Tag: side dish

Chinese Five Spice Carrots

I remember not long after I started blogging Chinese Five Spice seasoning became a frequent spice used in recipes. Of course, Maryland grocery stores (at least in my area) hadn’t caught up to the times and I wasn’t able to find it anywhere. Eventually I caved and ordered a small […]

Spiced Pecan Green Beans

I don’t know the last time I shared a side dish recipe with you, which is really terrible considering I have hundreds of them pinned to make! I’m spending this month making a lot of recipes that can also be made for Thanksgiving to give you a huge variety to […]

Paleo and Vegan Wild Mushroom Risotto

If you’re a long-time reader you’ll know that risotto has always been one of my favorite dishes and the first risotto dish I mastered was of the wild mushroom variety. I know a lot of people shy away from this dish because it is often referred to a very time […]

Alton’s Best Ever Green Bean Casserole

Green bean casserole is one of those classic holiday dishes that you either love or hate. And usually if you hate it, its because you have a serious dislike of either mushrooms or cream of mushroom soup. If you dislike mushrooms, I totally understand but I think you should still […]

Tomato and Cucumber Salad

The other week we reached some pretty high temperatures for spring and I did not feel like warming up the house any more than necessary to made side dishes to go along with dinner. I looked around in the fridge to see what we had and found a roma tomatoes […]

SRC: Zucchini and Tomato Gratin

I almost didn’t participate in the Secret Recipe Club again this month. It was pretty late into March when I realized I hadn’t received an assignment so I checked out the participation form and saw that my name was not on there. Clearly remembering signing up, I emailed my hostess […]

Recipe Remake: Soy Cilantro Roasted Red Potatoes

Recipe Remake: This recipe is probably the best accident I ever created, but I didn’t even know it at the time. I first shared this recipe with you back in August of 2010 and then a few months later during a “blogger’s choice” recipe swap, someone found these homely little […]

Copycat Texas Roadhouse Rolls

I had never heard of Texas Steakhouse until early in 2012 when they began to build one not far from me. It opened during the summer of 2012 and when we first visited there, in the fall, it was still super crowded like it had just opened the day before. […]