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    The 35 BEST BBQ Recipes

    If you’re looking for some super flavorful meal, you just can’t beat good old barbecue!

    That’s why we’ve compiled this collection of amazing BBQ Recipes for you, from GypsyPlate and around the internet.

    You’ll find classics like Ribs and BBQ chicken, as well as plenty of other innovative ways to use barbecue sauce, and even leftovers.

    Cook your way through this amazing list of BBQ recipes. Whether you’re looking for an easy weeknight dinner or a summer cookout star dish, you’ll find it here!

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    The BEST BBQ Recipes:

    1. BBQ Ribs

    We’re starting this list of brilliant BBQ recipes with our own favorite and most delicious BBQ Ribs!

    This outstanding recipe is made with a perfectly seasoned spiced rub and BBQ sauce. These melt-in-your-mouth baby back ribs will become your family’s favorite for sure!

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    2. Brunswick Stew

    Now, this Brunswick Stew recipe is just an exceptional southern dish that is going to be your new comfort stew for the winter season.

    This stew is full of amazing barbeque flavors, seasonings, smoked meats and veggies, making it more special and unique. A must-try stew recipe for you all.

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    3. Korean BBQ Beef

    Craving some Asian flavors? We have got you covered with this ultimate Korean BBQ Beef called Bulgogi.

    You can make the best bulgogi sauce at home that tastes just heavenly with thinly sliced beef. So satisfy your taste buds with this fantastic Korean Bbq Beef recipe.

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    4. New Orleans BBQ Shrimp

    Have you ever made New Orleans shrimp at home? If not, here’s your chance to make restaurant-quality BBQ shrimp at home!

    They are going to turn out to be the best BBQ shrimp you ever have tried, with amazing flavors that you are going to get obsessed with.

    Get the Recipe @ girlcarnivore

    5. Grilled BBQ Chicken

    Want to throw last minute outdoor party? Then try this Grilled BBQ Chicken recipe, and be a proud host, as this dish is going to be the center of attraction.

    It’s quick and easy to make, and the homemade barbeque sauce makes it ultra delicious. So just enjoy…

    Get the Recipe @ carlsbadcravings

    6. BBQ Pulled Pork

    Everyone loves pulled pork, and this BBQ Pulled Pork recipe is extremely delicious and mouth-watering.

    This one-pot recipe has excellent flavors and textures, plus it’s very easy to make. A perfect make-ahead and freezer-friendly recipe that is super convenient for your busy nights.

    Get the Recipe @ playswellwithbutter

    7. BBQ Chicken Pizza

    All pizza lovers, this BBQ Chicken Pizza is going to be the best homemade pizza you will ever make!

    This awesome recipe is super simple to make, and has a perfect combination of BBQ sauce, cheese, and chicken that makes it the best. So don’t wait, and just try this amazing pizza today.

    Get the Recipe @ aberdeenskitchen

    8. BBQ Nachos

    BBQ Nachos are going to be the star dish for your future get-togethers and game days.

    These delicious nachos are made with all your favorite ingredients that go just amazing with each other. And the best part is, they get ready in just half an hour.

    So make your special events more delicious with these addictive BBQ nachos.

    Get the Recipe @ thespeckledpalate

    9. Hawaiian Bacon Pineapple Chicken Kebabs

    Guys, give your chicken kebabs a delicious tropical twist by making this Hawaiian Bacon Pineapple Chicken Kebabs recipe!

    You are going to get addicted to this perfectly skewered meat and veggies that are crispy, charred, and well balanced with homemade garlic BBQ sauce.

    Get the Recipe @ cafedelites

    10. BBQ Chicken Salad

    Give your boring salad an excellent makeover by making this BBQ Chicken Salad recipe, it tastes exactly as if it came right from a famous restaurant.

    This bowl is loaded with superb flavors and amazing ingredients, making it a hit salad that we bet your loved ones will enjoy every bite of.

    Get the Recipe @ damndelicious

    11. BBQ Chicken Stromboli

    Now make your family this ultimate appetizer that will become everyone’s favorite: BBQ Chicken Stromboli!

    This recipe is unbelievably simple and quick to make with chicken, caramelized onions, tasty BBQ sauce, and melty provolone cheese. It’s both stunning and addictive!

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    12. Crockpot BBQ Pulled Chicken

    Crockpot recipes are always easy to make and super delicious melt-in-your-mouth tender, and this BBQ Pulled Chicken recipe is no different!

    It is sweet, savoy, smoky, and tangy. You can make multiple dishes with this BBQ pulled chicken. So don’t wait and make this super flavorful pulled chicken and impress everyone.

    Get the Recipe @ cookingclassy

    13. BBQ Grilled Vegetables

    These BBQ Grilled Vegetables make the best vegetable dish to serve for your next gathering.

    Assorted veggies are perfectly marinated in an excellent zesty, lemony herb garlic dressing and then get an awesome char from grilling. So good!

    Get the Recipe @ recipetineats

    14. BBQ Chicken Quesadilla

    This BBQ Chicken Quesadilla will become your new go-to recipe, as it is super effortless to make and tastes absolutely stunning!

    You can use your leftover chicken to make this amazing dish with cheese, onions, cilantro, and your favorite barbeque sauce. Try it today!

    Get the Recipe @ yellowblissroad

    15. BBQ Chicken Thighs

    Treat yourself to this BBQ Chicken Thighs recipe, that is insanely delicious and easy to make.

    It’s perfectly roasted chicken in tasty homemade BBQ sauce that you all are going to relish.

    Get the Recipe @ munchkintime

    16. Homemade BBQ Sauce

    Now, you are defiantly going to add this Homemade BBQ Sauce recipe to your favorite sauce repertoire.

    It’s super delicious and easy to make, with perfectly balanced tangy, smoky and sweet flavors that you all will truly love. We’re sure that you are never going to buy readymade BBQ sauce ever again.

    Get the Recipe @ gimmesomeoven

    17. Crockpot Meatballs with Peach BBQ Sauce

    Make your regular meatballs interesting with this mouth-watering Crockpot Meatballs with Peach BBQ Sauce recipe!

    It tastes totally divine, smothered in super addictive peach BBQ sauce that has amazing flavors. These easy-to-make meatballs will be a super hit appetizer.

    Get the Recipe @ yellowblissroad

    18. BBQ Chicken Enchiladas

    Jazz up your weeknight dinner with this BBQ Chicken Enchiladas recipe!

    You can really experience the best fusion of Mexican and BBQ flavors. A must-try recipe when you crave some delicious meal.

    Get the Recipe @ gimmesomeoven

    19. Char Siu Pork (Chinese BBQ Pork)

    Char Siu Pork, also known as Chinese BBQ Pork, is bursting with flavors! The hero ingredient is the Char Siu sauce, which elevates this pork to the next level of deliciousness.

    So give this Chinese dish a definite try, and see that it will become one of your favorite BBQ recipes.

    Get the Recipe @ recipetineats

    20. Slow Cooker Beef Brisket

    This Slow Cooker Beef Brisket recipe will simply blow your mind, as it’s fall apart tender and just melts in your mouth!

    This beef cut is amazingly seasoned with dry sweet rub and BBQ sauce, making it the best you will ever taste. So make your weekend special with this splendid Beef Brisket.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    21. Cheesy Bacon BBQ Chicken (Monterey Chicken)

    Searching for some unique and delicious BBQ recipes? Then stop here and try this smoky Cheesy Bacon BBQ Chicken, called Monterey Chicken!

    This flavor-packed casserole will literally win everyone’s hearts. It’s amazingly simple to make and great for a make-ahead meal, too.

    Get the Recipe @ alyonascooking

    22. Galbi – Korean BBQ Marinated Beef Short Ribs

    Galbi, Korean short ribs, is the most popular Korean barbeque dish. This recipe is remarkably delicious, and the unique Korean-style marinade makes it different from other BBQs.

    So make your family and friends this Korean version of barbecue, and see it become their new favorite.

    Get the Recipe @ recipetineats

    23. BBQ Ranch Chicken Casserole

    All casserole fans, this BBQ Ranch Chicken Casserole recipe is just for you!

    This smashing casserole is made with an amazing combination of sauces, so it has to turn out the most magical and satisfying dish ever.

    Get the Recipe @ kleinworthco

    24. Little Smokies

    If you’re looking for a recipe that really blows your taste buds away, then make these Little Smokies, and we promise you will not be disappointed.

    Savory smoked sausages are amazingly flavored. It makes an absolutely delicious appetizer for your coming parties, get-together, or any special events.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    25. BBQ Pulled Pork Pizza

    This BBQ Pulled Pork Pizza recipe is assured to be a crowd pleaser! It’s super easy to make, and if you can make the BBQ pulled pork in advance, then this pizza can be whipped up in no time.

    A great and delicious recipe for your busy weeknight dinner.

    Get the Recipe @ chelseasmessyapron

    26. BBQ Wings

    Serve these fabulous BBQ Wings to your loved ones, or at any get-together, and everyone will just get hooked.

    The homemade barbecue sauce makes these wings absolutely delicious. Just follow some tips and tricks to make them perfectly crispy and flavorful.

    Get the Recipe @ kitchensanctuary

    27. BBQ Chicken Sliders

    BBQ Chicken Sliders are quintessential for your next game day or summer get-together!

    This gorgeous recipe is just heavenly. You are definitely going to get all rave reviews for these ultimate BBQ Chicken Sliders.

    Get the Recipe @ aberdeenskitchen

    28. Grilled BBQ Pork Chops

    Ok, now these Grilled BBQ Pork Chops are dedicated to all people who love charred and smoky flavors.

    These delicious pork chops are made with a simple dry rub and sweet, zesty barbecue sauce, making the most awesome chops ever.

    Get the Recipe @ theseasonedmom

    29. Grilled BBQ Shrimp

    This grilled BBQ Shrimp recipe is ideal for summer cookouts or parties.

    The juicy grilled shrimp that are perfectly coated in barbeque sauce, and get ready in just 10 minutes.

    Get the Recipe @ healthfulblondie

    30.  Honey BBQ Crockpot Meatballs

    Honey BBQ Crockpot Meatballs are absolutely effortless, and made with just a few simple ingredients.

    They make an amazing snack for your special events, and are so delectable that they will be the first to disappear from your serving table.

    Get the Recipe @ tornadoughalli

    31. BBQ Chicken Wraps

    BBQ chicken wraps make the quickest and easiest dinner for your family and friends! This recipe is super versatile and it tastes just awesome.

    It will defiantly be your weekly routine wrap recipe when you have some leftover chicken. Do try this amazing wrap.

    Get the Recipe @ tasteandtellblog

    32. BBQ Chicken Foil Packets

    Foil packs meals are amazingly convenient to make, and super easy to clean.

    These BBQ Chicken Foil Packets are impressive, made with only 5 basic ingredients. A must-try BBQ Chicken in a foil pack that will be loved by everyone in the house.

    Get the Recipe @ skinnytaste

    33. Southern Chili

    You are going to make the most comforting and award-winning chili at home with the help of this Southern Chili!

    This recipe looks intimidating, but it’s super simple to make and is loaded with fantastic flavors and rich ingredients. So good!

    Get the Recipe @ asouthernsoul

    34. Barbecue Bacon Cheeseburgers

    Craving some cheeseburgers and want to make them restaurant-worthy at home? Then we have the best Barbeque Bacon Cheeseburger recipe for you!

    This stunning burger is loaded with cheese, bacon, onion rings, and amazing barbeque sauce. Your whole family will love this version of cheeseburger for sure.

    Get the Recipe @ tasteoflizzyt

    35. Asian BBQ Salmon

    We’re wrapping up this spectacular BBQ recipe with gourmet Asian BBQ Salmon! This divine salmon recipe will definitely make your evening more special and unforgettable.

    The perfectly balanced Asian-flavored glaze will up lift the salmon to another level, and the best part is that it gets ready in under 15 minutes. It’s just too yummy…

    Get the Recipe @ carlsbadcravings

    So there you go, thirty five amazing BBQ recipes for you to cook. Don’t they all look delicious? Which ones will make their way into your regular rotation?

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    35 BEST BBQ Recipes

    These easy and delicious BBQ Recipes are perfect for potlucks, summer cookouts, and even easy weeknight dinners! We love this southern BBQ stew:


    • 4 Tbsp butter
    • 1 large onion, chopped
    • 5 garlic cloves, finely chopped
    • 2 cups frozen corn
    • 2 cups frozen lima beans
    • 1.5 cups frozen okra
    • 1 14oz can diced tomatoes
    • 4 cups chicken broth
    • 1 cup barbecue sauce
    • 2 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce
    • 1-2 tsp hot sauce
    • 1 tsp ground black pepper
    • 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper
    • 2 cups cooked pulled chicken
    • 2 cups cooked pulled pork
    • 2 cups cooked beef brisket


      1. Heat butter in a large soup pot over medium high heat. Add chopped onion and sauté until it starts to brown up.
      2. Add in garlic, stir and cook 1-2 minutes.
      3. Add remaining ingredients: tomatoes, chicken stock, worcestershire sauce, hot sauce, barbecue sauce, pepper, cayenne and meats. Mix well.
      4. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat to low. Cover and cook 30-40 minutes.

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