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27 Thanksgiving Hors d'Oeuvres and Sides

Who doesn’t love the holiday season and all the delicious foods it brings. If you think that side dishes are the essence of any festive dinner table, this recipe collection is made for you. Get some new ideas to step up your holiday cooking this year.
27 Thanksgiving Hors d'Oeuvres and Sides
27 Thanksgiving Hors d'Oeuvres and Sides
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The holiday dinner table is where the magic happens. There is something special about gathering with your friends and family around a table and sharing the delicious food we all know so well and enjoy, making new warm memories, and catching up on the year that is soon to become past.

2021 has been different for many of us in more ways than one. And it’s as essential as ever we keep our family traditions and create new ones. We are getting ready to greet the new year together stronger and wiser.

If you are lucky enough to have your family get together for a festive Thanksgiving dinner, make it even more memorable and add some new delicious holiday sides to the dinner table. Here are some of our favorite recipes to inspire you and help you step up your spread this holiday.

APPETIZERSPESCATARIAN

Cranberry, Butternut Squash & Brie Skillet Nachos

Half Baked Harvest

Not your regular nachos. With a little holiday tweak, these became a perfect appetizer to serve at a Thanksgiving (or Christmas) dinner. Just look at those gorgeous red and green colors!

BRUNCHAPPETIZERS

Quick Cranberry Goat Cheese Gluten Free Crostini

Cotter Crunch

An elegant appetizer for your holiday dinner table. This Quick Cranberry Goat Cheese Gluten-Free Crostini is made with roasted balsamic cranberries and sweet onion, then topped with fresh basil and balsamic glaze.

KETOPESCATARIAN

3 Ingredient Cranberry Sauce

SideChef

Only 3 ingredients and 20 minutes and you will never buy cranberry sauce again. Perfect in every way.

HEALTHYPESCATARIAN

Pomegranate Cranberry Sauce

Olive and Artisan

How about some Pomegranate Cranberry Sauce for your Thanksgiving festivities? One of the most forgotten items on the table. The pomegranate twist won’t let you forget this one, a great addition to the classic cranberry sauce.

PESCATARIANSIDE DISH

Cranberry Almond Roasted Broccoli

Compelled to Cook

A delicious and healthy alternative to the classic potato side dish. You will love the perfect balance of savory, sweet and crunchy.

LUNCHDINNER

Turkey and Cranberry Egg Rolls

Cooking with Tovia

Another not-so-classic holiday appetizer your family will love. You can either air-fry or deep fry these festive turkey egg rolls.

PESCATARIANSIDE DISH

Classic Fluffy Mashed Potatoes

SideChef

There's nothing more comforting than a mouthful of creamy mashed potatoes, and this classic recipe has a secret ingredient that guarantees the fluffiest results imaginable.

PESCATARIANSIDE DISH

Classic Candied Sweet Potatoes

SideChef

A sweet and fragrant must-have side at any holiday dinner table.

DINNERBRUNCH

Savory Sweet Potato Crumble

LideyLikes

A combination of two Thanksgiving favorites you always wanted. Sweet potato mash with cheesy bread-crumb and stuffing topping.

SIDE DISHBUDGET-FRIENDLY

Classic Thanksgiving Stuffing

SideChef

What's Thanksgiving without stuffing, right? Besides being really easy to make, this super simple classic is pretty budget-friendly, too.

LUNCHAPPETIZERS

Turkey and Cranberry Pinwheels

Snowflakes & Coffeecakes

Everybody’s favorite bite-sized appetizer with a Thanksgiving twist. Make these for your Friendsgiving or as a fun appetizer to serve before dinner.

SIDE DISHLOW-CARB

Bacon-Braised Kale with Toasted Hazelnuts

TheGrumpyPig

It goes so well with the classic turkey and adds a little twist to your traditional festive dinner table. Guaranteed to become a family favorite and to impress your guests.

PESCATARIANSIDE DISH

Pumpkin Dinner Rolls

Beyond Kimchee

Wow your friends and family with these beautiful dinner rolls. They are anything but boring!

HEALTHYLUNCH

Butternut Squash Salad with Red Apple Balsamic

Lemons and Basil

There’s always a place for some green fresh crunch at the Thanksgiving table. And this spinach and romaine salad with red apple balsamic vinaigrette is a great choice.

HEALTHYLUNCH

Roasted Brussels Sprout with Acorn Squash and Quinoa

Lemons and Basil

Roasted Brussels sprouts, caramelized acorn squash, and red quinoa loaded with sunflower seeds and dried cranberries. Absolutely delicious!

PESCATARIANSIDE DISH

Glazed Spiced Pecans

Garlic & Zest

Faintly sweet and absolutely addictive, these glazed spiced pecans are a great accompaniment to a holiday cocktail.

HEALTHYBRUNCH

Delicata Squash with Dried Cranberries and Quinoa

Lemons and Basil

This Delicata Squash with Dried Cranberries and Quinoa makes for a healthy, easy lunch on its own or a lovely addition to your Thanksgiving spread!

HEALTHYLUNCH

Warm Butternut Squash Dip with Gruyere and Pistachios

Feed Me Phoebe

Not having to peel any gourds is just one of the many reasons to love this cheesy Warm Butternut Squash Dip.

PASTADINNER

Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese

The Edgy Veg

This Butternut Squash Mac and cheese is the perfect dish for any holiday and is really simple to make.

SIDE DISHLOW-CARB

Green Bean Casserole with Tempura Onion Strings

Vodka & Biscuits

Step up your green bean casserole game using homemade mushroom cream soup and tempura-battered onion strings.

PESCATARIANSIDE DISH

Orange Spiced Maple Glazed Carrots

SideChef

Quick and easy side to bring flavor and color to your holiday dinner table.

BRUNCHPESCATARIAN

Brussels Sprout Gratin

SideChef

All the creamy decadence of a Classic Potato Gratin, but thanks to the Brussels Sprouts, this dish is a little lighter - perfect for offsetting the other heavy-hitters on the holiday table.

APPETIZERSPESCATARIAN

Jalapeño Cornbread Poppers

Oh Bite It

A total game-changer, these jalapeno cornbread poppers are both delicious and fun to serve.

APPETIZERSSIDE DISH

Loaded Potato Pinwheels

Mom Loves Baking

Creamy, cheesy, and bacony, it’s a unique little appetizer that keeps you coming back for more. Looks lovely and is sure to please at a party.

PESCATARIANSIDE DISH

Lemon Rosemary Brussels Sprouts

Vodka & Biscuits

Roasted Lemon Rosemary Brussels Sprouts seasoned with salt and pepper, then dressed with a light and simple dressing. Healthy and delicious!

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