Need BBQ recipes and ideas for your next backyard barbecue? I’ve rounded up a list of saucy BBQ recipes your friends and family will surely love and enjoy. From homemade BBQ sauce to BBQ side dishes, I’m sure you’ll have a lot of choices for your BBQ menu.
44 Saucy BBQ Recipes & Ideas for Creative Kitchens
Backyard barbecues have become a tradition in our family. Every Summer, I see to it that there is a small gathering of friends and family over good BBQ food. It’s a great way of catching up and even meeting new friends.
Since we’ve been doing it for years now, I already have a proven and tested BBQ menu that I prepare. I also wanted to do some new things, so I’ve rounded up a list of BBQ recipes that will be a sure hit. If you’re also planning a barbecue, I’m sure you’ll find some great BBQ food ideas to try and include on your menu.
Ready your senses for this sweet and spicy sauce you can make with just a few ingredients. Click here to read more!
2. Paleo Blueberry Barbecue Sauce
Cut down on some carbs with this sweet barbecue sauce. Get the recipe here.
3. Alabama White BBQ Sauce
- via Life’s Ambrosia
If you haven’t tried white BBQ sauce, this is the time to do it. Check the recipe here.
4. Magic BBQ Rub
- via Stone Gable
Mix all the ingredients together and have your meat ready for a magical barbecue experience. Check it out here.
Zesty, fresh, smoky, and accented with a burst of citrus, this will wow all of your guests. Click here to read more!
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6. Yummy Grilled Zucchini
Healthy and yummy. You’ll love all the flavors this easy side has to offer. Get the recipe here.
7. Rainbow Rice Salad
- via Sauce Pots
Colorful, fresh and simply delicious. See how you can make this easy salad here.
8. Apple Mustard Slaw
- via Funny Love
You may still get some guests who are vegan in a barbecue. Be prepared and make this easy vegan salad recipe. Check it out here.
9. Slow Cooker Sweet & Spicy BBQ Sausage
- via Wonky Wonderful
Serve this bite-size goodness to your next barbeque. Get the recipe here.
10. Broccoli Stalk Slaw
Don’t scrap those broccoli stalks. Here’s a great way you can turn it into an awesome BBQ side. Check it out here.
11. Avocado Potato Salad
When two good things come together, it makes something truly amazing. Get the recipe here.
12. Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers
- via Mini Pie Kitchen
Jalapeno poppers are so good. If you want to make it even better, follow this recipe. Check it out here.
13. Grilled Foil-Pack Cheesy Fries
- via Tablespoon
Fries in a barbecue? Why not! Get your foil packs and start grilling these fries! See how here.
14. Grilled Mushrooms
Bring out the goodness of mushrooms by marinating and grilling. Get the recipe here.
15. Mexican Style Corn on the Cob
- via Damn Delicious
Never forget corn on a barbecue. Try this recipe so you’ll love corn on the cob more. Check the recipe here.
16. Smoked Bacon Wrapped Onion Rings w/ Sriracha Mayo Dipping Sauce
- via Grilling 24×7
Do you agree that everything is better with bacon? Turn onion rings into something amazing. Get the recipe here.
17. Loaded Sweet Potato Skins
Crispy sweet potato loaded with cheese and everything good. Check the recipe here.
So you’ve grilled a couple of burgers. Here are different BBQ recipes to use so you can dress them up. Click here to read more!
19. Beer-Marinated Lamb Skewers with Chimichurri Sauce
- via Floating Kitchen
You’ll surely love the beer marinade on this lamb skewer. Make it with this recipe.
20. Crockpot Classic Baked Beans
- via Crockpot Gourmet
21. The Best BBQ Chicken Kebabs
Craving some chicken kebabs? Make your own with this easy to follow recipe. Check it out here.
22. Crockpot BBQ Boneless Style Ribs
Just 15 minutes of prep time and you’ll have this mouth-watering boneless ribs in just a few hours. Get the recipe here.
23. Juicy Grilled Chicken Breast
Marinade your chicken breast with just three ingredients and be amazed with its flavor. Check the recipe here.
24. BBQ Chicken Pizza
Drool worthy pizza you can make at home. Get the recipe here.
25. Slow Cooked Korean BBQ Chicken Tacos
Add a little Korean touch to your taco with this one of the easiest BBQ recipes. Check it out here.
26. Chinese Barbecue Pork
- via Recipe Tin Eats
You’ll think twice ordering Char Siu from your favorite Chinese restaurant when you can make it at home. Get the recipe here.
27. Cheddar Bacon BBQ Grilled Potatoes
Make a special cheesy BBQ side dish with potatoes and bacon. Check the recipe here.
28. BBQ Jalapeno Chicken Flatbread
Top flatbread with BBQ sauce, jalapeno and chicken. Be careful not to get addicted. Get the recipe here.
29. Sweet and Smoky BBQ Chicken Chili
A sweet and smoky chili recipe you’ll want to serve everyday. Recipe here.
30. Chinese BBQ Pork Buns
- via The Woks of Life
Feel like eating a BBQ surprise with these delectable buns? See how to make them here.
31. BBQ Chicken Quesadillas
Make this delicious quesadilla with just four ingredients. It doesn’t get easier than that. Get the recipe here.
32. Honey Balsamic BBQ Meatballs
- via Iowa Girl Eats
A gluten-free dish that you and your family will enjoy. Check the recipe here.
33. BBQ Chicken Pepper Jack Stuffed Mushrooms
Be careful not to stop popping these delicious BBQ appetizers. Get the recipe here.
34. BBQ, Apple & Shiitake Bacon Pizza
- via The Holistic Herbivore
A sweet and spicy flavor that pizza lovers will approve. Check the recipe here.
35. BBQ Asian Salmon Salad
- via Cotter Crunch
You’ll love the colors and the flavor of this healthy salad recipe. Check it out here.
36. Melt-in-Your-Mouth Pork Ribs
If the title didn’t get you, I’m not sure what would. Just imagine biting into this succulent meat that falls off the bone. Head over to the recipe here.
37. Crockpot BBQ Chicken Quinoa
38. Slow Cooker Apricot BBQ Chicken Wings
- via Mom Endeavors
Make kid-friendly BBQ chicken wings for your next party. I’m sure they’ll love this dish. Get the recipe here.
39. Barbecue Pasta Bolognese
Have you ever tried BBQ pasta? Here’s your chance to make it and enjoy it! Click here for the recipe.
40. Smoked Beef Brisket
- via From Away
Make the perfect BBQ beef brisket with this recipe. Check it out here.
41. BBQ Chicken Cornbread Bake
- via Plain Chicken
A filling and very delicious BBQ food idea you can bake. Get the recipe here.
42. Slow Cooker Pulled Pork
- via Nourishing Joy
Make your meat moist and tender in the slow cooker, and serve this mouth-watering BBQ food idea on a bun. Check it out here.
43. New Orleans BBQ Shrimp
Have 15 minutes? Then you can make this easy BBQ shrimp recipe. Check it out here.
44. Slow Cooker BBQ Meatloaf
A BBQ meatloaf recipe that will make dinner easy and stress-free. Get the recipe here.
Got time to try one more BBQ recipes? Then make this potato bomb recipe from BBQ Pit Boys:
Are you going to build your menu based on these BBQ recipes? Let us know below in the comments!
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