Summer BBQ Favourites

Planning to enjoy the sun with a summer barbecue party? Aside from the usual burgers, salads and meats, we’ve put together a list of some of our must-have barbecue items.

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1. Foodie Favourites 

Ballymaloe Country Relish

relish

 

Add some flavour to your burgers, meats and salads with this rich and tasty Irish-made relish. Stuck for a recipe idea? Check this one out.

Smoked Cheddar Cheese

cheese

The perfect topping for any burger along with some relish and salad. Use the leftovers to make a cheese board.

 Hummus

hummus

Pitta or focaccia served with hummus will make the perfect pre-burger snack for your guests.

Guacamole

guac

Use some guac to spice up your salads or serve with tortilla chips. If you’re feeling adventurous, here’s a recipe to make your own.

 Ice Cream

ice cream

A quick and easy dessert that’s perfect for a hot summers day. If you’re looking for a healthier option, give Nobo Dairy Free Frozen Goodness a try. It’s made from avocado and coconut and tastes delicous.

Marshmallows

marsh

Use the last of the BBQ flames to toast some marshmallows or even make some tasty s’mores.

2. Delicious Drinks 

Elderflower Cordial

cordial

A refreshing and delicious summer drink. Add it to sparkling water and mixed fruit for the perfect non-alcoholic beverage or use it to make an elderflower collins cocktail.

Brewdog Elvis Juice

beer

This grapefruit infused IPA is the perfect summer craft beer. The strong citrus flavours will be especially refreshing on a warm summers day.

Prosecco

prosecco

Sunny days and prosecco go hand in hand. Throw in some strawberries for extra flavour or use it to make a refreshing summer cocktail.

3. Essential Extras  

Disposable Tableware

plates

Save yourself the hassle of washing up by using disposable plates and cups. Make sure you have plenty of napkins and wipes for all the delicious finger food you’ll be serving.

Cool Box

cool box

No one likes lukewarm beer or prosecco. Store your beverages in a cool box filled with ice to keep them chilled.

Skewers

skewers

 

These will come in handy for making kebabs or toasting marshmallows. This quick and easy chicken kebab recipe is sure to be a crowd pleaser.

Citronella Candles

candle

These are great for keeping any bugs and midges away. Place them inside lanterns for some outdoor decoration.

Speakers

speaker

 

Some background music is a must for any good barbecue. A bluetooth speaker is a good option as it’s easy to transport and doesn’t require any cables.

Sun Screen

sun

Avoid the red lobster look and make sure everyone is protected from the rays with some high factor SPF.

Meat Thermometer

meat

 

If you’re having trouble cooking rare beef or worry that your chicken isn’t cooked all the way through, get your hands on a meat thermometer. It will take away all of the guess work and leave you with perfectly cooked meat.

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