Father's Day Cookout Menus

Serve up something special for Dad with one of these family-friendly menus for the grill.

  • Hoisin and Bourbon-Glazed Pork Tenderloin
    Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Melanie J. Clarke

    Great Grilled Menu

    From Hoisin and Bourbon-Glazed Pork Tenderloin to Grasshopper Ice Cream Pie, this delicious menu is sure to please the whole family.
  • Barbara's Big Juicy Burgers

    Burgers in the Backyard

    This menu serves up cookout favorites that feature unexpected tastes. Grill juicy burgers and serve them with toppings, such as Marinated Green Tomatoes, Pimiento Cheese, and Sweet-Hot Ketchup. For dessert, try our easy Over-the-Moon Banana Pudding.
  • Plan a Poolside Luau

    Plan a Poolside Luau

    If Dad tends to sport Hawaiian shirts on the weekends, celebrate the tropical side of life with these delicious dishes. Macadamia-Mango Chicken and Banana-Coconut Ice Cream set the stage for a buffet-worthy dinner.

  • Smoked Mozzarella Pasta Salad

    Casual Menu from the Grill

    If Sundays are usually busy, take time to kick back and relax with this array of easy, make-ahead dishes featuring grilled vegetables and Rosemary Grilled Flank Steak.
  • Beer-Can Chicken with Cola Barbecue Sauce
    Photography: Randy Mayor; Styling: Lydia DeGaris-Pursell

    Backyard Barbecue

    Our Beer-Can Chicken with Cola Barbecue Sauce is rated five stars by members and has more than 50 reviews. Dish up this juicy chicken with Sweet Potato Shoestring Fries and Fresh-from-the-Garden Vegetable Salad, and wash it all down with Watermelon Margaritas. Caramel Corn Ice Cream is a tasty twist on a summertime dessert standby.
  • No-Hassle Cookout Menu
    Photo: Melanie Acevedo; Styling: Jamie Kim

    No-Hassle Cookout Menu

    Keep the menu fresh, light, and healthy and share the prep work with everyone but Dad. That's about as easy as it gets!
  • Family Fare Menu
    Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Jan Gautro

    Family Fare Menu

    Treat Dad to this simple meal featuring chargrilled tastes. For quick and easy prep, grill the squash over direct heat while the chicken rests.
  • Flank Steak Sandwiches With Blue Cheese
    Photo: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Buffy Harget

    Summer's Best Outdoor Menu

    The grill and just a little prep work are the secrets to these easy, delicious recipes. Dad's sure to love it!
  • Weekend Brisket
    Photo: Hector Sanchez; Styling: Heather Chadduck Hillegas  

    Lasso Big Texas Flavors Menu

    Everything's bigger... Especially the flavors! Serve a big, bold Texas meal tonight beginning with airy popovers and tangy pickled asparagus spears.
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