9. Hasselback Carrots
For this recipe, the hasselback is mostly for visual effect. The carrots are steamed and blackened before slicing, then lightly sprinkled with lemon juice, oil and chives.

10. Hasselback Rutabaga
If you are looking for a truly healthy side dish, these rutabagas are sliced, wrapped in foil and simply seasoned with a touch of olive oil, garlic, onion and sea salt.