beans dip spread
Fantastic with chips or spread on a sandwich, this black bean spread is something I sometimes make for taco night to stand in for refried beans as well. Spread on ...
blue cheese slaw
Similar to a lot of slaws you've probably had but with the tang of blue cheese. This slaw would be good as a side dish or on top of a ...
Serve these slightly sweet and savory collards alongside a juicy steak with some mashed potatoes for an elevated side dish of greens. You can also sandwich them between sliced cornbread ...
chili crisp pop corn
Popcorn is a perfect vessel for chili crisp flavors. You could just sprinkle some chili crisp on a small serving of buttered popcorn, but these recipes integrate the flavors into ...
These are supposed to be a crispy topper for a sandwich, but they quickly evolve into a pre-dinner snack. Be careful.
A quick easy slaw that replicates the flavors you'd find in Eastern North Carolina coleslaw. Works great as a side dish or on top of a barbecue sandwich.
A soft on the inside but crispy on the outside potato patty is a great addition to a savory sandwich. Remember this recipe whenever you have leftover mashed potatoes
Crispy and light onion rings are perfect as a side dish or placed inside a sandwich.
This giardinara recipe is spicy but not super hot. I'd list it as between mild and medium heat. Add more pickled jalapenos (and the pickling oil) or leave them out ...
hot dogs slaw
This is a fairly sweet slaw, but that's what is traditional in a Carolina Dog. You could easily just cut the sugar in half or omit it all together if ...
Crispy, crunchy and flavorful. Yes, you can fry shallots in the microwave for a great sandwich or burger addition.
Pickled radishes are great as a snack and they add crunch and flavor to a sandwich. Pull them out of the fridge and enjoy with cheese and crackers if you ...
Need a spicy kick with a bit of crunchy texture in your next sandwich? They're also perfect to spice up your next nacho or taco night.
Pickled red onions are a tangy and slightly sweet addition to a sandwich that will add texture and crunch. This is a super easy and quick recipe that will add ...
This slaw is a great addition to a jerk chicken sandwich. The pineapple and lime compliment spicy foods and also help to add a cooling element to a dish.
This is a very easy recipe that lends a lot of flavor and color to a sandwich. You can store them in the fridge for up to a week but ...
Spicy and tangy dill flavored green beans still have a bit of textured crunch. Add them to your next snack night or open them next to a charcuterie board.
Spicy and dilly and savory pickles are great as a snack or in a sandwich. A great addition to any refrigerator. I based this recipe off of this tweet from ...
Crispy and crunchy with almost no effort. Tater tot waffles are easy to make and are a great addition to a fun breakfast.