Father's Day Ideas: 31 Recipes to Make Dad's Day
If you really want to impress Dad this Father's Day, give him something he can enjoy immediately - a homemade meal. The perfect dishes await you in our collection, Father's Day Ideas: 31 Recipes to Make Dad's Day. From addicting snacks and appetizers (BBQ Bacon Cheeseburger Nachos, anyone?) to comforting steak and potato recipes, juicy BBQ, and even a section of decadent desserts, this collection brings nothing but great food to everyone's plate. Sit down together and enjoy celebrating that awesome guy in your life -- Dad.
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Appetizer Recipes Dad will Drool Over
Start the meal off right with these delicious appetizer recipes that dad is sure to love. Whether you're planning a full course meal, or just making a few small bites to enjoy in the backyard, these awesome dishes are sure to hit the spot. We recommend the BBQ Bacon Wrapped Tater Tots and the Little Cheesy Pepperoni Bombs just to name a few!
For even more tasty appetizer recipe ideas (and desserts!), try our full collection: 33 Appetizer Party Recipes and Easy Dessert Recipes
Beloved BBQ and Grill Recipes
Nothing says, "Father's Day" more than BBQ and grilling recipes (at least in our opinion). So why not spoil Dad this year by firing up the grill and treating him to some of these great and hearty recipes. Some of our personal favorites from the list below include Grilled Jalapeno Poppers, Cheesy Brats With Fried Pickles, and Chicken & Teriyaki Pineapple Skewers. Crack open a cold one and get your oven mitts ready, these tasty BBQ and grill recipes are going to make some mouths water.
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Burgers, Steak and More Meat
If your Dad is anything like my Dad, he may as well be the spokesperson for red meat. When we're out to eat, he's already flipped his menu to the burger and steaks section before we've even had a chance to settle into the table. Why not give him a meal to drool over in the comfort of his own home? From Philly Cheese Steak Burgers to the Zesty Margarita Steak, you (and Dad) won't be disappointed with the selection of recipes below.
If you love a good burger, you'll want to see our collection: 14 Great Hamburger Recipes to Try Right Now
Brunch Ideas and Desserts Dad will Love
Brunch is one of those meals that just means "celebration" no matter the occasion. Great food and great people gathering together in the middle of the day amidst adult beverages AND dessert? Count us in! While we love breakfast food, what we love even more is being able to eat it well into the afternoon, and we're pretty sure Dad feels the same. So, let him sleep in this Father's Day, and get the bloody marys and mimosas ready in the meantime. When he wakes up to any of the glorious dishes below, he's sure to feel the love.