The 4th of July is about spending time outside, day drinking (if you’re of age), swimming (if you’re lucky), and an all-around lazy time in the best way possible. So you shouldn’t have to work too hard for the food. These 65 easy 4th of July recipes celebrate the best of summer, but you can still throw together them without holing up in the kitchen all day.
Party Steak with Grilled Scallion Salsa Verde
Skirt steak is our favorite choice when grilling for a crowd for two reasons: it feeds many and cooks in a jiffy. VIEW RECIPE
Potato Salad with Old Bay and Potato Chips
Grilled Corn Salad with Hot Honey–Lime Dressing
Bright and light, this grilled corn salad with avocado will go with everything else at your summer barbecue. VIEW RECIPE
Grilled Pork Chops with Pineapple-Turmeric Glaze
The sugars in this glaze caramelize the pork chops, resulting in deep, complex flavor.VIEW RECIPE
The Basically Burger
It’s all about that special sauce.VIEW RECIPE
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