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Gluten-Free Memorial Day Weekend Recipes and Menu Ideas

Gluten-free backyard barbecue and picnic recipes to kick off summer vacation!


Celebrate the unofficial start of summer this Memorial Day with these healthy, great-tasting gluten-free backyard barbecue and picnic recipes.

1. Gluten-Free Hamburger and Hot Dog Buns

Photo 2009 © Teri Lee Gruss
This great-looking gluten-free hamburger bun makes backyard cookouts much more enjoyable for all of us on gluten-free diets. You can make the buns ahead of time and freeze for a fast and easy way to enjoy a grilled burger or a dog.

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Tips for Cooking a Great Hamburger

Like mayo on your burger? Try this low-allergen recipe for Homemade Mayonnaise

2. Easy Barbecued Drummie Recipe

2009 © Teri Lee Gruss
This make-ahead, fast and easy recipe for gluten-free barbecued drummies is prepared in a crock pot. You can't beat a slow cooker recipe for convenience during a busy holiday weekend. Just be sure to use gluten-free barbecue sauce in this recipe.

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Easy Gluten-Free Barbecue Sauce Recipe

More Gluten-Free Holiday Weekend Chicken Recipes from About.com Guide to Barbecues and Grilling

3. Gluten-Free Potato and Fresh Green Bean Salad with Tarragon Dressing

2009 © Teri Lee Gruss
This recipe for Potato Salad with Fresh Green Beans and Tarragon Dressing is not made with mayonnaise. That means it is a safer salad choice for picnics and cookouts. Bacon and a fabulous fresh tarragon dressing make this recipe a real crowd favorite.

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Or try this recipe for Red Cabbage Coleslaw with Strawberry Lemonade Vinaigrette Dressing

4. Gluten-Free Brownie Recipes

2009 © Teri Lee Gruss
Gluten-free brownie recipes are easy to make and it seems like everyone likes them, even the gluten-eaters in the crowd. Use one of these great homemade, from scratch recipes, or try the intensely chocolate Walnut Truffle Brownie recipe, prepared from a mix.

5. Summer Drink Recipes - Lemonade, Iced Tea, Gluten-Free Brews and More

2009 © Teri Lee Gruss
Lemonade, iced tea, brews and cool cocktails are all part of warm weather backyard barbecue and picnic fun.

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