11 Last-Minute Fourth of July Recipes
Burrito Bowls Recipe
Charred corn, seasoned black beans, creamy avocado, tangy pico de gallo, cilantro-lime rice—every bite of this burrito in a bowl is a delicious surprise.
Tomato, Peach, and Corn Salad
Grilled Ratatouille Skewers
Field Pea, Corn, and Bacon Salad
Recipe: Field Pea, Corn, and Bacon Salad
It is hard to decide which ingredient is the star in this quick and easy summer salad. The Lady Cream peas, fresh corn, and smoky bacon combine to create a tasty dish that highlights some of our favorite summer produce.
Grilled Chicken Tacos
Recipe: Grilled Chicken Tacos
You don’t have to spend hours at the smoker to serve up great outdoor flavor. Place the chicken in the marinade early in the day while you prepare for your party.
Sour Cream Potato Salad
Recipe: Sour Cream Potato Salad
A backyard cookout isn’t complete without a potato salad. Your guests will love this bacon-flavored salad with a sour cream, mayo and herb dressing.
Burgers with Green Tomato Mayonnaise
Buttermilk-and-Honey Chicken Kabobs
The chicken can be marinating in a wonderful mixture of buttermilk, honey, and hot sauce while you finish straightening the house and arrange flowers for your last-minute get together.
Recipe: Deviled Potatoes
These can be made a day ahead of your event, if you have that much time. But they are equally easy and delicious if you need to make them for an impromptu party.
Recipe: Party Poppers
Keep your hungry guests satisfied with these delicious two-bite appetizers. Stuffed with chicken cream cheese and wrapped in bacon, they may completely forget about the burgers on the grill.
Sesame, Tomato, and Cucumber Salad
For a fast and fresh side for your last-minute cookout, you can’t go wrong with this beautiful salad. Ready in 10 minutes and bursting with flavor, this might become your favorite summer side dish.