As soon as the weather starts warming up, we all tend to want to move our entertaining outdoors. We break out the barbecues, start grilling, and spend more quality time with friends and family members.
Don't get us wrong, while we enjoy a good, juicy burger during the summertime, every once in awhile we like to shake things up and add a bit of a twist to our summer parties. That's where this delicious and fun menu comes into play.
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Keep your guests happy and snacking while you prepare the rest of the meal. These crunchy chickpeas are both healthy and addictive.
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Get the party started and take advantage of summer asparagus with this fresh bread salad.
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You can roast the beets ahead of time and then quickly assemble this rock star salad for your guests to dive into.
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This easy pizza recipe makes a great appetizer and uses naan bread so there's no need for the high heat of a pizza oven. Try it on the grill at your next cookout.Continue to 5 of 12 below.
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Potatoes are everybody's favorite side dish and these crispy cast iron potatoes can be made on the stovetop or on the grill!.
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Try throwing an outdoor party without serving pasta salad and you just may have a riot on your hands. This recipe gives the classic a fun new twist.
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Instead of grilled chicken, try offering this crunchy chicken salad as a great way to mix things up.
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Set up a DIY taco station that will be fun for your guests and make your job easy.Continue to 9 of 12 below.
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Lamb chops cook quickly and it's easy to make a lot for a crowd. Try them on the grill with this flavorful seasoning.
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Who doesn't love a grilled burger but try seasoning your ground beef with these spices first for a special treat.
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These cookies are a fun twist to the classic chocolate chip and their soft chewy textures makes them great even when baked ahead.
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What better way is there to close out an outdoor party than with bowls of sweet, cold ice cream. Try this sweet and salty treat sandwiched between two of the tahini cookies for a classic summer dessert.