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Tag: quick side dish

CRUNCHY CORNBREAD WAFFLES

CRUNCHY CORNBREAD WAFFLES

These crunchy cornbread waffles may be your new obsession with their crunchy outside and fluffy, sweet insides.  They are the perfect compliment to chili, fried chicken, pulled pork, or where ever you might serve cornbread.  Plus, what could be easier than starting with a boxed Read More..

SAUTEED HARICOTS VERTS

SAUTEED HARICOTS VERTS

A simple vegetable recipe that uses tender, thin, French green beans, butter, shallots, lemon juice, and herbs for an easy side dish that is full of flavor. Haricot Verts are a thinner, shorter green bean that is sweeter and more robust in flavor and very Read More..

CHILI LIME BAKED SWEET POTATO FRIES

CHILI LIME BAKED SWEET POTATO FRIES

An easy and healthy side dish recipe that is sweet from the potato and honey, spicy from and tangy from the cayenne and chili powder, and tangy from the lime.  So delicious and crispy, your family won’t believe that they aren’t fried. I am a Read More..

STEAKHOUSE CREAMED SPINACH

STEAKHOUSE CREAMED SPINACH

This easy side dish for creamed spinach is a decadent, creamy dish that is also low carb.  Sure to become a family favorite, it tastes like what you order at those fancy restaurants but is cheaper and ready in about 30 minutes. Creamed spinach is Read More..

SOUTHWEST QUINOA SALAD WITH SPICY LIME VINAIGRETTE

SOUTHWEST QUINOA SALAD WITH SPICY LIME VINAIGRETTE

This cold quinoa salad is bursting with bright, fresh flavors and a hint of citrus and spice.  The salad can be made in advance, making it a healthy, quick and easy recipe. Eating a dish of quinoa feels so healthy.  I mean, I feel virtuous Read More..

LEMON PARMESAN ROASTED ASPARAGUS

LEMON PARMESAN ROASTED ASPARAGUS

This lemony roasted asparagus, kissed with a salty hint of parmesan, is very easy, really delicious and also very pretty.  This recipe makes a great summer side dish. Growing up in Pittsburgh, I remember hating the vegetables on my plate during family dinners.  The flavorless, Read More..

CREAMY BROCCOLI SALAD

CREAMY BROCCOLI SALAD

This is an easy, make-ahead salad that always gets rave reviews from everyone who tastes it.  Made with fresh, raw broccoli, scallions, raisins, and a homemade slaw dressing that is just amazing. I love this salad.  It has all the yummy elements.  It’s fresh, crisp, Read More..

EASY VEGETABLE LO MEIN

EASY VEGETABLE LO MEIN

An easy vegetable lo mein that is better than takeout?  Yes. This combination of the long, steaming noodles; the tender, yet crunchy vegetables; and the salty, slightly sweet, and spicy sauce is the ultimate comfort food. I used to order Chinese takeout often with the Read More..