11 Crowd-Pleasing Dishes Just in Time for a Summer Barbecue (PHOTOS)

Liz Alterman | May 18, 2015 Food & Party

Memorial Day bbq

We wait all winter for barbecue season to officially begin, and it's finally here! Memorial Day weekend is the first of many upcoming summer weekends, in which to blow the cover off that grill with some amazing meals and just-as-special side dishes.

And don't forget dessert (as if we ever could!). We've rounded-up simple, sweet, and savory recipes that will please guests of all ages this upcoming holiday weekend. 

Many are so patriotic you'll want to serve them again this Fourth of July.

What's your favorite dish to serve at a barbecue?


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