Memorial Day means celebration of America with family, friends, and of course good food. It also marks the unofficial start of summer. A weekend barbecue is just what we need right about now and Jackie is helping you take hamburgers and chips to the next level. You’ll have everyone attending asking for your recipes and taking Instagrammable photos of your dishes.


A Caprese Salad with Zucchini

 

A caprese salad is a fancy fan favorite. This recipe takes your traditional caprese recipe to a whole new level with the added grilled zucchini. Delish. We also believe in the power of presentation. Get your beautiful serving plates here.

 


Raspberry Melonade

 

This one is not only for adults but also the kids! Rich in vitamin C, antibacterials, and anti-inflammatory lycopene this will be a guilt-free sip! In case you need another excuse to add another watermelon to your cart on your next grocery run, this is it! If you’re in the mood for a detox after the heavy foods, add jalapeno.

 


Prosciutto-Wrapped Cantaloupe

Your charcuterie board is going to pair well this fruity addition! It’s the total upgrade for your classic board. A unique take is sure to turn anyone into a cantaloupe fan.

 


Nacho Skillet Dip

 

Step up your nacho game by making a Nacho Skillet Dip! It’s the perfect appetizer for after playing outside or taking a dip in the pool. Your guests will not be able to resist and will be grazing on it all day long.


Smoked Gouda Mac and Cheese

 

 

 

The classic mac and cheese is made more sophisticated with smoked gouda that everyone is sure to love! It makes for perfect side dish and your kids will be begging for left overs…if there are any!

 


Bacon and Cheese-Stuffed Burgers

This burger is stuffed with bacon and cheese and butter! With only three ingredients, you are going to enjoy how simple it is to make this fan favorite. Some barbecue favorites never change.

 


Vanilla Wafer Cupcakes

Make sure to have a dessert that incorporates red white and blue. These vanilla wafer cupcakes are cute and easy to serve. Any dessert with a fresh fruit topping is a must for summer BBQ’s!

 


Salty Peanut Banana Pudding

 

The perfect combination of sweet and salty! We’ve had enough banana bread during this quarantine season. It is time we find a new use of the fruit with this Salty Peanut Banana Pudding.


Grilled Watermelon Steak with Tomatoes

Make your steak juicier with charred watermelon. Steak is a must for any summer BBQ, but why does it have to be the same every time? Throw some watermelon on the grill to enjoy with your grilled steak. So fresh!

 


Homemade Lemonade

 

Making real lemonade is made easy! This recipe will carry you through those hot summer days! Whether it’s a classic lemonade for the kids, or an adult afternoon by the pool with a splash of vodka, this lemonade is sure to be a hit.

 


Blackberry Cobbler

 

So many ways to make cobbler but we think this blackberry cobbler will get everyone excited for dessert! Top with whipped cream or a scoop of vanilla ice cream for the ultimate sweet treat.

 


Wishing you a happy and safe Memorial Day Weekend! Be sure to share any recipes you try with us on Instagram @shop.jackie.