Appetizers [Barbecue Smoking & Grilling]

The best BBQ appetizers for a crowd. These quick and easy summer appetizer recipes are guaranteed to go down a hit. Delicious barbecue smoking and grilling…
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Smoked Shotgun Shells
Incredible smoked shotgun shells made with manicotti pasta, stuffed with ground sausage and melted cheese, and wrapped in crisped bacon and a BBQ glaze. Smoked appetizers don’t get much better than this.
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6h 20m
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Spicy Grilled Shrimp Skewers [Best Appetizer Recipes]
This grilled shrimp recipe is the perfect BBQ appetizer to kick start your barbecue. Marinated in a red chili, olive oil, and garlic mix, these skewers are a hit every time. Plus, get tips on peeling, marinating, and smoking shrimp.
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1h 15m
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Turkey Burger Sliders [Best Appetizer Recipes]
Easy turkey burger sliders fired up on the grill. These mini appetizers boast feta cheese and tzatziki for a delicious Greek-style twist on cheeseburgers.
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11 Best Grilled Skewer Recipes [Best Appetizers]
The best BBQ grilled skewers recipes and ideas from around the web. Ideas from steak to shrimp, tofu to pork, and more. Each of these delicious skewer recipes boast rich ingredients, beautiful spice blends, and rich sauces and marinades. So whether you’re craving beef kebabs, shrimp skewers, or grilled tofu, there’s enough here to satisfy meat lovers and vegans alike.
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Spicy Grilled Shrimp Skewers [BBQ Appetizers]
This grilled shrimp recipe is the perfect BBQ appetizer to kick start your barbecue. Spicy and sweet, it’ll have your guests coming back for more every time.
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1h 15m
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Easy BBQ Grilled Eggplant [Best Appetizer Recipes]
The best grilled eggplant slices prepared in a fresh garlic and herb marinade before charred to perfection on your backyard grill. These smoky grilled vegetable slices are the ultimate vegetable side dish or appetizer – and ready in just 20 minutes! Vegetarian and vegan-friendly, this simple grilled eggplant dish is perfect for summer parties and family dinners. Discover how to grill eggplant today!
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Smoked Bacon Jerky
Coated in honey and brown sugar, this barbecue bacon jerky is unlike anything you’ve had before. This is how to make the best bacon jerky on a smoker.
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4h 5m
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BBQ Bacon-Wrapped Volcano Potatoes
BBQ grilled volcano potatoes are a delicious appetizer featuring bacon, melted cheddar, and cream cheese. Cooked over high heat on the grill and dipped in BBQ sauce, these will go down a hit.
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Smoked Bone Marrow [Appetizer Recipes]
Delicious smoked beef bone marrow cooked low and slow over hickory wood. With a delicately beefy-but-sweet flavor, this unique recipe is a great way to enjoy beef. Best of all, it only takes 40 minutes on your smoker or grill.
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28 Best BBQ Appetizers [Easy Grilling & Smoking Recipes]
Complete your backyard BBQ with these best barbecue appetizer recipes. Finger food for all backyard BBQ occasions, including July 4th to summer parties. From grilled nachos to smoked chicken thighs, these quick and easy recipes will satisfy any crowd!
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Best BBQ Grilled Eggplant [Easy Appetizer Recipes]
Grilled eggplant slices marinated in garlic and herbs and charred to perfection in your backyard. These smoky grilled vegetable slices are the ultimate vegetable side dish or appetizer – and ready in just 20 minutes! Vegetarian and vegan-friendly, this simple grilled eggplant dish is perfect for summer parties and family dinners. Discover how to grill eggplant today!
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Grilled Bison Sliders
These grilled bison burgers are more succulent and delicious than regular beef burgers, but with less cholesterol. Perfect for game day, tailgating, or just about any BBQ party.
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How to Grill Eggplant [Best Appetizer Recipes]
Grilled eggplant slices marinated in garlic and herbs and charred to perfection in your backyard. A smoky vegetable side dish or appetizer, these grilled vegetable slices are ready in just 20 minutes! Vegetarian and vegan-friendly, this simple grilled eggplant dish is perfect for summer parties and family dinners. Discover how to grill eggplant today!
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Homemade Smoked Bacon [Appetizer Recipes]
Homemade smoked bacon from scratch. Made from pork belly and prepared in an easy salt-sugar cure and slow-smoked over pecan wood, this DIY bacon is better than any store-bought slab you’ve ever had.
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5h 10m
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Smoked Chicken Wings [Best Appetizer Recipes]
Delicious smoked chicken wings perfect for any occasion. These BBQ wings are prepared in a simple brine for extra moisture before fired over applewood for beautifully tender but crispy wings.
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3h 20m
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BBQ Grilled Eggplant [Best Appetizer Recipes]
The best grilled eggplant slices prepared in a fresh garlic and herb marinade before charred to perfection on your backyard grill. These smoky grilled vegetable slices are the ultimate vegetable side dish or appetizer – and ready in just 20 minutes! Ideal for summer parties and family dinners, this simple grilled eggplant dish is vegetarian and vegan-friendly. Discover how to grill eggplant today!
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Smoked Mushrooms [Appetizer Recipes]
These smoked mushrooms combine perfectly cooked, smoky, and tender mushrooms with a combination of butter and spices to make a super flavorful appetizer or side dish. Best of all, it takes just forty minutes to bring these savory smoked mushrooms to life!
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Grilled Cauliflower Steaks [Appetizer Recipes]
Grilled cauliflower steaks prepared in a BBQ dry rub and cooked until tender. Spicy and smokey, this is the perfect outdoor appetizer.
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Smoked Pork Belly Burnt Ends [Barbecue Appetizers]
Pork belly burnt ends slow smoked over pecan wood and coated in barbecue sauce. These sweet pork belly cubes are addictive and will go down a treat at your next backyard cook-off.
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Grilled BBQ Cauliflower Wings [Best Appetizer Recipes]
Crispy, tangy cauliflower wings fired up on the grill. Make this classic BBQ appetizer the right way with our easy batter and homemade sauce recipe.
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Smoked Pork Carnitas [Best Appetizer Recipes]
Juicy smoked pork carnitas cooked low and slow over pecan wood. This tender shredded pork is served in your choice of taco or quesadillas, or as a nacho topping. Serve with rice, beans, tortillas, sour cream, and a garnish of cilantro. Use the carnitas the day after to make tostadas, tacos, burritos, and other Mexican dishes. From meat preparation to choosing the right smoking wood chips, here’s how to smoke pork carnitas from scratch.
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9h 10m
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Grilled Bison Sliders [Best Appetizer Recipes]
These grilled bison burgers are more succulent and delicious than regular beef burgers, but with less cholesterol. Perfect for game day, tailgating, or just about any BBQ party.
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20m
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Smoked Poor Man's Burnt Ends [Best Appetizer Recipes]
These incredible poor man’s burnt ends swap in smoked chuck roast for beef brisket without losing everything we love about the classic BBQ side. Coated in a homemade sticky barbecue sauce, there’s flavor in every bite!
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7h 10m
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Grilled BBQ Chicken Nachos [Best Appetizer Recipes]
It’s time to do away with those store-bought nachos. This BBQ chicken nacho recipe is like nothing you’ve had before. Cooked on the grill, the wood-fired chicken adds a whole new layer of flavor before being smothered in your favorite nacho ingredients.
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Smoked Bacon Jerky [Best Appetizer Recipes]
Coated in honey and brown sugar, this barbecue bacon jerky is unlike anything you’ve had before. This is how to make the best bacon jerky on a smoker. Made with just bacon, brown sugar, and honey as its core ingredients, it’s done after just a couple of hours on the smoker.
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4h 5m
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Grilled Lamb Sosaties [Appetizer Recipes]
Easy grilled lamb sosaties prepared in a curry marinade and fired over high heat. This South African braai classic uses boneless leg of lamb, dried apricots, and spices to create an unreal flavor combination.
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Volcano Potatoes [Appetizer Recipes]
BBQ grilled volcano potatoes are a delicious appetizer featuring bacon, melted cheddar, and cream cheese. Cooked over high heat on the grill and dipped in BBQ sauce, these will go down a hit.
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55m
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Grilled Peach Salsa [BBQ Appetizer Recipes]
Check out this beautiful BBQ grilled peach salsa recipe. Made with just a handful of ingredients, this is a great fruity BBQ appetizer that can also go great with grilled chicken or grilled pork.
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Grilled BBQ Cauliflower Wings [Appetizer Recipes]
Crispy, tangy cauliflower wings fired up on the grill. Make this classic BBQ appetizer the right way with our easy batter and homemade sauce recipe.
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Grilled Corn on the Cob [BBQ Appetizer Recipes]
Grilled corn is a summertime favorite, but most people don’t like to eat the husks. Learn the best way to remove them and grill your favorite BBQ side dish with our guide and recipe. Here’s how to grill corn without the husks.
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