Easy Thanksgiving Side Dishes for your crockpot, stove, and oven! No-bake, healthy, and vegan options included as well! Everything from classics like mashed potatoes and creamy corn casserole to twists on favorites like cornbread stuffing and a wild rice salad!
Because let’s be real.
It’s all about the side dishes.
I like turkey.
But I LOOOOOOOVE side dishes.
I know you’re with me.
So let’s dooooo this.
Easy Thanksgiving Side Dishes For Your Crockpot
This crockpot mashed potatoes recipe is SO easy & full of rosemary, thyme, cream cheese, parmesan, & sour cream! A great addition to your Thanksgiving meal.
This Slow Cooker Corn Pudding is SO easy to make and is loaded with corn, cornbread mix, sour cream, cream cheese, cheddar cheese, and more! Perfect for the holidays!
This Slow Cooker Mac and Cheese takes minutes to put together and is full of FOUR kinds of cheese: Asiago, Sharp Cheddar, Monterey Jack, and Gouda, which makes this the best holiday side dish!
Easy Thanksgiving Side Dishes For Your Oven & Stove
*Requires both oven & stove. Pro tip: Not enough stove space? Cook the meat and onions the day before. Not enough oven space? This heats great in the microwave! This best ever sausage stuffing is salty from the sausage, crunchy from the bread cubes, sweet and tart from the red delicious apples! Move over turkey, this best ever stuffing is ready to take the main stage!
*Only requires the oven. Only 7 ingredients and 5 minutes needed to make the BEST Creamy Corn Casserole. It’s fluffy, it’s creamy, and it will definitely be the star of all your holiday meals!
*Requires both oven & stove. This Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe is smothered in a bacon fat, maple syrup, balsamic vinegar dressing and tossed with goat cheese, parmesan, and bacon!
*Requires both oven & stove. This is the BEST Green Bean Casserole Recipe. It’s creamy and full of bacon, mushrooms, cheddar cheese, and French-Fried Onion Rings! The perfect side dish.
*Requires both oven & stove. Pro tip: Not enough stove space? Cook the meat and veggies the day before! An easy gluten free stuffing, this Cornbread Dressing Recipe will surely impress! Full of italian sausage, vegetables, homemade cornbread, cranberries, spices, and more!
Easy Thanksgiving Side Dishes For Your Instant Pot
Instant Pot Wild Rice Stuffing. Can be made gluten free or vegan! Loaded with onion, celery, mushrooms, garlic, sage, thyme, rosemary, balsamic, cranberries, pecans, goat cheese, and parmesan! Quick and delicious! Perfect for a Thanksgiving side dish.
Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes. Yukon gold potatoes cooked in broth, then drained and mixed with buttermilk, butter, cream cheese, sour cream, parmesan cheese, and spices: salt, pepper, and garlic powder. Only 12 minutes required! Quick. Easy. Fluffy. Delicious!
Easy No Bake Thanksgiving Side Dishes
These Easy Deviled Eggs are a cinch to make thanks to my trick for making the best hard boiled eggs! They’re also delicious and loaded with the creamiest filling of mayo, apple cider vinegar, dijon, horseradish, Worcestershire, relish, salt, paprika, and chives!
Vegan Thanksgiving Side Dishes
This Roasted Carrot Soup is healthy, vegan, gluten free, and loaded with roasted carrots, onion, garlic, ginger, and coconut milk! Easy and delicious!
This Easy Crockpot Vegetarian Stuffing Recipe (can be vegan!) only takes 15 minutes of prep! The perfect Thanksgiving side dish!
This pumpkin cornbread is a great, easy, vegan side dish for any meal! It’s made with whole wheat pastry flour, coconut oil, and smothered in maple syrup!
These Balsamic Roasted Vegetables are loaded with sweet potato, asparagus, bell peppers, red onion, dijon mustard, balsamic vinegar, and a few spices! Easy. Healthy. Flavorful. Gluten Free. Vegan.
Healthy (or Healthier) Thanksgiving Side Dishes
This Crockpot Butternut Squash Soup Recipe is vegan, gluten free, healthy, full of vegetables, and topped with coconut cream, cilantro, and coconut bacon!
This Roasted Sweet Potato and Wild Rice Salad makes the perfect, healthier, light fall lunch or vegetarian side dish addition to your Thanksgiving menu!
These Roasted Green Beans are easy, healthy, vegan, gluten free, and SO tasty! Green beans are tossed with coconut oil, garlic powder, onion powder, salt, pepper, lemon juice, and walnuts and roasted to perfection!
This pear, blue cheese, candied pecan salad has everything you’re looking for in a salad. The crisp romaine pairs perfectly with the fresh, juicy pear, creamy blue cheese, sweet and crunchy pecans, and a tangy dressing!
A healthy-ish side dish that’s perfect for any occasion! You’re only 10 ingredients and 30 minutes away from devouring these super simple and delicious Honey Roasted Carrots!
Roasted Butternut Squash Bruschetta. Chewy baguette topped with goat cheese, arugula, roasted butternut squash and tomatoes!
Hope you all have a happy and filling Thanksgiving!
PS – Check back in a few days for my post on Easy Thanksgiving Desserts!
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