16 Healthy Side Dishes for Thanksgiving – This variety of chilled grain salads, bean salads and warm vegetable dishes with both global and continental inspiration are the perfect accompaniments to your Thanksgiving turkey or any meal!
Thanksgiving is coming up soon. Are you a planner? Already planning your Thanksgiving menu? Instead of the normal sides like candied yams, how about adding some healthy side dishes to the menu so you don’t have to be guilty after indulging in the Thanksgiving feast! Then you can save room for all the delicious Blueberry Pies, Pumpkin Pies and all the other decadent holiday treats!
These side dishes have inspiration from around the world so there is something for everyone on this list – Indian, Middle Eastern, Brazilian, Continental..and more…
Thanksgiving Healthy Side Dishes
Aloo Posto – Potato Poppy Seed Curry
Aloo Chorchori – Bengali 5 Spice Potatoes
Boonchi Curry – Sri Lankan Green Bean Curry
Chole Adraki – Ginger Chickpeas
Nhopi – Zimbabwe Pumpkin Polenta
Tankora Salad – Senegalese Black Eyed Pea Salad
Tabbouleh – Middle Eastern Bulgur Salad
Xuxu – Brazilian Chayote Saute
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