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Are you ready to kick off the summer season? Fire up your grill and try my scrumptious Memorial Day Menu!
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Starter - American
Chicken Pasta SaladSummer is the season for fresh salads, and you will be thrilled with this quick & easy recipe! I have taken the quintessential pasta salad and elevated it with tender chunks of chicken. Not only would this salad be ideal for summer get-togethers, but also as a quick & easy light dinner.
Main Dish - American
Apple-Bourbon Barbecue RibsBarbecue ribs are the quintessential dish for backyard barbecues and family reunions. Surprise your family & guests with this elevated recipe that infuses the meat with a smoky apple-bourbon sauce. Every mouthwatering bite is a tender piece of heaven!
Side Dish - American
Dill Pickle Potato SaladWhether you attend a potluck dinner, picnic, or backyard barbecue, there is a good chance that you will find potato salad on the buffet. Instead of a standard potato salad recipe, try this zesty version featuring red skin potatoes marinated in a tart dill pickle brine and mixed with crunchy pickles, celery, and parsley in a savory mayonnaise dressing.
Side Dish - American
Grilled Corn SaladCorn on the cob is a perennial favorite for backyard barbecues, and this tasty dish pays tribute to it. Imagine plump, smoky kernels of grilled corn, cut fresh from the cob, mixed with a flavorful blend of diced veggies and savory spices! Top it with a yummy fresh dressing made with lime juice, olive oil, spices, and a kiss of honey.
Dessert - American
Rhubarb & Star Anise CrumbleThis easy, comforting and flavorful rhubarb crumble is sure to please. Its flavored with fresh orange juice, cinnamon, vanilla, and star anise. Serve topped with fresh custard, low-fat ice cream or as is. This is a great dessert idea for a fast weeknight meal.
Cocktail Pairing - American