With summer right around the corner and the temperature slowly rising, barbeque season is here to stay. Kick off your summer festivities with only the best recipes for summer. Set up the grill, let the grill master work his magic and enjoy summer on a plate.
From delicious grilled chicken recipes to fantastic grilled pork chops, there are a number of different types of summer meals that you can make for the family. The best part about summer fare is that you get to eat outside with the family and taste the natural smoky flavor of the grill.
Although, we do love the meats that go on the grill, barbecue season just wouldn’t be the same without the perfect side dishes to go with it. Potato salad recipes, summer salad recipes, macaroni salad recipes, are all staples of any summer picnic table.
Side dishes are the nice palate cleanser of the meal. They are, sometimes, the only vegetables of the night. Doesn’t the saying go that the only thing that separates us from the animals is our ability to accessorize..our main dishes?
So, make use or your seasonal fruits and vegetables and make a complementary side for your summer meal. Dinner just wouldn’t be the same without them. Enjoy and happy eating!
Potato Salad Recipes
A picnic wouldn’t be the same without creamy potato salad recipes. There are so many different ways that people make their potato salads. (Don’t even get us started on German potato salad.)
Some people use red potatoes. Others use golden potatoes. Some potato salad recipes are made with mayonnaise, and others with Miracle Whip. There is one thing we are certain of; no matter what you put in it, your family is going to love it.
If you love red potatoes check out our Classic Picnic Potato Salad. Made with mustard, mayonnaise, and a splash of dill pickle juice, it’s flavor is unforgettable.
Macaroni Salad Recipes
Served with a creamy mix of ingredients that keep you eating forkful after forkful, macaroni salad recipes will make the perfect side to your summer outing. So, this summer, or any season, fire up the grill, enjoy the sun, and have a cold serving of pasta salad. It’s not very often that we go noodles for a cold pasta salad recipe. So, go noodle crazy.
Loaded with fresh vegetables, check out this classic macaroni salad. As colorful as it is delicious, whip it up for your next BBQ.
Summer Salad Recipes
We know that it is hard to get the family to eat vegetables and salad recipes. The trick is to make your salad recipe so delicious that they can’t refuse it. Many salads can be made with only a few ingredients and rely on the all-natural flavors of vegetables. Quick and easy to prepare, salads are the guilt-free side of the summer. So, use the vegetables in your garden and create your very own salad recipe.
If you love fresh veggies and bacon check out our BLT Salad Toss. Pace Picante Sauce and Italian salad dressing top this new generation salad recipe with a Southwestern flair. You’ll love it.