BBQ menu ideas that’ll help your next barbecue (backyard, neighborhood, or anything else) be a hit. Appetizers, sides, mains, and desserts.
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These recipes will help you serve delicious beautiful food – from appetizers to desserts – that you’ll save as family favorites.
BBQ Menu Ideas For Your Next Party
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Salads For Your Barbecue
Whether pasta, potato, or green… salads are fresh and healthy ways to add flavor to your next BBQ.
This BLT pasta salad will please even the strongest meat lovers in your crowd.
This pink salad is a crowd pleaser and looks good on a table.
What is BBQ without potato salad? That's the question.
This creamy pea salad is a BBQ crowd pleaser.
Got a garden with cucumbers? Chop them up and make a lovely salad.
This strawberry salad is fresh and perfectly combines the salty and sweet.
This cherry tomato salad uses fresh cherries to give you an eye popping salad with your BBQ menu.
This traditional southern cole slaw deserves a place at every barbecue.
Love a good coleslaw? This coleslaw salad is refreshing and healthy to boot.
This red cabbage salad coleslaw is a perfect addition for foodies who love fresh crunchy salads with their barbecues.
BBQ Meats & Marinade Recipes
These are great recipes to grill meats you’ll want to store away in family favorites
Pork BBQ that's better than 5 stars.
A great chicken marinade that'll have your BBQ chicken impressing the whole block.
These steaks are grilled with mushrooms for a grill kissed meal.
If you'd love a good roast for your backyard BBQ, try this.
Shrimp shishkabob (skewers) with an awesome yummy sauce.
Get out that bacon and wrap that meat up in this juicy tasty recipe.
These grilled fajita burgers are a nice spin on traditional hamburgers. Grill the bun too for a crispy restaurant texture.
Want some chicken wings with a bit of oomph? Try to make these.
Shish kabobs are the ultimate BBQ menu delight.
Don't have any BBQ sauce on hand? Try making some yourself with these two pantry staples.
BBQ Sides & Nibbly Appetizers
Here are side dishes your family and friends will love.
Baked beans are a must have on your BBQ menu, these are delicious.
These grilled watermelon are beautiful and here's the secret to doing it perfectly.
Corn casserole is a southern favorite and a great side dish.... well pretty much any night.
These garlic smashed potatoes are a perfect rustic addition to your menu.
Mac and cheese always deserves a place on a menu.
Get the potatoes out, some broccoli, and cheese for these twice baked potatoes.
Roast these sweet potatoes as a lovely side dish.
Grill your corn and slather it with butter or a creamy avocado sauce. Done!
A twist on the normal fry? Try asparagus fries.
Grill peaches while you're at it!
Desserts That Are Backyard BBQ Favorites
No BBQ is complete without something sweet to end the evening. These desserts go well with all your barbecue menu ideas.
This fruit salad is beautiful, sweet, and there are NEVER leftovers. Try us.
Finish your lovely BBQ with a southern pound cake that's fresh and tasty.
For chocolate lovers, go no further than this.
Oh MAN banana pudding in cake form. Run to the store, people.
That's right... GRILLED Dessert Nachos. A refreshing and creative spin.
Dump cakes are so stinking easy and so tasty!
A no bake blueberry cheesecake is a perfect summery dessert.
These no bake pies are really just so convenient. A strawberry jello one deserves a place on the BBQ menu.
Trifles are great for large crowds.
A cake roll makes a beautiful addition to the dessert table.