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7 Meaty Recipes You Must Grill for Dad This Father's Day

by Lisa Lozano 9:00 AM, June 16, 2015

Aired June 16, 2015

What better way to thank dad for all his hard work than to let him put the grilling spatula down for a night and grill him up baby back ribs, steak, burgers or dogs? Read on for 7 ways to grill meat to show dad how much you care.


Baby Back Ribs with Bourbon Barbecue Sauce


If you really want the dad in your life to feel appreciated – make him these mouth-watering baby back ribs. Get the ribs going by simmering in a pot of water on the stove, then finish off on the grill with a homemade BBQ sauce for a sweet and smoky flavor.

Watch Rach whip these up in the video above!

Katie Lee’s West Virginia-Style Hot Dogs


If the dad in your life is a no-frills but big flavor kind of guy, Katie Lee’s delicious slaw and chili-slathered dogs are for him. And this is an easy dish to whip up at the end of a long day celebrating dad.

Bobby Flay's Nacho Dogs


If dad likes a little spice, try Bobby Flay’s nacho dogs. These dogs are topped with a homemade salsa, Monterey jack cheese, jalapenos, guacamole, tortilla chips and cilantro.

Grilled Pinwheel Steaks


This recipe will really wow dad (and the rest of the family). Roll skirt steaks with lemon zest, herbs and spices, garlic, and Parmigiano-Reggiano, tie, slice and grill. Delish!

Buffalo Burgers


If dad is the adventurous type, try these buffalo burgers. They deliver a kick and will satisfy a taste for something different.

5-Ingredient Grilled Steaks


If dad loves a classic, juicy steak, this will be a home run. Coat two New York strip steaks with garlic oil and salt and pepper. Grill to your desired doneness and enjoy!

Big Smacker Daym Drops Burger


Last, but not least, we have the big daddy of all burgers, the masterpiece Big Smacker burger that Rach created for YouTube burger expert Daym Drops. This triple-decker creation features bacon, a special sauce, onion, lettuce, cheese and pickles.

Perfection!

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