Easter BBQ Ideas the Whole Family will Love
With the snow finally melting and spring making its grand entrance with some much-needed sunshine, we’re also welcoming the next holiday: Easter! This holiday always brings something to be excited about. From Easter egg hunts all the way to crafting for the whole family, Easter is a celebration for everyone. However, for those looking for something a little more mouthwatering than chocolate bunnies, it’s time to fire up the grill for the perfect Easter BBQ. After all, what’s Easter without a feast?
To whip up the most grill-worthy BBQ dishes, we strongly recommend using the Rogue SE 625. Engineered with stainless steel, five main burners, a rear rotisserie burner, and a high-top lid, this grill has been built for big orders and big events, just like your Easter celebration. While the kids hunt for the eggs, you can hunt for the best Easter BBQ ideas here with us.
Traditional Easter BBQ Ideas
Smoked Rack of Lamb with Balsamic Reduction
Something for the lamb enthusiasts in your family; smoked rack of lamb with balsamic reduction! With this amazing recipe, you can easily spice up your traditional Easter lamb dishes. With the earthiness of lamb and the sweet smokiness of balsamic reduction, you and your family will be in for a treat.
Butter Injected Rotisserie Turkey
You don’t have to wait for Thanksgiving to roast a turkey to perfection, because it’s a feast staple that will fit right into your Easter BBQ too! What you and your family will surely love about this dish is its crisp skin on the outside and deliciously tender meat on the inside.
Excited to cook up a turkey for the holidays? Get the full recipe here!
Kid-Friendly Easter BBQ Favourites
Barbecued Bruschetta Pizza
If you thought that oven-baked was the only way to go with this Italian staple, then the grill is about to give it a run for its money. Leave the cheese pizza to the kids and give the adults an Easter BBQ pizza with a twist – bruschetta! Inspired by the European antipasto, you can never go wrong with a fresh garlicky flavor topped with delicious mozzarella, tomatoes, feta, and red onion. Drizzle some balsamic vinegar on top, and you’ve just made magic!
This is definitely one of those sophisticated yet playful recipes that will get both the kids and the adults at your party following their noses to the grill. Get the full recipe here!
Classic Burger with Crispy BBQ Bacon
Now, would your Easter BBQ be complete without the addition of a freshly grilled classic burger with the works? Beauty can come from simplicity, and the same applies to BBQ favorites. All you need is some fresh American chuck ground beef, steakhouse onion burger seasoning, (lots of) bacon, onion, (extra) cheese, and some burger buns.
This classic burger with crispy BBQ bacon will give a classic traditional touch to your Easter BBQ celebration. Get the full recipe here!
Plank Grilled Potato Skins
These potato skin treats are filled to the top with all the good stuff! It’s a light snack that you can serve as an appetizer or side dish. All you need is our cedar grilling plank and your trusty Rogue SE series grill, and you’ll be fully equipped to turn potatoes, cheese, bacon, and green onions into an Easter BBQ masterpiece!
Trust us, you’ll have a newfound love for potatoes after trying these plank grilled potato skins. Get the full recipe here!
Diet-Friendly Easter Dishes
Cajun-inspired Orange Roughie
Some people prefer something lighter, like an elegant serving of seafood. If you or your family are similar, then this recipe will be their new favorite. There’s nothing like a lightly blackened and spicy plate of fish to really fire up your palate. This Cajun-inspired BBQ dish is the perfect marriage of spicy and zesty.
Toss this onto the grill during your Easter BBQ, and everyone will want to compliment the chef. Get the full recipe here!
Vegan Stuffed Acorn Squash
This veggie-based recipe will make the vegans at your Easter BBQ smile, and might just convert the non-vegans after they get a taste of it! The unique aroma of roasted squash is so soft and fragrant that it’ll fill the air with happiness. This quinoa-stuffed acorn squash tastes amazing, and as you can see, it looks aesthetically pleasing too. Do we smell an Easter BBQ table centerpiece?
Fun fact: this recipe is gluten-free too! Get the full recipe here!
Grilled Cinnamon Rolls with Cream Cheese Icing
No matter how full you are, there is always room for dessert! It’s only right to cap your Easter BBQ off with a dose of sweetness that no one will ever forget – grilled cinnamon rolls with cream cheese icing! Yes, even dessert can be prepared on the barbecue.
We bet that you can smell the cinnamon and cream cheese simply drifting off the screen and into your household right now, right? Get the full recipe here!
Easter is all about spending quality time with family and friends – and what better way than with their favorite BBQ dishes in hand? Make your Easter BBQ crispier, smokier, and tastier with high-quality recipes, grills, and BBQ accessories by Napoleon.