Easter Side Dish Recipes

Make Easter dinner extra special with traditional side dishes like green bean casserole and scalloped potatoes, or try something new with cauliflower au gratin.

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Lemon-Parsley Green Beans

Rating: 4.57 stars
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This is a delicious lemony, fried green bean recipe. I found it while shopping one Saturday at the local produce market.

Simply Steamed Asparagus

Rating: 4.56 stars
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Makes even tough asparagus, tender and tasty! Try using vinaigrette dressing in place of the butter too.

Creamy Au Gratin Potatoes

Rating: 4.55 stars
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This is my husband's favorite dish, and he considers it a special occasion every time I make it. The creamy cheese sauce and the tender potatoes in this classic French dish combine to make a deliciously addictive experience. It's a great side dish with a roast pork loin or beef tenderloin. Add a green salad and French bread, and you have found the magic path to a man's heart. To avoid lumps in your sauce, add the milk just a little at a time as you stir the flour and butter. Experiment with different cheeses for variety.

Best Green Bean Casserole

Rating: 4.63 stars
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This great variation of the traditional green bean casserole is topped with French fried onions and Cheddar cheese.

Baked Pineapple Casserole

Rating: 4.55 stars
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A bread and pineapple casserole that goes great with a ham dinner.

Sweet Potato Casserole Dessert

Rating: 4.8 stars
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Fluffy sweet potatoes mixed with butter, sugar, and vanilla, and baked with a crunchy pecan streusel topping. This recipe was given to me by my brother-in-law.

Lemon Asparagus

Rating: 4.31 stars
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My fiance loves this recipe. We often eat it with BBQ during the summer.

Artichoke Mashed Potatoes

Rating: 4.22 stars
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A new way to make mashed potatoes that is creamy and smooth!
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Inspiration and Ideas

Creamy Au Gratin Potatoes
"I had been searching for an au gratin potato recipe. This is it! Easy and delicious." – Laura R
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