The Backyard Barbecue is a time-honored tradition that strikes when the weather is right and the days are long. Pick a sunny day or warm evening, fire up the coals on the grill, and take advantage of the bounty of produce that arrives with the summer season.

  • Canning jars filled with preserved fruits and vegetables make perfect homemade party favors. Tie a bright-colored bandanna and decorative ribbon around the lid for an edible souvenir.

  • Turkey Burgers

  • Cover wicker trays in natural parchment paper for easy serving that looks great and won’t cause a mess.