Browse our 20 best side dish recipes for ham, including everything from tender spring veggies to creamy risotto.
Scalloped Sweet Potato Stacks
When assembling these stacks in your muffin tin, place slices from ends of potatoes in the bottom of each muffin cup and use
wider slices from the middle of the potato at the top. We also like this with Gruyère instead of mozzarella.
Use white balsamic vinegar to maintain the vegetables' vibrant hue in this easy dish. Look for baby carrots with tops, which
have tender texture and subtly sweet flavor. Small carrots packed and sold as "baby" carrots are actually whittled-down mature
Just 6 ingredients are all you need to make this fresh pasta side. The lemon and basil brighten the dish making it perfect
for a spring gathering. Add cooked shrimp or chicken for a hearty lunch or light supper.
Fava beans must be shelled twice. First they're removed from their pods, then blanched, cooled slightly, and pinched to remove
the outer skins. Fresh beans taste the best, but canned fava beans will also work when fresh are out of season.
Late spring is a perfect moment in the life of a vegetable: it's tender, sweet, flavorful, and juicy. Prepare this dish with
the freshest vegetables, particularly spring onions, which look like large green onions. The fresh lettuce "melts" gently
into the peas and carrots, a true celebration of the season.
The combination of fresh peas with mint yields a harmonious and nutrition side dish. Peas are in the legume family, and these
vegetables are typically high in protein and fiber, yet low in fat and cholesterol.
According to one of our reviewers, this salad is unique, fresh and delicious. She says that the lemon zest and buttermilk
add a delightful zip to the flavor, and the veggies add a great crunch to the otherwise creamy texture.
Because this dish contains no beaten egg whites, it is not a true soufflé. The name, carrot soufflé, is derived from its light
airy texture. Similar in color and flavor to sweet potato casserole, it pairs well with ham or turkey.