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29 Quick Grilling Recipes to Try This Summer

The best grilling recipes are often easier than you think. Combine the right ingredients for the sauce, seasoning, or marinade and you’ve got a winning dish you’ll be serving during grilling season for years to come. Simple side dishes and vegetable mains can be the star of the show with the perfect sear, and you’ll never regret finding the perfect grilled fruit method for summer desserts. We’ve rounded up plenty of quick and easy recipe options for your grilling pleasure. Read on for some of our favorites.

30 Days of Grilling

Temperatures are up and the sun is out, which means grilling season is upon us. From perfectly-seared steaks to smoky sangria, here are 30 days’ worth of essential grilling recipes.

Skillet Brownies on the Grill

These brownies take on a deliciously smoky flavor on the grill from “baking” in a skillet set over hot coals.

Grilled Vegetable Flatbread with Smoked Almond Muhammara

In addition to turning heads at your cookouts, this vegetarian masterpiece is packed with make-ahead options and smart shortcuts. 

Creamy Cucumber and Grilled Potato Salad

“When I was a kid, my mom would marinate cucumbers, red onions and canned potatoes in jarred creamy Italian dressing,” says Jamie Bissonnette. “I’m not saying she was a great cook, but creamy Italian dressing is still my favorite. I make a version of it for this salad.

More Outdoor Cooking

Grilled Steak with Warm Shallot Vinaigrette

Rating: Unrated
By roasting shallots before adding them to a vinaigrette, Scott Dolich of Park Kitchen in Portland, Oregon, creates a superb dressing for a steak salad