Happy Memorial Day! I just want to give a quick shout out to all of the Veterans out there that have served this country. Thank you very much for all that you have done. The United States would be nothing without you. As for today, it is the best grilling day of the year. Get out there and make some hamburgers and hot dogs. If you are feeling adventurous try a few of the following.
Ribs are great, but not everyone has a smoker. So I have written up the step by step instructions for smoking ribs on a gas grill. Click Here to learn how.
Nothing says summer like, fresh seafood on the grill. Nothing beats grilled lobster tails. Click here for more information.
Now that you have grilled lobster tails down, mix the meat up and make some amazing lobster rolls. Simple and delicious. Click here for the recipe.
There isn’t a single side dish that can beat macaroni salad at a barbecue. It is an American tradition. I have a few to choose from.
Another must have side is coleslaw. I did my best and finally recreated the Colonel’s Coleslaw from the famous Chicken Restaurant. So good you have to try it.
If you want to spice up your barbecue, try some homemade ketchup. You can add as much spice or herbs as you want. It will add a little twist to your favorite burger. Homemade Ketchup Recipe.
Homemade mustard will definitely perk up your guests. Using dark seeds will make your mustard spicier and the addition of honey can add a little bit of sweetness. Homemade Mustard Recipe.
Passion fruit pina coladas scream summer. This is the perfect cocktail to start off the summer. Passion Fruit Pina Colada.
In honor of the troops and this beautiful country of ours, have a shot. A red, white and blue shot to be exact.
Happy Memorial Day! Enjoy the weather and have fun grilling.