Christmas Side Dishes

Fresh salads and tasty side dish recipes to pair with any Christmas menu.

Apricot Almond Dressing Recipe
This light fluffy stuffing goes with almost any entree, but it is divine when paired with a Christmas Spiced Roast Goose Recipe.

 Arugula Salad With Spicy Vinaigrette Recipe
Tangy yet spicy, this salad makes for a great holiday starter.

Asparagus Salad Recipe
A tangy, homemade dressing nearly steals the show from the crisp-tender asparagus.

Citrus Avocado Salad Recipe
This recipe nicely showcases grapefruit and oranges, which are at their peak around Christmas and Thanksgiving.

 Colorful Zucchini Spears Recipe
A bit of bacon lends hearty flavor to this colorful side dish, while low-fat cheese helps keep the calories in check.

Mustard Green Beans Recipe
Looking for an easy way to dress up veggies in a twinkling? These green beans are perfect for Christmas dinner.

Orange Broccoli Florets Recipe
Liven up some broccoli with a touch of orange.

Stuffed Sweet Onions Recipe
A filling of savory ham and herbed bread crumbs makes the onions a decadent accompaniment to any meal.

Twice-as-Nice Mashed Potatoes Recipe
This dish is so good it will quickly become a staple at all of your holiday dinners.

West Tennessee Corn Bread Recipe
Your family won’t be able to resist this served piping hot with real butter on the side.

Best Broccoli Casserole Recipe
Make your best casserole ever with this all-vegetable recipe for broccoli casserole.

Caramelized Onion Mashed Potatoes Recipe
No holiday dinner is complete without mashed potatoes, a crowd favorite. Your guests will love this modern update on a holiday classic.

Cheesy Corn Casserole Recipe
With just five ingredients, this recipe makes a great side dish!

Christmas Cranberry Salad Recipe
Cool, crunchy and refreshing, this gelatin salad adds a splash of Christmas color to any table.

Tossed Salad With Pears, Pecans, and Blue Cheese Recipe
An elegant starter for a dinner party, this salad combines three salad greens plus chives for lots of beta carotene.

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Originally Published in Reader's Digest