5 Creative Recipes for the Grill

Break out of your burger habit this summer with these 5 out-of-the-ordinary recipes for the grill.

  • Grilled Romaine Salad With Buttermilk-Chive Dressing
    Jennifer Davick

    Grilled Romaine Salad With Buttermilk-Chive Dressing

    Grilling Romaine lettuce leaves gives them a slightly wilted texture and a distinctive smoky flavor. Add red onion, shaved Parmesan cheese, and tangy Buttermilk-Chive Dressing for a satisfying summer salad.
  • Grilled Vegetables with Feta

    Grilled Vegetables with Feta

    Brush fresh-from-the-market veggies with a sweet and tangy vinaigrette and grill until they're just a little crispy on the edges, yet tender on the inside. Add to rice and top with crumbled feta for a delicious meatless supper.
  • Summer Squash Pizza
    Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Leigh Ann Ross

    Summer Squash Pizza

    Grilled pizza is so tasty, it's hard to believe how easy it is! A hot flame, some delicious veggies, cheese, fresh herbs, and a prepackaged pizza crust are all you need for this savory Italian-inspired dinner.
  • Rum-Spiked Grilled Pineapple with Toasted Coconut

    Rum-Spiked Grilled Pineapple with Toasted Coconut

    Grill pineapple wedges soaked in rum for a deliciously sweet-and-smoky dessert. Serve with ice cream, if desired.
  • Cream-Filled Grilled Pound Cake
    Photo: Ralph Anderson; Styling: Buffy Hargett

    Cream-Filled Grilled Pound Cake

    Grilling adds a fresh twist to a favorite Southern dessert. Just spread flavored cream cheese between slices, grill for 2 to 3 minutes on each side, and top with whipped cream and berries. If you use store-bought pound cake, this may be the easiest summer dessert–ever.

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