Seven Souperb Thanksgiving Green Bean Casseroles!

Seven Souperb Thanksgiving Green Bean Casseroles!

What’s the greenest thing about Thanksgiving? Assuming you cooked the turkey properly, it’s that all-time souper-duper side dish, Green Bean Casserole!

Campbell’s Classic Green Bean Casserole

Seven Souperb Thanksgiving Green Bean Casseroles!

Seven Souperb Thanksgiving Green Bean Casseroles!(images via: John Lambert Pearson and sk)

Green Bean Casserole didn’t simply appear on our dining tables, somebody had to invent it, but who? Jump into your DeLorean and set the controls for 1955… once you’ve arrived, avoid Biff Tannen and head straight for the Campbell Soup Company’s Home Economics lab. The recipe is simple, deliciously nutritious, and after 58 years of trial and error it’s pretty much mm-mm-foolproof.

Paula Deen’s Green Bean Casserole

Seven Souperb Thanksgiving Green Bean Casseroles!(image via: cbgrfx123)

It hasn’t been a great year for the “Queen of Butter” but Paula Dean’s Green Bean Casserole manages to avoid controversy while satisfying stomachs… must be all that butter! A heaping cup of grated cheddar cheese keeps this time-honored holiday treat from being, well, cheesy.

Green Bean Bacon Casserole

Seven Souperb Thanksgiving Green Bean Casseroles!(image via: Li Tsin Soon)

Let’s face it, Green Bean Casserole isn’t at the top of everyone’s favorite holiday side dish list; it’s headlined more than a few LEAST favorite Thanksgiving dinner foods compendiums as well. What to do? Add an extra ingredient that never fails (among non-vegans, at least) to rouse moribund taste buds: bacon. This quick & easy recipe from SheKnows entices skeptical eaters with the sweet smell and great flavor of cooked & crumbled bacon!