~ Sides ~

goat

Spiced (AND SPICY) Aji Caballero & Raisin Hot Sauce

Totally unrelated goat picture... but with a face like that how could I resist throwing it on here. ;)

Knorr Homestyle Stock: Kicked-Up Cream Cheese Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Knorr Homestyle Stock Sweet & Savory Wild Rice Dressing w/ Italian Sausage, Orange, Dried Cranberries & Hazelnuts

Knorr Homestyle Stock: Caramelized Onion-Roasted Garlic Jam & Chevre Corn Pudding

Holiday Recipe: Sweet and Tangy Pomegranate Glazed Carrots

Knorr Homestyle Stock Bad Boy Macaroni and Cheese

NC17 Mac & Cheese. Cover the kiddies eyes, it's that good. ;)
Eater rating: 4.8 / 5  4.75
Habanero Hot Sauce

Habanero Hot Sauce: Burn, Baby, Burn

Warning: Sauce in photo is spicier than it may appear.
Eater rating: 4.2 / 5  4.2
Chorizo Cornbread Dressing

Kickass Mexican Chorizo Cornbread Stuffing

Stuffing on the plate. Tamale in your mouth!
Eater rating: 4.8 / 5  4.75
Chile, Fennel & Potato Gratin

Holiday Recipe: Cheesy Chile, Fennel & Potato Gratin

You know you can't resist this cheesy, chile deliciousness!
Eater rating: 4.7 / 5  4.7
Chipotle Cumin Cranberry Sauce

Holiday Recipes: Chipotle Cumin Cranberry Sauce

the often underappreciated cranberry sauce; don't ignore it this year!
Eater rating: 3.5 / 5  3.5
duck confit with butternut squash succotash

Butternut Squash Succotash w/ Sage Brown Butter

Ignore the duck confit and focus on the squash, people!
Eater rating: 4.0 / 5  4
Lemon Herb Grilled Shrimp with Quinoa Salad

Lemon-Herb Grilled Shrimp & Quinoa Salad

Could it be? Healthy AND delicious?!?
Eater rating: 4.8 / 5  4.8
Balsamic Glazed Green Beans and Cremini Mushrooms

Balsamic Green Beans & Mushrooms

Betcha can't eat just one!
Eater rating: 4.0 / 5  4
Seared Mahi Mahi with Sauteed Corn & Green Beans

Mahi Mahi with Cherry Chipotle Beurre Blanc

Trust me... the sauce is not as sweet as it looks.
Eater rating: 4.7 / 5  4.7
Citrusy Squash and Kumquat Salad

Citrusy Squash & Kumquat Salad

Ignore the meat. The salad is the star of this post!
Eater rating: 4.7 / 5  4.7
Wild Mushroom & Young Garlic Gratin

Wild Mushroom Gratin w/ a Wildly Delicious Topping

Mmm Mmm...Look at all that crumb-topping goodness.
Eater rating: 4.2 / 5  4.2
Marinated Sunchoke Salad

Shaved Sunchoke Salad

Don't let the looks fool you, this salad is full of flavor!
Eater rating: 4.0 / 5  4
Cranberry sauce with rosemary and persimmon

Holiday Recipes: Fresh Cranberry Sauce with Rosemary and Persimmon

What? You didn't know rosemary & cranberry go together like PB&J?
Eater rating: 4.2 / 5  4.15
Sausage-y Cornbread Stuffing

Holiday Recipes: Cornbread & Sausage Stuffing

Stuffing or Dressing? Call it what you will - it's damn good!
Eater rating: 4.3 / 5  4.25
Stuffed Sweet Potatoes Wrapped In Prosciutto

Holiday Recipes: Stuffed Sweet Potatoes Wrapped in Prosciutto

Eater rating: 4.6 / 5  4.64
Sweet potato salad

Roasted Green Bean & Sweet Potato Salad

Way better than the average potato salad
Eater rating: 4.6 / 5  4.57
Casserole

Roasted Veggie and Grits Casserole

Bubbly, melty, mushroomy, oniony
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.465
Green Salsa

Name One Thing Better than Tomatillo Salsa

so green, so tasty
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.49
Watermelon bowls

Summertime in a Cup… a Watermelon Cup

Fun for the whole family
Eater rating: 4.6 / 5  4.585
Baked Polenta

Smooth and Dreamy Baked Polenta

Almost as cheesy as we are
Eater rating: 4.6 / 5  4.6
Sweet Potato Hash

Sweet & Purple Peruvian Potato Hash

egg hat, anyone?
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.5295
Cheese Sliders

Many Mini Comfort Foods

Cheese Sliders aka Mini Cheeseburgers
Eater rating: 4.4 / 5  4.4215
pork, bulgur, and asparagus

Food Pornalicious

Pork chop, bulgur salad, and roasted asparagus getting it on
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.52
Bleu Cheese Souffle

Heaven is a Chipotle and Bleu Cheese Souffle

airy and delicious
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.48
Quinoa salad

a Blood Orange Quinoa Salad

they look like tiny little condoms
Eater rating: 4.2 / 5  4.205
mac-n-cheese

Orgasmic Mac ‘n’ Cheese

triple x food porn
Eater rating: 4.8 / 5  4.825
Traditional Black Eyed Peas

The Johns are Hopping

fresh, zesty, some would say lucky
Eater rating: 4.3 / 5  4.286
Spinach Gratin

I’m dreaming of some creamed spinach gratin…

a good reason not to be vegan
Eater rating: 4.7 / 5  4.675
Brussel Sprouts

The Brussels Sprouts of the Gods

if you think you don't like brussels sprouts, think again
Eater rating: 4.8 / 5  4.765
Candied Yams

Candied Yams Gone Wild!

Bleu Cheese Candied Yams
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.54
Purple Peruvian Potatoes

Purple Peruvian Potatoes and Other Fun 4th Foods

Twice Baked Purple Peruvian Potatoes
Eater rating: 4.4 / 5  4.42
Balsamic Thyme Baked Salmon

Balsamic Thyme Marinated Baked Salmon w/ Bleu Cheese and Cauliflower Soup

Balsamic Thyme Marinated Baked Salmon
Eater rating: 4.4 / 5  4.43
Fresh Pineapple Salsa

Fresh Pineapple Salsa

Fresh Pineapple Salsa
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.5

Fruit Salad (Roasted Chicken with Mustard Greens, and Cheddar-Herb Biscuits not photoed)