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Top 5 Ultimate Holiday Side Dishes

                                                                       (Photo credit: Closet Cooking)                          When it comes to Christmas dinner, the side dishes are just as important as the main course. Why stick to the same boring mashed potatoes and green beans already served at Thanksgiving? Here are my top 5 Christmas (or any fall holiday) side dishes. 1. Ultimate Cornbread Casserole (Courtesy of Five Heart Home ) You won't find a cornbread recipe more savory and decadent than this one! You can choose to buy a cornbread mix from the grocery store or make it from scratch. The jalapenos are also optional depending on how much spice you want in your life.  Ingredients: 1 cup cornmeal 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 3/4 teaspoon salt 1-2 tablespoons sugar 1 16 ounce bag frozen corn, thawed 1 cup milk 1 cup sour cream 6 tablespoons melted butter salt & pepper to taste 1-2 jalapenos (optional) 1 1/2 cups grated cheddar cheese How To Make It  1.