21 Stellar Thanksgiving Side Dishes You Can Make Ahead Of Time

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21 Stellar Thanksgiving Side Dishes You Can Make Ahead Of Time

Thanksgiving can quickly turn from an enjoyable holiday into a hectic cooking marathon if you don’t prepare ahead

Thankfully, these savory side dishes keep well in the fridge, so you can prepare them beforehand and save yourself a headache on the big day. You’ll breeze through Thanksgiving Day.

1 Butternut Squash Quinoa Salad

(Well Plated)

Get the Butternut Squash Quinoa Salad recipe from Well Plated

2 Bourbon Sweet Potato Casserole

(Half Baked Harvest)

Get the Bourbon Sweet Potato Casserole recipe from Half Baked Harvest

3 Vegetarian Gravy

(Umami Girl)

Get the Vegetarian Gravy recipe from Umami Girl

4 Beet Braised Lentils

(Feasting at Home)

Get the Beet Braised Lentils recipe from Feasting at Home

5 Nutty Wild Rice And Shredded Brussels Sprout Stuffed Mini Pumpkins

(Half Baked Harvest)

Get the Nutty Wild Rice And Shredded Brussels Sprout Stuffed Mini Pumpkins recipe from Half Baked Harvest

6 Maple Cranberry Sauce

(Two Peas & Their Pod)

Get the Maple Cranberry Sauce recipe from Two Peas & Their Pod

7 Farro with Dried Cherries and Pistachios

Get the Farro with Dried Cherries and Pistachios recipe from Cravings of a Lunatic

8 German Potato Salad

(A Spicy Perspective)

Get the German Potato Salad recipe from A Spicy Perspective

9 Creamy Brie Four Cheese Mac and Cheese

Get the Creamy Brie Four Cheese Mac and Cheese recipe from Half Baked Harvest

10 Cranberry Applesauce

(Simply Recipes)

Get the Cranberry Applesauce recipe from Simply Recipes

11 Herbed Black Beluga Lentils with Garlic Scapes and Yogurt Sauce

(Dolly and Oatmeal)

Get the Herbed Black Beluga Lentils with Garlic Scapes and Yogurt Sauce recipe from Dolly and Oatmeal

12 Green Goddess Mac and Cheese

(Simply Recipes)

Get the Green Goddess Mac and Cheese recipe from Simply Recipes

13 Cauliflower Couscous Salad

(Cafe Johnsonia)

Get the Cauliflower Couscous Salad recipe from Cafe Johnsonia

14 Orange Cranberry Almond Rice Pilaf

(Oh Sweet Basil)

Get the Orange Cranberry Almond Rice Pilaf recipe from Oh Sweet Basil

15 Sweet Potato Pomegranate Salad

(Two Peas & Their Pod)

Get the Sweet Potato Pomegranate Salad recipe from Two Peas & Their Pod

16 Cauliflower Gratin with Ham Breadcrumbs

(Dinner Was Delicious)

Get the Cauliflower Gratin with Ham Breadcrumbsrecipe from Dinner Was Delicious

17 Corn Remoulade

(The Crepes of Wrath)

Get the Corn Remoulade recipe from The Crepes of Wrath

18 Carrot Raisin Quinoa Salad

Get the Carrot Raisin Quinoa Salad recipe from Aggie's Kitchen

19 Balsamic Roasted Beets

(Macheesmo)

Get the Balsamic Roasted Beets recipe from Macheesmo

20 Wheat Berry and Fig Salad

(Macheesmo)

Get the Wheat Berry and Fig Salad recipe from Macheesmo

21 Perfect Gravy Without the Bird

(The View from Great Island)

Get the Perfect Gravy Without the Bird recipe from The View from Great Island

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  • This article originally appeared on HuffPost.