Your favorite Thanksgiving side dish gets a delicious makeover! This Twice the Onion Green Bean Casserole is your traditional, comforting side dish but with double the amount of French fried onions. Double the onions, doubly delicious!
Keep in touch! Subscribe to receive Melanie Makes recipes direct to your inbox.
There are a few classics that you simply don’t mess with when it comes to Thanksgiving dinner. Believe me on this one. Case in point? Green bean casserole. I’ve tried making my own french fried scallions. FAIL. I’ve tried making my own substitute for cream of mushroom soup. FAIL. Friends, don’t do it. Don’t try to be a Thanksgiving hero with this traditional side dish. Take it from me, I’ve found only one – and one way only! – to improve on the original. Enter my Twice the Onion Green Bean Casserole.
Who are we kidding? We all know why we love this turkey day staple. Those crispy, fried onions that sit on top. All the flavor, all the crunch. They’re definitely the star of the show. Well, they really are now in my Twice the Onion Green Bean Casserole. I’ve followed the traditional recipe but upped the amount of onion deliciousness. Simple enough, right? When someone noted that it’s the best green bean casserole they’ve ever had, it was a nudge that I needed to share this simple twist with all of you. You’re welcome.
Your favorite Thanksgiving side dish gets a delicious makeover! This Twice the Onion Green Bean Casserole is your traditional, comforting side dish but with double the amount of French fried onions. Double the onions, doubly delicious! Might I also recommend that you serve them alongside three other of my side dish favorites? You’ll find this beauty on our holiday table alongside my Make Ahead Sweet Potato Casserole, Slow Cooker Sausage and Cornbread Stuffing and Cheesy Corn Casserole.
Or if you’re looking for a new way to prepare green beans, these Garlic Lemon Green Beans, Charred Green Beans with Cilantro-Lime Vinegarette and Fresh Green Beans with Bacon and Sliced Almonds all would be amazing options.
We love this Twice the Onion Green Bean Casserole so much that it’s now a year round side dish and no longer regulated to just our Thanksgiving table. It’s just as amazing and comforting for a Sunday dinner as it is in November!
Looking for other amazing Thanksgiving side dishes?