As we enjoy this last month of summer, we have to make the most of the bit of the season we have left! Fire up the grill while you still can, and try all of these amazing grilled recipes that you can find on our Food Monster App – we bet you’ll find a new favorite recipe to bring to the end-of-summer barbecue.

1. Burgers, Dogs and Sandwiches

Image Source: Grilled Buffalo Tofu Po’ Boy With Apple Slaw


Arguably the most common things to throw on the grill are burgers and hot dogs. If you enjoy a plant-based diet, that doesn’t mean you can’t still grill up a mean burger, hot dog or sandwich to enjoy this summer! Check out the awesome grill marks on this Grilled Buffalo Tofu Po’ Boy With Apple Slaw by Zsu Dever – you don’t want to miss that. For a mini vegan version of a grilled burger, try this Grilled Barbecue Tempeh Slider With Kale Slaw by Margaret Chapman! If a hot dog is more your style, we’ve got the perfect option for you with these Meat-Free Haute Dogs from VEGANIZE IT!

2. Veggies and Sides

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Image Source: Grilled Maple Tahini Sweet Potatoes

A perfect way to bring out the flavor in veggies, potatoes and more is by grilling them! How good do these Grilled Maple Tahini Sweet Potatoes by Taylor Kiser look? For a delicious side to accompany your meal, try this Grilled Eggplant Stack With Roasted Red Pepper Sauce by Taryn Fitz-Gerald or Grilled Pumpkin With Spinach Cauliflower Pesto by Simona Malerba. And what would a grill meal be without corn on the cob? Your whole family will love this Grilled Corn With Avocado Crema by Rachael Hutchings!

3. Vegan ‘Meat’ Classics

Image Source: Peppered Tofu Steaks


Burgers and dogs aren’t the only classic meat dishes that are commonly cooked on the grill – steaks and kebabs are among the other regular grilled recipes that you can expect to see this summer. We have some ideas for you on how to make the switch to plant-based versions, starting with these Peppered Tofu Steaks from VBQ: The Ultimate Vegan Barbecue Cookbook by Nadine Horn and Jörg Mayer. And how good does the tofu on this Balsamic Grilled Tofu Crostini from Marta Ansaldo and Mimma Sangiorgio look? Satisfy your kebab craving with Ayinde Howell‘s Seitan Kebabs With Sangria Tomato Salad.

4. Unique Grilled Recipes

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Image Source: Grilled Pesto Tart With Assorted Tomatoes


There are some things that you’d never think to put on the grill, but once you do, you’ll see just how amazing they are! For example, check out this Grilled Pesto Tart With Assorted Tomatoes from VBQ: The Ultimate Vegan Barbecue Cookbook by Nadine Horn and Jörg Mayer. You’ll also love this Grilled Avocado With Roasted Tomatoes by Carri Pattison. For dessert, try a grilled pie (yes, you heard that correctly) with Barbara Musick‘s Grilled Apple Pie With Vanilla-Coconut Whipped Cream!

Need more grilling ideas? Check out 15 Saucy Recipes That Will Light Up Your Barbecue Grill and 10 Easy Grilled Veggie Sandwiches For Summer! We also highly recommend downloading our Food Monster App, which is available for iPhone, and can also be found on Instagram and Facebook. The app has more than 15,000 plant-based, allergy-friendly recipes, and subscribers gain access to new recipes every day. Check it out!


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