Thanksgiving season may be all about the turkey, but these potato side dishes give the bird a run for its money! From Bourbon roasted sweet potatoes to decadent potato and crisp bacon tortes, these are recipes worthy of a meal people look forward to all year round. Add some color to your big day with these flavorful sides!

Bourbon Sweet Potatoes from Leite's Culinaria

Bourbon Sweet Potatoes

[Potato-Bacon Torte

Potato-Bacon Torte

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[Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Brown Butter and Sage

Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Brown Butter and SageCheddar and Mashed Potato GratinMashed Potato CakesSweet Potato Puree with Smoked PaprikaSweet Potato Turnip GratinRoasted Sweet Potatoes and Bacon

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[Mashed Potatoes with Caramelized Onions and Horseradish

Mashed Potatoes With Caramelized Onions & HorseradishScalloped Potatoes with Three Cheeses