What are you doing for Dad this Father’s Day? This is an amazing occasion to rejoice in the company of the father in your life and show dad how much you appreciate him. This year, have fun preparing a special Father’s Day get-together with a delicious home-cooked meal in his honor. And if you have more than on e father figure in your life, make it a feast!
Grilled flank steak
If your dad loves grilled beef, flank steak is an excellent choice. Marinate the meat the night before by cutting light lines in the flank steak, put the meat into a plastic bag, and pour your favorite marinating sauce into the plastic bag so the meat is covered. This tip will help add flavor to the steak.
Chicken Drumsticks in Barbecue Sauce
If your dad loves the flavor of barbeque sauce, oven baked barbeque drumsticks are a perfect dish. Bake the chicken drumsticks on a rack in broiler pan at 350 degrees for 45-50 minutes. After the drumsticks are done, apply barbecue sauce with a brush, and put them back in the oven for 5 minutes. The barbeque sauce will add a delicious twist to the drumsticks.
An Awesome Burger
If you dad loves burgers, a real American burger will make his day! First step, buy the best ground meat available, but do not make it too lean otherwise the burgers will come out dry. 85% lean is good choice. Next, mix all your favorite seasonings thoroughly into the ground beef in a big bowl and add an egg to help the meat to stick together. Let the batch sit covered for a half an hour. Next, form the patties and throw it on the grill. Add cheese, onion, lettuce, tomatoes, bacon, and whatever secret ingredient you dad loves!
Meat Loaf with Mashed Potatoes
If dad loves traditional or comfort food, meat loaf and mashed potatoes is the right call! You can top the meat loaf with sliced bacon and a ketchup glaze, and serve it with a heaping side of buttery mashed potatoes. This is an irresistible combination.
Strawberry Spinach Salad
If dad is a vegetarian or simple loves salads, strawberry spinach salad is a colorful choice. In a large bowl, toss together the spinach and strawberries. In another bowl, whisk together sugar, paprika, oil, vinegar, sesame seeds, and poppy seeds. Pour over the spinach and strawberries, and mix. Keep the salad in the refrigerator before serving
These are just a few ideas to make a delicious celebration for the loved father in your life. Dad is going to appreciate all the time and effort you put into his special day. The Mommy Pendant wishes all fathers a happy day!