Mediterranean Grain Salad~ Enjoy this satisfying vegetarian main: a generous bulgur salad with crumbled goat cheese and juicy tomatoes. (Bulgur has a nutty taste, it is precooked wheat that is dried and cracked)
Broccoli Rabe with Garlic and Almonds - Bring a little something different to the Thanksgiving table with this Italian-accented side dish. Boil the broccoli rabe before sauteing it to cut down on the bitterness.
Easy Thanksgiving Vegetable Recipes
Fresh green beans and meaty portobello mushrooms are sauteed with shallots to make a quick, attractive side dish. You can substitute any variety of mushrooms you like in this recipe.
This simple recipe for Carrot Spread takes on the flavors of the Middle East. Steamed carrots are pureed with cumin, ginger, cinnamon, cayenne, and tahini to create a robustly flavored appetizer. Serve with toasted cocktail-size bread slices.