Labor Day: Last Call for Summer Eats!

September 5, 2015

As Labor Day approaches every year, we have to admit we’re always feeling a little bittersweet. Somewhat sad because summer and warm weather is dwindling…but happy because kids are back in school, and the fall holidays are near. Regardless, it’s a time when everyone deserves one last hoorah with family and friends!

This last summer party should definitely include the summer favorites—we’re talking BBQ fare, sweet and juicy fruit and of course, plenty of beverages to go around. This Labor Day weekend, celebrate your time off with family and friends with the tastiest eats! Here is a sample menu that will help anyone soak up the last days of summer.

APPETIZERS

ENTREES

  • Grilled Flank Steak TacosClassic Grilled Salmon Burgers with Sesame Ginger Slaw are a unique alternative to burgers, and this Asian-inspired rendition is packed with diverse flavors.
  • Grilled Flank Steak Tacos are zesty, spicy and the ideal grilled summer send-off meal.

SIDE DISHES

  • Mexican Corn EloteCheddar & Bacon Potato Salad takes less than 30 minutes to prepare and includes all your favorite loaded potato ingredients!
  • Mexican Corn Elote is the perfect food to grill for the last time because it just screams summer and tastes even better.

SWEET TREATS

  • Mango Berry Relish Phyllo TartletsMango Berry Relish Phyllo Tartlets pile the fruit of the season high atop mini phyllo tarts that are as adorable as they are delicious!
  • What’s a Labor Day celebration without a patriotic dessert? This Pull-Apart Cookie Flag is so easy to make—it takes the labor out of Labor Day!

 

How will you be celebrating Labor Day and enjoying the final days of summer?

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