10 Easy to Make Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Here's 10 EASY to make Thanksgiving side dishes for your big feast that are surely going to be a hit | jessicagavin.com

It’s Thanksgiving go time! If you are like me, you’re scrambling to make the turkey day game plan. There are a lot of sides to choose from, that’s why I’ve put together 10 of my favorite Thanksgiving sides all in one convenient list for you.

From homemade orange cranberry sauce, easy creamy whipped potatoes, and savory stuffing, everything you need is right here. I’m definitely going to have many of these dishes on my menu. I hope these become family food traditions for you too!

1. Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Topping

Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Topping

A decadent casserole made with creamy vanilla spiced sweet potatoes topped with crunchy pecans, rice crisps, and gooey toasted marshmallows. Get the recipe here.

2. Mashed Potatoes

Creamy spuds. Get the recipe here.

3. Sausage Pear Pecan Stuffing

Sausage Pear Pecan Stuffing

Italian sausage pear pecan stuffing is a sweet-savory side, combined with fresh sage, thyme, garlic, and onions. A perfect dish to go with your turkey! Get the recipe here.

4. Haricot Verts with Mushrooms and Onions

Haricot Verts with Mushrooms and Caramelized Onions

Haricot verts with mushrooms and caramelized onions are a crunchy and healthy side dish. Savory portabella mushrooms & pearl onions pack extra flavor! Get the recipe here.

5. Homemade Orange Cranberry Sauce

Orange Cranberry Sauce

Sweet and tangy orange cranberry sauce with cinnamon and honey is the easiest and most flavorful recipe that you must have on your holiday menu! Get the recipe here.

6. Honey Cornbread Muffins

Honey Cornbread Muffins

An easy, fast, no-fail recipe for golden muffins made with whole corn kernels & sweet honey in each bite. Get the recipe here.

7. Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes with Swiss Chard

Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes with Swiss Chard

This side is packed with healthy vegetables! Creamy potatoes are infused with garlic, leeks, and fresh chard. Get the recipe here.

8. Herb Stuffed Mushrooms with Sausage

Herb Stuffed Mushrooms with Sausage Bites

Fresh basil, parsley, breadcrumbs, cheese, and breadcrumbs fill each cap. Get the recipe here.

9. Citrus Green Beans with Almonds

Citrus Green Beans with Almonds

Fresh, crisp and delicious citrus green beans topped with crunchy roasted almonds are a fast and healthy side dish perfect for any occasion. Get the recipe here.

10. Honey Orange Glazed Brussels Sprouts

Honey Orange Glazed Brussels Sprouts with Butternut Squash

Tossed with sweet tangy sauce, cranberries, and crunchy pecans. Get the recipe here.

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