75 Delicious Thanksgiving Side Dishes

75 delicious thanksgiving side dishes

75 Delicious Thanksgiving Side Dishes

With fall making an appearance recently, the holidays are coming around sooner than I’d like to believe. This week my husband and I discussed where to spend the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. My family usually gathers at a relative’s house and we each bring a dish or two to share at dinner.  

Every year I arrive at our family dinners with a side dish that I hope will be a party favorite. One year it was buttered rice with nuts and dates. Another year it was a yummy cheesy stuffing mix.

I’m not sure what I’ll bring this year, but I’ve already started searching to see what catches my eye. In my search, I’ve come across so many wonderful dishes that I thought I would put them together in a post to share with you.

If you’re looking for a side dish or two to cook this year, take a look at this round-up of 75 delicious side dishes.

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Creamy roasted mushroom and brie soup (pictured above) – Closet Cooking

Easy pumpkin soup recipe – Julia’s Album

Slow cooker carrot butternut soup – Peas and Crayons

Roasted pumpkin apple soup – As Easy as Apple Pie

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Brie + cheddar apple beer soup with cinnamon pecan oat crumble (pictured above) – Half Baked Harvest

Loaded chunky potato soup (Instant Pot) – The CentsAble Shoppin

White bean escarole soup – Spinach 4 Breakfast

Cauliflower parmesan soup (no cream) – Chef Not Required

Sweet potato red lentil soup – My Gorgeous Recipes

Biscuits & breads

No knead rosemary bread (pictured above) – Damn Delicious

Simple pumpkin rolls – Thistlewood Farms

Honey yeast rolls – Melissa’s Southern Style Kitchen

Sweet potato bread – From My Bowl

Homestyle cornbread – The Chunky Chef

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Jalapeno cheddar honey cornbread (pictured above) – Eat Cake for Dinner

Pumpkin cornbread – Peas and Crayons

Garlic cheddar biscuits – Countryside Cravings

Cheddar chive drop biscuits – Cooking Classy

Gluten-free biscuits – Mama Knows Gluten Free

Potatoes, sweet potatoes, & squashes

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Potatoes au gratin (pictured above) – Lil’ Luna

Creamiest dreamiest mashed potatoes – Cooking for Keeps

Cheesy au gratin potatoes – Yellow Bliss Road

Cheesy Instant Pot au gratin potatoes – The CentsAble Shoppin

Loaded mashed potato casserole – Dinner at the Zoo

Butternut squash orzo with feta and sage – Mighty Mrs.

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Sweet potato casserole (pictured above) – A Sassy Spoon

Roasted sweet potato cubes – Evolving Table

Cranberry sweet potato casserole – Homemade Interest

Sweet potato boats with marshmallow - Buzzfeed

Sweet potato casserole with marshmallow and pecan streusel – Celebrating Sweets

Butternut squash and wild rice pilaf – The Healthy Maven

Salads & vegetables

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Maple dijon roasted carrots (pictured above) – Closet Cooking

Honey roasted root vegetables with apples – Family Friends Food

Herbed butter parsnips – Food Network

Maple glazed roasted fall vegetables with chestnuts – Cooking with Carlee

Creamed spinach and parsnips – Food 52

Cinnamon brown sugar carrots – Damn Delicious

Parmesan roasted carrots – Your Homebased Mom

Honey garlic roasted carrots – Carlsbad Cravings

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Oven-roasted brussels sprouts with bacon (pictured above) – A Family Feast

Southern style green beans – Gonna Want Seconds

Bacon parmesan beans – Six Sister Stuff

Roasted green beans – Barbara Bakes

Nantucket corn pudding – A Family Feast

Harvard beets – A Family Feast

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Roasted mushrooms in browned butter (pictured above) – Closet Cooking

Quinoa salad with butternut squash, dried cranberries & pepitas – Two Peas and Their Pod

Maple-roasted cardamom-spiced carrots and apples – Vanilla and Bean

Fall rotini pasta salad – The Mediterranean Dish

Holiday honeycrisp salad – Five Heart Home

Beet and goat cheese salad – Chelsea’s Messy Apron

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Apple cranberry walnut salad (pictured above) – Le Crème de la Crumb

Pear and pomegranate salad with orange poppyseed vinaigrette – House of Yumm

Simple fall slaw – Minimalist Baker

Autumn glow salad with lemon dressing – Pinch of Yum

Fall quinoa salad with butternut squash and apples – Simply Quinoa

Zucchini and squash au gratin – Just a Pinch

Sauces & gravies

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Cranberry sauce (pictured above) – Stuck on Sweet

Best ever cranberry sauce – Mom on Timeout

Easy make-ahead cranberry sauce – Ahead of Thyme

Apple orange cranberry sauce – Striped Spatula

The best turkey gravy recipe – Mom on Timeout

How to make homemade gravy recipe – Cake Whiz

Is it possible to like side dishes even more than the main entrée?  After viewing these side dishes, I’m ready to skip the main dish and fill up on sides. I already have some in mind to bring to dinner this year. What caught your eye?

Stayed tuned for a few more installments of Thanksgiving dinner round-ups. They’ll be coming every day this week.