Barbecue Side Dishes from BBQ Hall of Famer Melissa Cookston

The 7-time world barbecue champion shares some of her best bacon-centric bbq side recipes, include pineapple-bacon salsa, maple-chipotle baked beans, and potato salad with bacon-cilantro vinaigrette. 


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Melissa Cookston's Grilled Pineapple-Bacon Salsa

Melissa Cookston's Grilled Pineapple-Bacon Salsa

Photo courtesy of Melissa Cookston

Photo courtesy of Melissa Cookston

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Makes 4

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Melissa Cookston's Maple-Chipotle Baked Beans from Scratch

Melissa Cookston's Maple-Chipotle Baked Beans from Scratch

Photo courtesy of Melissa Cookston

Photo courtesy of Melissa Cookston

Makes 6
Prep 10 m
Cook 120 m

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Melissa Cookston's Grilled Fingerling Potato Salad with Bacon-Cilantro Vinaigrette

Melissa Cookston's Grilled Fingerling Potato Salad with Bacon-Cilantro Vinaigrette

Photo courtesy of Melissa Cookston

Photo courtesy of Melissa Cookston

Makes 6
Prep 20 m
Cook 20 m