Here at Southern Plate, we know the importance of gathering on Memorial Day in remembrance of those who have sacrificed for our country. We know that good food makes those gatherings even more special! Enjoy our Memorial Day posts as we take care of all your recipe needs this weekend, starting with these amazing pot luck recipe ideas!
Heading to a Memorial Day Pot Luck gathering this weekend? We’ve got you covered! We’ve gathered some of our very favorite pot-luck friendly recipes that we are sure will be a big hit! Trust us, your contribution will keep people coming back until it’s gone.
Pot Luck Ham Pasta Salad with Ranch Dressing
This creamy and cheesy ham pasta salad recipe is the perfect spring and summer pot lucks. This can be a great side dish, or even a main course option. Who can say no to a dish overflowing with tender smoked ham, pasta, lots of fresh veggies, and ranch dressing?
Crock Pot Creamed Corn
This crock pot creamed corn recipe has the same rich and creamy old-fashioned flavor, but is so easy to make with just 5 ingredients and a hands-off cooking method. This is the perfect side to fit in with practically any dish that may be brought to your pot luck! Still trying to find a great crock pot, or just ready for a new one?? Check out our favorite here!
Easy Buffalo Chicken Dip
Mac and cheese is a fan-favorite side! This crock pot mac and cheese recipe in particular is so easy to make and the end result is the cheesiest, creamiest mac and cheese you’ve ever eaten. And, if your pot luck is a family gathering, every parent will be so grateful to see an option their children will for sure love!
Pot Luck Strawberry Frosted Cookies
Everyone loves a delicious dessert at a pot luck! These sugar cookies strike a perfect balance of textures with a crunchy outside and a chewy center. We add to that a deliciously fresh and sweet icing with in-season strawberries that add a little red for a patriotic finish. Try not to eat them all before you take them!