Staying at home and spending time with the lovely people of your life is the ideal form of break from work. To make these house parties go variant, there are various themes added to it. While some go for theme parties, some keep it simply green, few make it occasion based and foodies love it food based.
One of the food theme parties that is recently being opted by chunks is – Barbecue Party.
While making the barbecue is easy with the advent of ovens, microwaves and tandoor machines, the host or hostess goes confused on what to add to make the grilled meats and paneer tastier, warmer and better.
Well, to ease your decision, here are some simple easy to make dishes that can supplement your barbecue party:
Tangy Red Cabbage Slaw
When we go to restaurants, often the grill plate is decorated with cabbages and carrots. Few like it, some ignore it. You can do the same with a change. Toss the carrots and cabbages in some lemon and orange juice. While lemon makes it tangy, orange changes the color. Some sugar, salt and pepper adds taste to the boring veggies.
Creamy Potato Salad With Bacon
Often, the barbecue parties happen without you knowing it will be at your house this time. It gets arranged so fast that you don’t even get the time to spend and plan for it. In that case, the potatoes and bacons in your fridge can do the task. Add fried bacons to boiled potatoes cut into quarters. Now make a paste of mayonnaise, sour cream, white vinegar, salt. Add this to the bacons and potatoes. For garnishing this dish, parsley can create the glam.
Barbecue Deviled Eggs
This is just adding little to your boring boiled potatoes and making a side dish out of it. Boil the eggs, remove shell, break them into halves and remove the yolk. Mash the yolk with salt, mayonnaise, mustard and some meat of your choice. Take spoonful lumps of this and place on the eggs. Sprinkle pepper before you serve.
Red Beer Baked Beans
Some prefer some gravy with the hot grills. In that case, use a tin full of baked beans on oil with some diced onions, crumbles bacons, beans. Add spices like pepper or red chilli powder based on the taste you want. At the end place the gravy on a baking dish in the microwave. This thickens the gravy.
Mexican Grilled Corn
Barbeques are preferred party theme mostly in rainy season. Hot corns are like hot cakes when it pours. So make the same as side dish to your barbecue party.Make small pieces of corn sticks and grill them till tender. Some lime and cilantro to this make a hot compliment to the flaming kababs.