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Vegetable sides

by RHplus 21 days ago

Recently, visited a New York diner called westville and inspired to eat more vegetables. Thinking of cooking up ...


tastesgoodwhatisit commented 18 days ago

What sides with Salmon croquettes?

by kengk 4 years ago

I'm speaking of the typical Southern style salmon patty. Canned salmon, egg, bread crumbs and pan fried. I like ...


amee commented 20 days ago

How to add flavor to cooked white beans?

by msmarm 11 months ago

We know beans are healthy and most of us don't include enough in our and our family's diets. Maybe 1 way is to make t...

Ttrockwood commented 22 days ago

Crab Cakes- What do you serve with them?

by worktime 7 years ago

I always struggle with what sides to serve with crab cakes. Potato salad, corn and such is fine in the summer but wha...

tim irvine commented 30 days ago

Sides to go with Tourtiere??

by saintp 3 years ago

Hello...I make a tourtiere (French Canadian meat pie) once a year for my Dad's birthday. I always seem to have troub...


Marthabeaver commented 1 month ago

Seared Tuna Steaks- need a side dish

by kicks82 9 years ago

Hi all- I am cooking for a woman for the first time on Wednesday, planning to make some seared tuna steaks and rub th...

DonShirer commented 2 months ago

What to serve with chili?

by geekyfoodie 9 years ago

I tried searching the thread, but "chili" brings up every other post, so apologies in advance if this has already bee...


poncachef commented 2 months ago

Salad to go with Blood Orange Glazed Tofu?

by lizmari 2 months ago

I'm putting together a vegetarian (not vegan) menu for Christmas dinner. There will also be turkey on the table for t...


odkaty commented 2 months ago

What sides to make with tacos?

by Rick 9 years ago

We have beef tacos once or twice a month and my wife makes homemade mexican rice as a side but we're getting a little...


keleehinkley commented 2 months ago

American South or Southwest Christmas appetizers or sides

by Food Tourist 2 years ago

Please help - looking for simple but memorable (delicious) recipes for Christmas appetizers or side dishes from the U...


Starlakel commented 2 months ago

Good side dishes for rack of lamb?

by bwillia 10 years ago

I am preparing to cook my first rack of lamb for a special occasion, and wanted to know what goes the best with rack ...


alaubers commented 2 months ago

What to serve w/ Osso Bucco??

by foodieX2 10 years ago

Finally settled on an entree for New Years and now I am stuck on building a menu around it. The shanks are a given a...


kittyhawk411 commented 2 months ago

Suggestions for side dishes with Chicken Marbella

by CarNut 5 years ago

I'm making Chicken Marbella -


anniefish commented 2 months ago

Side dishes to go with roasted duck?

by persephonesgift 5 years ago

I'm making a belated Valentine's dinner for me and my boyfriend on Sunday, and I would like some suggestions on what ...


beh commented 3 months ago

what do YOU serve for dinner with beef/calve's liver (and onions)?

by mistysfinds 2 years ago

My family surprised me by enjoying liver and onions, and since it's healthy and cheap, I'd like to make it once in a ...


cjhemp85 commented 3 months ago

Thanksgiving 2016: Bringing a side dish?

by chefMolnar 3 months ago

Are you bringing a side dish to someone else's for Thanksgiving this year? What are you bringing?

hill food commented 3 months ago

What to serve with Meatloaf?

by food.fiend 9 years ago

What is your favorite side? Any new ideas? I am feeling very uncreative lately! Any help greatly appreciated!

tim irvine commented 3 months ago

Suggestion for sea bass side dish?

by gettingmarriedsoon 4 years ago

Hi! I'm getting married next month, and we're stuck on what to offer as a side dish. At dinner, our fish option is ma...


Diane4col commented 3 months ago

What to Serve with Baby Back Ribs?

by atwistedlime 8 years ago

I have an unexpected meal to serve and I am planning to make my slow roasted baby back ribs. I wanted to serve a myri...


DrRisk commented 4 months ago

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