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A classic on the Thanksgiving table, green bean casserole combines creamy mushrooms, green beans and that crave-worthy fried onion topping. The dish is often overlooked during the rest of the year—but why? It’s delicious. From gluten-free versions to green bean casseroles with chunks of bacon, here are 15 new twists on the time-honored dish.

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Green Bean Casserole Galette

Reinvent the classic by baking green beans and creamed mushrooms into a galette. (The sweetness of the crunch is a fabulous addition.)

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Green Bean Casserole with Onion Rings

Thick-cut fried onion rings transform this green bean casserole into a “wow” dish. (Thanks for the tip, Heidi Larsen.)

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Healthy Green Bean Casserole

The OG green bean casserole isn’t exactly a salad, but this version lightens things up with 2 percent milk and veggie stock instead of cream.

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Green Bean Casserole with Crispy Fried Shallots

There’s some real satisfaction in frying your own shallots. (And bonus, you can use the same skillet to bake the whole casserole.)

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Roasted Butternut Squash Green Bean Casserole

Here’s a fun twist: Add colorful chunks of butternut squash and slivers of almonds for extra crunch.

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The Best Homemade Healthy Green Bean Casserole

Move over, Campbell’s. Coterie member Monique Volz’s “healthy-ish” green bean casserole skips the cream but still maintains plenty of cheesy flavor.

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Vegan Green Bean Casserole

Baked onions, blanched green beans and a dairy-free gravy keep this green bean casserole vegan and low in calories.

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Summery Green Bean Casserole

Think green bean casserole is just for cold-weather holidays? Eat this in August and prepare to have your mind blown.

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Green Bean Casserole

Paleo and gluten-free green bean casserole does exist! Here’s all the proof you need.

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Bacon and Green Bean Casserole

Fact: Everything’s better with bacon. (And a cup of whipping cream adds extra decadent creaminess.)

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Fresh Green Bean Casserole

The canned version was meant to be quick and easy, but Katie Workman shows us that fresh is just as simple.

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Cheesy Green Bean Casserole with White Cooking Wine

White wine adds a richness to this sauce and gives it depth of flavor like nothing you’d find in a can.

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Roasted Green Beans with Bacon

Don’t be intimidated by the lengthy ingredients list—this green bean casserole takes only five minutes of prep.

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Low Carb Gluten-Free Green Bean Casserole

Gluten-free green bean casserole doesn’t mean no crunch. You’ll get a savory bite thanks to almond flour and dried minced onions on top of this low-carb casserole.

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Instant Pot Green Bean Casserole

Pull out that Instant Pot. One of its many talents? Whipping up a truly incredible green bean casserole.

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