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    37 New Barbecue Classics You Need To Try

    Food fads come and go, but burgers are forever.

    1. Pimento Cheese Burger

    André Baranowski / saveur.com

    Recipe here.

    2. Stone Fruit Salad with Lemon Lavander Syrup

    Katie Morris / katieatthekitchendoor.com

    Not all fruit salads have to be filled with cantaloupe. Recipe here.

    3. Baby Potato Salad

    Cedric Angles / bonappetit.com

    Just potatoes, chives, and homemade mayo. Recipe here.

    4. Antipasti Pasta Salad

    Petrina Tinslay / marthastewart.com

    Bonus: the leftovers are hearty enough to be a meal. Recipe here.

    5. Bacon Bourbon BBQ Chicken Kebabs

    Morgan Eisenberg / blog.hostthetoast.com

    Recipe here.

    6. Sour Cherry Pie

    Gentl & Hyers / bonappetit.com

    Recipe here.

    7. Bulgur Veggie Burgers with Lime Mayonnaise

    Romulo Yanes / gourmet.com

    No need for vegetarians to feel left out. This veggie burger is great because a) it's not filled with all the unpronounceable ingredients that are in store-bought veggie burgers, and b) it's sturdy enough to hold up on the grill. Recipe here.

    8. The Best Macaroni Salad Ever

    Ree Drummond / thepioneerwoman.com

    All-American, all the way. Recipe here.

    9. Creamy Cucumber and Grilled Potato Salad

    Christina Holmes / foodandwine.com

    Recipe here.

    10. Moist and Fluffy Cornbread

    Lindsay Moe / theliveinkitchen.com

    Nothing sops up extra pools of barbecue sauce like perfectly sweet, buttery cornbread. Recipe here.

    11. Classic Sangria

    Deb Perelman / smittenkitchen.com

    No need to reinvent the wheel; sangria should be boozy, fruity, and not too sweet. This recipe really nails it in its simplicity. Recipe here.

    12. Grilled Corn Slaw with Tangy Lime Dressing

    Christy Landry / myinvisiblecrown.com

    Recipe here.

    13. Grilled Turkey Burgers with Cheddar and Smoky Aioli

    Lori Lange / culinarycovers.com

    Recipe here, via Culinary Covers.

    14. Mexican Street Corn with Lime Coconut Crema

    Sarah Yates / ahouseinthehills.com

    In-season grilled corn tastes pretty perfect with just butter and salt, but this lime crema elevates things to a whole new level. Recipe here.

    15. Blueberry Cobbler

    Michelle Norris / browneyedbaker.com

    Always a crowd pleaser. Recipe here.

    16. Memphis-Style Dry Ribs

    Todd Coleman / saveur.com

    Because ripping that meat off the bone with your teeth in one perfect bite might be the most satisfying thing to happen to you all summer. Recipe here.

    17. Long Beach Coleslaw

    foodnetwork.com

    Cabbage takes a back seat to iceberg lettuce here. And the results are surprisingly satisfying. Recipe here.

    18. 3-Ingredient Pulled Pork

    tablespoon.com

    No one wants to spend six hours watching an oven (or even a grill) on a perfect summer day. Make this super easy pork shoulder in the slow cooker, then go enjoy the sunshine. Recipe here.

    19. No-Bake Strawberry Lemon Cookie Pie

    lifeloveandsugar.com

    Say what you will, but it isn't a barbecue without Cool Whip. Recipe here.

    20. Watermelon Salad with Feta and Mint

    Cate Alexandra / girlcooksworld.com

    Recipe here.

    21. Fluffy Buttermilk Biscuits

    Amy Johnson / shewearsmanyhats.com

    Recipe here.

    22. Grilled Chicken Thighs with Ancho Tequila Glaze

    Johnny Autry / myrecipes.com

    Those who don't eat burgers should not be subjected to dry grilled chicken breast. Recipe here.

    23. Grilled Eggplant with Tomatoes, Basil, and Feta

    Ryan Liebe / marthastewart.com

    Recipe here.

    24. Cold-Brew Iced Tea

    Michael Depasquale / bonappetit.com

    Recipe here.

    25. Grilled Corn with Herbed Goat Cheese Butter

    Todd Coleman / saveur.com

    Grilling corn in the husk adds a whole new flavor dimension. Recipe here.

    26. Warm German Potato Salad

    Teri Lyn Fisher & Jenny Park / spoonforkbacon.com

    Perfect for those people who prefer mustard to mayo. Recipe here.

    27. Berry and Coconut Fruit Salad

    vegetablegohan.blogspot.ch

    Take advantage of berries while they're at their best. Recipe here.

    28. Grilled Steak with Herb Sauce

    Todd Coleman / saveur.com

    No need to overcomplicate things. Recipe here.

    29. Grilled Asparagus Rafts

    Randy Mayor / myrecipes.com

    You'll never have to worry about the spears falling into the grill! Recipe here.

    30. Brownie-Bottom Ice Cream Cake

    Shelly Jaronsky / cookiesandcups.com

    Finishing it before it melts is never a problem. Recipe here.

    31. Caprese Chopped Salad

    32. Best-Ever Brownies

    pinchofyum.com

    They taste even better when eaten outdoors. Recipe here.

    33. Texas-Style Smoked Brisket

    Christopher Testani / bonappetit.com

    Yes, you can do it on a gas grill. Recipe here.

    34. Charred Mexican Zucchini

    35. Barbecued Baked Beans

    Todd Coleman / saveur.com

    Making baked beans from scratch is so worth it. Recipe here.

    36. The Only Guacamole Recipe You'll Ever Need

    Jenna Beaugh / eatliverun.com

    For real. Simple is better, when it comes to guac. Recipe here.

    37. Peach Crumble

    Sally McKenny / sallysbakingaddiction.com

    Crumbles are basically pies for lazy people. Also, they're more delicious. Recipe here.