Recipe Ideas to Make with Dad

recipes with dad

Every holiday needs amazing food, am I right? This Father’s Day, let Dad know just how appreciated he is by spending time making a meal you will both enjoy! From breakfast to dessert, here are some of our favorites:

From Chatelaine

1. Pancakes

Start your day with a family favorite! Start your day with a family breakfast everyone will be talking about all day long! Get the recipe for these yummy buttermilk pancakes here.

From FoodieCrush

2. Beer Boiled Brats

Perfect to make with the Wisconsin dad, German dad, or any dad! This is also a great lunch or dinner meal! Check out this recipe from the FoodieCrush here.

From Saveur

3. Homemade Pizza

What is fun about this idea is everyone can play a part, and if you have little ones, this recipe is easy enough so they can be involved too. The best part is there is no wrong answer, any and all toppings go (to your tastebuds extent of course!). This recipe from Saveur should get you started!

From The Adventure Bite

4. Pulled Pork Sandwiches

If your Father’s Day is jam packed, you probably will need a recipe that you can make with dad ahead of time, and enjoy after the day. This Balsamic BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches are not only yummy but will allow you to enjoy the day stress-free! Get the recipe here.

5. Grilled Salmon

Much like the pulled pork sandwiches, this recipe is easy, so you can spend time catching up as you prepare the food instead of stressing in the kitchen! Get the recipe from Jamie Oliver here.

From Bon Appetit

6. Ribs

We know this is dad’s favorite, and let’s be honest even though it’s messy – you love it too! This recipe from Bon Appetit is said to be the best barbecued ribs, and we believe it! Included is a step by step video, in case you want to take over for dad in the kitchen. Get the recipe here.

From Epicurious

7. Old Fashioned

Even if your dad is a beer guy, a cocktail is always fun on a holiday and weekend treat. An old fashioned is perfect for summer evenings on the back deck. Check out this recipe here.

From Pinterest

  1. Ice Cream Sundae

A simple classic, you can’t go wrong with this idea! Grab some of dad’s favorite ice cream and toppings, and enjoy! If you really want to go all out, check out the ultimate ice cream sundae here.


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