Break Out the Grill: Clutch Foods to Kick Off Summer Cookouts This Memorial Day

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It’s finally warm enough to crank up the grill, throw down some meat, and stand behind it with a beer as we admire our domain (read: suburban yard or city fire escape).

Since grilling is such an essential summer activity, you can’t just toss anything on your grill and expect it to win a James Beard Award for taste and creativity. You’re more likely to win a Razzie. That’s why we came up with a handy-dandy ranking of the best foods to grill to impress your friends and family at your first cookout of the year.

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