Vegetables and Side Dishes

If you have a family recipe you want added here please e-mail me with your recipe. Please be sure to include measurements and directions. Enjoy!

Edgar Family Green Beans and Potatoes
Fresh green beans sauteed with potatoes in onion with bacon pieces.

Green Bean Casserole
Fresh green beans in a creamy sauce with crunchy onions on top

Latkes (Potato Pancakes)
Also known as Deruny in the Ukraine, this traditional pancake is hot, hard work but worth it!

Refried Beans
A very authentic tasting recipe without the hard work, or lard.

Rice Kateh
A starchier, moister Iranian style white rice. Includes directions for tah-dig. "Family" rice.

Rice Polo
Fluffy, separated Iranian style white rice. Includes directions for tah-dig. "Guest" rice.

Mast-o-Khiar (Yoghurt with Cucumbers)
In Iran this is served at the table with every meal.

Roasted Rosemary Potatoes
Red potatoes roasted in olive oil, herbs, and plenty of garlic

Spinach with Garlic and Lemon
Fresh spinach sauteed in olive oil, garlic, and lemon juice.

Suzy's Wild Brown Rice
Brown and wild rice sauteed with onions, garlic, spinach and spices

Szechuan Braised String Beans
Spicy, crispy and crunchy, this is one of my favorite dishes

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