Get ready for family cookouts. 

By F&W Editors
Updated June 29, 2017

Kids can be picky eaters, but when it comes to summer cookouts, we've got you covered.

1. Grilled-Chicken Tacos

Kids can assemble their own tasty tacos.

2. Grilled Shrimp Summer Rolls

Not only are these crunchy wraps great for kids to eat, they're also fun for them to make. "Kids love rolling food in rice paper," says chef Emeril Lagasse.

Grilling is a fat-free way to cook omega 3-rich shrimp. "And kids love rolling food in rice paper," says star chef Emeril Lagasse.

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3. Crosshatch Hot Dogs on Grilled Croissants

Credit: Anson Smart

Cutting these all-American hot dogs in a crosshatch pattern makes them cook even faster.

4. Cheddar BLT Burgers with Tarragon Russian Dressing

Everyone loves a tasty, juicy burger, including you’re Labor Day guests. These recipes offer unique twists on the classic hamburger, incorporating ingredients like pimento cheese, sesame oil and serrano chilis.

Chef Laurent Tourondel brushes burgers with butter while they're on the grill. The natural sugars caramelize, making the meat extra-delicious.

5. Creamy Cucumber and Grilled Potato Salad

“When I was a kid, my mom would marinate cucumbers, red onions and canned potatoes in jarred creamy Italian dressing,” says chef Jamie Bissonnette.

6. Mixed Berry Hobo Packs with Grilled Pound Cake

Credit: © Tina Rupp

Berries grilled in a foil pack are delicious with everything from ice cream to grilled pound cake.

7. S'mores Pizza

Credit: © Cedric Angeles

This fun take on the campfire classic is the perfect dessert.