Holiday Side Dish Recipes (Slide 11)

(Slide 11 of 35)   Start at the beginning | View recipes as list

It is a holiday tradition to fry latkes in hot oil, but here shredded potato-and-onion pancakes get a coating of matzo crumbs, are pan-fried in a small amount of oil and finished in a hot oven for a few minutes. The golden-crisp results have only 4 grams of fat and 100 calories per serving—truly a miracle.

Recipe: Crispy Potato Latkes

View as: Thumbnails List
Lemon-Dill Green Beans

Lemon-Dill Green Beans

This lemon and dill vinaigrette is a natural complement to green beans. It's also great tossed with …View slide
Sweet Potato & Turnip Mash with Sage Butter

Sweet Potato & Turnip Mash …

This sweet potato and turnip mash is fragrant with fresh sage.…View slide
Winter Salad with Roasted Squash & Pomegranate Vinaigrette

Winter Salad with Roasted S…

In a combination of gorgeous colors, textures and tastes, this salad stars radicchio, frisee, pomegr…View slide
Chili-Brown Sugar Delicata Squash with Pears

Chili-Brown Sugar Delicata …

Pears and delicata squash tossed with brown sugar, chili powder and bacon is a delectable combinatio…View slide
Green Bean Casserole

Green Bean Casserole

This healthy revision of green bean casserole skips the canned soup and all the fat and sodium that …View slide
Cornbread & Sausage Stuffing

Cornbread & Sausage Stuffing

Cornbread stuffing, a Southern favorite, is a nice change from more traditional white-bread stuffing…View slide
Cranberry, Cherry & Walnut Marmalade

Cranberry, Cherry & Walnut …

Fresh cranberries get crunch from walnuts and an infusion of sweetness from dried cherries in this t…View slide
Brussels Sprouts with Sherry-Asiago Cream Sauce

Brussels Sprouts with Sherr…

Can a rich cream sauce be healthy? Yes, when it's made with a little full-flavored cheese like Asiag…View slide
Maple-Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Maple-Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Roasting sweet potatoes is even easier than boiling and mashing them. Maple syrup glaze transforms t…View slide
Root Vegetable Gratin

Root Vegetable Gratin

The rich flavor of Gruyère cheese brings out the nutty flavor of the roots in this creamy gratin. A…View slide
Crispy Potato Latkes

Crispy Potato Latkes

It is a holiday tradition to fry latkes in hot oil, but here shredded potato-and-onion pancakes get …View slide
Cider-Glazed Roots with Cinnamon Walnuts

Cider-Glazed Roots with Cin…

Here we roast a variety of roots with a brown sugar-cider glaze. Make them instead of candied sweet …View slide
Sweet Potato Casserole

Sweet Potato Casserole

This scrumptious sweet potato casserole gets fabulous flavor from honey and freshly grated orange ze…View slide
Creamed Onions

Creamed Onions

A holiday staple in many households, creamed onions are usually bathed in a rich white sauce made wi…View slide
Carrot Puree with Hazelnut Tapenade

Carrot Puree with Hazelnut …

This carrot-potato puree has an amazing silky-smooth texture. We give it a sophisticated touch with …View slide
Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Roasted Garlic Mashed Potat…

In this healthy mashed potato recipe, we flavor the mashed potatoes with roasted garlic and tangy bu…View slide
Squash & Oyster Stuffing

Squash & Oyster Stuffing

This healthy stuffing recipe with oysters and butternut squash is a lightened-up version of the must…View slide
Apple-Sauerkraut Stuffing

Apple-Sauerkraut Stuffing

Whether you call it stuffing or dressing, this healthy apple-and-sauerkraut stuffing recipe made wit…View slide
Mushroom-Cornbread Stuffing

Mushroom-Cornbread Stuffing

This healthy mushroom-and-leek cornbread stuffing recipe is a lightened-up version of the must-have …View slide
Brussels Sprouts & Bacon Stuffing

Brussels Sprouts & Bacon St…

This healthy Brussels sprouts-and-bacon stuffing recipe is a lightened-up version of the must-have h…View slide
Sausage-Chestnut Stuffing

Sausage-Chestnut Stuffing

Whether you call it stuffing or dressing, this healthy sausage-and-chestnut stuffing recipe is a lig…View slide
Burnt Orange & Escarole Salad

Burnt Orange & Escarole Salad

The oranges in this healthy salad recipe are caramelized in honey and not actually “burnt.” The …View slide
Frisée & Fingerling Potato Salad

Frisée & Fingerling Potato…

Add roast potatoes to your greens in this healthy salad recipe. Frisée holds up well to the warm ol…View slide
Warm Pear & Spinach Salad with Maple-Bacon Vinaigrette

Warm Pear & Spinach Salad w…

Mature, larger-leaved spinach holds up better to the warm bacon vinaigrette than baby spinach in thi…View slide
Wild Rice & Baby Kale Salad with Persimmons

Wild Rice & Baby Kale Salad…

This colorful, healthy salad recipe features persimmons—lightly sweet fruit, commonly grown in Cal…View slide
Beer-Braised Cipollini Onions

Beer-Braised Cipollini Onions

Creamed pearl onions have long been a staple Thanksgiving side dish, but this lighter, sweet-and-sav…View slide
Garlic-Parmesan Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Garlic-Parmesan Roasted Bru…

Speed up roasting vegetables, like these lemon-and-thyme-infused Brussels sprouts, by cooking them o…View slide
Honey-Glazed Roasted Delicata Squash

Honey-Glazed Roasted Delica…

Tangy cider vinegar, sweet honey, crunchy pine nuts and fresh mint come together to make an amazing …View slide
Green Beans & Pancetta with Whole-Grain Mustard Dressing

Green Beans & Pancetta with…

In this easy vegetable side recipe, green beans are tossed with crispy bits of pancetta, shallot and…View slide
Jalapeño-Cranberry Relish

Jalapeño-Cranberry Relish

Give some zing to your traditional cranberry sauce recipe by adding jalapeño and lime. This healthy…View slide
Polenta-Stuffed Kabocha Squash

Polenta-Stuffed Kabocha Squash

The cheesy polenta filling in this healthy stuffed squash recipe makes a great alternative to mashed…View slide
Roasted Rainbow Carrots with Sage Brown Butter

Roasted Rainbow Carrots wit…

Wow your guests with multicolored carrots dressed in a brown butter and sage sauce. They only take 1…View slide
Rutabaga Puree with Goat Cheese & Rosemary

Rutabaga Puree with Goat Ch…

Buttery rutabaga and creamy goat cheese team up in this lower-carb recipe that’s an alternative to…View slide
Sautéed Broccoli & Kale with Toasted Garlic Butter

Sautéed Broccoli & Kale wi…

In this easy vegetable side dish, broccoli and kale are drizzled with a butter, garlic and crushed r…View slide
Get a full year of EatingWell magazine.
World Wide Web Health Award Winner Web Award Winner World Wide Web Health Award Winner Interactive Media Award Winner