5 Veggie Sides for a Grill Party

Memorial Day weekend is all about the grill, but it doesn’t have to be all about the meat. Here are a bunch of side dishes to round out your party and ensure that you and your friends eat their vegetables.

broccoli rabe tastefoodGrilled Broccoli Rabe
Char, garlic and red chili flakes transform this bitter-leaning crucifer into a delicious side dish.

pepper potatoes tastefood

No -Mayo Peppery Potato Salad
Hard to believe there’s no mayonnaise in this creamy salad, chock-a-block full of peppers, chiles and onion.

Corn Tomato SaladCorn and Tomato Salad
This classic summer salad is sweet, juicy and fresh with the kick of poblano chiles and crisp red onion.

mustard blue potato tastefoodBlue Potato and Mustard Salad
Another no-mayo potato salad, napped with olive oil and spiked with fresh mustard leaves. Use blue potatoes if you can find them for color value. Otherwise, yellow potatoes will work too.

fattoush salad tastefoodFattoush Salad
A fresh and satisfying Middle Eastern salad fragrant with mint and coriander, composed of crisp greens, crumbled feta and grilled pita bread.

4 responses to “5 Veggie Sides for a Grill Party

  1. That corn and tomato salad – I am stealing it!

  2. Love each and everyone of your suggestions. Grilling may be all about the meat but you definitely need sides like yours to make it a wonderful meal.

  3. eastofedencook

    The Corn and Tomato Salad has my undivided attention! Each scoop is a blast of summer!

  4. Your posts are so beautiful! I am loving all of the photos and am getting so inspired to go grill… I am making salmon later and this would make for a great pairing. Julia