15 BBQ Picnic Recipes

(Last Updated On: August 4, 2020)

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Glam. All opinions are my own.

As the weather begins to warm up we like to move our get togethers outside.

Gathering around the kitchen table turns into hanging out in the yard and baking in the oven turns into grilling on the patio.

In addition, the cuisine tends to make a 180 degree turn as well. I like to bid adieu to heavy winter casseroles and opt for a portable main dish and easy sides.

Here are some great ideas to try at your next BBQ party.

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by Krystle Kouture at Foodie.com


Drinks: I am the most heat intolerant person on the planet. 10 minutes outside when its 80 degrees and I’m ready to be back in the air conditioning! I love an icy cold beverage to help stay cool.

1. Pink Lemonade

2. Southern Sweet Tea

3. Cherry Limeade

Give guests something to snack on while you wrap up cooking.

1.Caprese Pasta Salad
2. Arugula and Goat Cheese Pasta Salad
3. BBQ Sweet Corn
4. Mini Grilled Pizzas

Main Dishes: Make several in case your guests do not like red meat.

1. Bacon Cheddar Burgers with Carmelized onions
2. BBQ Chicken Burgers
3. French Onion Dip Burgers
4. BBQ Chicken Bites
5. Grilled Shrimp

Desserts: You didn’t think I’d do a post without mentioning sweets did you? These are no bake as well!

1. Jello Pretzel Salad
2. Red, White, and Blue Ice Pops