50+ Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

Add some interest and variety to your Thanksgiving menu this year with one or more of these amazing Thanksgiving side dish recipes!

If you’re like me, you’re putting together your Thanksgiving menu – NOW. Yes, I know. Last minute. But that’s what you get in my crazy, busy house…and I HAVE to imagine there’s at least ONE person out there like me. Right? Please say yes! Hehe. Anyhoo, I think we have the basics covered but this year I am really interested in adding some ZING to our Thanksgiving sides than the same old, same old. So with some blog and Pinterest research, we’ve uncovered one ahhhhmazing list of Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes we thought we’d share! You know, again in case I’m not the only one…

    1. Loaded Baked Potato Casserole | A Night Owl
    2. Brussels Sprouts Salad with Apples and Candied Walnuts | Diethood
    3. Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie | Diethood
    4. Apple Cranberry Sauce with Orange & Ginger | Spoonful Of Flavor
    5. Arugula Salad with Sweet Potatoes and Beets | Liv Life
    6. Baked Acorn Squash with Maple Glaze | The Kitchen Is My Playground
    7. Best Ever Slow Cooker Cranberry Chutney | Pineapple and Coconut
    8. Broccoli and Snow Pea Salad with Apple Butter Dressing | Dizzy Busy and Hungry
    9. Butternut Squash Apple Bake | A Cedar Spoon
    10. Butternut Squash Casserole | Crumb
    11. Butternut Squash Cranberry Sorghum Salad | Savory Simple
    12. Butternut Squash Gratin with SagePesto & Gorgonzola | Cupcakes & Kale Chips
    13. Butternut Squash Puree | An Edible Mosaic
    14. Butternut Squash Puree with Honey and Smoked Paprika Recipe | The Lemon Bowl
    15. Butternut Squash & Sage Dinner Rolls | What’s Cooking Chicago?
    16. Caramelized Onion Mashed Potato Bake | Taking On Magazines One Recipe At A Time
    17. Cardamom Apple-Pearsauce | Snappy Gourmet
    18. Cheesy Garlic Bacon Mashed Potatoes| Julie’s Eats & Treats
    19. Coriander Roasted Rainbow Carrots | The Corner Kitchen
    20. Easy Cranberry Sauce Recipe | Wonky Wonderful
    21. Easy Homemade Stuffing | Lemons For Lulu
    22. Fennel Pollen Scented Quinoa Salad with Pomegranate & Mint Recipe | The Hungry Goddess
    23. Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits | Food Babbles
    24. Fried Smashed Potatoes with Onions and Meyer Lemon Dressing | Cravings Of A Lunatic
    25. Garlic-Herb Smashed Potatoes | Cooking On The Weekends
    26. Glazed Sweet Potatoes with Whiskey and Pecans | The Law Student’s Wife
    27. Health(ier) Cheesy Potato Casserole | Persnickety Plates
    28. Healthier Sauteed Apples | Texanerin Baking
    29. Homemade Macaroni and Cheese | The Bitter Side of Sweet
    30. “In A JIFFY” Corn Casserole | Rhubarb and Honey
    31. Low Carb Spicy Cheddar and Sausage Stuffing | All Day I Dream About Food
    32. Maple and Roasted Garlic Squash Puree | Running To The Kitchen
    33. Mashed Potatoes with Caramelized Allium Puree and Fontina | Jenni Field’s Pastry Chef Online
    34. Mushroom Challah Dressing | What Jew Wanna Eat
    35. Mushroom & Kale Sausage Stuffing | Wine & Glue
    36. Pumpkin Dinner Rolls | Karen’s Kitchen Stories
    37. Roasted Acorn and Butternut Squash with Corn and Smoked Sausage | Farm Fresh Feasts
    38. Roasted Potatoes with Bacon Parmesan Vinaigrette | Wanna Be A Country Cleaver
    39. Rosemary Mashed Potatoes & Sausage and Sage Stuffing | Hezzi-D’s Books and Cooks
    40. Smokey Turnip and Parsnip Gratin | Noble Pig
    41. Spiced Pumpkin and Carrot Mash Recipe | Masala Herb
    42. Spinach Salad with Pears, Cranberries and Candied Pecans | That Skinny Chick Can Bake
    43. Squash Risotto with Maple Cheddar | Because I Like Chocolate
    44. Stuffins For A Progressive Dinner Hop | Inside BruCrew Life
    45. “Stuffins” – Stuffing Muffins | Emily Bites
    46. Sweet Potatoes with Cranberry Butter | Seasonal & Savory
    47. Twice Baked Honey Nut Acorn Squash | Supper For A Steal
    48. Two Ultimate Thanksgivukkah Latke Sandwiches | Jewhungry
    49. Vegan Green Bean Casserole | Eat The Love
    50. Warm Beet Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette | The Tomato Tart
    51. 60 Minute Buttery Crescent Roll Recipe | I Heart Eating

Which of these Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes do you think you’ll try? The Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits by Food Babbles are surely calling my name! We might just have to give those a try! And the Homemade Macaroni and Cheese by The Bitter Side of Sweet? Calling my name. So take a look around! Be inspired and add some FUN to your Thanksgiving menu this year!

Like this round up? Check out a few of our other popular posts!

50+ Cranberry Recipes
25 Peppermint Recipes
25 Dark Chocolate Recipes

50 Caramel Recipes
25 Pumpkin Spice Recipes
100 Nutella Recipes


linked up herecreate & inspirelink party paloozathe 36th avenuefrugal girls, everything etsy

Kimberly Sneed
Hi, I'm Kimberly! A working mom, wife to my best friend and mother to two adorable boys. By day I'm a project manager and list-maker extraordinaire, and by night I attempt to make our house a home. I enjoy crafting/DIY, decorating, photography, thrifting and love to share my creative adventures with you!
Kimberly Sneed
Kimberly Sneed

Latest posts by Kimberly Sneed (see all)


  1. This is a great list Kimberly! Perfect for helping me get my last minute preparations done! Thanks for adding my recipe to the list!!
    Nancy P.@thebittersideofsweet recently posted..White Fudge Peppermint Oreo GranolaMy Profile

  2. Wow, what a great list, Kimberly! Thanks for including my Apple Cranberry Sauce. Have a great Thanksgiving!
    Ashley | Spoonful of Flavor recently posted..Banana Chocolate Chip MuffinsMy Profile

  3. Thanks so much for including a Jewhungry recipe on hhis amazing list!

  4. Thank you! I promise my family’s been eating the same generic set of Thanksgiving side dishes as long as I can remember! This would be a great year to mix it up!!

    <3 Carsla
Founder & CEO of Connect-the-Cloths

A stylist's, foodie's, & writer's blog in development.

  5. Wow, what an awesome collection of delicious Thanksgiving recipes!! Thanks for including my Garlic-Herb Smashed Potatoes! Happy Thanksgiving!
    Valentina recently posted..Blueberry Balsamic Braised Brisket RecipeMy Profile

  6. What a great list! I will definitely be coming back to this. Thanks!
    Stacia recently posted..My Site is Live!My Profile


  1. […] 50 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes 25 Peppermint Recipes 25 Dark Chocolate Recipes 50 Caramel Recipes 25 Pumpkin Spice Recipes 100 Nutella Recipes […]

  2. […] 50 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes 25 Peppermint Recipes 25 Dark Chocolate Recipes 50 Caramel Recipes 25 Pumpkin Spice Recipes 100 Nutella Recipes […]

  3. […] Buffalo Chicken Recipes 50 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes 25 Dark Chocolate Recipes 50 Caramel Recipes 25 Pumpkin Spice Recipes 100 Nutella […]

Speak Your Mind


CommentLuv badge