4 Unique Twists on Your Holiday Side Dish Favorites

Whether you’re looking to step up your presentation game, or want to try a few new flavors this Thanksgiving and Christmas season… We’ve put together a list of some deliciously unique twists on holiday side dish favorites. Enjoy!

Bourbon Sweet Potato Casserole with Sweet ‘n’ Savory Bacon Pecans

Say that five times fast! Tieghan from Half Baked Harvest has blessed us with one heck of a sweet potato casserole recipe here. Adding a few savory elements like sage and bacon take this Thanksgiving classic to a whole ‘nother level:

Green Bean Casserole Crescent Cups

We all know green bean casserole is perfect just the way it is… but this twist on a classic is great for those hungry house guests who can’t wait til dinnertime! If you’re laying out some snacks for the family, try these easy and delicious green bean casserole crescent cups from the folks at Pillsbury:

Bacon Wrapped Sausage Stuffing

Everything’s better with bacon! You’ve heard of sausage stuffing, I’m sure… but have you ever seen it so perfectly prepared in a bacon-wrapped loaf? From Erren’s Kitchen, I present to you your next must-have at the Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner table: bacon wrapped sausage stuffing!

bacon wrapped stuffing side dish

Very Berry Cranberry Sauce

Okay, okay. You can make one “regular” side of cranberry sauce for the traditionalists… but check out this amazing recipe for this very berry cranberry sauce from non other than Ree Drummond from the Food Network. You’re going to need extra anyway – because what’s a better condiment than leftover cranberry sauce for the leftover turkey sandwiches you’ll be eating all weekend long? The berries really sweeten it up, making it a great pair for those who season the turkey with a little kick of spice!

cranberry sauce

What are some of your favorite unique twists on the traditional side dishes?

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