Simple BBQ Recipes You Must Try

Whether you are camping or looking to enjoy an outdoor escape, the best BBQ recipes are those you can enjoy with friends and family under the perfect weather. When summer rolls out, no doubt everyone becomes barbecue frantic. Roasted veggies, solid flavours, rich sauces… paradise at its; so get the flame boil and let the flame blaze.

BBQ Recipes

The following are simple BBQ recipes you can’t afford to miss this summer:

Meatloaf with Spicy Barbecue Sauce

The heat canyon technique will do where you place charcoal on both sides of the BBQ tray to create heat walls on two sides. This will make for a good tender cook for the meatloaf as you place a dip tray in the centre of the tray. Make sauce by mixing BBQ and ketchup, freshly diced peppers, onions, carrots and add breadcrumbs, pepper and salt. Dip your sauce over the cooked meatloaf and you’ll have yourself a scrumptious meal.


  • Large onion
  • 1 deseeded green pepper
  • 1 peeled medium carrot
  • 400g beef mine
  • 400g higher welfare pork mince
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 2 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp Old Bay seasoning
  • 100g stale breadcrumbs
  • 1 tsp ground black pepper
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • 150g Cheddar cheese
  • 2 large eggs

For the sauce:

  • 50ml tomato ketchup
  • 100ml BBQ sauce
  • Chili sauce
  • Tobacco sauce

Spicy Steak with Rosemary Fries

This is classic BBQ meal ideal for a family outing. Steak in chili and paprika for spiciness, lemon zest and oregano to give it all the flavours for a delectable meal. Slice and cook potatoes in oil golden to make them a crunchy side dish. Once steak is ready alongside fries, it will make an unforgettable meal.


  • ½ zest lemon
  • 1 tsp chili flakes
  • 1 tbsp. smoked paprika
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 350g rump beef steak
  • 400g baking potatoes with skin
  • 1 tbsp. fresh, finely chopped rosemary
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil

Beacon Beef Steak Rolls

These can make any palate water. Beef steak is wrapped in thick and good quality pork belly bacon after heating from 250 F to 275 F. Cover beacon steak roll in your preferred BBQ sauce and cook under low heat.


  • Minute steaks also known as cube steaks
  • Use a meat hammer to soften and thin them
  • You can marinade them for a few hours with your favourite steak marinade
  • Season with green onions and garlic

Barbecue Beans

The best barbecue beans are whisked together using 2 quarts water and salt, then cooked with crisp bacon. Add onions, brown sugar, mustard, molasses, ketchup, hot sauce and BBQ rub to provide all the necessary flavours for yummy BBQ beans.


  • Water
  • 2 tbsp. kosher salt
  • 1 Oz small dried beans like pinto, navy or great northern beans, picked and rinsed
  • 8 Oz sliced bacon into ½ long strips
  • 1 large yellow onion finely minced
  • 2 tbsp. finely diced and seeded jalapeno
  • ¼ cup diced green pepper
  • 3 medium cloves minced garlic
  • Ketchup 1 ½ cups
  • Chicken stock 2 cups
  • 2/3 cups brown sugar
  • ¼ cup molasses
  • 1/3 cup honey
  • 2 tbsp. yellow mustard
  • 1 tbsp. apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tbsp. hot sauce
  • 1 tbsp. BBQ rub

With these simple BBQ recipes, you can go on and make you and your something worth remembering come summer. Not only are these meals easy to prepare, but they are also rich in nutrients, making them ideal for everyone.

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