Now that Independence Day is just a few short weeks away, now is the time to plan what you’ll be eating while enjoying your day off of work. Whether you’re having all of your friends and family over for a big Fourth of July bash or you’re just going to be taking it easy with your spouse and the kids, July 4th is a great day to get out and do some grilling!

But what’s on the menu? Just like how you’ll spend the day, you have a handful of options available to you. Either you can go all out and prepare something that’s ambitious and jaw dropping or you could opt for a simpler approach. Luckily for you, we have a few tips on how you can make your meal a thing of beauty. Keep reading to learn more!

A Few Tips Before You Get Started

First and foremost, the key to a great grilling experience on the Fourth of July (or any other day of the year for that matter) is making sure you have plenty of propane to get the job done right. Fortunately for the majority of the Eastern United States, there are Mighty Flame propane cylinder exchange locations near you, so you can be sure that you don’t throw the food on the grill only to run out of propane.

Our other important tip is that you should do your grocery shopping for the ingredients you need at least a few days in advance, if not more. With so many other people who are going to be grilling, you’ll want to be certain that you don’t wait until the last minute to grab your supplies or else you run the risk of being out of luck. In the best case scenario, you’ll still have to run to different grocery stores in the hope that they have what you need. It’s not a fun thing to do when you want to be relaxing at home with your family!

Stay Tuned for Our Recipe of Choice

Of course the most important thing about grilling is the food! So what are you going to serve? We have an idea or two up our sleeves that we’d love to recommend, but just like an episode of your favorite television show, we’re going to leave you on a cliffhanger. Why do that, you ask? Well, to put it simply, we want our recipe to be easy to find when it’s making its rounds through the internet, so we’re dedicating an entire post to it.

Don’t worry though, because we’ll be dropping that blog tomorrow, ensuring that you’ll still have plenty of time to work your way through it and grab all of the ingredients you need to make your day a success.

In the meantime, why not take a look through our previous blogs, because we have a series that’s entitled “Buy a Propane Tank and Start Cooking” that’s full of incredible recipes that are easy to make. And with that, we’ll bid you farewell. See you tomorrow!