Guys. The time has finally come…Memorial Day Recipes!
Yes, Memorial Day is tomorrow and that means it’s summer BBQ time!! YEAHH!
Granted, it snowed here on Friday, but I’m a hoping and a prayin’ that the forecast is right and sixty degree weather will prevail for the remainder of the week. Surely most of you don’t live in a town where it snows till June. My fingers are crossed because today I am sharing a BUNCH of my favorite warm weather recipes, aka Memorial Day recipes, but equally perfect for all your upcoming summer parties. The list is a little long, so let’s get right down to it. Mmm, k?
Appetizers + Sides…aka everything you need to have a KILLER party!
A KILLER Summer Cheeseboard
Roasted Beet Hummus
The New Crudite Platter
Grilled Caprese Toast with Burrata + Avocado
Grilled Brie with Blackberry Basil Smash Salsa + Grilled Bread
Caramelized Corn and Heirloom Tomato Galette
Quick Balsamic Fig and Roasted Tomato and Burrata Tarts
Tomato, Salami and Chunky-Arugula Basil Pesto Bruschetta
Skinny Greek Feta Fries
Summer Fruit Salsa Hummus
Cheesy Miso Caramelized Corn and Pineapple Chile Dip
Guacamole with Fried Plantain Chips
Salads…cause tis the season!
Loaded Greek Quinoa Salad
Basil Goat Cheese Pasta Salad
Avocado Spring Rolls
Rainbow Veggie Pad Thai Noodles
Panzanella Style Caprese Asparagus Salad
The Mean Green Detox Salad
Grilled Potato Salad
Fresh Basil Salad with Prosciutto Wrapped Melon
Everything But the Kitchen Sink Pasta Salad
Very Berry Dream Salad
Mains…saucy, grilled, hearty summer classics!
Southwest BBQ Pork Sliders
Cedar Plank Salmon with Watermelon Feta Salsa
Honey BBQ Chicken and Charred Corn Polenta
Slow Roasted Pork Carnitas
Blackened Salmon Burgers
Chicken Shawarma Naan Salad with Sweet Potato Fries
Skillet Grilled Seafood and Chorizo Paella
Hawaiian BBQ Dog with Mango, Chili, Pineapple and Lime Relish
Brie Stuffed Burgers with Sweet Chili Corn Salsa
Sunflower Seed Veggie Burgers with Grilled Halloumi + Curried Tahini Sauce
Crockpot Grilled Fiery Habanero Apricot BBQ Ribs
Grilled Clams with Charred Jalapeno Basil Butter
Grilled Shrimp Tacos
Cedar Plank Grilled Sesame Salmon with Kimchi Miso Butter and Grilled Tomatoes
Coconut Honey Lime Filipino Chicken Adobo Skewers
Desserts…bring on the ice cream, cookies, pies and berries!
Salted Pretzel Nutella Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches
Very Berry Cheesecake Ice Cream Pavlova Jars
Rocky Road Pudding Parfaits
Strawberry Rhubarb with Honey Butter Biscuits
Strawberry Frozen Yogurt
Coconut Eton Mess Cakes with Whipped Ricotta Cream
Salted Pretzels Nutella Fudge Milkshake with Malted Milk Whipped Cream
Mini Bourbon Caramelized Peach Baked Alaska with Butter Pecan Ice Cream
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Stuffed Waffle and Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwiches
Chocolate Fudge and Coconut Pudding Macaroon Pie
Hibiscus Cherry and Ginger Beer Iced Cream Floats
Honey Butter Stone Fruit and Blackberry Meringue Tart
Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Espresso S’more
No Churn Ice Cream 5 Ways
Sweet Blueberry Buttermilk Pies
Pistachio Mint Chip Ice Cream
Drinks…cause it is summertime!
Watermelon Cucumber Margaritas
Strawberry Chamomile Paloma
Rose Lemon Spritzer
Spicy Grapefruit Margarita
Peach Arnold Palmer
Lavender Basil Lemonade
Pineapple Lime Chelada
Hibiscus, Basil and Honey Sweet Iced Tea
OKok and DONE. I know, lots and lots of good food, right? You ready for tomorrow or what? Clearly I am.
I hope you all have the BEST Memorial Day, and I’ll see ya guys back on Tuesday!! ? ?