Fast & Fresh BBQ sides
For your next grilling party, prepare these delicious sides, ready in 30 minutes or less
Rosemary Bacon, Lettuce, and Tomato Salad
Salad is a BBQ side must, but why not make it more interesting with bacon and and a blue cheesey dressing?
Heirloom Tomato Salad with Pomegranate Drizzle
When tomatoes are at their peak, make this super-simple salad and pair it with BBQ chicken and classic potato salad.
Grilled Corn Poblano Salad with Chipotle Vinaigrette
Pair this crowd-pleaser with grilled skirt steak and chili beans for a complete feast.
Cucumber Potato Salad
We love tzatiki so much that it inspired us to create this fresh version of potato salad with lots of dill, red onion, and cucumber. This would be especially great served with grilled lamb.
Recipe: Cucumber Potato Salad
Three-Cheese Garlic Bread
Garlic bread is a BBQ must and this super-cheesy version won’t disappoint.
Recipe: Three-Cheese Garlic Bread
Garlic and Thyme Green Beans
With all the potato and pasta salads around, it is nice to have some fresh, green veg. We make green beans special with fresh thyme and garlic.
Recipe: Garlic and Thyme Green Beans
Bacon and enchilada sauce make these beans super flavorful—plus you use canned beans which makes them a snap to whip up.
Recipe: Pinquito Beans
Cherry Tomato and Asparagus Salad
A favorite among Sunset staffers, this recipe is sure to be a hit at your next BBQ.
Creamy Lime Slaw
This lighter version of coleslaw gets its creaminess from yogurt.
Recipe: Creamy Lime Slaw
Spinach and Orzo Salad
Kalamata olives and sundried tomatoes make this pasta salad stand out from the store-bought stuff.
Recipe: Spinach and Orzo Salad
Grilled Romaine with Guacamole Dressing
We love guacamole so much that we decided to turn it into a dressing to pair with grilled lettuces.
Arugula Salad with White Nectarines and Mango Chutney Dressing
Pair this sweet, tart, and spicy salad with grilled salmon or trout for a perfect flavor match.