Throughout the holiday season, a well-made dish remains essential when gathering with loved ones for any celebratory feast. Whether hosting an intimate potluck dinner or attending as a guest, a side dish is a sure-fire way to tantalize the tastebuds. We’ve rounded up a list of delectable recipes that will make you the culinary star of any dinner plans this season.
Roasted Acorn Squash with Caramelized Cream Sauce
An exquisite addition to any menu, this iteration of squash fits squarely within the roasted vegetable craze that is omnipotent during the winter. The addition of caramelized cream sauce, garlic and sage allow this dish to to burst with satisfying flavour.
Stick Harissa Carrots, Beets and Dates
An appetizing dish abridging both sweet and savoury elements allows this medley of fruits and vegetables to create a multi-layered experience for the tastebuds.
Roasted Potato, Spiced Chickpea, & Vegetable Quinoa Salad with Creamy Vegan Honey Mustard Dressing
For those with a plant-based diet, this hearty salad that is bursting with flavour will have meat eaters reaching for a second or third helping as well.
Butterly Cauliflower & Garlic Mushroom Skillet
The holidays are a time for guiltless indulgences, something this buttery dish certainly will satisfy. Creamy in texture and rich in flavour, this is comfort food at its finest.
Scallion Potato Biscuits
Who says pastries are always better sweet? This recipe’s flaky texture and seasoned filling will prove to be the surprise hit at any dinner soiree. Be sure to double up on the spiced honey butter dip.