Beer, BBQ, + French Fries…All You Can Eat This Memorial Day

This Memorial Day load up on all the barbecue you can eat. The all-American meal for the Summer is hard to beat, and we’ve come up with a few versatile options to help you serve your guests. Not only is barbecue the food people love to devour this holiday, but beer is the perfect drink of choice for BBQ. Keep reading to see our go-to beers, barbecue recipes, and our favorite…homemade french fries!

The Meats

Chicken barbecue

Chicken barbecue is a great alternative to pulled pork barbecue. Grill with vegetables,spices, and peppers to bring out the best flavor in the chicken. This is easy to whip up in no time and is always a crowd pleaser. 

Barbecue Pot Roast

Cook pot roast all day in a crock pot for a more traditional style barbecue. This can served as is or on a bun with your favorite barbecue sauce. Add a little spice to your BBQ with your favorite hot sauce. 

BBQ Chicken Foil Packs with Pineapple

Keep all the flavors in by cooking your barbecue chicken in a foil pack. Throw in pineapples, red onion, and peppers to give it that extra boost of flavor and kick.

French Fries

Homemade French Fries with Fresh Garlic & Dill

Homemade french fries are the perfect side with barbecue or chicken. Make them your own by adding spices, cheese, and herbs to give them extra flavor. This fresh garlic and dill recipe is full of flavor and everything delicious.


Crispy Oven Baked French Fries

For a more classic french fry recipe, this one is simple and quick. Make them crispy and crunchy in the oven, and then add your own signature or favorite sauce.

Homemade potato chips are another option over french fries. Try these infamous Jasper’s blue cheese recipe, here! It’s delicious and melt in your mouth good.


Sweet Water Blue is the perfect light beer for Summer. It has a hint of blueberries keeping it fresh and thirst-quenching.

For a more citrus beer, a Dallas Blonde is the way to go. It’s still a light beer with higher alcohol content. This is ideal for day-drinking with friends, so grab a few cases while you’re at it.

Samuel Adams Summer Ale is a classic choice for Memorial Day. It has a lemon zesty flavor to it and is crisp to taste. This beer is defintiely a Summertime favorite.

xo, KF

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