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12 recipes for a Father's Day BBQ

Celebrate Dad with a barbecue feast, complete with all the classics: potato salad, saucy chicken, ribs and homemade ice cream for dessert.
12 recipes for a Father's Day BBQ

Saucy bbq chicken.
Photo,Roberto Caruso.

Father's Day BBQ

Saucy BBQ chicken

Who doesn't love barbecue sauce? Slather up your chicken with this homemade recipe — it's fast, easy and delicious. Get the recipe.

Victoria Day weekend menus: Saucy grilled BBQ chicken on a platter Photo, Roberto Caruso.

Sticky beer-braised beef ribs

A weekend barbecue isn’t complete without saucy glazed ribs — try these beer-braised back ribs at your next cookout. Get the recipe.

12 recipes for a Father's Day BBQ Photo, John Cullen.

Flank steak with tomatoes and avocado

Sauce up that steak with something other than BBQ sauce tonight. Try this fresh salsa for a simple, colourful finish. Get the recipe.

dinner plan: grilled flank steak and avocado salsa Photo, Erik Putz.

The 'whole truck' burger

The best burgers are the ones with all the toppings you can pack on. Dad will love this burger, complete with the works: egg, cheese, lettuce, tomato, jalapenos, bacon and more! Get the recipe.

12 recipes for a Father's Day BBQ Photo, Roberto Caruso.

Lemon-garlic chicken

This recipe originally ran in Chatelaine more than 10 years ago. We’ve subbed fresh rosemary for dried, but otherwise it’s still our all-time favourite grilled chicken recipe — perfect for classic barbecues. Get the recipe.

Lemon-garlic chicken Photo, Erik Putz.

Chicken, shiitake and asparagus skewers

Simple yet sophisticated, these skewers are guaranteed BBQ hit. (Bonus: the sauce can be made a day ahead.) Get the recipe.

Salmon_pineapple-and-zucchini-skewers-with-pineapple-ginger-sauce-0-l Photo, John Cullen.

Warm grilled potato salad

A great barbecue demands unforgettable sides — starting with our favourite, potato salad. Get the recipe.

Warm grilled potato salad Photo, Erik Putz.

Panzanella Salad

Throw some vegetables on the grill and whip up this Italian-style rustic salad. Here we've used eggplant, peppers, zucchini and tomatoes. Get our panzanella salad recipe.

A panzanella salad on a white plate on a picnic table, the salad is made with grilled eggplant, zucchini and peppers and fresh tomatoes, basil and croutons for a post on the best summer panzanella salad recipe (Photo: Erik Putz)

Grilled pizza

Transform your barbecue into a backyard pizza oven. (It’s the easiest, fastest most fun way to have pizza, we promise.) Get the recipe.

Easy dinner recipes: Grilled pizza on parchment with rolling pizza cutter Photo, Erik Putz.

3-ingredient ice cream

And for a grand finale, serve up cones filled with homemade ice cream! We've got 31 flavours to choose from, so there's something for everyone. Get the recipes.

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