So are you looking for the best Labor Day Recipe ideas? Obviously you’ve come to the right place!
Ah! How is it Labor Day weekend already?! Where did summer go? Labor Day is always bittersweet for me. In other words, I welcome the holiday and the labor day parties that come with it, but am sad that it’s technically “end of summer”. Regardless, if you’re looking for the best labor day menu to complete summertime – look no further. I’ve put together the 15 best Labor Day Recipe Ideas for cookouts, family gatherings, BBQ’s and more! Whether you’re looking for grilling recipes, side dishes, salad recipes, summer dessert recipes – look no further! In other words, we’ve got your Labor Day cookout or potluck covered.
First…a family favorite.
Sprinkle some parmesan on top if you’re feeling adventurous and cheesy 🙂
And then of course…I’d suggest a great steak marinade!
In addition, with any great marinade…you may also want to have some poultry marinades that you enjoy. However, these are delicious and simple to make (and very fun and colorful!).
And need a great appetizer? Here are a few of my FAVORITES that will compliment your main dish! These skewers are seriously so juicy and delicious.
And if you’re welcoming the start of College Football this weekend…you might enjoy this simple idea…(seriously, how could you go wrong with football and Mexican food – don’t forget the guacamole!)
Certainly you need a go to alcoholic beverage of choice for your Labor Day weekend…
And last, but certainly not least…you need Labor Day desserts….like these….
Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Ball
Above all, another one of the most popular desserts on my site…
Lastly, I always love putting out a veggie and fruit plate at potluck style cookouts. For instance, some summertime favorites of mine are watermelon (mmmm, juicy!), corn on the cob (or sweet corn), zucchini, coleslaw and a small macaroni dish.
So what are you going to make first?! Whether you’re just grilling cheeseburgers or hot dogs or are looking for a more detailed Labor Day menu for your summer party, I hope I’ve helped you with your meal planning this weekend! And enjoy the end of summer – maybe even treat yourself to some s’mores and ice cream after your main dish 🙂 In conclusion, we hope these Labor Day recipe ideas helped!