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Memorial Day Recipes

Memorial Day Cookout: 16 Recipes for a Foolproof Feast

Jennifer Segal | Posted 05.29.2016 | Taste
Jennifer Segal

It seemed like Memorial Day would never come, but the unofficial start of summer is finally here! Celebrate with a foolproof feast. Whether your hosting a backyard BBQ or taking a dish to a potluck, these grilling recipes, summery salads and simple sweets have you covered.

7 Ways To Stay Refreshed this Memorial Day Weekend

Rachel Hollis | Posted 05.24.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

Summer is just around the corner! And there' no better way to stay cool than with these refreshing recipes. So sit back relax and enjoy your Memorial ...

5 Things You Can Grill That Aren't Hot Dogs and Hamburgers

Rachel Hollis | Posted 05.23.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

Ditch those hot dogs and hamburgers this Memorial Day weekend! Instead, try some of these tasty recipes that you can make right on the grill!

33 Knockout Recipes For Your Memorial Day Party

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 05.26.2016 | Taste

Memorial Day, the unofficial start to summer, is closing in fast. What better way to celebrate the season we've all been waiting for than to throw a s...

8 Awesome Salads to Bring to a BBQ

Jennifer Segal | Posted 05.13.2016 | Taste
Jennifer Segal

Don't know what to bring to that Memorial Day BBQ? These crowd-pleasing salads have been tested and perfected, and are bound to be the most talked-about dishes at the party.

The ULTIMATE Memorial Day Menu

Steven Raichlen | Posted 07.23.2014 | Taste
Steven Raichlen

The fact is, most of these dishes have been Raichlen family favorites for decades.

The Only Hamburger Recipe You'll Ever Need

Steven Raichlen | Posted 05.27.2013 | Taste
Steven Raichlen

Today is Memorial Day and if you're like most Americans, your celebration will culminate at the grill over a sizzling hamburger. Here's a recipe for the Inside-Out Burger: the only burger recipe you really need in your repertoire.

Eats and Drinks for Memorial Day

Imbibe | Posted 05.24.2013 | Taste

Busting out the barbecue? Car-camping with friends? Wherever your plans take you, these Imbibe-inspired recipes will help make your Memorial Day celebrations even better.

Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson

5 Things To Grill This Weekend Besides Burgers And Steaks | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 05.24.2013 | Black Voices

Serious grillers know little limitation when it comes to cooking over an open flame. Just ask Roger Mooking, who travels the world uncovering the secr...

Healthy and Vegan Memorial Day Recipes

Carolyn Scott | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Carolyn Scott

Memorial Day marks the start of the "fun in the sun" season, so kick it off with an awesome get-together and killer food! Check out our fun menu of recipes for the weekend.

Chef Vanessa Cantave's 10 Tips To Upgrade Your Summer BBQ

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 05.26.2012 | Black Voices

BBQs are meant to be casual, but every now and then a summer celebration -- birthdays, family reunions, impromptu gatherings with friends -- calls for...

Making Memorial Day Cookouts Mouthwatering For Vegetarians Too

Honest Cooking | Posted 07.30.2011 | Home
Honest Cooking

there is no need to panic if you find out a vegetarian is attending your Memorial Day bar-b-que. We are regular people, and we eat lots of food.

10 Cook-Out Hits for Memorial Day

Food52 | Posted 07.27.2011 | Home

Throw a party (or two). 10 drinks, burgers, sweets & other ways to make the most of the long sunny weekend. Hit up for more on all things...

Memorial Day Grilling Guide: Tips, Tricks & Recipes

Kitchen Daily | Posted 07.27.2011 | Home

Have grilling questions? We've got answers! Below, unlock the secrets to everything you've ever wondered about cooking on an open flame, from buying t...

5 Foods Even Better Grilled

Endless Simmer | Posted 07.27.2011 | Home
Endless Simmer

With Memorial Day just around the corner, it's time to fire up that BBQ. But why stick to just burgers and dogs when cooking outside? Here are our fiv...

Memorial Day Cocktails | Posted 07.27.2011 | Home

Finally, the snow has melted, the sun is shining brightly and our cabin fever has broken--it's time to drink outside. To help you enjoy the fine weat...

Memorial Day Recipes From Food & Wine

Food & Wine | Posted 07.27.2011 | Home


Bourbon and Brine

Max Watman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Max Watman

The pickleback is an odd trend for the cocktail world. There is no mixing, there are no housemade tinctures, no rarified ingredients. There isn't even any ice.

RECIPE: Mint Juleps by the Batch

Max Watman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Max Watman

Mint juleps are delicious drinks, and people drink them quickly. Even the host of the party needs some time to handicap the race, call in some bets, and watch the post parade. The solution is to batch them.

The Ultimate Mint Julep Recipe

Meathead | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

Bourbon is the quintessential American whiskey and the drink of choice of many Southerners. If the recipe for mint juleps looks familiar, you would not be far wrong noticing its similarity to the Mojito.

When Buying a Grill, Understanding the Thermodynamics of Cooking is Crucial

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

An outdoor grill may seem simple, but it is actually a complex cooking tool, and understanding how it works is crucial to making great food outdoors, and a necessity before handing your credit card to the clerk.

Potted Herbs: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

Joshua Stokes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Joshua Stokes

If you cook much, the value of the potted herb is infinite. It taste much better cut directly from the plant. And a small rosemary bush will run you around three dollars.

Beer Brownies (PHOTOS, RECIPE)

Claire Thomas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Claire Thomas

The trick to beer brownies is in using a dark, malty beer you like that already has some desserty characteristics. You can go a little crazy with the possibilities (imagine coffee porter brownies).

Excrabaganza: A Crab Quest on the Atlantic Coast

Stefan Beck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Stefan Beck

I can report that a basket of salt-encrusted blue crabs is a meal like no other. In heaven, these will be the bar snack, mark my words.

Grilled Soft-Shells

Max Watman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Max Watman

Soft-shell crab season begins, according to lore, with the first full moon of May, which happened to come last Thursday, just in time for Memorial Day...