Summertime means meals on the grill. Burgers, hot dogs, steaks, chicken, fish, veggies.... and all the fixings. I am a big fan of a good barbecue dinner--prepping, cooking, and eating outside. Alfresco entertaining is a seasonal joy, and I truly love sharing food, breaking bread, and saying cheers as the sun sets each night. That's why I'm loving the trend of making the best summer desserts on the grill.
Let's Take Dessert Outside
Even when it's just my family, we try to make the most of barbecue season. And whether we're cooking just for us or a backyard full of neighbors, dessert is always on the menu. Ice cream and popsicles are a mainstay of our post-dinner diet, but I also love mixing it up with other delicious sweet treats. One of my favorite things to do is to grill fruit--watermelon, nectarines, you name it!
I'm upping the ante with a few of these from-the-grill dessert recipes. They're warm and easy, and totally satisfying.
Six Dessert Ideas to Make on the Grill
Apple Crisp Foil Packets via Gimme Some Grilling combines the low-mess cooking method of foil plus the grill--we're in!
Grilled Peaches With Vanilla Ice Cream via What’s Gaby Cooking--this one makes use of the best fruits of summer.
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Grilled Pineapple With Vanilla via Curry Trail do you agree that pineapple is even better when grilled?
S’mores Pizza via Clean and Scentsible a twist on the summer camp favorite.
Grilled Angel Food Cake With Roasted Blueberries via Grab a Plate a fun way to jazz up a store-bought treat.
Campfire Cinnamon Roll-Up via Almost Supermom this could even work for brunch.
MORE SUMMER FUN FOR MOMS
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- 21 perfect summer cocktails
- Must try grilled salmon recipes
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