Full Recipe List

With recipes and techniques arranged by skill level—from The Basics to The Easy Upgrades to The Serious Projects—cooks of all stripes can dive in and choose their own outdoor cooking adventure. Regional specialties are featured throughout so readers can learn how to make favorite dishes from across the country, like Kansas City Sticky Ribs, Lone Star Beef Brisket, and Alabama Barbecued Chicken.


The Basics
The Easy Upgrades
The Serious Projects
Conversions and Equivalents

Full Recipe List


Perfect Grilled Hamburgers (preview recipe online)
Perfect Grilled Cheeseburgers with Garlic, Chipotle, and Scallion
Perfect Grilled Cheeseburgers with Cognac, Mustard, and Chives
Grilled Well-Done Hamburgers
Grilled Well-Done Bacon Cheeseburgers
Grilled Beef Kebabs with Lemon-Rosemary Marinade
Grilled Beef Kebabs with North African Marinade
Grilled Beef Kebabs with Red Curry Marinade
Grilled Boneless Steaks
Grilled Porterhouse or T-Bone Steaks
Grilled Tuscan Steaks with Garlic Essence
Grilled Filets Mignons
Blue Cheese Butter
Roasted Red Pepper and Smoked Paprika Butter
Lemon, Garlic, and Parsley Butter
Grilled Chuck Steaks
Grilled Steak Tips
Garlic and Herb Marinade Southwestern Marinade
Garlic, Ginger, and Soy Marinade
Grilled Flank Steak with Garlic-Herb Sauce
Grilled Beef Teriyaki
Grilled Marinated Skirt Steak
Grilled Hoisin-Scallion Marinated Skirt Steak
Grilled Black Pepper–Honey Marinated Skirt Steak

Grilled Pork Skewers with Grilled Tomato Relish
Grilled Boneless Pork Chops
Onion, Olive, and Caper Relish
Tomato, Fennel, and Almond Relish
Orange, Jícama, and Pepita Relish
Grilled Thin-Cut Pork Chops
Grilled Caribbean Thin-Cut Pork Chops
Grilled Mediterranean Thin-Cut Pork Chops
Grilled Spicy Thai Thin-Cut Pork Chops
Grilled Thick-Cut Bone-In Pork Chops
Grilled Honey-Glazed Pork Chops
Chinese-Style Glazed Pork Tenderloin

Grilled Lamb Kebabs
Warm Spice Parsley Marinade with Ginger
Garlic and Cilantro Marinade with Garam Masala
Sweet Curry Marinade with Buttermilk
Grilled Lamb Shoulder Chops with Near East Red Pepper Paste
Grilled Lamb Shoulder Chops with Garlic-Rosemary Marinade
Grilled Lamb Loin or Rib Chops
Grilled Lamb Loin or Rib Chops with Mediterranean Herb and Garlic Paste
Grilled Lamb Loin or Rib Chops with Zucchini and Mint Sauce

Easy Turkey Burgers (preview recipe online)
Chicken Burgers
Grilled Chicken Kebabs with Garlic and Herb Marinade
Grilled Chicken Kebabs with Curry Marinade
Grilled Chicken Kebabs with Caribbean Marinade
Grilled Chicken Kebabs with Middle Eastern Marinade
Grilled Chicken Kebabs with Southwestern Marinade
Grilled Chicken Kebabs with Mediterranean Marinade
Grilled Lemon-Parsley Chicken Breasts
Grilled Chipotle-Lime Chicken Breasts
Grilled Orange-Tarragon Chicken Breasts
Grilled Glazed Boneless Chicken Breasts
Spicy Hoisin Glaze
Honey-Mustard Glaze
Coconut-Curry Glaze
Miso-Sesame Glaze
Molasses-Coffee Glaze
Grilled Bone-In Chicken
Cajun Spice Rub
Jamaican Spice Rub
Tex-Mex Spice Rub
Basic Barbecue Sauce
Grilled Glazed Bone-In Chicken Breasts
Orange-Chipotle Glaze
Soy-Ginger Glaze
Curry-Yogurt Glaze
Classic Barbecued Chicken
Kansas City Barbecue Sauce
Grilled Chicken Diavolo
Grilled Chicken Leg Quarters with Lime Dressing
Grilled Chicken Wings
Grilled BBQ Chicken Wings
Grilled Creole Chicken Wings
Grilled Tandoori Chicken Wings

Fish & Seafood
Grilled Swordfish Skewers with Basil Oil (preview recipe online)
Sweet and Saucy Lime-Jalapeño Glazed Salmon
Orange-Sesame Glazed Salmon
Spicy Apple Glazed Salmon
Wood-Grilled Salmon
Chinese-Style Wood-Grilled Salmon
Barbecued Wood-Grilled Salmon
Lemon-Thyme Wood-Grilled Salmon
Grilled Red Curry Mahi-Mahi with Pineapple Salsa
Grilled Halibut Steaks with Chipotle-Lime Butter
Grilled Swordfish Steaks with Salsa Verde
Grilled Shrimp with Spicy Lemon-Garlic Sauce
Grilled Shrimp with Fresh Tomatoes, Feta, and Olives
Grilled Scallops
Chile-Lime Vinaigrette
Basil Vinaigrette
Barbecue Sauce Vinaigrette

Vegetables, Tofu & Fruit
Grilled Portobello Burgers
Grilled Soy-Ginger Glazed Tofu
Grilled Asian Barbecue Glazed Tofu
Grilled Asparagus
Grilled Asparagus with Chili-Lime Butter
Grilled Asparagus with Cumin Butter
Grilled Asparagus with Garlic Butter
Grilled Asparagus with Orange-Thyme Butter
Grilled Butternut Squash
Spicy Grilled Butternut Squash with Garlic and Rosemary
Grilled Cabbage
Easy Grilled Coleslaw
Grilled Corn with Flavored Butter
Basil and Lemon Butter
Honey Butter
Latin-Spiced Butter
New Orleans “Barbecue” Butter
Spicy Old Bay Butter
Grilled Eggplant with Yogurt Sauce
Grilled Marinated Portobello Mushrooms
Grilled Marinated Portobello Mushrooms with Tarragon
Grilled Onions
Grill-Roasted Peppers
Grill-Roasted Peppers with Rosemary
Grilled Plantains
Grilled Potatoes with Garlic and Rosemary
Grilled Potatoes with Oregano and Lemon
Grilled Potato Hobo Packs
Grilled Spanish-Style Potato Hobo Packs
Grilled Spicy Home Fry Potato Hobo Packs
Grilled Vinegar and Onion Potato Hobo Packs
Grilled Vegetable Salad
Grilled Ratatouille
Grilled Fruit
Simplified Caramel Sauce
Sour Orange Glaze
Rum-Molasses Glaze

Bruschetta with Tomatoes and Basil
Bruschetta with Fresh Herbs
Bruschetta with Red Onions, Herbs, and Parmesan
Bruschetta Sauteed Sweet Peppers
Bruschetta with Grilled Eggplant, Rosemary, and Feta
Bruschetta with Arugula, Red Onion, and Rosemary-White Bean Spread


Tender, Juicy Grilled Burgers
Grilled Scallion Topping
Grilled Shiitake Mushroom Topping
Grilled Napa Cabbage and Radicchio Topping
All-in-One Grilled Burgers
Ranch All-in-One Grilled Burgers
Tex-Mex All-in-One Grilled Burgers
Italian All-in-One Grilled Burgers
Meatloaf Burgers
Grilled Steak Burgers
Jucy Lucy Burgers
Green Chile Cheeseburgers
Grilled Steak with New Mexican Chile Rub
Grilled Cowboy-Cut Rib Eyes
Grilled Beef and Chorizo Skewers
Grilled Argentine Steaks with Chimichurri Sauce
Drunken Steak
Margarita Drunken Steak
Grilled Free-Form Beef Wellington with Balsamic Reduction
Grilled Thai Beef Salad
Spinach Salad with Grilled Beef, Mushrooms, and Miso-Ginger Dressing
Skirt Steak Fajitas (preview recipe online)
Grilled Skirt Steak and Poblano Tacos
Grilled London Broil
Sweet and Smoky Grilled Tomato Salsa
Inexpensive Grill-Roasted Beef with Garlic and Rosemary
Inexpensive Grill-Roasted Beef with Shallot and Tarragon
Grill-Roasted Beef Tenderloin
Smoked Grill-Roasted Beef Tenderloin
Baltimore Pit Beef
California Barbecued Tri-Tip
Santa Maria Salsa
Grilled Beef Satay Peanut Sauce

Wisconsin Brats and Beer
Grilled Sausages with Onions
Grilled Sausages with Peppers and Onions
Grilled Sausages with Fennel
Texas Smoked Sausages
Grilled Pork Kebabs with Hoisin and Five-Spice
Grilled Pork Kebabs with Sweet Sriracha Glaze
Grilled Pork Kebabs with Barbecue Glaze
Ancho-Rubbed Grilled Pork Chops
Grilled Stuffed Pork Chops
Grilled Sausage-Stuffed Pork Chops
Grilled Southwestern Stuffed Pork Chops
Grill-Smoked Pork Chops
Smoked Double-Thick Pork Chops
Smoked Pork Loin
Basic Pantry Barbecue Sauce
Five-Alarm Barbecue Sauce
Chinese-Style Barbecue Sauce
Honey-Scallion Barbecue Sauce
Grilled Rosemary Pork Loin
Grilled Garlic-Lime Pork Tenderloin Steaks
Grilled Lemon-Thyme Pork Tenderloin Steaks
Grilled Spicy Orange-Ginger Pork Tenderloin Steaks
Spice-Crusted Grilled Pork Tenderloin
Everything Bagel–Crusted Grilled Pork Tenderloin
Coffee-and-Fennel-Crusted Grilled Pork Tenderloin
Grilled Glazed Pork Tenderloin
Roast Miso Glaze
Sweet and Spicy Hoisin Glaze
Satay Glaze

Grilled Lamb Kofte
Grilled Beef Kofte
Grilled Rack of Lamb
Grilled Rack of Lamb with Sweet Mustard Glaze
Grilled Butterflied Leg of Lamb with Tandoori Marinade
Grilled Butterflied Leg of Lamb with Greek-Style Marinade
Grilled Butterflied Leg of Lamb with Soy-Honey Marinade
Grilled Butterflied Leg of Lamb with Garlic-Rosemary Marinade

Juicy Grilled Turkey Burgers
Malt Vinegar–Molasses Burger Sauce
Apricot-Mustard Burger Sauce
Chile-Lime Burger Sauce
Grilled Tequila Chicken with Orange, Avocado, and Pepita Salad
Grilled Chicken Tacos with Salsa Verde
Monterey Chicken Pico de Gallo
Easy Stuffed Chicken Breasts
Greek-Style Grilled Stuffed Chicken Breasts
Chicken Souvlaki
Barbecued Chicken Kebabs
Peach-Glazed Grilled Chicken
Kentucky Bourbon Brined Grilled Chicken
Sweet and Tangy Barbecued Chicken
Citrus-and-Spice Grilled Chicken
Cornell Chicken
Peri Peri Grilled Chicken
Alabama Barbecued Chicken
Grilled Indian-Spiced Chicken with Raita
Thai-Style Grilled Chicken with Spicy Sweet and Sour Dipping Sauce
Jerk Chicken
Huli Huli Chicken
Smoked Chicken
Grill-Roasted Chicken
Grill-Roasted Chicken with Tangy Barbecue Sauce
Grilled Butterflied Chicken Diavola
Grilled Butterflied Lemon Chicken
Grilled Wine-and-Herb Marinated Chicken
Glazed Grill-Roasted Chicken
Honey-Mustard Glaze
Brown Sugar–Balsamic Glaze
Spicy Molasses Glaze

Fish & Seafood
Salmon Burgers
Creamy Lemon-Herb Sauce
Creamy Chipotle-Lime Sauce
Tuna Burgers
Wasabi Mayonnaise
Grilled Southern Shrimp Burgers
Grilled Fish Tacos
Grilled Shrimp Tacos with Jícama Slaw
Overnight Mexican Crema
Quick Mexican Crema
Grilled Jalapeño and Lime Shrimp Skewers
Grilled Red Chile and Ginger Shrimp Skewers
Grilled Bacon-Wrapped Scallops
Grilled Tuna Steaks with Vinaigrette
Grilled Tuna Steaks with Chermoula Vinaigrette
Grilled Tuna Steaks with Soy-Ginger Vinaigrette
Grilled Salmon Steaks with Lemon-Caper Sauce
Grilled Salmon Steaks with Orange-Ginger Sauce
Grilled Salmon Steaks with Lime-Cilantro Sauce
Grilled Salmon Steaks with Olive Vinaigrette
Grill-Smoked Salmon
“Smoked Salmon Platter” Sauce
Grilled Blackened Red Snapper
Pineapple and Cucumber Salsa with Mint Rémoulade
Maryland-Style Grilled Shrimp and Corn
Grilled Clams, Mussels, or Oysters
Grilled Mussels
Grilled Oysters
Grilled Oysters with Spicy Lemon Butter
Grilled Oysters with Tangy Soy-Citrus Sauce
Grilled Oysters with Mignonette Sauce

Ultimate Veggie Burgers
Mediterranean-Style Portobello Burgers
Grilled Caesar Salad
Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad
Grilled Vegetable Kebabs
Charred Carrot Salad
Charred Fingerling Potato Salad
Smoky Grilled Potato Salad
Grilled Sweet Potatoes with Chimichurri Sauce
Mexican-Style Grilled Corn (preview recipe online)
Grilled Eggplant and Bell Peppers with Mint-Cumin Dressing
Grilled Zucchini and Red Onion with Lemon-Basil Vinaigrette

Grilled Tomato and Cheese Pizzas
Spicy Garlic Oil
Grilled Vegetable and Bread Salad
Tunisian-Style Grilled Vegetables (Mechouia)


Chicago-Style Barbecued Ribs
Texas Barbecued Beef Ribs
Korean Grilled Short Ribs (Kalbi)
Grill-Roasted Beef Short Ribs
Mustard Glaze
Blackberry Glaze
Hoisin-Tamarind Glaze
Carne Asada
Red Chile Salsa
Simple Refried Beans
Smoky Chipotle Chili con Carne
Grilled Stuffed Flank Steak
Grilled Stuffed Flank Steak with Spinach and Pine Nuts
Grilled Stuffed Flank Steak with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Capers
Ultimate Charcoal-Grilled Steaks
Smoked Beef Tenderloin
Grill-Roasted Prime Rib
Kansas City Barbecued Brisket
Barbecued Beef Brisket
Lone Star Beef Brisket
Barbecued Burnt Ends
Smoked Roast Beef

Barbecued Baby Back Ribs
Spice Rub
Barbecued Pork Spareribs
Dry Rub
Tangy Barbecue Sauce
Kentucky Smoked Barbecue Sauce
Louisiana Sweet Barbecue Sauce
Spicy Rio Grande Barbecue Sauce
Sweet and Tangy Grilled Country-Style Pork Ribs
Cola-Barbecued Ribs
Chinese-Style Barbecued Spareribs
Honey-Mustard Barbecued Ribs
Honey-Mustard Barbecue Sauce
Atomic Ribs (preview recipe online)
Kansas City Sticky Ribs
Memphis Spareribs
Memphis-Style Wet Ribs for a Crowd
South Dakota Corncob-Smoked Ribs
St. Louis Barbecued Pork Steaks
Tacos al Pastor
Grilled Citrus-Marinated Pork Cutlets
Grilled Stuffed Pork Tenderloin
Olive and Sun-Dried Tomato Stuffing
Porcini and Artichoke Stuffing
Grilled Pork Loin with Apple-Cranberry Filling
Grilled Pork Loin with Apple-Cherry Filling with Caraway
Grill-Roasted Bone-In Pork Rib Roast
Orange Salsa with Cuban Flavors
Cuban-Style Grill-Roasted Pork
Mojo Sauce
Kalua Pork
Tennessee Barbecued Pork Shoulder
Barbecued Pulled Pork
Dry Rub for Barbecue
Eastern North Carolina Barbecue Sauce
Western South Carolina Barbecue Sauce
Mid–South Carolina Mustard Sauce
Lexington Pulled Pork
South Carolina Pulled Pork
Lexington Barbecue Sauce

Barbecued Pulled Chicken
Barbecued Pulled Chicken with Peach Sauce
Barbecued Pulled Chicken for a Crowd
Grilled Pesto Chicken
Grilled Stuffed Chicken Breasts with Prosciutto and Fontina
Grilled Stuffed Chicken Breasts with Black Forest Ham and Gruyère
Grilled Stuffed Chicken Breasts with Salami and Mozzarella
Sinaloa-Style Grill-Roasted Chickens
Grill-Roasted Cornish Game Hens
Barbecue Glaze
Asian Barbecue Glaze
Grill-Roasted Boneless Turkey Breast with Herb Butter
Grill-Roasted Boneless Turkey Breast with Olives and Sun-Dried Tomatoes
Smoked Turkey Breast
Classic Grill-Roasted Turkey
Simple Grill-Roasted Turkey
Gravy for Simple Grill-Roasted Turkey
Spice-Rubbed Grill-Roasted Turkey
Grilled Duck Breasts
Peach-Habanero Chutney
Pickled Ginger Relish with Tapenade
Grill-Roasted Chinese-Style Duck
Grill-Roasted Beer Can Chicken
Spice Rub

Fish & Seafood
Barbecued Side of Salmon
Horseradish Cream Sauce with Chives
Mustard-Dill Sauce
Grilled Whole Red Snapper or Striped Bass
Orange, Lime, and Cilantro Vinaigrette
Fresh Tomato-Basil Relish
Basic Barbecue Spice Rub
Cajun Spice Rub
Long Island-Style Bluefish
Tartar Sauce
Sun-Dried Tomato and Caper Mayonnaise
Chipotle Chile Mayonnaise
Grilled Stuffed Trout
New England Clambake
Grilled Lobsters
Grilled Lobsters with Chili Butter
Grilled Lobsters with Herbed Garlic Butter