Candied pecans are crunchy, sweet, and totally addictive, with just a few simple ingredients! They’re perfect on salads, soups or served with your favorite cheese (especially melted brie). They go well with a charcuterie platter. You can also add a bit of cayenne if you like some spice! The possibilities are truly endless. If you’re looking
These roasted green beans are flavorful and crisp, seasoned with freshly grated parmesan cheese, garlic, lemon juice, and slivered almonds! I’ve also added optional fresh basil. These are a perfect side dish to serve alongside your favorite dinner, and they also make a great snack. Roasted green beans are also a great option if you’re
Roasted broccoli with garlic and lemon is one of the easiest, most flavorful side dishes you can throw together to serve alongside dinner. You can optionally add some freshly grated parmesan cheese on top for even more savoriness. We make this roasted broccoli recipe all the time because it’s so hands off, and it compliments
Slow-roasted grape tomatoes are a perfect lazy weekend treat, and they’re an especially good way to breathe new life into tomatoes that are slightly past their prime. These tomatoes can be roasted at a higher temperature for faster results (I’ve included instructions), but when I have enough time, my preferred method is low and slow.
Blistered Shishito Peppers are the perfect appetizer; they’re delicate and mild, with a hint of sweetness and heat. They come together quickly on the stovetop and are wonderful with a squeeze of fresh lemon and a pinch of salt. For even more flavor, try dipping them into this quick and easy Sriracha aioli!
Want to learn how to make pretzel buns? This chewy, flavorful pretzel bun recipe will wow your friends and family. Serve them alongside your next dinner, dip them into soups and stews, or use them as a base for your favorite sandwich!
Greek Pasta salad is an easy, fast side dish that’s perfect for summer potlucks and barbecues! Salty Kalamata olives and feta cheese balance fresh, sweet tomatoes, while cucumbers add a crunchy texture. Skip the deli counter pasta salads, which are usually loaded with mayonnaise and lacking in flavor. This greek pasta salad recipe will soon
Salsa verde is a healthy green salsa with bright, unique flavors that compliments a wide range of dishes including enchiladas verdes, grilled steaks and tacos. This version is prepared using six ingredients: broiled tomatillos, onions, jalapeño peppers, garlic, cilantro and lime. Broiling adds a wonderful smokiness to this salsa verde recipe that makes it exceptionally
Asparagus gratin is a fantastic spring side dish that highlights one of my all time favorite vegetables! It’s cheesy and savory, with just the right amount of crunch from panko breadcrumbs. Aged gruyère adds a rich nutty flavor. This post is a paid collaboration with Emmi USA. If you love potatoes au gratin, you’ll love this
Twice-baked potatoes are one of my favorite side dishes when I want something a bit more spruced up than standard mashed potatoes, but without any extra work. Packed with sour cream, butter, green onions, and fresh herbs, this twice-baked potato recipe will soon become a favorite in your house as well!