PART OF Summer Grilling

26 Cookout Classics for the 4th of July

Fire up the grill and crush the competition with these 4th of July recipes.

Mozzarella, Tomato & Basil Salad

"A delicious and easy way to use summer tomatoes."

-Chefie Stephie

Hamburgers

"These were so juicy with the perfect balance of flavors!"

-Deely

The Best Pasta Salad

"Wonderful! Much better than regular, old pasta salad and so simple too. Perfect with any BBQ food."

-PrncsKla

Grilled Corn on the Cob

"So easy and so delicious!"

-Kim Z.

Easy Guacamole

"I've been on a quest for the perfect guac, and this one may just have ended my search. All the flavors blend beautifully."

-Ma Field

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

"Definitely a keeper! I had to use regular yellow onions instead of green, as that was what I had, but it turned out great. I will make this again!"

-johnsoneliza52

Marinated Cheese

"LOVE THIS! Anyone who loves cheese, should try this recipe."

-momstar

Grilled Shrimp Kabobs

"I made these with onion and both red and green bell pepper. An excellent recipe."

-Brooks Rose

Frito Corn Salad

"So simple, but so good. I was looking for something other than potato salad or coleslaw to serve at a BBQ, and was very happy I tried this recipe."

-Kathy

Green Chile Pimiento Cheese

"The Worcestershire sauce adds so much flavor to this cheese. Next time, I might even try making this into a cheese ball."

-Calee

Fried Green Tomatoes

"This was everything it was promised to be. Crispy breading and a tangy green tomato center."

-KD boo-do

Super Dogs

Take your hot dogs up a notch with this over-the-top recipe.

Black Bean Burgers

"These are the most delightful burgers — they're a snap to make, they taste great and they're even healthy!"

-So Cal Gal

German Potato Salad

"Loved the simplicity and appreciated the 'no mayo' angle."

-Chef Cameo

Grilled Rib Eye

"Talk about a great marinade."

-KauaiCarolAnn

Pizza on the Grill

"Very tasty. I think I've found my new favorite way to make pizza."

-SaffronMeSilly

Old Bay Shrimp Boil

"I added cloves of garlic and lemon wedges while cooking! It was delicious!"

-Teri T.

Greek Salad

"I especially liked the addition of mint. It made it stand out from all the other Greek salads out there."

-Katanashrp

Texas-Style Smoked Brisket

"WOW was this fabulous! The sauce is a little vinegary, a little sweet and a little spicy. It would also be great on seafood, hot dogs, pork or chicken."

-jenne

Crisp Watermelon Salad

"Normally I like my watermelon plain with just a little sprinkle of salt, but this salad is amazing! I love the combination of flavors."

-Jostlori

Next-Level Burgers

"The best burgers ever! The genius part of the recipe is the toppings and all of the unique flavors that they each bring."

-marie115

Mozzarella, Tomato & Basil Salad

"A delicious and easy way to use summer tomatoes."

-Chefie Stephie

Creamy Coleslaw

"Creamy and sweet with just a slight twang. This is so easy to make, it's ridiculous. Great with BBQ ribs or fried chicken."

-Mark H.

Shrimp Ceviche

"Just what a ceviche should be — light, refreshing and packed with flavor!"

-ajstrader

Kielbasa Dinner Packets

"I made this tonight on the BBQ, and it was great. I layered packets with the potatoes on the bottom and sprinkled in some fresh chopped garlic and rosemary."

-NillaWafer

Perfect Corn Dogs

"The batter was the right consistency with the right amount of sweetness."

-Josie K.

BBQ Pork Tenderloin

"This is an easy, no-brainer recipe. I throw this into the crock pot before work and come home to delicious goodness."

-invictus

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