Everyone always talks about the main dish, but a really good side dish can steal the show. Here we keep the calories low enough so that a second helping won’t do much damage.
Photo: Oxmoor House
This Southwestern summer squash mixture is a popular side dish throughout New Mexico and south Texas. Calabacitas means “little squash” in Spanish. Tuck it into tortillas for a vegetarian taco or add pork or chicken to make it a main.