Everyone’s favorite thing in the summer is to invite friends and family over for a cookout. It’s fun to get together, eat some great tasting grilled food, and chat while the sun goes down. It’s a great way to catch up and reconnect with friends and family. Take the time to plan your cookout. Decide on a good time for everyone, decide what you’re going to be cooking, decide if you’re going to have some games, and figure out a guest list. Here are some tips on how to have the best summer cookout ever with your favorite mushrooms as the star of every dish.
Sometimes you need a little snack to get things started. What could be better than stuffed mushrooms? Choose some high quality mushrooms and stuff them with other veggies, cheese, or anything else you like. They are the perfect summer appetizer.
You can stick with the usual hamburger and hotdogs combo. Everyone loves those but if you want to mix it up a bit, try to grill some ribs, steak or chicken breasts topped with mushrooms. They might take longer than a hamburger or hotdog but in the long run, they taste so good and it’s worth it. Your guests will be very satisfied if you go the extra mile and grill some great ribs in a barbeque sauce or rub or marinate your steak all day and grill it to perfection. The only thing better is to add some shitake mushrooms to the finished meats. Also, don’t forget to accommodate to those who may be vegetarians. Grab some veggie burgers just in case. They’re pretty great, too and they are even better with topped with mushrooms.
The next best summer cookout tip is to grill your side dishes too. Try grilling corn, putting a variety of vegetables on a kabob with some mushrooms, or grill up any sort of vegetables alongside mushrooms for a great side dish. They will be delicious and you can find tons of recipes for grilled vegetables online. Some really great ideas that most people love is marinated mushrooms. Your guests will love this simple and flavorful side dish that goes nicely with almost every main course.
Try all of these suggestions if you want an all-star summer menu that features mushrooms. Your guests will love it and your summer cookout will be one that they won’t forget and they will be talking about it in the years to come.