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Summer is here and the grills are heating up! Check out these gorgeous and super helpful cookbooks sure to appeal to the grill-master in everyone.
Outdoor Cooking / BBQ Cookbooks
"How to Grill Everything" by Mark Bittman
A comprehensive grilling guide explains how to grill everything from the perfect steak to pizza, featuring recipes that cover every part of the meal, including appetizers, seafood, meat and poultry, vegetables, and desserts.
"VBQ: The Ultimate Vegan Barbecue Cookbook" by Nadine Horn and Jorg Mayer
An entirely vegan barbecue primer by the creators of the EatThis! blog offers recipes for options ranging from Peppered Tofu Steak and Eggplant Hot Dogs to Grilled Avocado and Vietnamese Pizza, providing a wide assortment of complementary sides and condiments.
Also available in eBook.
"Red, White and ‘Que: Farm-Fresh Foods for the American Grill" by Karen Adler and Judith Fertig
Provides barbecue recipes using seasonal American ingredients, including such dishes as blackened okra, bison burger sliders, Yankee noodle slaw, root beer ribs, ruby slipper beets, and grilled papaya with fresh lime.
"Master of the Grill: Foolproof Recipes, Top-Rated Gadgets, Gear and Ingredients" by the Cooks from America’s Test Kitchen
A guide to grilling and barbecuing features a wide variety of kitchen-tested recipes for meat, poultry, seafood, vegetables, and pizza, including such regional specialties as Texas smoked sausages, Alabama BBQ chicken, and Kansas City sticky ribs.
More Inspiration for Your Next Cookout
eBooks from hoopla
Grilling Recipes from the Web
40+ Light & Healthy Grill Recipes - The Creative Bite
50 Jaw Dropping Vegan-Friendly BBQ and Grilling Recipes - One Green Planet
60+ Best Summer Grilling Recipes & Ideas - Country Living
Healthy BBQ & Grilling Recipes - Eating Well