26 Fall Side Dishes You Can Make In Less Than 30 Minutes
Quick, easy and delicious
It’s the eternal kitchen struggle: You want great food, but you don’t want to spend hours toiling away over a hot stove to make great food. Luckily, amazing side dishes don’t have to take all day, as evidenced by these 26 mouthwatering seasonal recipes that come together in 30 minutes or less.
Goat Cheese and Bacon Quinoa Risotto
Bacon all day, every day.
Pesto Roasted Brussels Sprouts
Those toasted almonds, though.
Remember what we said about bacon?
Roasted Parmesan-Garlic Acorn Squash
Squash season has commenced, and we’re pumped.
Brown Butter Mashed Potatoes
Pretty much carb heaven.
Mashed Butternut Squash with Goat Cheese and Rosemary
Pretty easy on the eyes, too.
Sweet Potato Rounds with Goat Cheese, Cranberries and Balsamic Glaze
Mmm, mmm, good.
Baked Zucchini Tots
We don’t need no stinkin’ taters.
Parmesan Cauliflower Bites
We’ve said it before, we’ll say it again: Cauliflower is the greatest.
Roasted Mushrooms in Brown Butter, Garlic and Thyme Sauce
Has anything ever tasted bad with brown butter? (Answer: No.)
Cauliflower Creamed Spinach
Broiled to golden, cheesy perfection.
Savory Monkey Bread
Um, we each get our own loaf, yes?
Creamy Potato Leek Soup
Proving that creamy and vegan aren’t mutually exclusive.
Stove-top Mac and Cheese
Sorry, just drooled a little.
One-Pan Gnocchi with Sun-dried Tomatoes and White Beans
Well, doesn’t this look lovely?
The almonds add just the right amount of crunch.
20-Minute Mashed Potatoes
To be drowned in butter, of course.
Roasted Pumpkin Fries
What can’t pumpkins do?
Green Beans with Goat Cheese, Shallots and Walnuts
Don’t be afraid to sneak in a little extra cheese.
Roasted Parmesan Carrots
Simple and delicious.
Parmesan Zucchini and Corn
The veggie combination you never knew you needed. (Oh, but you do.)
Cauliflower Cheddar Pancakes
Bonus: They’re gluten-free.
Sautéed Endive Wrapped in Prosciutto
This dish tastes as good as it looks.
Brown Butter and Garlic Roasted Peas
More peas, please!
Crispy Parmesan Ranch Zucchini Chips
Way better than store-bought.