Grilled steak and barbecue ribs are the sure fire winners for a perfect meal for Dad, according to a new poll conducted by the American Meat Institute. More than four in ten (42 percent) Americans chose steak and 14 percent chose barbecue ribs as the best dishes for dad on Father’s Day.

According to the poll of 1,000 Americans on May 16, hamburgers (13 percent) rounded out the top three meals. Meat dishes dominated the top picks, while veggie burgers were selected by just 2 percent of respondents. Other meat picks that Dads love include: barbecue chicken, grilled pork chops and grilled lamb chops.

In an effort to ensure a happy Father’s Day, AMI today released new recipes and grilling tips guaranteed to satisfy hungry Dad. The package features recipes for classic Grilled Pork Spareribs, Spicy Lime Glazed Pork Chops, Grilled Chutney Glazed Pork Tenderloin, Greek Lamb Burgers and Italian Beef Kebabs. The package also contains a can’t miss guide to steak grilling, including tips for seasoning and a time and temperature chart to help grill Dad’s steak just the way he likes it.

To read the entire article, link to the American Meat Institute.