Skip the salty store-bought pita chips and grill your own for dipping in hummus or other healthy bean spreads (if you don't have time to make the garlic-oregano pitas, just grill plain pita triangles, preferably whole wheat).
Attending or hosting a cookout this summer? Here are some ideas for sides, all of which follow the legume- and produce-heavy principles of the Mediterranean diet. Several are also robust enough to double as main courses for vegetarians (or anyone who's not too psyched about that slab of meat their host just threw on the grill).
Check out the slideshow above for healthy cookout friendly side dishes.