Butternut Squash Cakes
Chef John's pan-fried, crispy butternut squash cakes make a delicious side dish or appetizer.
Cream-Braised Brussels Sprouts
Brussels sprouts tend to turn people off. This way of cooking creamed Brussels sprouts brings out their nutty flavor and has made the most passionate haters at my last Thanksgiving say, at the very least, that this is the best Brussels sprouts they have tasted. The first time I made this, it ended up being dinner — not a side dish!