The memorial day falls on the 28th of May 2018 which is a Monday. This day is celebrated to commemorate the men and women who lost their lives defending and saving their country. The United States of America has declared this day as the Memorial day and various parades and events are held so as to pay due respect to them.

The memorial day cookout menu is a big question for anyone who is holding a memorial day lunch or dinner at home. The bbq food ideas are a bunch but you can choose the traditional bbq menu for an added up effect. The bbq dinner party menu should be made well in advance and the list should be followed too. A lot of people host the memorial day in the backyards hence, the backyard bbq menu will be your best bet.

This day also marks the unofficial onset of the summer season and henceforth, people celebrate it by throwing pool parties and organizing barbecue sessions at home. Firstly, you should know that memorial day is a day to pay your solace to the fallen soldiers and henceforth you should give this prominence and be a part of it. You can check out the ways to celebrate the Memorial Day in the true sense.

Coming back to the barbecue party, here are some food dishes that are recommended for the memorial day Barbecue men.

1Finger Chips

You will need potatoes, salt, garlic powder, pepper seasoning, onion powder, chili powder, This is quite an easy recipe to make and who doesn’t like potatoes. So, all you need to do is to peel the potatoes and cut them into the desired shape. Now, in a bowl toss all the seasoning and mix them well. Start putting them on the grill after they are marinated. Serve with tomato chili sauce.

2Grilled Corn and Tomato Salad

You will need some corn, tomato, basil leaves, mustard, olive oil and some salt and pepper to taste. Marinate the corn with some oil and then grill it for a few minutes and keep it aside. Now, chop off some tomatoes and put the corns with the tomatoes. Mix some, salt pepper and basil leaves. Serve with mustard sauce.

3Veggie Burger

The buns can be served as they are and all you have to keep care of is the potato fried filling. Firstly, take a bowl and make a batter of mashed potatoes, red chili, salt, and pepper. You can also mix in some veggies that you require. Shape them right and put some olive oil on them. Now, grill them until ready. Serve with a glass of chilled beverage.

4Watermelon and Yogurt

Sounds crazy but tastes amazing. So, you will need olive oil, yogurt, salt, pepper, seedless watermelon and mint leaves. Mix in the yogurt some salt, pepper and mint leaves. Keep aside! Now take the watermelon, brush some olive oil in it and grill it. Take out and put over it some yogurt. Tadaa, it’s ready.

Disclaimer: This one is not made on the Barbecue but you can make it commemorate the Memorial Day.

5Cream American Flag resembling Cake

You will need Vanilla extract, Cream, Sugar, Strawberries, Blueberries, Almonds and Whipped Cream. Take a bowl and mix the whipped cream, vanilla extract, some sugar until the batter is thick. Now, chop the strawberries and blueberries in the desired shape. Take a round bowl and put a layer of cream, then put a layer of strawberries, then put a layer of cream again and then some blueberries. Repeat these steps until filled up. Garnish with almonds.

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