6 Decadent Grilled Desserts to Sweeten Your Summer BBQ

grilled peaches with ice cream

When it comes to summer party fare, the grill reigns supreme. From burgers and brats to salads and sides, most everything can be prepared on this magical machine. But too often the flames are extinguished all too soon, and people don't consider cooking up dessert on it as well. Oh but they should.

There are a host of incredible, delicious grilled desserts you can cook up right there. Not only is it a fun twist, but it also means less mess to clean up inside and more time to sit back and enjoy those sweet summer nights.  Here are six sensational grilled dessert recipes to try:


Grilled peaches

Sweet, cinnamon-tinged, and topped with ice cream, this dessert is a dream.

Grilled Banana Split

Oh. My. Yum. Fun and impressive, this will please any party crowd.

Grilled Pound Cake with Espresso Chocolate Sauce

The grill gives the cake an incredible extra flavor, which is just right with this heavenly sauce.

Grilled Summer Cobbler

Nectarines and blueberries fill this warm and gooey dessert. Ice cream or whipped cream on top, of course.

Grilled Apple Pie

Talk about a perfect dessert for the Fourth of July, this is it.

Fruit and Cake Kabobs

Everything tastes better on a stick, and these sweet kabobs are no exception. Serve with dipping sauces for the perfect ending to a memorable meal.

What are your favorite grilled dessert recipes?


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