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Meatloaf sides?

Ugh, my dad's favorite dish is meatloaf, lol, so that is on my father's day menu....not very exciting for someone who loves to cook for guests, but it is what it is. Anyway, he doesn't like mashed potatoes or mac n cheese. What sides would go well with meatloaf other than those?

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gramsmom

Asked by gramsmom at 1:42 PM on Jun. 15, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • ummm maybe some rice or a baked potato?
    zperez0809

    Answer by zperez0809 at 1:43 PM on Jun. 15, 2011

  • Down home greenbeans with bacon,dinner roll and since he doesnt like mashed tators...maybe fried potatoes??
    kimberlyinberea

    Answer by kimberlyinberea at 1:43 PM on Jun. 15, 2011

  • Garlic red potatoes
    ochsamom

    Answer by ochsamom at 1:44 PM on Jun. 15, 2011

  • Seasoned baked potatoes, Corn on the cob, Rolls,
    SuperrMommyy

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 1:53 PM on Jun. 15, 2011

  • roasted potatoes, rice pilaf, or baked potatoes, maybe even baked sweet potatoes. If nothing else some good dinner rolls...
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 1:53 PM on Jun. 15, 2011

  • you don't seem excited about the meat loaf... have you thought of spicing it up a little? Ever put ham and cheese or broccoli and cheese in the middle? Give it kind of a new flare this time?
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 1:57 PM on Jun. 15, 2011

  • "new flare" and "my dad" don't go together, lol. He likes a basic good old fashioned meat loaf. I'm not thriled about it, but is Father's Day so he gets what he likes, that is more important than my menu planning enjoyment =) Maybe I'll do some mushroom rice or roasted potatoes and a salad or veggie, thanks!
    gramsmom

    Comment by gramsmom (original poster) at 2:00 PM on Jun. 15, 2011

  • Mashed Potatoes and corn or carrots, any veggie.
    Holtswife24

    Answer by Holtswife24 at 2:04 PM on Jun. 15, 2011

  • Well crap...if I see meatloaf I automatically think mashed potatoes. Lol If he likes brocolli try it roasted with garlic ,olive oil, and red pepper flakes. It is SO good. Sauteed mushrooms, roasted potatoes, buttered rice, salad, rolls...
    CollinsMommy729

    Answer by CollinsMommy729 at 2:44 PM on Jun. 15, 2011

  • mushroom -asparagus risotto.It looks like rice so he won't be startled but tastes soooooooo good.If he doesn't care for asparagus leave it out still delicious !!!
    drfink

    Answer by drfink at 2:53 PM on Jun. 15, 2011

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