You’re craving chicken wings. (Same here, TBH.) But unless you eat, like, 30 of them, it’s not exactly a full meal. Luckily, they don’t need to be served solo—and you certainly don’t need to wait for game day to get your fix. If you’re wondering what goes with chicken wings, we have 45 side dishes to serve at your next BBQ, Super Bowl watch party or dinner gathering that transform them into a well-rounded meal. We’re talking Swedish cabbage slaw, Greek cauliflower rice, zucchini caprese salad, mac and cheese and everything in between.
What Goes with Chicken Wings? 45 Sides to Serve At Your Next BBQ
3. Charcuterie Board Flatbread
Our favorite dishes are those that are elegant and delicious without requiring a moment of cooking. Consider this creamy, crunchy, burrata-topped delight our top choice.
6. Avocado ‘fries’
They're creamy, crunchy and straight-up life-changing. Dip them in ranch dressing and thank us later.
7. Greek Wedge Salad
The classic dish is wonderfully simple, but all that bacon and blue cheese...oof. This Greek-inspired rendition of the wedge salad is much lighter.
9. Gluten-free Cheese And Cauliflower ‘breadsticks’
Unlimited breadsticks, very few carbs. Sounds like a dream, but we promise it's real. (That's the magic of cauliflower.)
10. Avocado Greek Salad
You totally have 15 minutes to spare for this versatile, refreshing salad.
15. Swedish ‘pizzasallad’ Cabbage Slaw
Tangy, crunchy and delicious. The dressing doesn't have a drop of mayo; instead, it's made with lots of white wine vinegar and dry spices.
16. Keto Instant Pot Greek Cauliflower Rice
Plain cauliflower rice is just fine. But this Greek cauliflower rice loaded with veggies and cheese from Jen Fisch is even better.
17. Cacio E Pepe Cauliflower
Pasta? We never met her. This super cheesy cauli is all you need when carb cravings hit.
18. All-green Crudités Basket
We give you full permission to polish off the whole spread yourself (with lots of ranch dressing or yogurt dip, of course).
24. Greens Mac And Cheese
It’s family-friendly and totally customizable. The kids won't even mind the spinach and broccolini, thanks to the Parmesan-cheddar sauce.
28. Pimento Cheese Stuffed Shishito Peppers
Pairing these with hot wings is a spice lover's dream. Think of these handhelds as elevated jalapeño poppers.
29. Roasted Cauliflower Macaroni And Cheese
Picky eaters beware: You won't even notice the cauliflower florets swimming in white cheddar cheese sauce and gemelli pasta.
30. Slow Cooker Garlic Herb Mashed Cauliflower
In a word, yum. Believe it or not, you won't even miss the spuds.
31. Buttermilk Skillet Cornbread With Tomatoes And Green Onions
Great for sharing (or not). The tomato-scallion dressing on top is tossed in olive oil, salt and pepper before crowning the cornbread, but you could easily substitute zucchini, bell pepper or corn kernels.
33. Sugar Snap Pea Salad With Chèvre Ranch
Ready in 15 minutes. (Really.) Feel free to make a second batch of chèvre ranch dressing for the chicken wings, if you feel so inclined.
35. Loaded Baked Potato ‘chips’
Adios, potato skins. These little guys are so much easier to prepare (and a million times crispier).
38. Zucchini Rice
Oh, you’re still eating regular rice? All you need is a box grater to whip up this grain-free alternative.
41. Corn And Tomato Salad With Feta And Lime
45. Baked Sweet Potato Fries
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