My Recipes-Side Dishes

Collection by Georgette

Melon Trio with Sherry and Mint

Rating: 4.5 stars 5
Three kinds of melon are marinated with dry sherry wine and mint leaves to make a refreshing treat. Use melon balls instead of cubes, or a mixture of both.

Lap Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 102
An overnight salad using ramen noodles, cabbage, chicken, almonds, and green onions. This is GREAT -- one of my husband's favorites and it serves a ton of people. Try substituting cashews for almonds and a dash of sesame oil for sesame seeds.

Easy Broccoli Quiche

Rating: 4.5 stars 1474
This vegetarian broccoli quiche is easy to make. Looks great on the table!

Marinated Green Beans with Olives, Tomatoes, and Feta

Rating: 4.5 stars 85
This marinated green bean salad is a wonderful summer side dish. Allow the flavors to marinate together overnight for even better results.

Tropical Salad with Pineapple Vinaigrette

Rating: 4.5 stars 245
An easy salad to make with a bag of salad greens, pineapple, bacon bits, nuts and toasted coconut. Use fresh pineapple, if you can, and substitute toasted almonds for the macadamia nuts, if desired.

Fettuccine with Sweet Pepper-Cayenne Sauce

Rating: 4.5 stars 1155
Very flavorful and spicy. You'll never know it's a healthy dish. You can also add some cut up grilled chicken - wonderful!

Spicy Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Rating: 4 stars 635
These are so tasty your family won't believe they are eating healthy! Nothing this good for you should taste so good...or be this easy to cook. These are delicious plain, but may be dipped in honey mustard sauce, ketchup, or even guacamole.

Roasted Chickpeas

Rating: 4 stars 530
Crispy, crunchy spiced chickpeas make an excellent snack or garnish.

Rita's Spinach Casserole

Rating: 4 stars 158
This is a quick and delicious way to get kids to eat spinach! Ground beef and tomato sauce are layered in a casserole with spinach and mozzarella cheese.

Cheesy Italian Tortellini

Rating: 4.5 stars 634
This tortellini with marinara sauce is an easy, cheesy slow cooker dish. Make it once, and I bet you'll make it once a month. It's a family favorite.

Sesame Green Beans

Rating: 4.5 stars 678
I had always been indifferent to green beans until my friend gave me this recipe for green beans with sesame seeds. You will be surprised at how much flavor this has for such a simple dish! Broccoli is equally delicious prepared this way.

Quick and Easy Grilled Potatoes

Rating: 4.5 stars 176
Sensational spuds started in the microwave and finished up on the grill.