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Simple Side Dishes

Find simple side dish recipes from our Simple and Delicious Magazine. Get easy to make, simple side dish recipes featured in our publication.

Italian Veggie Skillet

Italian Veggie Skillet

Italian Veggie Skillet

“Although I’m retired, I like recipes that are fast to prepare,” shares Josephine Piro of Easton, Pennsylvania. “This side dish is ready in no time and incorporates vegetables and herbs from our garden for a refreshing taste.”

Creamy Parmesan Spinach

Creamy Parmesan Spinach

Creamy Parmesan Spinach

This recipe, from Priscilla Gilbert of Indian Harbour Beach, Florida, combines fresh baby spinach with a delicious, creamy Parmesan cheese sauce. Crushed croutons top it off and give the side dish a wonderful crunch.

Lemon-Dill Steamed Vegetables

Lemon-Dill Steamed  Vegetables

Lemon-Dill Steamed Vegetables

For a pretty side dish, try this lovely combination of fresh vegetables from Page Alexander of Baldwin City, Kansas. Tossed with a buttery sauce seasoned with lemon and dill, the delicious and nutritious blend cooks in minutes on the stove.
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Ribboned Vegetables

Ribboned Vegetables

Ribboned Vegetables

Make the best of summer produce with this easy recipe from Julie Gwinn of Hershey, Pennsylvania. These colorful veggie strips, sauteed in lemon and horseradish, will add zip to any menu.

Stir-Fried Carrots

Stir-Fried Carrots

Stir-Fried Carrots

For a colorful side dish that’s as good for you as it is good, Grace Yaskovic cooks up these fast and fail-proof carrots with rosemary fresh from her garden. “It’s my hubby Tom’s favorite way to do carrots,” she shares, “and it just happens to be healthy, too!”

Creamy Hash Brown Potatoes

Creamy Hash Brown Potatoes

Creamy Hash Brown Potatoes

Convenient frozen hash browns are the secret behind the cheesy slow cooker potatoes I cook up for potlucks and big group gatherings. —Julianne Henson, Streamwood, Illinois

Herbed Steak Fries

Herbed Steak Fries

Herbed Steak Fries

Seasoned to perfection, these Herbed Steak Fries from our Test Kitchen make a quick and tasty side dish for casual suppers. A great way to dress up frozen fries in a hurry!

Spanish Rice with Cilantro

Spanish Rice with Cilantro

Spanish Rice with Cilantro

Our Test Kitchen's special Spanish Rice and tomatoes seasoned with green chilies and fresh cilantro make a colorful side dish to serve with tacos for an easy, streamlined supper your family is likely to request often.

Roasted Italian Vegetables

Roasted Italian Vegetables

Roasted Italian Vegetables

This buttery medley of oven-baked vegetables is ideal with fish or most any meat. Zucchini and orange pepper make it colorful, but feel free to substitute yellow summer squash or red or green pepper.

Lemon-Pepper Vegetables

Lemon-Pepper Vegetables

Lemon-Pepper Vegetables

Our Test Kitchen tossed together this colorful side dish that’s sure to brighten up any dinner table. The mild seasoning lets the veggies’ fresh flavors shine.

Cauliflower Tomato Medley

Cauliflower Tomato Medley

Cauliflower Tomato Medley

Here’s a fresh and fancy accompaniment to any summer buffet sent in by Lena Post of St. Albert in Alberta. It goes nicely with most meat and fish entrees, Lena says, and is a great way to dress up cauliflower or use up those tomatoes. TIP: To enjoy fresh dill all winter long, we chop up the fine feathery leaves, freeze in small containers and pull off a pinch whenever needed to boost the flavor of potatoes, salads or soups.
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