Alternative Grilling Recipes

Author Your Holiday Inspiration Guru | June 30, 2020

Summer grilling with a twist! Our alternative grilling recipes are so tasty, that even meat-lovers will come back and ask for seconds. Whether you're looking for the main course, a light side, or a sweet dessert – we've got you covered. 

Take a look at our non-meat, summer grilling recipes to try at your next cookout!

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Bean Burgers with Spicy Guacamole

Serving: 6.0

Prep Time: 50 minutes

Cooking Time: 50 minutes

bean burger with spicy guacamole

These bean burgers have a southwestern flavor we can’t get enough of! The cornmeal coating gives a pleasant crunch in every bite and the fresh guacamole offers a smooth balance.  

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Grilled Pizza with Pesto, Tomatoes & Feta

Serving: 4.0

Prep Time: 30 minutes

Cooking Time: 30 minutes

grilled pizza with pesto, tomatoes & feta

Dazzle your guests by baking this tasty pizza out on the grill. Roll your dough into 8” round crusts and lay directly on the grill covered. Rotate and continue cooking until the toppings are melted and the crust is lightly puffed and browned. To keep things simple, we use prepared pizza dough and a jar of pesto.

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Grilled Peach Sundaes

Serving: 2.0

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cooking Time: 25 minutes

grilled peach sundaes

Fruit on the grill? Most definitely! Brush peach halves with oil and grill until tender. Top with a scoop of frozen yogurt or vanilla ice cream and sprinkle with coconut flakes. Switch things up by grilling another stonefruit or pineapple!

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Grilled Apples with Cheese & Honey

Serving: 2.0

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cooking Time: 20 minutes

grilled apples with cheese and honey

Where a sweet dessert meets a flavorful cheese plate… Drizzle grilled apples and flavorful cheese with honey and toasted pecans for a quick and healthy treat. This is a good chance to try some exotic honeys—their nuances will shine in this simple dessert.

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Grilled Smoky Eggplant Salad

Serving: 6.0

Prep Time: 45 minutes

Cooking Time: 45 minutes

grilled eggplant parmesan sandwich

The mellow grilled eggplant melds perfectly with the smoked paprika and tart sherry vinegar in this decidedly Spanish salad. Curls of mild Manchego complete the Spanish theme and the grilled eggplant brings some smoky flavors. 

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The versatility of basic tomato salsa makes it a staple at every meal! Serve with chips or on top of your favorite dish for extra flavor. Combine chopped tomatoes, garlic, onion, jalapeno, and seasoning to taste. Serve immediately and enjoy! 

mushroom burger

Mushroom Burgers 

Pick up a package of large, portobello mushrooms from our produce department for your new favorite summer grilling dish – mushroom burgers! Fill with your favorite cheeses and peppers then grill on medium-high heat. Load up with your favorite toppings and enjoy!

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Topics: Summer Grilling