Don’t forget the vegetables when you’re planning your family feast. From Thanksgiving to Christmas, here are six vegetable side dishes that suit any celebration.
A recipe for a great family feast…
For years now we have hosted Thanksgiving dinner at our cottage. It’s a big family affair, which I suppose isn’t that uncommon, buy it’s quite effortless considering the size of the gathering. Our secret — we do it potluck style. Everyone is responsible for wine and some sort of nibble and then we parcel out pieces of the main meal.
I’m always on vegetable duty so usually bring some variation of squash. One sister looks after potatoes, another stuffing, my sister-in-law makes a delicious green bean dish with cashews, mom often roasts the turkey, one of my brothers sometimes cooks a roast of beef. Mom also bakes a table full of pumpkin and apple pies.
Needless to say, it’s a proper feast. And what’s better, all of our kids do cleanup.
Whatever you’re planning for your Thanksgiving feast, remember vegetables can be as impressive as the turkey.
6 Thanksgiving vegetable recipes that will shine on your holiday table this weekend.
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