13 crowd-pleasing BBQ sides
Steal the show with delicious sides like our famous Crunchy Napa Cabbage Slaw
Cucumber Potato Salad
Give new life to American potato salad. For delicate, thin cucumber slices, use a mandoline--you'll find inexpensive, good quality ones at Asian markets.
Recipe: Cucumber Potato Salad
Grilled Corn Poblano Salad with Chipotle Vinaigrette
Try this tasty salad instead of grilled corn on the cob. When cutting corn kernels from the cob, stand it in a bowl and slice down the cob's side; the bowl corrals the flying kernels.
Heirloom Tomato Salad with Pomegranate Drizzle
Take boring tomato salad up a notch. This salad is also good with grilled halloumi cheese tucked between the tomato slices.
Mediterranean Rice Salad
This dish was created specifically for potluck sharing. Its bright flavors make it the perfect side dish for anything grilled.
Recipe: Mediterranean Rice Salad
Garlic Smashed-Potato Salad
This chunky potato salad is a cool summer version of everybody's favorite garlic mashed potatoes.
Recipe: Garlic Smashed-Potato Salad
Crunchy Napa Cabbage Slaw
If you're looking for that ultimate crowd pleaser try this refreshing, crunchy slaw. Shredded napa cabbage, crunchy almonds, sweet peas, and crisp radish slices are tossed with a creamy soy dressing in, arguably, our most requested recipe.
Recipe: Crunchy Napa Cabbage Slaw
Artichoke, Fennel, and Tricolor Tomato Salad
This colorful artichoke, fennel, and tricolor tomato salad adds a fresh, gourmet touch to the traditional barbecue and potluck favorites.
Orzo Salad with Corn, Green Beans, and Tomatoes
This pasta salad combines the flavors of sweet corn, crisp green beans, and sweet cherry tomatoes with a tangy herbed dressing.
Black Bean, Rice, and Veggie Salad
This super fast vegetable-loaded salad can be made-ahead and its easily doubled for a particularly large crowd.
Juicy sweet blueberries are tossed in the batter before baking, resulting in this unique cakelike cornbread.
Recipe: Blueberry Cornbread
Marinated Heirloom Tomato Salad
Fresh, juicy, and colorful layered tomatoes, drizzled with sweet and tangy balsamic vinegar make for a refreshing salad on a hot summer day.
Recipe: Marinated Heirloom Tomato Salad
Avocado, Tomato, and Romaine Salad
Simple and basic, this salad is a great complement to grilled chicken or steak.
With a medley of flavors reminiscent of Thousand Island dressing, this slaw is just as good on its own as it is smothering the classic Western burger.
Recipe: Special Slaw