Many of us welcome additional family and friends around the dinner table on Thanksgiving day; for the hosts a large flock to feed can be overwhelming. So this Turkey Day, why not ring the door bell with a fabulous side dish in-hand! As Ms. Etiquette says, “Make sure you let your host know you plan on bringing a side ahead of time, so you don’t step on any toes.” Here are some of our favorite simple side dish ideas.
Thanksgiving Day Guest Side Dish Ideas
Two Salad Recipes for Fall Pears
Most of us focus on the heavier side of the holiday. This year, bring a Fall salad featuring these beautiful Fall pears! Visit The Organized Cook for full recipe details.
Best Ever Slow Cooker Cranberry Chutney
This year offer to bring the cranberry sauce to the table! This show-stopping side won’t set you back too much time with this slow cooker method. Visit Pineapple & Coconut for full recipe details.
Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms
Take some pressure off your host this Thanksgiving Day and bring some finger foods to hold the masses over while the dinner is prepared. We all know it takes a lot to pull off a feast as big as Thanksgiving. Bringing snacks to the celebration will let your host focus on the major elements like the ham and turkey. Visit Frugal Ferret for full recipe details.
Quick Peppery Cheddar Cheese Bread Recipe
No one will shut the door in your face if you show up with piping-hot cheddar bread! Heck, I might invite you to my table too! This quick peppery treat will pair well with all the turkey gravy. Visit Hot Eats and Cool Reads for full recipe.