4th of July

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Settle a BBQ Etiquette Disagreement, Please?

by oursouthernsojourn 8 months ago

Hello Chowhounders! I've just come back from a trip and my husband has decided he would like to have a barbecue t...


therealdoctorlew commented 8 months ago

Looking for suggestions of sides to serve with assorted sausages

by MsBees 8 months ago

My son and his girlfriend are coming to visit over the Fourth of July weekend. There will only be 6 of us. One of the...

hotoynoodle commented 8 months ago

Help with Fourth of July long weekend

by mrsjoujou 8 months ago

Hi. I have not been to NYC in four years. Coming from Sun 7/2 to wed 7/5 and staying in the North end/Murray area. I ...


mrsjoujou commented 8 months ago

Seattle July 4th Weekend Eats

by seal 12 months ago

Greetings all Longtime hound couple coming in to celebrate our 25th in Seattle July 1 - 4. We like hole in the wa...


sharonseattle commented 9 months ago

Spreckels Fourth of July Celebration

by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Today my mom and I took in the old-fashioned Fourth of July Celebration in the small town of Spreckels, population 74...

glbtrtr commented 1 year ago

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Jerked Pork Steaks on the Gas Grill

by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Just wanted to share this photo from a 4th of July party. My friend rubbed 2" thick bone-in blade cut pork shoulder s...

Trader Joe's YAY/MEH/NAY Thread - July 2015 [Old]

by fldhkybnva 2 years ago

We're moving right along through summer. The days are getting shorter but the party's just begun. July brings Indepen...

SIMIHOUND commented 2 years ago

July 4 is coming up

by Candy 2 years ago

We go to a 7/4 party every year and all of us bring foods to share. Last year I brought Sean Brock's (Heritage) fried...


valerie commented 2 years ago

Provincetown week of July 4th

by BurntIt 2 years ago

Looking for and decent restaurants to visit during the week. Not looking for fried food but rather Chefs who are thin...

kevinricci commented 2 years ago

Desert for July 4th Party?

by manku 2 years ago

I've been assigned "dessert duty" for a pizza/pool party tonight (host has pizza oven in backyard - we make our own)....


foodiemahoodie commented 2 years ago

What's Open and Great on 4th of July in Portland?

by Tom from Raleigh 7 years ago

Hey There- I'm in the final stages of planning for a trip to Portland over 4th of July weekend. I've got some great...


Maylannee commented 2 years ago

Petaluma / Santa Rosa for July 4th

by robbgibbs 2 years ago

Hello friends, My lady and I are trying to plan a trip to Santa Rosa and Petaluma for July 4th weekend. We're ...

Melanie Wong commented 2 years ago

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Craigie on Main's sidewalk BBQ, Saturday July 4th

by BostonBestEats 2 years ago

Not sure if they've done this before:

First trip to Boston

by JustGlad2BeHere 2 years ago

I'm meeting my 89 year old father and my 2 brothers in Boston for the 4th of July. We have 5 days together and it's ...


9lives commented 2 years ago

Capitol Hill Recommendations

by wanderingviolet 2 years ago

I will be visiting DC with four friends for Independence Day weekend and the Foo Fighters concert. We are renting a h...

hill food commented 2 years ago

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Naples - Lunch on 4th of July

by miaedu 2 years ago

Driving thru on Saturday and looking for a lunch spot. Prefer seafood and/or vegetarian in the Downtown area. Afte...

5 yr anniversary 4th of July

by lborr530 2 years ago

Our anniversary is on the 4th...We are stuck on a place to go. Have a 5 mo old at home and are trying to get out for...

opinionatedchef commented 2 years ago

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