10 July 4th  Dinner Ideas  for 2022

Smoked Whole Chicken

Prepared with a simple yet flavorful spice rub, this chicken is smoked to perfection for the most succulent, tender and moist meat.


Lobster Rolls

Filled with tender lobster meat, a touch of finely minced celery  and just a sprinkling of fresh chives, these Maine-style lobster rolls are the perfect summer meal.


Smoked Burgers

This recipe makes for some ultra juicy burgers with the perfect smoky flavor that will be the highlight of your summer barbecue parties.


Grilled Jerk Chicken

This tropical Jamaican jerk chicken is always a summer favorite. The marinade is super easy to make, and it's always a crowd pleaser.


Smoked Brisket

After cooking low and slow, this Texas-style smoked brisket comes out melt-in-your mouth tender, and smoking a beef brisket is surprisingly simple, even if this is your first brisket.


Minted Lamb Burgers

Served with a cooling tzatziki sauce and your favorite toppings, these perfectly seasoned lamb burgers are stuffed with fresh mint and feta that give every bite a burst of flavor.


Cheeseburger Subs

Perfectly toasted, soft rolls are filled with tender ground beef, melted cheddar cheese, a homemade special sauce and all your favorite toppings to make this cheeseburger sub recipe.


Jerk Pork Shoulder

This succulent, ultra flavorful pork shoulder marinates in jerk spices overnight and then slowly roasts until it's melt-in-your-mouth tender.


Connecticut-Style Lobster BLTs

Served on a toasted brioche bun, this buttery Connecticut-style lobster BLT elevates a diner food classic into a mouth-watering meal worthy of company.


Pulled Pork BBQ Pizza

With its tender pulled pork, spicy BBQ sauce, smoked cheese and sweet caramelized onions, this is the ultimate summer pizza.


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Smoked Brisket

We recently got a pellet smoker so I was excited to give this a try! You explained the process so well that smoking the brisket was a breeze. My boyfriend loved it!