45 Recipes for Memorial Day

Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial intro to the summer season.

Opened with picnics and parades, we welcome the warm days ahead while honoring those who died while serving in the United States armed forces. Get your flags ready to wave and your grill ready to fire up–I have a bevy of essential recipes for Memorial Day celebrations!45 Recipes for Memorial Day celebrations - Poet in the PantryFirst, a few of my favorites from right here at Poet in the Pantry:

Patriotic Fruit Kabobs:

patriotic fruit kabobs - poet in the pantryBrats with Onions and Peppers:

Brats with Onions and PeppersBuffalo Beans with Cherrywood Smoked Bacon:

Buffalo Beans with Cherrywood Smoked Bacon - Poet in the PantryBerry Blue Jello Mousse Pie:

berry blue jello mousse pieAnd now, the rest of the best–what will wow everyone who comes to your party!

Appetizers

Berry Salsa from Taste Love & Nourish

Berry Salsa from Taste Love & NourishSide Dishes

Antipasto Tortellini Salad from Neighbor Food

Antipasto Tortellini Salad from Neighbor FoodAsparagus Pasta Salad with Creamy Peanut Dressing from The Lemon Bowl

Asparagus Pasta Salad with Creamy Peanut Dressing from The Lemon BowlBest Ever Tropical Fruit Salad from The Slow Roasted Italian

Best Ever Tropical Fruit Salad from The Slow Roasted ItalianBLT Caesar Pasta Salad from Julie’s Eats & Treats

BLT Pasta Salad from Julie's Eats & TreatsChicken Cobb Macaroni Salad from Foxes Love Lemons

Chicken Cobb Macaroni Salad from Foxes Love LemonsCorn on The Cob with Olive Oil, Parmesan, and Lemon from Cook The Story

Corn on The Cob with Olive Oil, Parmesan, and Lemon from Cook The StoryCreamy Buffalo Ranch Potato Salad from The Frugal Foodie Mama

Creamy Buffalo Ranch Potato Salad from The Frugal Foodie MamaPatriotic Quinoa Salad from It’s Yummi

Patriotic Quinoa Salad from It's YummiRoasted Summer Vegetable Quinoa Salad from The Roasted Root

Roasted Summer Vegetable Quinoa Salad from The Roasted RootSalad with Black Beans and Edamame from Lemons for Lulu

Salad with Black Beans and Edamame from Lemons for LuluSummer Orzo Pasta Salad from A Cedar Spoon

Summer Orzo Pasta Salad from A Cedar SpoonTriple Berry Fruit Salad with Vanilla Simple Syrup from The Kitchen Is My Playground

Triple Berry Fruit Salad with Vanilla Simple Syrup from The Kitchen Is My Playground

Ultimate Red Skinned Potato Salad (Mayo-Free) from Iowa Girl Eats
Ultimate Red Skinned Potato Salad from Iowa Girl Eats

Entrees

Beef Chorizo Sliders from Call Me PMC

Beef Chorizo Sliders from Call Me PMCBuffalo Turkey Burgers from Ari’s Menu

Buffalo Turkey Burger from Ari's MenuChicken Salad Sliders from Life Tastes Good

Chicken Salad Sliders from Life Tastes GoodChipotle Burger from Home. Made. Interest.

Chipotle Burger from Home. Made. Interest.French Onion Beer Burgers from Snappy Gourmet

French Onion Beer Burgers from Snappy GourmetLemon Aioli Chicken Salad with Pistachios from Dessert for Two

Lemon Aioli Chicken Salad with Pistachios from Dessert for TwoDesserts

Slab Pie from Dessert Now, Dinner Later

4th of July Slab Pie from Dessert Now, Dinner LaterBerry Cheesecake Chocolate Chip Cookie Cups from Cupcakes and Kale Chips

Berry Cheesecake Chocolate Chip Cookie Cups from Cupcakes and Kale ChipsBerry Limeade Bars from Mariah’s Pleasing Plates

Berry Limeade Bars from Mariah's Pleasing PlatesLayered Ribbon Jell-O Salad from Two Healthy Kitchens

Layered Ribbon Jell-o Salad from Two Healthy KitchensLemon Cream Berry Pie from Inside BruCrew Life

Lemon Cream Berry Pie from Inside BruCrew LifeMini Fruit Pizzas from Belle of The Kitchen

Mini Fruit Pizzas from Belle of The KitchenMom’s Famous Strawberry Rhubarb Pie from The Adventure Bite

Mom's Famous Strawberry Rhubarb Pie from The Adventure BiteNo Bake Blueberry Cheesecake from Nutmeg Nanny

No Bake Blueberry Cheesecake from Nutmeg NannyPatriotic Tye Dye Cupcakes from The Domestic Rebel

Patriotic Tye Dye Cupcakes from The Domestic RebelRed White & Blue Cherry Shortcakes from Tried and Tasty

Red White & Blue Cherry Shortcakes from Tried and TastyStarstruck Berry Marshmallow Pies from Urban Bakes

Starstruck Berry Marshmallow Pies from Urban BakesTriple Berry Lemon Cookie Cups from Spoonful of Flavor

Triple Berry Lemon Cookie Cups from Spoonful of Flavor

USA Flag Eclair from Big Bear’s Wife

USA Flag Eclair from Big Bear's Wife

White Balsamic Custard Tart with Fresh Berry Topping from Eats Well With Others
White Balsamic Custard Tart with Fresh Berry Topping from Eats Well With Others

Frozen Treats

Blueberry Frozen Yogurt from Foodie With Family

Blueberry Frozen Yogurt from Foodie With FamilyHealthy Freezer Pops with Brownie Brittle from Food Faith Fitness

Healthy Freezer Pops with Brownie Brittle from Food Faith FitnessRed White & Blue Double Berry Coconut Pops from An Edible Mosaic

Red White & Blue Double Berry Coconut Pops from An Edible MosaicRed White & Blueberry Popsicles from The View from Great Island

Red White & Blueberry Popsicles from The View from Great IslandStrawberry, Pineapple, & Blueberry Ice Cream from Know Your Produce
Strawberry, Pineapple, & Blueberry Ice Cream from Know Your Produce

Beverages

Raspberry Tea Floats from Home Cooking Memories

Raspberry Tea Floats from Home Cooking MemoriesStrawberry Agua Fresca from Yummy Healthy Easy

Strawberry Agua Fresca from Yummy Healthy EasyWhite Sangria from Erren’s Kitchen

White Sangria from Erren's Kitchen

Disclosure: all photos were used with permission from blog owners.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *