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18 Memorial Day Foods You Need To Know About

Watermelon. Slaw. Beans. Burgers. Ribs. Desserts...Memorial Day Foodie Musts!

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1. Grilled Corn with Fresh Lime and Cotija Cheese

Grill that corn on the cob! Recipe here.
Amanda Mason | Recipes Worth Repeating / Via recipesworthrepeating.com

Grill that corn on the cob! Recipe here.

2. Creme Fraiche Potato Salad Recipe

Amazing potato salad with a twist! Recipe here.
Leslie from Bessie Bakes / Via bessiebakes.com

Amazing potato salad with a twist! Recipe here.

3. Memphis-Style Barbecue Pork Ribs

Grilled Pork Ribs. Recipe Here.
Jessica Gavin / Via jessicagavin.com

Grilled Pork Ribs. Recipe Here.

4. Coleslaw

Not your typical coleslaw...this one is better! http://recipesworthrepeating.com/recipes/salads/coleslaw/
Amanda Mason | Recipes Worth Repeating / Via recipesworthrepeating.com

Not your typical coleslaw...this one is better! http://recipesworthrepeating.com/recipes/salads/coleslaw/

5. Watermelon & Blackberry Fruit Salad

It's just not Memorial Day without watermelon and blackberries! Recipe Here.
Cooking with Janica / Via cookingwithjanica.com

It's just not Memorial Day without watermelon and blackberries! Recipe Here.

6. Cheesecake Ice Cream With Cherry & Blueberry Compote

You can't go without cheesecake on Memorial Day and this is fabulous with the cherries and blueberries! Recipe Here.
Baking Sense / Via baking-sense.com

You can't go without cheesecake on Memorial Day and this is fabulous with the cherries and blueberries! Recipe Here.

7. Mac N Cheese Bites

You can't not have Mac N Cheese...it's a MUST! Recipe Here.
Taste And See / Via tasteandsee.com

You can't not have Mac N Cheese...it's a MUST! Recipe Here.

8. "Secret Sauce" BBQ Baked Beans

Baked beans are also a must! Ummm....secret sauce! Recipe Here
Holly | Taste and See / Via tasteandsee.com

Baked beans are also a must! Ummm....secret sauce! Recipe Here

9. Arugula Salad with Goat Cheese and Candied Pecans

Perfect summer salad!! Recipe Here.
Amanda Mason | Recipes Worth Repeating / Via recipesworthrepeating.com

Perfect summer salad!! Recipe Here.

10. Jalapeno Cornbread Muffins

Perfect cornbread for your BBQ! Recipe Here.
Jillian at Simple Sassy Scrumptious / Via simplesassyscrumptious.com

Perfect cornbread for your BBQ! Recipe Here.

11. Shrimp Boil in Foil

Corn on the cob, shrimp with sausage! YES! Recipe Here.
Tastefulventure / Via tastefulventure.com

Corn on the cob, shrimp with sausage! YES! Recipe Here.

12. Patriotic Tartlets

These are the perfect dessert to celebrate Memorial Day! Recipe Here.
Jar of Lemons / Via jaroflemons.com

These are the perfect dessert to celebrate Memorial Day! Recipe Here.

13. Summer Pasta Salad With Grilled Corn and Tomatoes

Pasta salad is a must for any Memorial Day dinner! Recipe Here.
Jessica N Wood / Via jessicanwood.com

Pasta salad is a must for any Memorial Day dinner! Recipe Here.

14. Pesto Portabello Burgers

Gotta have that burger...especially a pesto one!! Recipe Here.
a couple cooks / Via acouplecooks.com

Gotta have that burger...especially a pesto one!! Recipe Here.

15. Sweet and Spicy Pineapple Pork Skewers

It's not Memorial Day without skewers!! Recipe Here.
KIMCHICHICK / Via kimchichick.com

It's not Memorial Day without skewers!! Recipe Here.

16. BBQ Pulled Chicken Sliders

Need an alternative to that burger...Recipe Here.
Lauren at Free Your Fork / Via freeyourfork.com

Need an alternative to that burger...Recipe Here.

17. Herbed Skirt Steak

A little steak action...Recipe Here
Seasonal Cravings / Via cravings.com

A little steak action...Recipe Here

18. Orange Creamsicle Cupcakes

What a perfect note to end on...Recipe Here.
Flour Arrangements / Via flourarrangements.org

What a perfect note to end on...Recipe Here.

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