I don't know about you, but I adore appetizers, especially around the holidays. We make these 20 minute cheesy pesto tarts all the time! ohsweetbasil.com

20 minute Cheesy Pesto Tarts

Sonoran hot dogs are like the ultimate hot dog. Loaded with beans, cheese sauce, bacon, pico de gallo, guacamole, and sour cream! ohsweetbasil.com-9

4th of July Ideas

tomato gratin ohsweetbasil.com

5 Gardening Tips and Tomato Gratin

thanksgiving recipe ideas

66 Thanksgiving Recipe Ideas

7 layer pea salad ohsweetbasil.com

7 Layer Pea Salad

It's the recipe that made a lover out of a hater for stuffing, sweet and savory cinnamon bread stuffing with apples and bacon! ohsweetbasil.com

Apple Bacon Cinnamon Stuffing

Apple Cranberry Stuffing

Asian Chicken Slaw

Asparagus avocado salad ohsweetbasil.com

Asparagus Avocado Salad

Augratin Potatoes

I gave these a try thinking they would be good, but holy moly! They are AWESOME!! cheesy herb bread ohsweetbasil.com

Awesome Cheesy Herb Rolls

Bacon Fried Rice

Bacon Potato Salad

We often think of strawberries for strawberry shortcake, but try this twist of bacon wrapped strawberry stuffed jalapenos for the perfect summer appetizer! ohsweetbasil.com

Bacon Wrapped Strawberry Stuffed Jalapenos

Baked Potatoes with Loaded Broccoli Bacon Cheese Sauce

Baked Zucchini Fries

Our favorite #salad #recipe ever! It seems so simple but then when you get that perfect bite with spinach, berry, and brown sugar almonds with a light lemon dressing, good mercy! ohsweetbasil.com_

Berry Salad with Lemon Dressing

orange spiced cranberry sauce that's the best cranberry sauce ever and it only takes 15 minutes! ohsweetbasil.com

Better than Grandma’s Spiced Orange Blackberry Cranberry Sauce

blood orange salad

Blood Orange Salad

Bowtie Chicken Pasta Salad ohsweetbasil.com

Bowtie Chicken Pasta Salad

Sweet and sticky coconut rice that's perfect with any meal ohsweetbasil.com_-3

Brazilian Coconut Rice

Dutch oven bread blossom! So, so good! ohsweetbasil.com

Bread Blossom

Broccoli and Cheese Sauce made with real cheese! ohsweetbasil.com

Broccoli and Cheese Sauce

Broccoli Salad

Broccoli Slaw

Brown Butter Spaghetti Squash

#Grilled Pineapple with brown sugar butter. Perfection all summer long with only 3 ingredients! ohsweetbasil.com_-4

Brown Sugar Grilled Pineapple

Spicy wings with celery and blue cheese dressing are so popular these days, but this girl is all about the buffalo chicken salad with blue cheese dressing. ohsweetbasil.com

Buffalo Chicken Salad with Blue Cheese Dressing

Buttermilk Biscuits

Butternut Squash and White Sweet Potato Mash

Cade’s Red Baked Beans

Caesar salad with polenta croutons ohsweetbasil.com

Caesar Salad with Polenta Croutons

A favorite summer recipe! California Club Pasta Salad ohsweetbasil.com

California Club Pasta Salad Recipe

Holiday Side Dish Recipe. Candied Pecans, bacon and brussel sprouts ohsweetbasil.com

Candied Pecan Bacon Brussel Sprouts

We had these last night and they were amazing! Roasted cheesy basil vegetables! ohsweetbasil.com

Cheesy Basil Vegetables

Cheesy black beans and rice ohsweetbasil.com

Cheesy Black Beans and Rice

Cheesy Grilled Peppers

Cheesy Potato Bites

Cheesy Rice and Vegetables

Chicken Fried Rice

Holy cow, these are amazing! Chorizo loaded cheese potatoes appetizer! ohsweetbasil.com

Chorizo Loaded Cheesy Potatoes


Cilantro Butter Corn

Cilantro Lime Quinoa ohsweetbasil.com

Cilantro Lime Quinoa

Cilantro Lime Rice cafe rio copycat recipe ohsweetbasil.com_

Cilantro Lime Rice Cafe Rio Copycat

Cilantro Pesto Asparagus ohsweetbasil.com

Cilantro Pesto Asparagus

Classic Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes on OhSweetBasil including potatoes, casserole, roasted vegetables and more!

Classic Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

Applebee's copycat oriental chicken salad ohsweetbasil.com

Copycat Applebee’s Oriental Chicken Salad

Boston Market Apples are so soft, sugary and melt in your mouth awesome, and now you can make them at home! ohsweetbasil.com

Copycat Boston Market Cinnamon Apples

Corn and Black Bean Salad With Roasted Red Pepper


It's some of our favorites in a whole new way. Cowboy caviar quinoa and honey mustard bacon brats are waiting to be on your dinner table! ohsweetbasil.com

Cowboy Caviar Quinoa

World famous crash potatoes! ohsweetbasil.com

Crash Potatoes

cucumber grape salad with strawberry poppy seed dressing! ohsweetbasil.com

Cucumber Salad with Grapes and Poppy Seed Dressing

perfect classic deviled eggs on ohsweetbasil.com

Da Bomb Deviled Eggs

The freshest spring side, dill pea and cucumber salad ohsweetbasil.com

Dill Pea and Cucumber Salad

Easter Side Dishes

Soft and fluffy, easy cheese rolls with a little ranch kick in there ohsweetbasil.com

Easy Cheesy Ranch Rolls

Dill Potato Salad that has less of a mayo-y taste and more flavor! Perfect for #pioneerday ohsweetbasil.com_-2

Easy Dill Potato Salad for Pioneer Day

Easy Gralic Parmesan Fry Bread ohsweetbasil.com

Easy Garlic Parmesan Fry Bread

A fresh and easy Greek Pasta Salad just in time for summer! This crowd-pleasing side dish is tasty with grilled meats and at all your backyard barbecues.

Easy Greek Pasta Salad

Easy Green Salad with Garlic Dill Dressing

Easy grilled lemon pepper asparagus recipe for a great side dish ohsweetbasil.com

Easy Grilled Lemon Pepper Asparagus

Quick and easy veggie pizza tarts with the best filling I've had for this easy appetizer ohsweetbasil.com

Easy Veggie Pizza Tarts Appetizer

Quick, #Easy #Fruit #Salsa #Recipe with our fave cinnamon sugar @tortillaland chips ohsweetbasil.com_-5

End of Summer Salsa

Everything Pretzel Baked Onion Rings

Father’s Day Menu


Fiesta Corn

Fiesta Rice

The best roasted fingerling potato salad I've had thanks to the awesome dressing! ohsweetbasil.com

Fingerling Potato Salad

Fingerling Potatoes

Cheesecake Berry Salad ohsweetbasil.com

Fluffy Cheesecake Fruit Salad

Four cheese stuffed tomatoes ohsweetbasil.com

Four Cheese Stuffed Tomatoes

Our favorite homemade salsa ohsweetbasil.com

Fresh Homemade Salsa

Easy fried potatoes ohsweetbasil.com

Fried Potatoes and 5 Tips for Using Produce

Frito Salad loaded so much flavor and always a favorite at BBQ's! ohsweetbasil.com

Frito Salad

Quick, #Easy #Fruit #Salsa #Recipe with our fave cinnamon sugar @tortillaland chips ohsweetbasil.com_-5

Fruit Salsa

Fruit Soup

Cheesy Potato Casserole with Corn Flake topping (we call them funeral potatoes haha) ohsweetbasil.com

Funeral Potatoes Cheesy Potato Casserole

Greek Roasted Potatoes with Garlic Tzatziki Sauce ohsweetbasil.com

Garlic Roasted Potatoes with Tzatziki

Warm German Potato Salad- the best side ever!! ohsweetbasil.com

German Potato Salad

Greek Lemon Roasted Potatoes

Greek Salad

Greek Salad with Feta ohsweetbasil.com

Greek Salad

Grilled Caribbean Chicken Salad ohsweetbasil.com

Grilled Caribbean Chicken Salad

corn and black bean rice recipe ohsweetbasil.com

Grilled Corn Salad with Black Beans and Rice

Grilled Peach Salad

Hasselback Potatoes

healthy chicken recipe for hummus chicken ohsweetbasil.com

Healthy Hummus Chicken and Hash

The perfect way to enjoy your summer without gobs of calories, heirloom tomatoes, marinated mozzarella and plump strawberries tossed in quinoa #vegetarian #recipe ohsweetbasil.com_-3

Heirloom Berry Quinoa Salad

Heriloom tomatoes, puff pastry, marinated mozzarella and balsamic reduction and guess what, all of it is premade and you can whip it all together. ohsweetbasil.com_-3

Heirloom Tomato and Mozzarella Tart

We all grew up on green bean casserole with cream of mushroom soup, but it's time to kick things up with Heritage Green Bean Casserole with Crispy Shallots. ohsweetbasil.com

Heritage Green Bean Casserole with Crispy Shallots

How to make holiday veggie wreaths ohsweetbasil.com

Holiday Party Veggie Wreaths and Dip

Over 50 Holiday Recipes on OhSweetBasil.com

Holiday Recipes

Homemade Sweet Potato Rolls ohsweetbasil.com

Homemade Sweet Potato Rolls

honey butter drenched corn fritters that are fried to a crisp perfection ohsweetbasil.com

Honey Butter Fried Corn Fritters

One of my favorite sides and not just because it's easy, it's really delicious and the kids will eat it too! ohsweetbasil.com

Honey Roasted Carrots

These honey roasted red potatoes are simple to die for! A simple note of sweetness with these tender red potatoes make for a delicious dish! ohsweetbasil.com

Honey Roasted Red Potatoes

Honey Whole Wheat Rolls

how to caramelize peppers perfectly ohsweetbasil.com

How to Caramelize Peppers

Peach Pineapple Salsa

How To Enjoy Everyday


How to Freeze Corn for up to 12 Months

Hulled Hemp Seed Salad w/ Apple Dressing Recipe

#copycat #recipe Safeway has nothing on these jojos!! Crispy, tender potato wedges just like your favorite grocery store ohsweetbasil.com_-2

Jo jo’s Recipe

Lemon Orzo Pasta Salad - an easy pasta salad with fresh basil, tomatoes, cannellini beans, and almonds.

Lemon Orzo Pasta Salad

Lemon Roasted Broccoli

Limeaid With Fruit and Grilled Pineapple

This potato salad is one of our family's summer favorites. Baked potato salad with cheese, bacon and green onions. Holy delicious. ohsweetbasil.com_-2

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Loaded Salad with BBQ Ranch Dressing

Loaded Twice Baked Potatoes for real comfort food ohsweetbasil.com

Loaded Twice Baked Potatoes

Mashed Potato Cakes with Cranberry Chutney

Mexican Corn on the Cob

Mexican Fried Rice, a new fried rice is in town! ohsweetbasil.com

Mexican Fried Rice

Over 25 delicious Mexican side dish recipes featured on ohsweetbasil.com!

Mexican Side Dish Recipes

Mexican Street Corn is one of the best things you can make on the grill, you have to try it! ohsweetbasil.com

Mexican Street Corn – Elote

Mini Sweet Potato Gratins

Mother’s Day Ideas

This Mozzarella Tomato Tart has a butter-garlic phyllo crust with mozzarella, tomatoes, feta, and basil. Makes a great appetizer or light meal for summer!

Mozzarella Tomato Tart

Northern Cornbread

Easy and quick, these one hour rolls are a favorite! ohsweetbasil.com

One Hour Rolls

Totally loving this orange cranberry almond rice pilaf this winter. So much flavor and it's easy! ohsweetbasil.com

Orange Cranberry Almond Rice Pilaf

Orange Glazed Sweet Potatoes ohsweetbasil.com

Orange Glazed Sweet Potatoes

Our favorite recipe for perfectly fluffy orange rolls! ohsweetbasil.com

Orange Rolls

Panzanella Salad

Pao De Queijo

Parmesan Bread

Parmesan Fries

Perfectly crisp on the outside and tender in the center french fries just like our favorite takeout, and special sauce is amazing, ridiculously amazing. ohsweetbasil.com

Perfect French Fries & Special Sauce

Pineapple Salsa

Serve Pizza Pasta Salad at your next barbecue and enjoy the delicious flavors of an Everything Pizza in this veggie, pepperoni, and cheese filled side dish. ohsweetbasil.com

Pizza Pasta Salad

Potato, Potahto- Potato Recipes

Prosciutto wrapped asparagus

quick and easy spanish rice ohsweetbasil.com

Quick and Easy 3 Ingredient Spanish Rice

Quinoa Zucchini Parmesan Fritters

raspberry jello fluff ohsweetbasil.com

Raspberry Jello Fluff

I know, it's jello. But trust me on this one, the kids love having a marshmallow salad at #thanksgiving dinner and you'll be surprised that the adults do too! ohsweetbasil.com-2

Raspberry Jello Salad

Roasted Carrot Fries

Roasted Jalapeno Salsa

Rosemary Fingerlings

Santa Claus Melon’s

Savory Pork Roast with Pan Gravy

Savory Pork Roast with Pan Gravy

Scalloped Potatoes are one of our favorite Sunday dinner sides especially if guests are coming to dinner. #recipe ohsweetbasil.com-4

Scalloped Potatoes

seasoned french fries recipe with srawberry ketchup that is to die for

Seasoned Fries with Strawberry Ketchup

The Best mango salsa has a secret ingredient ohsweetbasil.ocm

Secret Ingredient Mango Salsa

Crispy, cheesy, and ranchy? Ok, that last one may not be a word but is there anything better than that combo? Shake N Bake Ranch Potatoes are here! ohsweetbasil.com

Shake N Bake Ranch Potatoes

Shredded Chicken and Strawberry Citrus Salad

Simple Sides

Simple Veggie Side Dish

smoked beans recipe

Smoked BBQ Beans

These are fantastic! Smoked gruyere scalloped potatoes and the trick to getting them perfectly baked ohsweetbasil.com

Smoked Gruyere Scalloped Potatoes with Leeks

When we think of macaroni and cheese we always think of Grandma Carol's ultimate comfort food, her cheesy Southern Macaroni and Cheese! ohsweetbasil.com

Southern Macaroni and Cheese

Bacon spinach salad with poppy seed dressing absoluetly must be your next side ohsweetbasil.com

Spinach Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing

smashed potatoes recipe

Steakhouse Smashed Potatoes

Strawberry Cucumber Salad with a light honey balsamic dressing that's perfect for warm summery nights ohsweetbasil.com

Strawberry Cucumber Salad

strawberry kiwi salad ohsweetbasil.com

Strawberry Kiwi Salad

Strawberry Salad With Citrus Dressing

String Beans with Bacon

Stuffed Baked Potato

Stuffed Peppers

Super Bowl Recipes

Sweet Potato and Butternut Squash Gratin

The most AMAZING Sweet Potato Casserole with marshmallows and brown sugar crumb ohsweetbasil.com

Sweet Potato Casserole

Sweet Potato Fries

Sweet Potato Fries

OBSESSED with this teriyaki chicken salad. Greens, layers of goodness and a delicious poppy seed dressing! ohsweetbasil.com

Teriyaki Chicken Salad

Teriyaki Chicken Salad with Mango and Asian Dressing

Copycat Texas Roadhouse Loaded Sweet Potato, my husband's absolute favorite side dish! ohsweetbasil.com

Texas Roadhouse Loaded Sweet Potato Copycat Recipe

Thanksgiving Ideas

Thanksgiving Salad

The Best Baked Beans

The BEST caprese salad we've ever had! ohsweetbasil.com

The BEST Caprese Salad with Pistachios

I can't even call this creamed corn, it's soooo much better than that! ohsweetbasil.com

The BEST Creamed Corn

The best grilled peppers call for queso fresco ohsweetbasil.com

The Best Grilled Peppers

The Best Mac N Cheese

Our famous potato rolls recipe ohsweetbasil.com

The BEST Potato Rolls

The Best Rice

The classic green bean casserole gets a little makeover that even your grandmother will approve of. ohsweetbasil.com #thanksgiving #sides-3

The Real Green Bean Casserole

You don't have to even leave your kitchen to have restaurant worthy Chinese food. This is the secret to ham fried rice faux takeout style. ohsweetbasil.com

The Secret to Ham Fried Rice

Tortilla Soup and Cousin’s Cornbread

#Thanksgiving is going to be delicious with these twice baked sweet potato souffles with a brown sugar crumb topping ohsweetbasil.com_-4

Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes

Using Thanksgiving Leftovers

We cannot stop making this warm roasted potato salad ohsweetbasil.com

Warm Roasted Potato Salad

The BEST watermelon salad recipe we've made ohsweetbasil.com

Watermelon Salad with Mint

White Balsamic and Basil Chicken Pasta

the rolls royce roll recipe that you must try to believe ohsweetbasil.com

World’s BEST Homemade Rolls Recipe

Zucchini Hot Dog Relish

Everyone loves Zupas and on a whim one evening I decided to make a Zupas Copycat Tomato Basil Orzo Soup and the results were fantastic! ohsweetbasil.com

Zupas Copycat Tomato Basil Orzo Soup