The 4th of July is nearly here and while you may already know whats going on the grill, have you thought about what side dishes youre going to be serving? Some will say that the success of any meal depends on the side dishes. With that in mind, weve collected 30 delicious side dish recipes that are sure to please everyone at your dinner table.
Weve got everything in here from traditional baked beans to red, white and blue potato salad and deviled eggs. Whether you are planning a huge barbecue or just a small gathering, you are sure to find the perfect sides to complement your meal and most of these contain very few ingredients and take very little time to prepare. There are also some great dips and other dishes that you could serve as appetizers before your main dish.
Before you complete your 4th of July menu, take a look at some of our delicious side dishes. You are sure to find the perfect side for your burgers, ribs or whatever you are planning to cook.
Red White and Blue Salad
This salad is not only patriotic, its a side dish that only takes 15 minutes to prepare. Its got tomatoes for the red, yogurt for the white and edible flowers for the blue. It also has Vidalia onions, cucumbers, fresh dill and other ingredients to make it delicious. Its a great side dish choice for any barbecue type foods like burgers, hot dogs or ribs or have it with steak or chicken. Its also a very versatile recipe and you can customize it by adding or subtracting ingredients. It would look great as the centerpiece for your July 4th cookout.
Recipe Instructions and Photo Credit Food.com