5 Memorial Day Recipes To Try

Memorial Day is a time to celebrate and remember the men and women who have served our country and bravely fought for our freedom. It is also a great opportunity for friends and family to gather and spending time outside and enjoying some delicious food! Here are some great recipes for your backyard barbeque, picnic, or party:

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1. Roasted Corn, Avocado and Black Bean Salsa: The roasted corn adds a nice chewy sweetness to this salsa. It works great as a dip with tortilla chips, or as an accompaniment to grilled fish or chicken, or just enjoyed by the spoonful. If you make a large batch, be sure to add the avocado just before serving to keep it from browning.

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2. Chipotle Lime Grilled Skewers with Avocado Ranch: There’s nothing like a good skewer recipe to get the grill cranked up for the season.

Try this new tender and flavorful chicken recipe this weekend. When avocado, ranch and grill marks are combined, it’s a guaranteed winning recipe.

http://www.howsweeteats.com/2013/08/chipotle-lime-grilled-chicken-skewers-with-avocado-ranch/ 

3. Honey Lemon Chicken with Angle Hair Pasta: Everyone will love the tangy-sweet flavor that this easy dish offers. This recipe is quick and makes a great addition to any outdoor spread!

http://www.averiecooks.com/2015/04/honey-lemon-chicken-with-angel-hair-pasta.html

4. Summer Fruit Salsa: This summer recipe is delicious and healthy! Mix strawberries, apple, peaches and kiwi (or whatever fruit you prefer!) like a salsa and enjoy with some baked cinnamon pita chips.

http://www.itsalwaysautumn.com/2012/05/26/cook-summer-fruit-salsa-with-cinnamon-sugar-tortilla-chips.html#_a5y_p=1942626

5.Strawberry Lemonade: Everyone will love cooling off with this refreshing twist on a traditional summertime favorite.

http://laylita.com/recipes/2012/06/08/strawberry-lemonade/  

Tell us! What are some of your favorite Memorial Day recipes?


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