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Side Dishes for Two

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Vegetable Skillet

Vegetable Skillet

Vegetable Skillet

I found this recipe in a magazine years ago and make it all the time. It has to be one of the most simple, speedy and tasty skillet side dishes ever invented.

Cheddar-Topped Mashed Potatoes

Cheddar-Topped Mashed Potatoes

Cheddar-Topped Mashed Potatoes

These smooth and creamy mashed potatoes say "cimfort food." The cheese adds color and flavor.

Gruyere Potato Bake

Gruyere Potato Bake

Gruyere Potato Bake

My friend shared this recipe with me , and after I discovered what Gruyere cheese was, this easy, delicious dish became a frequent request from my boys. It's so simple…only three ingredients plus salt and pepper to taste.
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Lemon Brussels Sprouts

Lemon Brussels Sprouts

Lemon Brussels Sprouts

The younger the sprouts, the more delicate the flavor is in this recipe. This is a great side dish and colorful when garnished with lemon curls and a little thinly sliced sweet onion.

Savory Green Beans with Bacon

Savory Green Beans with Bacon

Savory Green Beans with Bacon

As a working Mom, anything I can do to cut time spent in the kitchen is helpful. Through the years, I've tried different ways to liven up canned and frozen vegetables so that the family will continue to enjoy them.

Rice Pilaf with Apples & Raisins

Rice Pilaf with Apples & Raisins

Rice Pilaf with Apples & Raisins

I love making bulgar pilaf with apricots. So glad I tried it with dried apples and golden raisins! —Shawn Carleton, San Diego, California

Nutty Garlic Brussels Sprouts

Nutty Garlic Brussels Sprouts

Nutty Garlic Brussels Sprouts

I had never made brussels sprouts before and my husband didn't like them, but for the sake of variety I tried several different ways to prepare them. I came up with these few ingredients to enhance them. The recipe is simple but very tasty.

Smoky Quinoa with Mushrooms

Smoky Quinoa with Mushrooms

Smoky Quinoa with Mushrooms

Add quinoa cooked with smoked paprika to your list of top sides. To warm the spinach leaves, quickly saute if desired. —Ellen Kanner, Miami, Florida

Herbed French Fries

Herbed French Fries

Herbed French Fries

This recipe, combining fresh herbs and other seasonings, is very flavorful—a healthy, easy and quick way to make french fries without frying in deep fat.

Asparagus Stir-Fry

Asparagus Stir-Fry

Asparagus Stir-Fry

“Fresh asparagus is a rarity in our small town, but when I find it at the store, I make this colorful stir-fry,” says Judy Stashko of Mayerthorpe, Alberta. “Even folks who don’t like asparagus will enjoy this.”

Potato Brunch Medley

Potato Brunch Medley

Potato Brunch Medley

THIS is a nice departure from the customary hash browns for breakfast or brunch…a colorful, tasty combination of vegetables, it’s a compatible side dish to eggs prepared in anyone’s favorite way.
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