How to Have a Healthier Barbecue

Backyard BBQ’s are such a fun, low cost way to get the family and friends over to enjoy good food and a good time. Macaroni and Cheese, potato salad, buns and assorted meats are usually great items to add to the menu. However, what about with your gluten-free friends, that vegetarian brother or the countless people on a diet avoiding your amazing food? Barbecuing can definitely be done on a healthier scale, and below are a few tips you can use to get you there.

Potato Salad

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BBQ Picnic Foods Made Healthier

bbq healthyPlanning to barbecue this summer but don’t want to sabotage your diet? There are healthier. ways to prepare meats, side dishes, beverages and desserts. Here are some of our favorites:

Lighten up the meats

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Which Wines are Best for This Year’s Backyard BBQ?

bbq (1)Beer and barbecue, barbecue and beer, they have been lifetime companions for many years. But beer is not a one size fits all solution and sometimes all someone really needs is a good glass of wine.

Beer has been combined with BBQ over the years due to its ability to cleanse the palate. The acidic coldness of beer works to scrap off the rich fat that comes from meat. However, there are several wines that have the same effect as beer and also create a perfect combination with BBQ.

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