Summer might not officially be here yet, but this weekend marks the beginning of a time-honored warm-weather tradition: the summer potluck! Whether it’s a pool party, block party, or a just-because party, it seems like any free weekend is an opportunity for someone to play host.
While it’s perfectly fine to have chips and jarred salsa as your fall-back plan, it’s nice to have a few make-ahead dishes in your back pocket. From white bean-artichoke dip to juicy fried chicken, here are 25 of our most popular recipes. Ready or not, here summer comes!