Sunshine BBQ Recipes

yogurt marinaded bbq chicken

UK BBQ Recipes

National BBQ Week kicks off the summer season in the UK. These UK BBQ recipes will help you squeeze every drop of sunshine out of the summer.

This is our roundup of the best BBQ recipes for when the sun is out. No barbecue is complete without one of these American recipes on the table!

Looking for BBQ ideas for vegetarians? Try our Vegetarian BBQ Collection.

BBQ Chicken

The yoghurt marinade for this BBQ chicken is the secret sauce. Remember that chicken is meant to be cooked slower to ensure it is cooked through before charring the outside.

yogurt marinaded bbq chicken

Yogurt Marinated Chicken

This marinade works with chicken or lamb chops.  Depending on your BBQ, cooking time will vary widely.
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Couscous & BBQ Vegetable Salad

Easy, peasy, lemon squeezy perfectly describes this recipe. Yummy herb and lemon couscous topped with smokey grilled vegetables. The perfect pairing for the yoghurt marinade BBQ chicken. We tossed in some grilled halloumi for an added salty punch.

BBQ Vegetable Couscous Salad

BBQ Vegetable Couscous Salad is one of my favourite BBQ buffet recipes & pack lunch recipes. It is hearty yet light and lemony. Choose veggies by season.
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Mint Yoghurt Sauce

A sauce that brings it all together! Our mint yoghurt sauce is a bit sweet, a bit tart and ensures that even if your chicken turns out a bit dry, no one will notice. A huge dollop of this sauce makes your BBQ a guaranteed success.

mint yogurt sauce

Mint Yogurt Sauce

I adore this sauce with anything that includes couscous. It is cool, sweet and tangy. Mint yogurt sauce is 10 minutes to make and can make a salad sing.
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Lotus Biscoff No-Bake Cheesecake

Dessert doesn’t get any easier than this. This no-bake, Lotus Biscoff Cheesecake is a wonderful make-ahead recipe.

Just mix everything and chill in the fridge for a summertime treat to top off a day in the sun. We serve ours with raspberries or lemon depending on the season.

Our National BBQ Week party is not complete unless this is served up for dessert.

lotus biscoff cheesecake recipe

American Lotus Biscoff Cheesecake

Top cheesecake with a slice of lemon, some fresh raspberries, blueberry compote, raspberry compote or cherry pie filling.
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Raspberry Lemonade

Perfect for kids and adults, raspberry lemonade is the must-have drink of the summer. Sweet, tart, cool and refreshing.

raspberry lemonade

Raspberry Lemonade

Sweet, tart and refreshing.  Nothing says summer like a tall glass of homemade Raspberry Lemonade. 
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