7 Gluten-Free Recipes for your Summer Cookout

As the first long weekend of summer approaches, it’s time to fire up the grill and create a summer of memories with scrumptious, flavorful gluten-free recipes. Here are seven of our favorites that you will crave all summer, from fresh summer salads to s’more brownies to fruity margaritas. 

Check out our tips and product suggestions to create the perfect summer barbecue for everyone, including picks for marinades and sauces, tips to prevent cross-contamination over the grill and our favorite gluten-free buns. 

1. Southwest Black Bean Veggie Burgers

Scared of gluten-free veggie burgers? Think they can’t match up to their meaty counterparts? Try these veggie burgers made with black beans and southwestern spices to push your health and taste boundaries. They’ll surprise you, and please every vegetarian at your cookout. Get the recipe.

2. Grilled Potato Wedges

Gluten-Free Grilled Potato Wedges


Potato wedges are seasoned with five simple ingredients before they earn their grill stripes. This easy gluten-free side would pair perfectly with other grilled meats or veggie burgers. It’s a side dish that makes everyone happy and coming back for seconds. Get the recipe.

3. Watermelon Salad with Spicy Citrus Grilled Shrimp and Feta

This watermelon salad has it all: A nice, clean citrusy zing along with a subtle kick from the jalapeños, a refreshing sweet crunch of watermelon and a little saltiness from the feta. This will absolutely become one of your favorite summer salads. Get the recipe.

4. Grilled Peach Salad with Goat Cheese

Gluten-free Grilled Peach Salad with Goat Cheese


You might not immediately think of peaches when grill season begins, but this flavorful fruit, fresh off the grill, is combined with goat cheese, almonds and mint in a tasty salad perfect for backyard dining. Get the recipe. 

5.  In-Side Out Burger

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Nothing is better than a good burger in the summer. With a few extra steps it’s easy to give a basic burger a little bit of flare. This recipe uses nuts as a binder instead of breadcrumbs. It also has cheese inside the burger instead of on top to give everyone a bit of a surprise when they dig in. These burgers are so good you can enjoy with or without a gluten-free bun. Get the recipe.

6. Pineapple Green Chile Margarita

This bright and refreshing gluten-free margarita gets a tasty kick from green chile barbecue sauce. Shake up this bangin’ beverage for yourself to sip on the porch, or whip up a batch for your next get-together. Get the recipe.

7. S’mores Brownie

S'mores Brownie


Being able to provide gluten-free graham crackers for s’mores is really special. This recipe allows you to enjoy the gooey fun of s’mores with no need for a campfire. Get the recipe.

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