Long weekend menu ideas

Published: June 27, 2012 · Updated: June 12, 2017

Grilled Scallops with Pancetta and Sage

If you haven’t already spent weeks devising the perfect menu for your cottage guests this long weekend, you may be in a bit of a pinch. But for those of you who aren’t willing to resort to the same ‘ol store-bought favourites, we’ve got tons of other great ideas. Whether you’re hosting a large group for dinner or are looking for a mouth-watering dessert to satisfy the family and celebrate Canada Day, we’ve picked out some of our top recipes to give you some inspiration to get started.


Midday Munchies:

East Coast Treats:

West Coast Flavour:

Looking for more ideas for your Canada Day menu?  Pick up a copy of Cottage Life’s cookbook special Summer Grilling! at newsstands and wherever Cottage Life magazine is sold.