Thanksgiving Dinner Sides

A group of people gathered around a table for Thanksgiving dinner

Thanksgiving is this week! Here at The Element Apartment Homes we want to make sure you have all the best sides to eat with your turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, and warm rolls. Make these tasty recipes that are a twist on the traditional Thanksgiving sides for a fun and delicious meal.

Tarragon Stuffing

This delicious and classic stuffing recipe comes from Erika Michael. “This recipe makes enough to stuff one 14 pound turkey with leftovers to bake on the side.” To make this recipe you’ll need green onions, unsalted butter, bread crumbs, dried tarragon, chopped fresh parsley, salt, black pepper, and sherry. Try it out and let us know what you think!

Yummy Sweet Potato Casserole

Here’s what Tina B had to say about this tasty sweet potato casserole recipe: “My family begs me to make this creamy baked dish every Thanksgiving and Christmas. What makes it so good is the pecan topping! Try it and I’m sure it will become your new tradition!” To make this you’ll need sweet potatoes, white sugar, eggs, salt, butter, milk, vanilla extract, brown sugar, all-purpose flour, and chopped pecans.

Cranberry Sauce with Raspberry Vinegar

“This ‘enhanced’ version of cranberry sauce has a distinctive, yummy tang. It’s great with Apricot Glazed Turkey with Onion Gravy. Can be made up to 1 week ahead.” This delicious recipe comes from Christine L. To make this cranberry sauce you’ll need sugar, raspberry vinegar, water, fresh cranberries, a cinnamon stick, and orange zest.

Green Bean Casserole

This classic casserole is a must have at your Thanksgiving dinner. This recipe comes from Ashlee Marie. To make this recipe you’ll need a can of cream of mushroom, a can of cream of celery, milk, soy sauce, black pepper, green beans, french fried onions, and bacon bits.

What’s your favorite Thanksgiving dinner side? Share the recipe with us in the comments so we can try it out! We hope you enjoy this holiday season with loved ones in or out of your apartment here in Mount Prospect, IL.