Top BBQ Recipes for Summer Grilling: Essential Gathering Ideas

Start with tender baby back ribs seasoned with a dry rub, slow-cooked on the grill, and finished with a tangy barbecue sauce for irresistible flavor.

Classic BBQ Ribs

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Marinate chicken pieces in a flavorful barbecue marinade, then grill until charred and juicy—perfect for a summer barbecue.

Juicy BBQ Chicken

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Smoky Pulled Pork

Slow-cook pork shoulder on the grill until fork-tender, then shred and toss with barbecue sauce for mouthwatering pulled pork sandwiches.

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Marinate shrimp in garlic, lemon, and herbs, then skewer and grill until pink and slightly charred—a quick and impressive appetizer.

Grilled Shrimp Skewers

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Season brisket with a dry rub, smoke low and slow on the grill, and slice thinly for a melt-in-your-mouth barbecue favorite.

BBQ Brisket

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Brush corn with garlic butter or chili-lime seasoning, grill until charred, and serve with a sprinkle of cheese—delicious and easy.

Grilled Corn on the Cob

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Wrap asparagus spears with bacon, grill until crispy, and serve as a flavorful side dish.

Bacon-Wrapped 

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Grill juicy beef patties seasoned with barbecue spices, then serve on toasted buns with your favorite toppings—perfect for a backyard cookout.

BBQ Beef Burgers

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