Easy and fast squash saute. Zucchini never tasted so good!
Black Bean Quinoa Salad with Cherry Tomatoes
Muffuletta and Veggie Picnic Loaf, served by Not Quite Nigella
Roasting the cauliflower mellows its flavor in this hearty, creamy [but dairy-free] Roasted Cauliflower and Dill Soup.
cream of parsnip soup made palatable with crispy pancetta (ok, so cream of parsnip soup isn't unpalatable)
Scalloped Potatoes (Gratin Dauphinois) - and how not to burn milk
It probably won't go over well with the family to replace buttery mashed potatoes with this, but sweet potato puree with apples to sub for candied yams?
Vegetarian Thanksgiving means root vegetable-barley stew served in a baked pumpkin.
Courgette, feta and black olives mini clafoutis
Green brains? No, black cabbage - the essential ingredient to a super satisfying Tuscan soup. Or is it soups?
Sweet potato cubes stand in for croutons in a salad of baby greens and Stilton cheese
A simple soup detox to reset my body and palate for future food adventures.
Savory String Beans. Fresh beans and fresh garlic are what make this side dish so good. Simple and easy for Thanksgiving.
Celery Root. It's ugly, but makes an excellent soup for fall.
Pork and Shrimp Lettuce Wraps
just a little olive oil, sea salt, and the brightness of dill make an easy green beans dish from 101 Cookbooks
Sweet Potatoes Tagine, to celebrate being back home.
The Blue Willow Inn's Holiday Mashed Potatoes. A perfect make-ahead side for any holiday meal.
A gorgeous Italian Antipasto salad - Parma ham draped over sweet melon, Caprese salad (buffalo mozzarella with basil and tomato), olives, sun-dried tomatoes and grilled vegetables (eggplant and zucchini)!
Quite possibly the best Thanksgiving recipe for sweet potatoes.
Creamy Tahini Broccoli and Pasta Bake. A modern casserole.
The amazing combination of sweet corn with melted Cheddar cheese and smoky bacon makes great Thanksgiving side dish.
let's just think of celery as a low-to-no calorie edible utensil for dressing and Parsemsan cheese in this Celery and Mushroom Salad
Leek, Mushroom, Bacon & Buttermilk Bread Stuffing. A hint of tarragon gives this stuffing a more "gourmet" flavor.
tired of missing out due to beef & pork? make your own vegetarian/vegan tamales! great party idea...
more celery than potatoes, a light soup that's still comforting: Celery Potato Soup
Aloo Gobhi - Spiced cauliflower and potatoes - North Indian style dry saute dish
A thick, rich creamy soup that has a hint of smokey heat that contrasts beautifully with the sweetness of the butternut squash.
this Thanksgiving, plan ahead to have leftover celery just so you can make Braised Hearts of Celery with Vinaigrette
Port-Glazed Pearl Onions and Shallots - a lighter, jewel-toned, sweet and sour alternative to Thanksgiving creamed onions!
it's like stuffing, but not (because it's healthier?): Wild Rice Salad with Celery and Walnuts
Pasta with Oven Roasted Buttenut Squash, Cauliflower, Sundried Tomatoes and Rosemary
a delicious and creamy broccoli and potato soup.. ideal on these chilly fall days
Swiss Chard Sauteed with Onions