It’s summertime. Bring on the pool parties, lazy naps in the hammock and impromptu barbecues. Go ahead and invite the gang over to enjoy these crowd-pleasing BBQ dishes.
Summer nectarine salad with fresh basil dressing
Inspired by the flavors of summer, this salad is a real crowd pleaser. Shop the farmers market for fresh juicy nectarines and seasonal greens.
Dr Pepper barbecue beans
What’s a summer barbecue without a side of baked beans? This version is made with a tangy Dr Pepper barbecue sauce that can also be used on chicken or beef.
Giant barbecue bacon burger
Big, beefy and delicious, this giant bacon cheeseburger means business.
Cheesy grilled bruschetta chicken
This cheesy bruschetta chicken recipe brings together all your favorite Italian flavors into one mouthwatering dish.
Fire up the grill. It’s rib time. Click through for our favorite marinated pork and beef rib recipes.
Crispy baked potato chips
Forget the store-bought chips and go all out with these homemade baked potato chips.
Grilled sweet potato salad
Sweet potatoes never tasted so good.
No mayo coleslaw with ramen noodles
Keep it light with this mayo-free cole slaw. Crunchy ramen noodles add texture and flavor.
Green beans and potato salad with herbs
Add a classic potato salad to your BBQ spread. This recipe includes crisp green beans and fresh, flavorful dill.
Homemade ice cream sandwiches
Make chocolate cookie and salted caramel ice cream sandwiches ahead of time, then serve them straight out of the freezer.
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This post was sponsored by Safeway.