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    My Juicy Lucy

    Friends in Minnesota introduced me to the Juicy Lucy burger, a local favorite. Instead of putting the cheese on top, it gets stuffed inside, keeping the meat around the cheese nice and juicy. We love the meltiness of American cheese, but it works with any cheese you'd like. —Brigette Kutschma, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

    Stuffed Smoky Pork Burgers

    These smoky pork burgers are far from ordinary. The ground pork makes them juicy and extra flavorful. Stuffing them takes...


    Chicken Souvlaki Pitas

    1 review

    These chicken souvlaki pitas are a favorite at our house, especially in summer. With just a few ingredients and a...


    Grilled Tuna Salad

    I love cooking this tuna spinach salad! Tuna steaks are quick to cook and delicious, and always seem a little...


    Gourmet Burgers with Sun-Dried Tomato

    This irresistible gourmet burger recipe brings together many of the flavors my family enjoys, plus there’s a delicious filling in...

    Warm Onion Garlic Dip

    Try this warm creamy dip that can be served with veggies or crackers. It’s a delicious snack any time of...


    Stuffed Chorizo Burgers with Tomatillo Salsa

    I created this chorizo burger for my new boyfriend and his family for our first meeting. Needless to say, they...

    Grilled Pineapple Chicken

    2 reviews

    A trip to Hawaii is easy with this juicy grilled pineapple chicken. Simply give it a quick marinade, fire up...


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    Grilled Chicken Ranch Burgers

    12 reviews

    This is one of the most fantastic, flavorful burgers I've ever made. Ranch is a favorite in dips and dressings,...


    Lime and Garlic Grilled Pork Chops

    1 review

    These juicy chops are a sizzling good reason for the summer grill. The pork is so tender and with a...


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    Italian Grilled Steak Sandwich

    1 review

    If you need to feed a hungry crowd you can't go wrong with steak sandwiches. They're easy to make and...

    California Burger Wraps

    1 review

    I love the way these fresh flavors blend together. It's a snap to throw this together using leftover burgers for...


    The Secret to Grilling the Best-Ever Chicken Wings

    Got a batch of chicken wings, thighs or legs you want to grill? Follow this expert guide.


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    Spinach Tomato Burgers

    1 review

    Every Friday night is burger night at our house. The tomatoes add fresh flavor and the cool spinach dip brings...


    Apple Thyme Chicken

    5 reviews

    Apples and chicken may seem like an unusual combination, but they make a wonderful meal when grilled to perfection. The...


    Grilled Barbecued Chicken

    12 reviews

    It's fun for me to have my family together so I can prepare their favorite foods, like this saucy barbecued...

    Chicken Broccoli Packets

    I like this recipe because it's simple to prepare...and cleanup is a snap!—Lynda Simmons, Fayetteville, North Carolina


    Grilled Corn and Peppers

    "Every Fourth of July, we invite friends to our houseboat for a cookout," writes Cindy Williams of Fort Myers, Florida....


    Grilled Peppers and Zucchini

    5 reviews

    This versatile side dish is so simple and quick that I had to share it. Grilling the colorful veggies in...


    Jalapeno Chicken Wraps

    7 reviews

    These easy appetizers are always a hit at parties! Zesty strips of chicken and bits of onion sit in jalapeno...


    Super Flatbread Wraps

    3 reviews

    “These are my family's favorite! My kids will eat anything we roll up in this. The original recipe called for...


    Sausage Vegetable Packets

    14 reviews

    We have so much squash in the summer, but we never tire of this recipe. We often leave the sausage...


    Mojito-Style Yellow Tomato Salsa

    1 review

    With grilled tomatoes, crunchy peppers and a sprinkle of mint, this fresh salsa is good on just about everything. Try...


    Herbed Lime Chicken

    1 review

    When we have friends over during the summer, I usually serve this grilled chicken. It's tender, moist and bursting with...

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    Grilled Italian Chicken

    3 reviews

    "This moist, tender chicken grills up in just minutes," assured Joyce Pruitt of Jacksonville, Florida. "With only two ingredients, the...


    Campfire Onions

    "When cooking out, my family prefers these sweet tender onions instead of potatoes," shares Barbara Magruder of Odessa, Missouri. They...


    Saucy Herb Hamburgers

    These burgers are very moist, and the homemade barbecue sauce adds a sweet touch that we love. I frequently double...


    Stuffed Barbecue Burgers

    4 reviews

    These big burgers are almost a meal by themselves. With a delectable cheese and vegetable filling, they'll surely satisfy any...


    Asian Patties

    2 reviews

    I got this recipe from a television cooking show some years ago. I like to mix the burgers together in...


    Surprise Burgers

    Nothing says "summer" like hamburgers on the grill. But why settle for the ordinary when you can serve this version...