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Is it just us or is the usual Thanksgiving side dish game becoming, well, a snooze fest? We’re all for tradition, but it’s time to put a new spin on the holiday classics—because the only thing that should be putting you to sleep is the turkey. We’re talking seasonal ingredients and old standbys, kicked up a notch. Presenting 20 nontraditional side dishes for your Thanksgiving feast.

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Baked Cauliflower with Pomegranate Seeds and Thyme

All the flavors of stuffing, minus the soggy bread.

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Coconut Creamed Spinach

Go ahead, have seconds.

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Dorie Greenspan’s Maple Syrup and Mustard Brussels Sprouts

Maple syrup on Brussels sprouts? Trust us.

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Kale and Cheddar Cheese Galette

Pumpkin pie who?

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Oven-Roasted Beets and Potatoes

What’s the opposite of ho-hum? This dish.

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Ina Garten’s Baked Spinach and Zucchini

That’s right: Ina’s coming over.

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Delicata Squash Agrodolce

That’s the fancy Italian way of saying “sweet and sour.” And also, yum.

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Hasselback Butternut Squash

Prepare for all the oohs and ahhs.

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Brussels Sprouts Latkes

With sour cream for dipping, of course.

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Cacio e Pepe Cauliflower

There will be no leftovers.

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Stuffing Muffins

The classic side got a bite-size makeover.

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Beet and Goat Cheese Tart

Psst: Store-bought puff pastry makes this recipe a breeze.

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Chorizo Corn Bread Stuffing

Spice things up. (See what we did there?)

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Brown Butter Cranberry Pumpkin Corn Bread Skillet

Would you believe this is healthy? (Thanks, Monique Volz.)

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Pan Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon, Dates and Halloumi

This will knock Aunt Sally’s socks off (in a good way).

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5-Ingredient Red Wine Cranberry Sauce

Made with a third of a bottle of wine (just saying).

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Dorie Greenspan’s Roasted Acorn Squash Wedges

They might look like a typical side, but wait until you taste the pomegranate molasses and za’atar.

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Thai Sweet Potato Skins

Thanks to Jodi Moreno, we’re officially over casseroles.

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Warm Radicchio, Brussels Sprouts and Fennel Salad with Tahini Granola

You haven’t lived until you’ve tried tahini granola, courtesy of Coterie member Liz Harris.

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Smoky Pumpkin Beer and Cheddar Potato Soup with Candied Bacon Popcorn

Candied bacon popcorn. Need we say more?

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