Mealtime Monday: Memorial Day Recipes

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Happy Memorial Day! Whether you’re with friends or family today, we hope you have a fun-filled day with the ones you love. We rounded up some delicious recipes to make this Memorial Day special and we hope you enjoy them just as much as we do.

PASTA SALAD WITH ITALIAN DRESSING

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 pound tricolor rotini pasta
  • 1 red bell pepper diced
  • 1 green bell pepper diced
  • 1/4 pound genoa salami diced
  • 1/4 pound pepperoni sausage diced
  • 6 ounce can sliced black olives drained
  • 1/2 pound asiago cheese diced

For the Dressing:

  • 7 ounce package Italian salad dressing
  • 3/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons fresh herbs parsley and/or oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper

Optional, for Serving:

  • 2 cups grape tomatoes halved

CLICK HERE FOR PREPARATION INSTRUCTIONS

Photo and recipe from: savorytooth.com

 

GRILLED JERK SHRIMP AND PINNEAPPLE SKEWERS

INGREDIENTS

  • 1+ scotch bonnet pepper
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 tablespoon ginger, grated
  • 2 green onions
  • 1 tablespoon thyme, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon allspice
  • 3/4 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 3/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 2 tablespoons white vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon dark rum
  • 1/2 orange, juice and zest
  • 1 lime, juice and zest

CLICK HERE FOR PREPARATION INSTRUCTIONS

Photo and recipe from: closetcooking.com

 

PATRIOTIC NO-BAKE CAKE BATTER TRUFFLES

INGREDIENTS

  • For the Truffles:
  • 1-1/2 c.cake flour
  • 1 c. strawberry cake mix
  • 1/2 c. unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/2 c. white sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1/8 tsp. salt
  • 3-4 tbsp. milk
  • 1-2 tsp. red food coloring
  • 2 tbsp. sprinkles
  • For the Coating:
  • 16 oz. (8 squares) almond bark or vanilla flavored coating
  • Sprinkles in red, white and blue (for topping)

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Photo and recipe from: whoneedsacape.com

Check back next Monday for more Mealtime Monday recipes!