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Summer sipping! Cocktails and more drink pairings for your barbecue

by Jon Taffer / / Source: TODAY

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Jon Taffer, star of Spike TV show "Bar Rescue," serves up some drink pairings to go with our summer barbecue favorites — because everyone knows the best part of going to a barbecue is the drinking!

To pair with grilled fish:

Wine: A California or Italian Pinot Grigio

To pair with grilled steak:

Beer: An Imperial Stout or summer ale

To pair with hamburgers and hot dogs:

Recipe: Here's how to DIY simple syrup

To pair with grilled chicken:

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