The weather is warming up and the sun is shining, this can only mean one thing – that barbecue season is almost amongst us.

Barbecues are the social event of the summer, perfect for entertaining your family and friends over some homemade grilled food. We all know that cooking for a group of different palettes can be difficult. That’s why we’ve found the best BBQ dishes that will suit everyone’s tastes…

The Ultimate Beef Burgers

Ultimate beef burger

Photo: Delicious Magazine

You can’t go wrong with a classic beef burger. This recipe is quick and easy to follow. You can even get the kids involved in making these delicious patties. These ultimate beef burgers are perfect for eating on the day or they can be frozen should the weather take a turn.

Click here for the recipe from Delicious Magazine.

Halloumi Salad with Orange and Mint

halloumi salad - best bbq dishes

Photo: BBC Good Food

Halloumi has won the heart of the nation with its meaty taste and rubbery texture. It’s also the perfect pairing for a barbecue because it can be grilled – thanks to its high melting point. This recipe is a vegetarian favourite and gives an extra zing to your regular Halloumi salad.

Click here for the recipe from BBC Good Food.

Barbecued Trout in Newspaper

barbecued trout in newspaper - best bbq dishes

Photo: Jamie Oliver

Who knew barbecued trout wrapped in newspaper would taste as delicious as this does! This dairy-free, gluten-free dish has proved a hit with seafood lovers up and down the nation. Its succulent barbecued flavour makes it a go-to whenever you’ve got family and friends over.

Click here for the recipe from Jamie Oliver.

Mexican Black Bean Burgers with Lime & Coriander

mexican black bean burger

Photo: Jamie Oliver

These Mexican Black Bean Burgers are packed full of flavour, enough to get your taste buds tingling. They are the perfect addition to a barbecue and will suit the whole family as they’re Vegetarian and Vegan friendly!

Click here for the recipe from Jamie Oliver.

Herby Lamb Kebabs

herby lamb kebabs - best bbq dishes

Photo: Jamie Oliver

Kebabs are always a barbecue favourite, you can create them to your own liking with all your favourite ingredients. We’ve found a recipe that will get your guests drooling plus they’re super easy to make. Once you’ve got all the ingredients prepared, you can ask the kids to help assemble them to make for the perfect barbecue.

Click here for the recipe from Jamie Oliver.

Hatch Pineapple Salsa

hatch pineapple salsa

Photo: Brian Woodcock

This delicious Hatch Pineapple Salsa is quick and easy to make in only 10 minutes. It’s fresh and fiery flavour is the perfect addition to any barbecued dish.

Click here for the recipe from Country Living.

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