Just In Case You Forgot About Memorial Day Too

I know that I haven’t posted in a while, but how is it Memorial Day already? The past few weeks have been beyond hectic: moving out of my apartment, moving back home, starting my job, working full-time, graduation. The list goes on and on. I’ve only been working for three weeks, but I know exactly what everyone is talking about when they say that before you know it, you look up and years have passed by. I looked up and saw that it was Memorial Day already and was in complete disbelief because the weather has been anything but “summery”. Here’s to hoping that wherever you live is much warmer than New Jersey.

But lets talk food. I wanted to bring you some amazing recipes to celebrate Memorial Day and grilling and hopefully sunshine and warm weather. Any of these are sure to be crowd pleasers for your party tomorrow. I will, unfortunately, be working so eat a little extra for me, will ya?

Appetizers

How Sweet It Is: BBQ Chicken Dip

How Sweet It Is: BBQ Chicken Dip

BBQ Chicken Dip
Beef Fajita Nachos
Bruschetta
Caprese Salad
Hot and Cheesy Caramelized Corn Dip
Spinach and Kale Greek Yogurt Dip
Spinach and Mushroom Quesadillas

Burgers

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Simply Scratch: Bacon Cheddar Ranch Pub Burgers

Asiago Portobello Burgers with Roasted Red Peppers and Balsamic Glaze
Asian Turkey Burgers with Spicy Lime Mayo
Bacon Cheddar Ranch Pub Burgers
BBQ Cheddar Chickpea Burgers
BBQ Chicken Burgers
BBQ Salmon Burgers
Black and Bleu Burgers
Cheeseburgers with Sauteed Mushrooms, Arugula, and Dijon Aioli
Double Bean Burgers with Avocado Basil Cream
Greek Style Turkey Burgers and Garlic Dill Mayo
Green Chili Chicken Burgers
Pepperoni Pizza Burgers
Portobello Gouda Burgers with Roasted Garlic
Portobello Prosciutto Burgers
Roasted Red Pepper Quinoa and White Bean Burgers
Shrimp Burgers with Chipotle Cream
Supreme Pizza Burgers
Sweet Potato Burgers with Roasted Garlic Cream and Avocado
Taco-Rubbed Burgers with Avocado and Tortilla Chips
Thai Turkey Burgers
Tilapia Burgers with Watermelon Salsa

Sliders

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The Pioneer Woman: Mushroom and Swiss Sliders with Spicy Fry Sauce

BBQ Portobello Sliders
Big Fat Bacon Sliders
Cheesy Stuffed Meatball Sliders
Crab Cake Sliders with Pineapple Kiwi Salsa
Crispy Quinoa Sliders
Crispy Salmon BLT Sliders with Chipotle Mayo
Grilled Chicken Bacon Sliders
Mini-Mac Sliders
Mini Meatball Sliders
Mushroom and Swiss Sliders with Spicy Fry Sauce
Spicy Chipotle Sliders
Spicy Whiskey BBQ Sliders

Steak

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How Sweet It Is: Red Wine Marinated Flank Steak with Cherry Tomato Caprese Salsa

Red Wine Marinated Flank Steak with Cherry Tomato Caprese Salsa
Ribeye Steak with Caramelized Shallots and Blue Cheese Butter
Ribeye Steak with Onion-Blue Cheese Sauce
Steak with Burgundy Mushroom Sauce
T-Bone Steaks with Hotel Butter

Other Grilled Main Dishes

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Two Peas and Their Pod: BBQ Chicken with Pineapple Bacon Salsa

BBQ Chicken with Pineapple Bacon Salsa
BBQ Spiced Salmon with Pineapple Jalapeno Salsa
Grilled Chicken Fajita Kabobs
Grilled Hawaiian Chicken Kebabs
Grilled Honey Mustard Chicken
Grilled Honey Mustard Pork Tenderloin
Grilled Maple Honey Glazed Pork Chops
Grilled Tilapia Fiesta Foil Packets
Grilled Tomato Basil Chicken
Honey, Lemon, and Rosemary Grilled Chicken
Hot and Spicy Grilled Pork Chops
Maple Glazed Chicken Kabobs with Sweet Jalapeno Salsa
Pineapple Skewered Shrimp
Simple Scrumptious Grilled Chicken
Soy Ginger Lime Grilled Turkey Tenderloins
Spicy Chipotle Shrimp Skewers
Tilapia Peach Packets
Toasted Sesame Ginger Salmon

Sides

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How Sweet It Is: Grilled Corn with Bacon Butter and Cotija Cheese

Bacon Wrapped Caramelized Sesame Asparagus
Baked Beans
Balsamic Heirloom Tomato Salad
BBQ Sweet Potato Chips
Boston Baked Beans
Corn Salsa
Crispy Baked Onion Rings
Crispy Garlicky Mustard Roasted Red Skin Potatoes
Crockpot Bacon Bourbon Baked Beans
Cucumber Salad with Sour Cream Dill Dressing
Green Bean Bacon Bundles
Grilled Corn and Black Bean Salsa
Grilled Corn with Bacon Butter and Cotija Cheese
Grilled Corn, Peach, and Basil Salsa
Grilled Pesto Potatoes
Grilled Zucchini
Macaroni Salad
Roasted Marinated Broccoli
Spinach with Garlic Chips
Sundried Tomato Pasta Salad

Desserts

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Two Peas and Their Pod: Strawberry Rhubarb Shortcakes

Balsamic Strawberry Ricotta Shortcakes
Blood Orange and Honey Sorbet
Cherry and Dark Chocolate Chip Frozen Yogurt
Cherry Sherbet
Grapefruit Sorbet
Sangria Granitas
Strawberry Daiquiri Popsicles
Strawberry Rhubarb Shortcakes
Tropical Kiwi Strawberry Spring Rolls
Watermelon Granita
White Wine Drenched Fruit Salad

Drinks

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How Sweet It Is: Blueberry Mint Juleps

Agua Fresca
Blood Orange Sangria
Blueberry Mint Juleps
Cherry Mint Julep Slushies
Mango Margaritas
Peach Margaritas
Sparkling Grapefruit Sangria
Triple Berry Mojitos

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One thought on “Just In Case You Forgot About Memorial Day Too

  1. shae pendleton May 26, 2013 at 5:31 pm Reply

    What a great compilation of recipes! These pictures make me excited about the barbecues tomorrow!

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