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11 Perfect Thanksgiving Side Dishes

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11 Perfect Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Sometimes side dishes are so perfect and delicious, they outshine the main dish. That’s how we feel about these 11 Thanksgiving side dishes.  Who needs turkey when you have pumpkin mac and cheese, mushroom risotto, and orange zest green beans?
Roasted Delicata Squash & Tortellini Salad With Spinach, Cranberries & Pepitas by Eve Fox, Garden of Eating blog, copyright 2011

1. Roasted Delicata Squash & Tortellini Salad

Winter squash is a standard at every Thanksgiving dinner. Show it off in this creative and colorful dish with tortellini, cranberries and pepitas! (Click on the title for the recipe!)

For more beautiful winter squash recipes, try this sage & nut-stuffed delicata squash.

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11:07AM PST on Feb 21, 2013

yum. all of them

8:05AM PST on Jan 13, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

12:20PM PST on Nov 26, 2012

I will try these. Thank you.

5:42AM PST on Nov 23, 2012

Great!! thanks

3:56PM PST on Nov 22, 2012

great recipes, great new ideas.

11:28AM PST on Nov 22, 2012

Oh, yum, yum, yum!

9:15PM PST on Nov 21, 2012

interesting recipes, thanks! the mushroom risotto sounds and looks the best...YUM!

7:55PM PST on Nov 21, 2012

Thanks c:

7:54PM PST on Nov 21, 2012

Wow, most those recipes sound really good.
They are all really fancy too.
I hope my family aren't disappointed at my
house.My veggie dishes aren't so fancy.But
I grew them all in my garden. This year was
my first year,I had entire holiday's meal's
worth of veggies. I grew myself. :)
The only one of the those recipes I wouldn't
try was the one where you mash the sweet
potato with the yukon potatos. That would
just ruin the sweet potato.

7:47PM PST on Nov 21, 2012

Awesome thank you.

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