Memorial Day is almost here and everyone is planning to celebrate the first unofficial weekend of summertime. HGTV offers a tantalizing selection of recipes to add to your Memorial Day weekend party menu. From clambakes to bruschetta, get an array of recipes everyone attending your backyard barbecue is sure to enjoy.
HGTV Memorial Day Weekend Recipes for Your Party
Everyone is watching the weather reports and hoping to have a sunny Memorial Day weekend. It is the first unofficial weekend of summer and people can't wait to participate in their favorite warm weather activities. From swimming at the beach to backyard barbecues, Memorial Day weekend is the ideal time to get started. HGTV Memorial Day weekend menu ideas are sure to be a hit at any gathering you put together. If you are attending a party, bring one of these delicious dishes to be a rock star.
Cheeseburgers are a staple at any barbecue you attend during the summer. HGTV is serving some yummy cheeseburger recipes. Grill the ultimate burger thank to some solid suggestions from HGTV. Their recipe for Bacon and Ranch Baby Cheeseburgers is sure to be a real crowd pleaser. Another fantastic HGTV idea is to have a clambake, otherwise known as a low-country boil. This is a popular choice all along the East Coast. They offer a grilled version that is easy to prepare and can feed a hungry crowd.
With seafood in mind, no Memorial Day weekend party is complete without lobsters. If you can't make it to a lobster shack, create your own masterpiece at home. The HGTV blog posts a version of this summer delight with big chunks of lobster that are covered with a light dressing then nestled in a buttered bun. HGTV also offers a sensible way to use tomatoes by making a delectable whole grain roasted bruschetta as well as BLT's and caprese salad and tomato sauce. The farmers' market is the ideal place to score fresh fruit and veggies. ABC's The Chew had offered some sage advice about how to shop at farmers' markets. HGTV also advises fans not to forget the corn on the cob! Tossing corn on the cob on the grill and smothering it with butter is the perfect accompaniment to any of these alluring HGTV Memorial Day weekend recipes.
HGTV Memorial Day Weekend Cocktails
While people drink soda, wine and beer at parties as well as plenty of cold water, Memorial Day weekend parties are not the same without cocktails. Recently HGTV offered Memorial Day cocktail recipes that are sure to get the party started right. Now HGTV also recommends serving some frozen cocktails to cool your guests off during your hot Memorial Day weekend party. They recommend a Bailey's-spiked pina colada that looks like the perfect way to kick off summer. Will you be having a Memorial Day weekend party or going to one? Either way, one of these HGTV recipes is sure to make you the life of the party!
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