Tired of the same ol’ chicken, hot dogs and burgers you put on the grill? Offer something unexpected at your next cookout, with these dope ideas for appetizers, main dishes, and desserts that are great on the grill.
Juicy watermelon gets a heavenly charred note from the heat of the grill. Add Feta for the salty flavor and fresh basil bring it back down to give it that BAM!
Sweet potatoes get even sweeter when on the grill. Toss the hot potatoes with butter and scallions, and serve with jerk chicken or BBQ ribs.
Put down the jiffy, and use the grill! This honey-butter-topped cornbread bakes in a cast-iron skillet right on the grill so it develops a deliciously crunchy exterior.
Want to make theee best grilled shrimp possible? Throw it on the grill and don’t forget, the lemon slices (edible, rind and all) and thick rashers of bacon, and you’ve got absolute appetizer bliss.
Remix a classic using the grill! Slip in slabs of bacon and tomato for bonus points.
Try this dish once and you’ll wonder why you ever ate your carrots any other way. Fire brings out the vegetable’s intense sweetness and adds an irresistible kiss of smoke and char.
You can even get drink ideas off the grill! A trip over the flames intensifies the flavor of fresh peaches, and their sweet, slightly smoky aspect pairs brilliantly with bourbon.
There are way more things you can throw on the grill.
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