Juicy burgers and tender ribs may be the reigning stars of Memorial Day Weekend, but a great cookout is nothing without some excellent sides to complement your mains and bring some zest to the table.
This week, we’ve lined up our top side dishes for Memorial Day – and we’ve got something for everyone. Whether you’re craving something crisp and fresh or something rich, cheesy, and buttery, we’ve got you covered. We’ve also included some crave-worthy Southern pairings you can make in your Suvie at the same time for the ultimate convenience.
Fair warning – these sensational side dishes might just outshine your mains.
Corn Three Ways
Easy elote, succotash, and fritters
Cheesy Jalapeno Cornbread
With tangy Texas-style potato salad
Verdant salad on toasty flatbread
Potato Parsnip Mash
A flavorful twist on traditional mash
Southwest Chicken Salad
Vibrant, fresh, and filling
Collards and Coleslaw
The Carolina classics done right
Buffalo Mac and Cheese
Rich and cheesy with a little crunch
Texas Pinto Beans
Smoky, savory, and spicy