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20 Summer BBQ Recipes

August 4, 2019

The best part of summer is all the summer bbq recipes you get to make! There’s not much better than a table full of tasty BBQ food. I’m sharing some of my favourite recipes we love to whip up for summer BBQ parties and get-togethers. 

When summer starts approaching, the first thing I always start doing is planning BBQ parties to have all our friends and family over. But of course – you can do that without the parties. Having a fun BBQ right in your backyard at home is fun, too. As long as there are some delicious summer BBQ recipes!

What I love most about these recipes is they are so full of flavour and some real crowd-pleasers. I’ve done my best to include a variety of recipes from BBQ ribs, potato salad, and even a sweet frozen yoghurt recipe! You could make a full recipe from this list if you wanted to.

Best Summer BBQ Recipes

Let’s get to the list of tasty summer BBQ recipes!

Smoked Baked Beans by Or Whatever You Do: First we have some smoked baked beans! It’s not a BBQ without baked beans and this recipe even uses some tasty brisket.

Grilled Corn on the Cob by Or Whatever You Do: If you’ve never grilled corn on the cob before, now is your chance! This recipe has the perfect smokey flavour.

KFC Copycat Honey BBQ Sauce by Persnickety Plates: KFC has some pretty delicious honey BBQ sauce which is why I love running to this copycat recipe! A must-have for all your BBQ favourites.

BBQ Chicken Kabobs by Flavor Mosaic: These chicken skewers are perfection during the summer BBQ season. The perfect combination of flavours and ingredients!

Creamy Coleslaw Recipe by Flavor Mosaic: Coleslaw that’s equal parts flavorful and creamy is the perfect coleslaw if you ask me. You’ll love this recipe!

BBQ Carnitas Pork Sandwich by Live Laugh Rowe: If you prefer BBQ sandwiches, this is the one you’ll want to whip up! Perfect amount of flavour and mouthwateringly delicious!

Cheesecake Fruit Salad by This Silly Girl’s Kitchen: Fruit salad is good, but cheesecake fruit salad is better! It’s so sweet, creamy, and every bite is pure heaven.

Greek Pasta Salad by Or Whatever You Do: There are so many pasta salad recipes out there but this is my favourite! The flavours of the veggies against the sauce is so satisfying!

Potato Salad Recipe by Tastes of Lizzy T: Everyone loves a classic potato salad recipe at a BBQ, right? These flavours are perfect for this occasion.

Beef Brisket Recipe by Tata Teaspoon: Brisket is the pure staple of BBQ food! This recipe is so juicy, flavorful, and scrumptious!

Asian Turkey Burgers by Art from My Table: When turkey burgers are more your thing, these Asian burgers are a must. The flavour profile is creamy and such a divine taste!

Cheesecake Recipe by Wholesome Yum: A good cheesecake recipe is simply a must! This is so moist, sweet, and delicious! Bonus points for it being low carb and sugar-free. That means you can have a few slices without feeling guilty.

Deviled Eggs Recipe by A Girl Worth Saving: If you’re new to the world of deviled eggs, this is a great go-to recipe. They come out perfect every time!

BBQ Bacon Cheeseburgers by Tastes of Lizzy T: It’s not a BBQ without a burger! BBQ bacon cheeseburgers are so heavenly and so good you’ll be running for seconds.

Italian Sausage with Peppers and Onions by It’s Yummi: You could have hot dogs… or you could cook up some Italian sausage topped with tasty peppers and onions!

Pineapple Coconut Fluff Salad by Daily Dish Recipes: I love a good fluff recipe in the middle of summer – especially when pineapple and coconut are the main ingredients. This just screams summer BBQ food!

Blueberry Frozen Yogurt by High Heels and Grills: Frozen yoghurt is another delicious treat for summer! Add in some blueberries and you have a bite of heaven!

Sherbet Punch Recipe by Tastes of Lizzy T: You can’t forget a good punch recipe for your BBQ! This is made with sherbet and so sweet and creamy – perfect for summer.

Mango Salsa Recipe by A Simple Pantry: Another must-have is a summer salsa recipe. This one features strawberries and mango and is so tasty!

Fall of the Bone Ribs by Tornadough Alli: Lastly we have this ribs recipe. They’re so juicy that they fall right off the bone! A real must-have at any summer BBQ.

A bunch of different types of food, with Flavor and Ribs

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