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10 BBQ-friendly desserts

Why start up the oven when you've got a hot grill ready to go? These mouthwatering desserts can all be thrown on the grill as soon as the burgers are plated.
  • Grilled banana bites

    These little rolls are full of sugary goodness and will satisfy the sweet tooth of guests of all ages!

    Consider replacing peanut butter and chocolate with Nutella, a hazelnut spread, if that's preferred. 

    Date Published: May 19, 2014
    Date Updated: March 7, 2017
  • Mixed berry crisp

    This combination of a sweet, golden, crumbly top and a variety of fresh, warm berries could put anyone into a state of absolute bliss. 

    Date Published: May 19, 2014
    Date Updated: March 7, 2017
  • Grilled pound cake with chocolate sauce

    A frozen poundcake gets a major upgrade when drenched in orange juice and thrown on the grill. Use the mouthwatering espresso chocolate sauce, fluffy whipped cream, and crunchy pistachios to top off servings. 

    Date Published: May 19, 2014
    Date Updated: March 7, 2017
  • Cast-iron brownies

    Whether in mini cast-iron skillets or in one large skillet, these brownies taste heavenly and look scrumptious with gooey hot fudge, grilled bananas, and ice cream on top!

    Date Published: May 19, 2014
    Date Updated: March 7, 2017
  • Grilled tropical fruit with cinnamon-sugar crisps and dulce de leche

    Grilled pineapple and bananas are taken to a whole new level when paired with mouthwatering dulce de leche and lightly toasted coconut in this recipe. 

    Date Published: May 19, 2014
    Date Updated: March 7, 2017
  • Amaretti s'mores

    Amaretti cookies, Italian almond-flavored treats, are a wonderful substitute for more traditional graham crackers used to make s'mores. Make sure those golden marshmallows are sandwiched between cookies with a gooey helping of espresso-infused hazelnut spread. 

    Date Published: May 19, 2014
    Date Updated: March 7, 2017
  • Grilled strawberries with limoncello sorbet

    Skewered strawberries doused in powdered sugar are flavored by the grill rack in this recipe and served with an invigorating, homemade limoncello sorbet. 

    Date Published: May 19, 2014
    Date Updated: March 7, 2017
  • Cast-iron hot gingerbread cookie

    Simply put, these giant cookies are dreamily delicious and easy to put together. Nothing wrong with this dessert if it doesn't end up cooking all the way through, either - everyone loves a gooey, warm cookie! 

    Date Published: May 19, 2014
    Date Updated: March 7, 2017
  • Grilled skillet peach pie

    Baking a pie in a skillet is more than impressive and doing it on the grill is even more praiseworthy! Try this recipe out at your next BBQ and have your guests drooling over this flaky, sweet pie.

    Date Published: May 19, 2014
    Date Updated: March 7, 2017
  • Cast-iron plum-polenta cake

    This cornmeal-based, grill-baked cake is flavored with juicy plums, zesty lemon peel, and grated nutmeg. Try making your own homemade whipped cream for extra sophistication points!

    Date Published: May 19, 2014
    Date Updated: March 7, 2017

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