Marinade in the Shade
Pulling out the grill and throwing a barbecue for the family is a quintessential summer pastime, especially while we're spending so much time at home. Even without premium cuts of meat, fancy equipment, and expert know-how, it's easy to turn out delicious grilled dishes with the right combination of ingredients. New grillers should first check out the basics of marinating from The Spruce Eats and advice from The Nest on using dry rubs. Then try one of these 12 cheap homemade marinades and rubs for summer cookouts.