Vegetarian Thanksgiving Sides – Love and Lemons





It’s Thanksgiving week! I believe we’re as much as 17 individuals which are coming over on Thursday, so, um, yikes! Thankfully, everyone seems to be bringing one thing so the cooking received’t be so tough. Like all the time, I’ll be making the salad and a vegetable facet dish or two. In case you’re like me – nonetheless deciding what to make – listed below are a few of my favourite vegetarian starters and facet dishes!

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Harvest Haven Salad

A stunning seasonal salad that’s an amazing gentle option to begin off the meal.



Harvest Haven Salad


Simple Roasted Beets with Citrus

A easy, vivid, and tangy facet dish that may be made a day (or two) forward and  assembled whenever you’re able to serve.



Simple Roasted Beets with Citrus


Cauliflower Parsnip Mash with Roasted Garlic

We’ve actually loved this spin on mashed potatoes – make this when you love the earthy taste of parsnips and when you’re searching for one thing somewhat bit completely different than your common mash.



Cauliflower Parsnip Mash with Roasted Garlic


Butternut Squash & Leek Stuffing

a.okay.a, essentially the most colourful stuffing. This recipe is nice when you’ve had as a lot butternut squash as I’ve had recently (that’s to say – rather a lot). It additionally reheats nicely, so it’s nice for the vacation.



Butternut Squash & Leek Stuffing


Rosemary Maple Corn Muffins

An previous favourite – these crumbly vegan muffins are calmly candy with a pleasant taste from the rosemary. Perfect for the meal, or when you’ve got household staying with you and also you want a fairly chew the following morning.



Rosemary Maple Corn Muffins


Wheatberry Delicata Squash Salad

A hearty fall salad filled with darkish leafy greens, squash, apples, cranberries, and wheat berries. This one is on web page 255 of our cookbook which (shameless plug) makes an amazing reward for the vacations!


Wheatberry Delicata Squash Salad

Maple Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts 

Sweet, tangy, roasted brussels sprouts – I like the pop of purple onion and the crunch from the pecans.



Maple Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts 


Fig, Feta, and Mint Crostini

Since this roundup is somewhat squashy (what can I say, I like squash!), I like the concept of serving this candy little fig appetizer earlier than the large meal!



Fig, Feta, and Mint Crostini


Red Curry Kuri Squash Soup 

If you may’t discover a purple kuri squash, use butternut squash as a substitute. Make this soup when you’re trying to boost your dinner desk 🙂



Red Curry Kuri Squash Soup 


Kale and Shiitake Mushroom Stuffing

It’s a toss up whether or not I like this stuffing greater than the butternut squash stuffing that’s pictured larger on this publish. Mushrooms, sage, bread… mmm.



Kale and Shiitake Mushroom Stuffing


Simple Lemon Green Beans  

This one is nice when you want only one extra vegetable to spherical out your meal. These inexperienced beans are tossed with garlic, olive oil, and many lemon. An excellent inexperienced vegetable subsequent to the stuffing and mashed potatoes.


Simple Lemon Green Beans  

Roasted Delicata Squash with Apples and Sage

If you haven’t given delicata squash a strive – give this recipe a go. I like delicata as a result of the skins don’t must be peeled, which makes this recipe really easy to place collectively.



Roasted Delicata Squash with Apples and Sage


Avocado & Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash

An excellent principal course when you’re doing an all-veggie Thanksgiving. Or get small acorn squash and serve these as a facet. This dish undoubtedly has a southwestern aptitude – full of inexperienced chiles, black beans, spices, and avocado.



Avocado & Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash


Creamy Roasted Cauliflower Soup

One of my favourite soups and there’s no precise cream concerned as a result of the cauliflower itself blends up so properly.



Creamy Roasted Cauliflower Soup


Vegan Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes

These are half potato half cauliflower, not half butter like most mashed potatoes, however your company received’t realize it!



Vegan Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes


Happy Thanksgiving everybody!