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Every year just before Memorial Day rolls around I like to post a hearty collection of Summer BBQ Recipes, because summer is on the horizon and I know there are at least a dozen of you who will be hosting, attending and enjoying fabulous backyard bbqs all season long. It’s a great time of year. 🙂

There are a lot of wonderful recipes below, friends. I have them separated into three groups, Grilled Recipes, Side Dishes and Desserts. As usual, I have added a picture link to my sidebar, for this post, that will stay up all summer long. Hope it will be a useful resource to you!


Balsamic Grilled Flank Steak from Jamie Cooks It Up!!Balsamic Grilled Flank Steak

How to grill a great burger from Jamie Cooks It Up!!Classic Grilled Burger

Asian Grilled ChickenAsian Grilled Chicken

Grilled Teriyaki Chicken SandwichGrilled Teriyaki Chicken Sandwich

IMG_3756Smokey Honey BBQ Pork Ribs

Grilled Chicken Taco MarinateGrilled Chicken Tacos

Sweet Chili Grilled ChickenSweet Chili Grilled Chicken

French Onion Burger Of WonderFrench Onion Burger of Wonder

Grilled BBQ ChickenGrilled BBQ Chicken

Grilled Greek Chicken Kabobs with Cucumber SauceGrilled Greek Chicken Kabobs

Grilled Chicken MarinadeFabulous Grilled Chicken Marinade

Grilled Hawaiian Pork ChopsGrilled Hawaiian Pork Chops


side dishes

Blackberry Cashew Salad with Lemon Poppyseed DressingBlackberry Cashew Salad with Lemon Poppyseed Vinaigrette

Flavorful Potato Salad

Flavorful Potato Salad

Classic Bruschetta from Jamie Cooks It UpClassic Bruschetta

Classic Macaroni Salad from Jamie Cooks It UpClassic Macaroni Salad

Sarah's Salad

Sarah’s Salad

LumberJack Baked Beans

Lumberjack Baked Beans

Bacon, Cheddar and Ranch Potato SaladBacon Cheddar and Ranch Potato Salad

Pepperoni Pasta Salad

Pepperoni Pasta Salad

Dutch Oven Cheesy PotatoesDutch Oven Cheesy Potatoes


Fresh Mexican Salsa (Pico De Gallo)

Grilled Vegetable MedleyGrilled Vegetable Medley 

Fabulous 7 Layer Bean Dip from Jamie Cooks It Up!!Fabulous 7 Layer Bean Dip

Creamy Ranch Bacon and Tomato Salad

Creamy Ranch, Bacon and Tomato Pasta Salad

Fresh Fruit Salsa with Cinnamon Chips from Jamie Cooks It Up!Fresh Fruit Salsa with Cinnamon Sugar Tortilla Crisps

Mexican Rice Salad

Mexican Rice Salad

Fluffy Strawberry Salad

Fluffy Strawberry Salad

Chinese Cabbage Salad

Chinese Cabbage Salad

Crispy Parmesan Zucchini FriesCrispy Oven Baked Zucchini Fries

Creamy Raspberry Jello Salad

Creamy Raspberry Jello Salad


Crispy Won Ton and Chicken Asian Salad

Pretty Layered Overnight Salas

 Pretty Layered Overnight Salad

Grilled Zucchini from Jamie Cooks It Up!Simple Grilled Zucchini

Fritos Chili Cheese and Corn SaladFritos Chili Cheese and Corn Salad

Bruschetta Chicken and Pasta Salad from Jamie Cooks It Up!!Bruschetta Chicken and Pasta Salad

Patriotic Broken Glass Jello from Jamie Cooks It UpPatriotic Broken Glass Jello Salad


Vanilla Raspberry Ice Cream Dessert

 Vanilla Raspberry Ice Cream Dessert

Triple Berry pie with Lattice TopTriple Berry Pie with Lattice Top

White Chocolate Silk Pie with Raspberries and Milano Cookie Crust from Jamie Cooks It Up!White Chocolate Silk Pie with Milano Cookie Crust

Zucchini Cake with Sour Cream Frosting

Zucchini Cake with Sour Cream Frosting

Coconut Ice Cream (Almond Joy Sunday) from Jamie Cooks It Up!Coconut Ice Cream (Almond Joy Sunday)

Fresh Peach and Cream Cheese Pie

Fresh Peach and Cream Cheese Pie

Red, White and Blue Cookies

Red, White and Blue Sandwich Cookies

Easy Caramel Smore Bars

Easy Caramel Smore Bars

White Chocolate Lemon Lush Dessert from Jamie Cooks It UpWhite Chocolate Lemon Cream Dessert

Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream Dessert

Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream Dessert

Almond Butter Sheet Cake (Patriotic Style)

Almond Butter Sheet Cake (White Texas Sheet Cake)

Mandarin Orange Cake

Mandarin Orange Cake

Chocolate Cream Cake from Jamie Cooks It Up!Chocolate Cream Cake

Strawberry White Chocolate PieStrawberry White Chocolate Pie

Frozen Pink Lemonade PieFrozen Pink Lemonade Pie

Smore Cookies and Easy Indoor Smores

Smore Cookies

Banana Split Ice Cream DessertBanana Split Ice Cream Dessert

Frozen Jello Pops

Frozen Jello Pops

Chilis Chocolate Chip Paradise Pie from Jamie Cooks It Up!Chilis Chocolate Chip Paradise Pie

resized again at 9Raspberry Cream Pie

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  1. Hi Jamie! I’ve been following your blog for sometime now, but never commented before. Let me just say THANK YOU! Your recipes are wonderful & have really helped my cooking! Just this week I made the crock pot pork roast, then yesterday I made the Hawaiin Meatballs. So glad you include a suggested side as well. Love reading about your family adventures! We live in the mountains of Northeast PA, so I enjoy the different scenery from where you live. Blessings to You!

    1. Hi Gina,
      Thanks for your kind words about my site. So happy the recipes have been turning out well for you and your family. 🙂
      All the best,

  2. I just pulled out your Dutch Oven Cheesy Potatoes Recipe for this weekend. And,thanks for reminding me of Sarah’s Salad. We loved it last summer.