Cream Cheese and Bacon Green Bean Casserole is a holiday side dish recipe made with Lipton onion soup mix and topped with Ritz cracker crumbs, French’s fried onions and crumbled bacon.
4. Carrot Salad with Raisins and Pineapple
This shredded carrot salad with raisins and pineapple is the perfect addition to all your summer fun. The delicious crunch of the carrots combined with the sweet pineapple and tartness of the lemon gives you a recipe that is reminiscent of what grandma used to make.
3. Oven Roasted Carrots
Oven Roasted Carrots make a great side dish that pairs perfectly with almost any main course! These cooked carrots are oven-roasted with a few seasonings and can be customized to use your favorites from the spice drawer! Ready in under 45 minutes and perfect for weeknights, weekends and meal prep!
2. Pancceta Roasted Brussels Sprouts
Enjoy crispy Bertolli Olive Oil Pancetta Roasted Brussels Sprouts, the perfect holiday side dish, served with a drizzle of balsamic glaze!
1. Roasted Christmas Cauliflower
Roasted Christmas Cauliflower with Red Pepper, Green Olives, and Pine Nuts is an amazing side dish, but I ate a big bowl of it for lunch!