Delicious and healthy summer grilling recipes can be hard to find. So we rounded up the best summertime cookout recipes that are sure to wow your guests. Whether you’re hosting a poolside party or a backyard BBQ, these nutritious, flavorful recipes are sure to please all kinds of grilled cravings.
GRILLED MEXICAN STREET CORN
Move over boring, boiled corn on the cob! This Mexican Street Corn recipe by Stacey is perfect for your next summer BBQ. With ingredients including sour cream, cilantro, cheese, and lime—this casually decadent dish will wow the family and your friends.
SPICY GRILLED SHRIMP TACOS WITH AVOCADO SALSA
If you’re looking for a light, poolside summertime meal, then look no further! These spicy shrimp tacos by Christy pack a flavorful punch your summer guests will love! The best part of this dish is that you can sans the shrimp for any vegetarians and they can still enjoy an avocado salsa taco!
We think the marinade is what sets these kabobs apart! Chungah uses ingredients such as olive oil, basil, and lemon to keep this side dish healthy and tasty. So the next time you’re grilling out, don’t forget to add these to the menu.
SPICE-RUBBED GRILLED CHICKEN
What’s a summer grill out without chicken? (It’s a bore that’s what!) This recipe by Dara for The Pioneer Woman blog is fantastic! Flavored with spices such as cumin and paprika, and sweetened ever-so-slightly with a tablespoon of honey, this recipe is light and delicious. Perfect for a poolside grilling!
Grilled Berry Peach Pie
You read that right: Berry peach pie—on the grill! This recipe requires a tad more prep (because really, who’s used to making pie on the grill?) but it is guaranteed to WOW your grilling guests. Dorothy really outdid herself with this one. We think this is a perfect summertime meal ender to ensure your cook out is the talk of the town!