Are you planning a Southern ham dinner menu for the holidays? Here are 35+ of the best side dishes that are a perfect match for your holiday meal.
Holiday ham recipes
What ham recipe do you cook up for your family dinner table?
Here are some of our favorites for the holiday table:
Traeger Smoked Ham Recipe - Our most popular recipe for any holiday dinner. This method produces a gorgeous glazed ham with a rich smoky flavor.
Easy Instant Pot Ham Recipe - This easy pressure cooker recipe can be made with sugar-free ingredients. Or make the brown sugar glaze with regular brown sugar and pineapple juice. Also holiday classic also includes a maple syrup glaze recipe.
There's nothing easier than crock pot mashed potatoes when you're busy cooking during the holidays. Made with chicken broth, salt, pepper, cream cheese, and other simple ingredients in your slow cooker. Nothing could be easier!
Oven-roasted vegetables are super easy to make. This simple recipe featuring your favorite colorful vegetables makes an excellent and healthy side dish for a delicious meal. One of our favorite vegetable side dishes.
It's easy to make smoked mac and cheese on your Traeger smoker grill. The creamy sauce features Muenster and Colby Jack cheeses (not cheddar cheese). Everyone will love this cheesy dish at your holiday meal.
A classic Southern Potato Salad, just like Grandma used to make; this easy old-fashioned side dish is creamy, tangy, and deliciousness. And it’s full of crunchy dill pickles, yellow mustard, mayonnaise, and must-have hard-boiled eggs!
If you're searching for a side dish that satisfies and impresses, look no further. This cauliflower and tender broccoli au gratin are creamy, cheesy, and spiced right! It's a recipe that you and your family will love!
This super creamy mushroom risotto is cooked slowly in vegetable broth and finished with freshly grated Parmesan cheese. This recipe takes time to prepare, but the result is so worth the effort. Tender and creamy, this risotto is perfect for Sunday dinner.
Crock Pot Healthy Sweet Potato Casserole with gluten-free streusel topping is ideal for serving guests during the holiday season! This dairy-free, refined sugar-free sweet potato casserole recipe tastes just like the classic version and is better for you too!
These garlic mashed potatoes are creamy, garlicky, and the perfect side for ham! It's made with soft fluffy potatoes and garlic-infused heavy cream and finished with a drizzle of sauteed garlic butter.