Ideas for Simple Vacation Meals to Feed a Big Crowd?

Ideas for Simple Vacation Meals to Feed a Big Crowd?

95aaa7d23088804db146fdcb15598266ae5ad91b?w=240&h=240&fit=crop
Anjali Prasertong
Jun 27, 2013

Q: My husband's family's annual vacation involves about 40 relatives in a cabin on a lake in northern Minnesota. Each couple cooks a meal during the week for the bunch, usually something like tacos, hot dogs or casserole. I like to do something different — any suggestions for a simple meal to feed many? 

Meals that can be somewhat pre-prepped work well. Most of the family are meat and potatoes types, so in previous years I've made homemade mac and cheese, a seafood boil, grilled chicken with couscous salad, and brunch with mushroom and bacon strata.

Sent by Kate

Editor: Kate, you may find some ideas in these posts from our archives:

Readers, any ideas for simple meals to feed a big crowd on vacation?

Next question?

(Image: How to Cook Great Ribs in the Oven / Emma Christensen)

KitchnVideo of the Day
Untitled-2 rss Untitled-3 Group 12 Created with Sketch.