Grill and Smoker Recipes for Summer and Beyond

Publish Date May 12, 2023 3 Minute Read

Whether you’re getting your grill summer-ready or you’re looking forward to an al fresco fall, there are endless ways to enjoy more of the outdoors with these versatile grill and smoker recipes.

Light and Refreshing Recipes for Warm-weather Grilling

From family barbecues to weekday dinners, these light and easy dishes are a great reason to fire up the grill and enjoy the fresh air.

Get your daily dose of vitamin D in more ways than one with this delicious grilled salmon recipe. While cooking outdoors is a great way to soak up the sun, each serving of this grilled wild salmon is also packed with vitamin D, omega-3 fatty acids and a whole lot of flavor. Nothing says summer quite like it. Pair with fresh seasonal veggies for a quick and delicious meal.

Sweet and smoky, tangy and spicy, this simple recipe is packed with rich, complex flavors sure to make mouths water. And the best part? These chops are as easy to cook as they are to eat.

Looking for a lean and clean recipe that won’t dirty a dish? These grillable foil packets make serving a balanced meal easy with everything you need for the perfect bite: lean protein, fresh veggies and the rich, comforting taste of orzo pasta.

Grilled Jerk Shrimp

Bring the bold flavors of Caribbean cuisine to your grill with this shell-on shrimp recipe. Jerk seasoning gives this dish its craveable kick, while the shell-on technique keeps shrimp tender and plump.

Grilled Zucchini Halloumi

Craving a taste of the Mediterranean? These vibrant vegetarian skewers balance delicate zucchini ribbons with firm and savory Halloumi cheese. And the whole dish can be ready in under an hour. Serve them as a yummy side or let them be the star of the show.

Grilled Fish Sandwiches with Creamy Cucumbers

Tender and succulent, this fish recipe is grilled to golden perfection and topped with a fresh and crunchy cucumber cream sauce. Serve it up on a toasty bun for maximum deliciousness.

Grilled Eggplant Burgers with Garlic Tahini

Looking for a plant-based alternative that doesn’t skimp on flavor? These eggplant burgers are thick and juicy, and each bite is infused with smoky, savory goodness. The garlic tahini adds an extra kick that’s sure to delight meat lovers and vegans alike.

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Low and Slow Smoker Meals to Savor Beyond Summer

As long, hot days give way to cool, breezy evenings, these low and slow smoker recipes can help you savor every last bit of the season.

These easy smoked wings are the perfect choice for get-togethers and game days, and pair perfectly with a zesty white barbecue sauce.

Nothing quite captures the easygoing spirit of backyard cooking like this juicy, tender, fall-apart smoked brisket. And since it has just a 10-minute prep time, you can get right to relaxing.

Is there a more iconic pairing than turkey and cranberry sauce? How about summer nights and slow-smoked dinner? You can have it all with this tasty turkey dish that will give you all the cozy fall feelings, no matter the season.

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Looking for More Grill and Smoker Recipes?

We’re putting the grill lid on limiting your menu to strictly burgers and hot dogs (though there’s always a place for them on our grates). From light-and-lemony seafood dishes to gorgeously glazed ribs, this grilling go-to guide can help you get your grill on and make the most of your outdoor kitchen this year.

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