This barbecue season, get out of your comfort zone and grill up a fabulous feast without a traditional burger or hot dog in sight. There's nothing wrong with a classic but with so many mouthwatering BBQ recipes to choose from, why not let yourself get creative in the (outdoor) kitchen? In fact, you might be surprised to discover that almost any food can be cooked on the grill. Get your protein fill with pork, lamb or chicken or stock up on healthy fats with some tasty grilled fish. When it comes to vegetables and fruits, putting them on the barbecue gives them a lovely flavour and a gorgeous colour.
Fire up the grill and get ready to tantalise the taste buds with exciting new BBQ recipes. From a new take on the classic burger to fresh vegetarian dishes to grilled puddings, get inspired this barbecue season with these tasty BBQ recipes.
halloumi and vegetable kebabs
Simply add seasoned chunks of halloumi and different vegetables onto skewers, plonk them on the grill and, minutes later, you'll have these irresistible skewers. Serve with a lemony tahini and yoghurt sauce and warm flatbreads for a delicious veggie lunch or supper.
barbecued butterflied leg of lamb with Moroccan marinade
Roasting this butterflied lamb of leg over a charcoal barbecue helps to give it a tasty, smoky crust. This would be the ultimate showstopper at that summer bash!
Spiced BBQ Pork Ribs
These juicy pork ribs are first cooked in the oven and then finished on the barbecue to make them nice and crispy on the outiside but moist on the inside.
Sticky Grilled Ginger Chicken
For a dish that tastes as good as it looks, try these sticky ginger chicken thighs made with orange juice, garlic and fresh ginger. Serve with a crunchy carrot salad.
Why bake your dessert when you can cook it on the barbecue? This sticky BBQ Parkin cake will cook in about 30 minutes on the barbecue and will really wow party guests.
Grilled sweetcorn salsa
This zesty sweetcorn salsa can be made with canned corn but for depth of flavour, grilling the cobs makes a real difference.
Thai tuna burgers
These tasty tuna burgers only have a hint of spice, which makes them a great child-friendly dish for the barbecue.
Grilled lobster tails
Wow guests with these luxurious grilled lobster tails that are topped with herby breadcrumbs and lime zest.
You won't even miss the meat in this juicy mushroom burger recipe that's served between soft brioche rolls, with chunky sweet potato chips and tomato and chilli chutney on the side.
Banana frozen yogurt with grilled pineapple slices
Grilling brings out the sweetness in this pineapple recipe that's served with fruity frozen yogurt.
Spicy steak burger
Give the classic beef patty a twist with this spicy steak burger recipe that can be tailored to suit your heat tolerance.
Chargrilled vegetables with feta
With just five ingredients, this chargrilled vegetables recipe is the perfect quick supper and can even be served cold the next day.
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