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15 Recipes to Make for Memorial Day

  • With Memorial Day right around the corner, I've rounded up 15 delicious recipes you can make for the festivities. From a refreshing red sangria, turkey burgers, and delicious warm weather side dishes. Check out the recipes below and let me know in the comments if you make any!


    Mexican Elote Turkey Burgers

    These Mexican Elote Turkey Burgers are perfect for grilling up in the summertime. Bursting with Mexican-inspired flavors that will leave your tastebuds howling for more!

    mexican elote turkey burgers on a bun

    Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

    This Mediterranean Quinoa Salad is the perfect make-ahead dish. Enjoy on its own as your lunch, as a side dish at dinner, or bring along with you to a picnic gathering. Made with good-for-you ingredients and is vegetarian-friendly.

    Mediterranean Quinoa Salad in a wooden bowl

    Red Cabbage Coleslaw

    Crunchy, colorful, and bursting with flavor, this red cabbage coleslaw is the perfect make-ahead recipe for your next summer BBQ!

    assembled red cabbage coleslaw in a bowl

    Healthy Chicken Salad Toasties

    Chicken salad toasties made with shredded chicken, celery chunks, craisins, and walnut pieces and coated with a greek yogurt and lemon dressing. Say good-bye to mayo, you’re going to love this healthier chicken salad recipe.

    healthy chicken salad in a bowl

    Herbed Yogurt Potato Salad

    Greek yogurt, lemon juice, dill, and parsley forms the most delicious potato salad dressing that is not only healthy but creamy and oh so tasty!

    herbed yogurt potato salad in a bowl

    Pulled Pork Sandwiches

    Pork tenderloin, sweet barbeque sauce, and a bottle of dark beer are the three key ingredients for a classic juicy pulled pork sandwich that will leave your mouth watering for more!

    pulled pork on toasted bun with red cabbage slaw

    Whipped Feta Dip with Air Fried Pita Chips

    A creamy, zesty, and boldly flavorful whipped feta dip that is ready in just five minutes!

    whipped feta dip in a bowl with air fried pita chi

    Spicy Black Bean Dip

    This super simple and spicy black bean dip is the perfect snack to whip up for an afternoon of watching football or as an appetizer to make for your next gathering. Only a handful of ingredients and 5 minutes of your time required!

    black bean dip with chips

    Greek Inspired Turkey Burgers

    These healthy greek inspired turkey burgers are a perfect weeknight meal that can be whipped up in under 30 minutes! Doctor up the boring plain turkey burger with a fun mix of Greek inspired ingredients for a burger you’ll want to make time and time again!

    burgers and fixings on a tray

    Healthy Dill Dip

    A 5-minute healthy dip recipe that you can whip up for an afternoon snack or your next gathering. It’s the perfect recipe to make when you need something delicious and simple.

    healthy dill dip surrounded by pita chips

    Green Bean & Parmesan Salad

    Need a quick, healthy, and tasty side dish to bring to a gathering? This green bean parmesan salad is super simple to make and doesn’t require any reheating. Made with only 6 ingredients, it’s the perfect side to accompany any dinner!

    green bean & parmesan salad in white bowl

    Healthy Carrot Fries

    A healthy alternative to french fries, these carrot fries are the perfect side to compliment your dinner. Pairs well with any type of burger! A blend of spices takes these carrots from zero to hero and as an added bonus they are so easy to make.

    carrot fries cooked

    Barbeque Shrimp Burgers

    Shrimp, garlic, scallions, red peppers, and barbeque sauce combined into deliciously juicy burgers! Pescartarian-friendly, gluten-free, and dairy-free burgers for your next summer BBQ!

    barbeque shrimp burger on a bun with tomato

    Fruity & Refreshing Red Sangria

    Sweet red wine, a splash of seltzer, brandy, and the freshest fruits combine for a thirst quenching red sangria!

    fruity & refreshing red sangria in wine glasses

    Peppadew Poppers

    The easiest appetizer that’s savory and a little bit sweet. Made with 4 ingredients, it only takes 5 minutes to make this delicious appetizer that all your friends and family will be “popping” into their mouths! The perfect bite-sized snack that’s stuffed with mozzarella cheese and drizzled with a balsamic reduction.

    stuffed peppers with mozzarella on plate