No-Hassle Cookout Recipes
Keep the menu fresh, light, and healthy and share the prep work with friends. That’s about as easy as it gets!
Quinoa is a grain-like crop grown primarily for its edible seeds, which star in this light and refreshing salad. You can substitute orzo pasta, faro, or couscous for the quinoa, if you prefer.
- Recipe: Quinoa, Corn, and Mint Salad
Dips can be made the day before the party, and they’re easy to transport without spilling. A hearty snack, like this spread, keeps guests satisfied until the main dishes are ready.
- Recipe: Smoked Bluefish Spread
Firing up the grill means you can mingle while you cook, and makes it easier to time your dishes are guests arrive. Kebabs are a smart choice because they can be prepped earlier in the day.
- Recipe: Grilled Veggie Kebabs