If you find yourself heading into a summer weekend with 3 separate cookouts on the calendar, this collection of BBQ menu ideas is for you! I mean, I could probably eat hot dogs and potato salad 3 days in a row, but I’d much rather mix it up!
This collection of summer cookout recipes includes classics like bacon cheeseburgers and BBQ ribs, but also mixes things up with fresh pasta salads, deviled eggs, vegetable sides, and party worthy desserts. Save these recipes for the next time you feel yourself getting weary of coleslaw and macaroni salad!
Bring the heat to your next BBQ with these perfectly spiced Cajun Burgers!
This classic stovetop creamy mac and cheese recipe is extra creamy and rich with a great cheddar flavor.
Cucumbers, tomatoes, and onions are tossed with vinegar and oil for an impressively simple and tasty summer salad recipe.
This Southwest Pasta Salad with creamy Cilantro Ranch Dressing is the perfect way to enjoy the last few weeks of summer.
Grape Salad with Greek Yogurt only takes about 5 minutes to make and has a handful of simple ingredients; cream cheese, Greek yogurt, sour cream, sugar, vanilla, and grapes. Top it off with a walnut brown sugar steusel for extra yumminess!
This Easy Grilled Zucchini Packet is packed with flavor. Throw the packet on the grill with any meat and they finish cooking at the same time. A perfect foil packet cookout recipe.
You know what I love most about The BEST 3 Ingredient Grilled Chicken Recipe? Besides it being extra moist and juicy, it only has 3 super simple ingredients I’m sure you already have on hand! Grill extra for leftovers and you’ll have a headstart on so many meal options!
These eight ingredient Slow Cooker Smoky Baked Beans take just 10 minutes and are the perfect BBQ side dish recipe.
These Mexican Street Corn Deviled Eggs are guaranteed to be the talk of your next gathering. All of the toppings create one amazing bite size cookout appetizer!
This eight ingredient Southwest Green Chile Corn Casserole is a perfect cookout side dish. Cumin and diced green chiles stud this velvety, comforting dish that’s full of Monterey Jack cheese
The perfect side dish for barbecues and baked ham, turkey, and chicken is rice dressing! This recipe is delicious, easy, and feeds a crowd.
This Frito Corn Salad is a great make-ahead side dish made with Chili Cheese Fritos!
Slow Cooker Loaded Potatoes are an easy side dish recipe filled with all the yummy baked potato toppings and perfect for summer BBQs.
Finger lickin’ barbecued Baby Back Ribs are a great cookout main dish alternative to hot dogs and brats.
Take your pasta salad to the next level with this super easy, veggie filled Rainbow Italian Tortellini Pasta Salad! You’ll be going back for seconds for sure.
Serve Frog Eye Fruit Salad at your next barbecue for a yummy, sweet, fruit filled side dish that will be the talk of the party.
Four berries and a hint of rhubarb make this bumbleberry pie my absolute favorite summer pie. It's so gorgeous and easy to dress up for any occasion!
Creamy pudding and crumbled Oreos combine to make this much loved dessert.