Chicken cordon bleu is a classic. Chicken is wrapped around ham and melted Swiss cheese. There is a deliciously crispy coating and often a creamy sauce. The only issue is what to serve with chicken cordon bleu. That is where this list will come in handy.
Below you will find some of the best sides for chicken cordon bleu to make your meal planning a snap. Let’s get started:
ROASTED CARROT PASTA
This easy Roasted Carrot Pasta salad is packed with fresh herbs, feta cheese and carrots. It is the perfect Spring-time accompaniment for Chicken Cordon Bleu.
Stuffed mushrooms don’t have to be reserved for fancy party food. These easy Air Fryer Stuffed Mushrooms can be made with minimal effort and are the perfect little bit to accompany this chicken dish.
Creamed Spinach used to be a complicated, time-hog of a dish; this Instant Pot Creamed Spinach will show you that creamed spinach doesn’t have to be a complicated process at all. This drop and go dish will quickly become a favorite side.
Wanting to keep dinner on the lighter side? Try an easy, fresh side like this Copycat Chick Fil A Kale Crunch Salad.
FRENCH ONION SOUP
Pair one classic with another and answer the question of ‘what to serve with chicken cordon bleu’ with: French Onion Soup. This Panera Copycat Version is as easy as it gets and will be amazing with your chicken.
Asparagus is such a simple yet amazingly flavorful vegetable. This easy roasted asparagus will go perfectly with your chicken dinner.
GREEN BEANS ALMONDINE
Green Beans Almondine not only makes your humble green beans fancy, but it’s absolutely delicious and elegant in its simplicity.
Thinly sliced potatoes, a creamy sauce, cheese and spices come together in this delicious dish. While special enough to grace a holiday table, this Scalloped Potato Recipe is easy enough for a weeknight meal.
The perfect side dish for chicken cordon bleu, might just be these creamy and smooth Mashed Potatoes. Kid friendly and always a classic, you will love this dish!
Skip the plain, unseasoned white rice and instead opt for flavorful Garlic Basmati Rice. The bold flavors of oregano and garlic, combined with rich and creamy butter, create a side dish that you will be having seconds and thirds of.
PARKER HOUSE ROLLS
Buttery, soft and so flavorful, these gorgeous Parker House Rolls can elevate any meal. Plus, they are super easy to make!
TWICE BAKED POTATOES
We like to keep it simple around here, and this Twice-Baked Potato Casserole is far less labor intensive that traditional twice-baked potatoes but with all the cheese, bacon and green onion flavor you love.
BALSAMIC TOMATO SALAD
Made with garden-fresh tomatoes, spicy red onions, delicious sweet basil, and an easy three ingredient balsamic dressing, this Tomato Basil Salad takes just 10 minutes to prepare from start to finish.
A freshly made loaf of bread doesn’t just make your house smell amazing. This Homemade Italian Bread is also an amazing side dish for chicken cordon bleu.
Stuffing is such a cozy dish to serve in cooler months and always a favorite on everyone’s table. This Wild Rice and Sausage Stuffing is perfect for holidays or everyday meals.
Potato salad is a classic and works perfectly alongside chicken cordon bleu. This Creamy Dill Potato Salad is a delicious option.
ITALIAN CHOPPED SALAD
Keep it nice and simple. This Italian Chopped Salad is a flavourful side dish that would pair beautifully with chicken cordon bleu!
There are many vegetables that would go well with Chicken Cordon Bleu. This Roasted Cauliflower with Parmesan is tender-crisp, golden and full of nutty caramelized flavor. This easy, healthy side dish will go well with so many dishes.
Forget potatoes, these Air Fryer Vegetable Fries are one of the best ways to cook root vegetables in the air fryer. Enjoy the variety and dip on!