Side Dishes

If that be a salad, vegetable sides, or a mac and cheese, these Side Dish Recipes are the perfect complement to any meal. Reader favorites include Italian Stuffed Artichokes, Japanese Quick Pickled Cucumbers and Lebanese Rice Pilaf With Vermicelli

greek potato salad a fresh and easy side dish recipe

Greek Potato Salad

This Greek-inspired potato salad is bursting with fresh flavors and full of juicy tomatoes, creamy feta and plump Kalamata olives. Even though fall is right around the corner, it still very much feels like summer here in Michigan. Tomatoes are …

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Spicy Asian Cole Slaw

Spicy Asian Coleslaw

A flavorful twist on the classic, this Asian inspired coleslaw is creamy, tangy and slightly spicy.  I always used to think I didn’t like coleslaw but as it turns out, they can actually be quite flavorful. Traditional coleslaws are typically overloaded in …

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Sesame Ginger Green Beans - a fast side dish recipe

Sesame Ginger Green Beans

A five ingredient and ten minute side dish recipe, green beans are steamed until crisp-tender then tossed in a fragrant sesame ginger vinaigrette. These 5-Ingredient Sesame Ginger Green Beans are a frequent occurrence in our house, especially in the summer …

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Greek Pasta Salad - a favorful pasta salad recipe for your next picnic

Greek Pasta Salad

Perfect for your next backyard BBQ or summer picnic, this Greek pasta salad is filled with crunchy vegetables, creamy feta and tangy kalamata olives. Memorial Day is right around the corner and I’ve got the ultimate pasta salad recipe for …

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Homemade Baked Croutons - The Lemon Bowl

How to Make Croutons

Homemade croutons are quickly tossed in chipotle sauce then baked to crunchy perfection. Ready in minutes, you’ll never buy store bought croutons again! We made it to day five, friends! These crunchy and addictive croutons are the final recipe of the …

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Lemony Pistachio Pesto - The Lemon Bowl

Basil Pistachio Pesto

A delicious twist on the Italian classic, your family will love this Lemony  Basil Pistachio Pesto. Serve on pasta, drizzle over meat or use as a salad dressing! Summer food is so easy, so flavorful and so healthy! I love …

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Bulgur Wheat Greek Salad

Bulgur Wheat Greek Salad

This whole grain Bulgur Wheat Greek Salad is full of crunchy veggies, creamy feta and kalamata olives then dressed in a fresh lemon-dill vinaigrette. Bulgur wheat is a staple in Middle Eastern cuisine and was frequently on our dinner table growing up. Similar …

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Vegan Potato Salad by The Lemon Bowl

Vegan Potato Salad

A healthy twist on the summertime classic, this protein-packed vegan potato salad is made with a creamy hummus vinaigrette, scallions and fresh herbs. Fourth of July is right around the corner and I am so pumped! Our city turns into Small …

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