25 Mouth-Watering Summer Grilling Recipes
Skip the hotdogs and hamburgers and whip up a few of these crowd-pleasing dishes for your next backyard bash.
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Grilled Spatchcocked Greek Chicken
Yep, you can cook a whole chicken on the grill in half the normal cooking time with the spatchcocked method. Infused with Greek flavors, this grill recipe is a fun way to change up the standard roasted chicken dinner. GET THE RECIPE
Grilled Peach Ice Cream
Bring out the natural sweetness of summer peaches with this grilled twist on a classic.
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Grilled Mexican Corn
Topped with spices, lime and Cotija cheese, this recipe will give a little extra flavor to the traditional grilled corn on the cob.
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Grilled Zucchini With Fresh Herbs and Goat Cheese
Take advantage of readily-available summer zucchini with this light and flavorful salad.
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Zesty Mole Shrimp
Served on a stick at your backyard barbecue or displayed on a grab-n-go platter, this easy, Mexican-inspired dish works great as an appetizer, salad topper or main course.
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Grilling firm tomatoes of any variety will draw out spectacular flavor that will earn any grill master the right to don that "kiss the cook" apron.
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Grilled Fruit Skewers
Paired with ricotta and yogurt dips, this summer fruit will have your barbecue guests pleased at first bite.
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Asian Chicken Skewers
Served with cilantro chutney, sweet chili sauce or ponzu sauce on the side, this yummy "chicken-on-a-stick" recipe is anything but boring. GET THE RECIPE
Grilled Potato Salad
Roasting potatoes on the grill first gives this potato salad a depth of flavor your guests will love. GET THE RECIPE
Spicy Buffalo Cauliflower Skewers
Enjoy the delicious flavor of your favorite pub food without the guilt.
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Grilled Sesame Bok Choy
Healthy and simple, this grilled bok choy is perfect for Meatless Mondays. GET THE RECIPE
Korean-Style BBQ Glazed Pork Chops
Serve these sweet and tangy pork chops with red onions and the previously mentioned grilled sesame bok choy. Yum. GET THE RECIPE
Grilled Avocado With Ceviche
Piled high with bright and fragrant ceviche, grilled avocados make a gorgeous appetizer or healthy lunch on the go.
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Grilled Cheese, On the Grill
Usually made in a griddle or fry pan, this kid's classic is made even gooier and crispier on the grill. Customize yours with flavorful fillings like brie and apples for a grown-up take. GET THE RECIPE
Top these single-serve pies with fresh summer veggies for an extra flavorful punch.
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Drenched in aromatic herb butter, these oh-so-irresistible oysters make a yummy appetizer for your next backyard fish fry. GET THE RECIPE
Grilled Carne Adobo Skewers
Give beef skewers a Spanish-infused kick with a sauce made from chilies, spices and citrus juice.
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Grilled Peach Crisp
Served in foil packs, these peach crisps-for-one are a no-mess summer dessert. GET THE RECIPE
Grilled Artichoke With Arugula Pesto
Paired perfectly as a dipping sauce for a lemon-drenched grilled artichoke, pesto gets a spicy improvement with the bright and fresh flavors of arugula.
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Grilled Buffalo Wings
Wings are always a crowd favorite. Skip the frying and throw them on the grill instead. GET THE RECIPE
Grilled Caesar Salad
Hearty romaine lettuce stands up to grilling and transforms this classic salad into a delicious main course. GET THE RECIPE
This popular summertime meal is a cinch to whip up on a grill and is great when you need to feed a big crowd.
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Grilled Shrimp and Avocado Gazpacho
Nothing will cool you down this summer quite like this refreshing cold soup appetizer topped with spicy grilled shrimp.
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Polenta is normally served in a bowl, but this grilled version shows you the versatility of the classic Italian side dish. GET THE RECIPE
Grilled Citrus Herb Branzino
Nothing says summer and alfresco dining like this citrus herb-infused fish recipe.
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