Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

2 Bumps

I am sick of the standard bbq menu...and we're having another one on Saturday...

Help me out with something new I can serve, please!

 
gramsmom

Asked by gramsmom at 4:38 PM on Aug. 4, 2010 in Food & Drink

Level 22 (13,423 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (21)
  • Why not grill steak and chicken and have a taco bar? Marinate the meat in lime juice, cilantro, cumin, red pepper, and garlic.

    Server tortillas, shredded cheese, sour cream, salsa, pico de gallo, and lettuce, tomato and guac.

    Make some spanish rice, and serve fresh fruit for dessert. You may want to get tortilla chips as well.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 5:16 PM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • You sound like me. I hate picnic food. How about a salad made with spinach, peppers, onion, celery, carrots, a couple apples and mandarin oranges. Then a good couple dressings, like poppyseed or sweet and sour.
    2BlondeBabies

    Answer by 2BlondeBabies at 4:41 PM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • Hmmm, what is on your regular menu?

    What about a cucumber salad? I just made one using cucumber slices, onion and bell pepper slices, cider vinegar and sugar. It's yummy.
    Jessica157

    Answer by Jessica157 at 4:42 PM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • Someone mentioned bbq meatloaf in a question of mine recently. I bet that would be good if you wanted to bring a meat dish.
    thatgirl70

    Answer by thatgirl70 at 4:43 PM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • well....... hard to make suggestions if we dont know what you usually server or if it is a back yard bbq or a bbq at a park.


    How about - bbq'd pizza (http://allrecipes.com/HowTo/Grilling-Pizza/Detail.aspx ), fish tacos a'la grill (http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/bobby-flay/fish-tacos-recipe/index.html ), or grilled veggie sandwhiches (http://allrecipes.com/Recipe/California-Grilled-Veggie-Sandwich/Detail.aspx )

    sahlady

    Answer by sahlady at 4:49 PM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • maybe some pasta salad fruit salad
    Ricanmami1

    Answer by Ricanmami1 at 4:51 PM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • I love pizza done on the grill.....yummy! I've also done meatloaf on the grill before just make sure that it's not too thick or it will burn the outside before the inside gets cooked.
    colethky

    Answer by colethky at 4:54 PM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • I love this salad...orzo pasta (cooked in chicken broth), chick peas, grape tomatoes, finely chopped red onion, chopped mint and chopped basil. Top with dressing...red wine vinegar, olive oil, honey, lemon juice. Yum!!!
    gaamom

    Answer by gaamom at 5:10 PM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • Our usual menu is burgers and dogs, maybe london broil or chicken and pineapple kabobs, pasta salad, cucumber salad, baked beans....that kind of thing.
    gramsmom

    Comment by gramsmom (original poster) at 5:13 PM on Aug. 4, 2010

  • grilled pizza sounds yummy! Or some grilled salmon?
    Ashlynnsmommy07

    Answer by Ashlynnsmommy07 at 5:19 PM on Aug. 4, 2010

Next question in Food & Drink
farmers market

Next question overall (Money & Work)
Kaplan University

close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN