15 side dishes that will take your barbecue eats to the next level

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Recipes by: Billy Parisi

'Tis the season to grill and sizzle! Barbecue season is amongst us and life could not be any better. Here are a couple non-traditional side dish recipes by Billy Parisis that will leave your guests in complete awe of your culinary skills.


1) VINEGAR BASED COLESLAW
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If you are looking for a ridiculously easy recipe for slaw, look not further. Get the recipe here.

2) ASIAN GRILLED VEGETABLES
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For when you want to grill some veggies with a unique twist! Get the recipe here.

3) ​MEXICAN CORN ELOTE
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Just when you thought corn on the cob couldn't get any better. Get the recipe here.

4) PARMESAN TRUFFLE FRIES
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Fries you don't need ketchup for. Get the recipe here.

5) J​ALAPEÑO CORNBREAD
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Sign us up for jalapeño anything. Get the recipe here.

6) OVEN ROASTED GARLIC GREEN BEANS WITH LEMON
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These green beans make for awesome leftovers! Chill and cut them up for a chopped salad the next day. Get the recipe here.

7) ROTISSERIE CHICKEN MACARONI AND CHEESE RECIPE




Is there anything more comforting than mac-n-cheese? Get the recipe here.

8) ​BAKED BEANS WITH BACON AND MOLASSES
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A perfect blend of savory and sweet with a touch of saltiness from the bacon. Get the recipe here.

9) ​CHERRY TOMATO CONFIT
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These little guys are bursting with delicious slow roasted tomato flavor. Get the recipe here.

10) GRILLED POTATO SALAD WITH MUSTARD DRESSING
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This recipe uniquely changes the simple fundamentals of a classic. Get the recipe here.

11) GARLIC AND PARMESAN ROASTED RED POTATOES
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Few ingredients, amazing flavor. Get the recipe here.

12) ​MEDITERRANEAN VEGETABLE AND BEAN SALAD
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If you want to step this recipe up even more, try adding some cherry tomatoes, olives, capicola or salami. Get the recipe here.

13) LEMON ASPARAGUS RECIPE WITH PROSCIUTTO
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It doesn't get any more 'balanced' than this people; fiber-filled asparagus wrapped with bacon-y goodness. Get the recipe here.

14) ​SWEET POTATO FRIES RECIPE WITH SRIRACHA MAYONNAISE
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This works well with this Umami Grilled Turkey Burger Recipe, or any other burger really. Get the recipe here.

15) ​CHIVE AND HORSERADISH MASHED RED POTATOES
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God bless America... and these mashed potatoes. Get the recipe here.

More recipes by Billy Parisi:
Lemon Blueberry Crostada
Fire Roasted Salmon with Tomato Garlic Sauce

Spanish Quinoa Salad
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