How to Throw a Killer Summer BBQ Party

Summer has hit it's peak and it's time for you to celebrate with a Summer BBQ Party! Make yours the talk of the town with these tips for your next get together.

Decorate your space 

String Lights - the perfect way to light up the nightPick some up at your local hardware store, or grab the ones you have left over from the holidays!

String Lights

Bright throw cushions. No need to go out and buy all new patio furniture - just grab some bright accessories like outdoor throw pillows to make your space feel more fun!

Patio Furniture

The right glasses. Nothing makes you seem like a great party host than having the right glassware for your guests. Pull out those wine glasses for your guests to enjoy, but if you're nervous plastic ones will work just as well!

Pouring wine

Get the drinks flowin'🍷 

Here at kwäf, it’s not a party until there’s a drink in our hand. Here are a few of our favourites.

Something for the wine lovers - kwäf ClubK

Choose from an assortment of whites and reds that are perfect to beat the heat.

Summer ClubK

Something budget friendly LCBO Sale Wine

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LCBO Sale Wine of the Week

Food is a must 🍔

Besides the drinks, the food is the most important part of your BBQ. (These also go really well with wine!)

For the kids – Stuffed-to-the-Max Burgers

A twist on the classic burger. Even get your kids involved in the prep work!

Stuffed to the Max Burgers

For the adultsPrime Rib with Horseradish Cream

This is sure to be a crowd pleaser – but make sure you have enough to enjoy the leftovers!

Prime Rib with Horseradish Cream

A little something extraGrilled Eggplant & Roasted Tomato Salad

A nice summer salad to pair with your meat, or eat on it’s own!

Grilled Eggplant & Roasted Tomato Salad


Set the mood with some music 🎶

We’ve created a playlist perfect for sitting back and enjoying the summer.


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  • Thanks Christine! These latest recipes come from a new cookbook called FEAST: Recipes and Stories of a Canadian Road Trip. You can check out the blog it’s based on here:

    Jessica @ kwäf
  • Your recipes always look so good! Where are they from?

    Christine Kohut

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