Don't get me wrong, I love a good green salad. But there is a whole world of quick, easy vegetable side dishes that don't involve lettuce. With recipes like sesame roasted snap peas, baked chili-spiked sweet potato chips and grilled cabbage with spicy lime dressing, you now have no excuse. Get out of that salad rut tonight!

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Chili-Spiked Sweet Potato Fries

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Lemony Green Beans With Almond Breadcrumbs

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Corn and Zucchini Salad with Chives

What are your go-to recipes for quick and simple vegetable sides?

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