5 irresistible BBQ recipes you have to try29th May 2020
When the sun is shining, there’s nothing better than enjoying delicious BBQ food with loved ones. That’s why for National BBQ Week, we’re here to help you celebrate in style. We’ve had our fair share of BBQs and want to share our favourite recipes for you to enjoy with your family.
- The best BBQ burger
A staple for any BBQ banquet, Olive Magazine shares everything you need from their secret sauce to delicious fillings to upgrade your classic BBQ burger. So, there’s no need to rush to the supermarket to stock up on frozen burgers as this recipe allows you to make it from scratch! Have a go at recreating this meaty showstopper for the perfect homemade treat.
- Veggie goodness
Pack all your 5-a-day into one healthy vegetable dish. Flavoured with garlic, lemon and herbs, this guide to grilling from BBC Good Food is a simple yet delicious meat-free option. Grilling brings out a natural sweetness and you can even add halloumi for an added burst of flavour – enjoy!
- Chargrilled chicken
Your basic grilled chicken will never be the same again! Cooking over smoky BBQ coals allows for a delicious charred taste. Jamie Oliver explains how to make it crisp on the outside and tender in the middle with an irresistible marinade.
Tip: to cook to perfection, take control of the heat really carefully so the food cooks through properly before it starts burning on the outside.
- Smoky corn on the cob
The taste of a warm, buttery corn on the cob is hard to beat on a summer’s day. Add a smoky twist to this simple side dish to compliment the rest of your BBQ treats with this recipe from Waitrose.
- Quick and easy jug cocktails
If you really want to take your BBQ to the next level, why not complement these recipes with a fun and fruity cocktail? You don’t have to be a professional mixologist to recreate these summer drinks. Whether your favourite is a cool margarita or refreshing rum punch, check out the best jug cocktail recipes here.