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5 summer BBQ ideas from your local NZ butcher

In the summer, there's nothing like firing up the grill and enjoying a good BBQ with family and friends. If you're looking for some new ideas to spice up your next BBQ, look no further! We've got some delicious recipes that will have your guests begging for more. So get ready to fire up the grill, and check out our best BBQ recipes below.

1. Argentine-style BBQ rump steak

This summer, spice up your BBQ with a taste of Argentina. The key to a great Argentine-style BBQ is the rump steak. This cut of meat is known for its intense flavour, and it is grilled to perfection, it can make any summer BBQ an unforgettable event. To make this recipe, start by marinating your steak in a mixture of olive oil, red wine vinegar, garlic, salt, and pepper. Then, heat your grill to high heat and cook the steak for about 8 minutes per side. Once it's cooked through, remove it from the grill and let it rest for a few minutes before slicing it against the grain. Serve with your favourite summer sides and enjoy!

2. Honey BBQ chipolatas

A classic honey BBQ chipolata recipe is a great way to enjoy a summer BBQ. The recipe is simple and only requires a few ingredients, but it is sure to be a hit with your guests!

The chipolatas are first coated in a sweet and sticky honey glaze, before being grilled to perfection. They are then served with a tangy BBQ sauce, making them the perfect summer food - so if you are looking for a delicious and easy recipe to enjoy at your next summer BBQ, look no further than this Honey BBQ Chipolata Recipe.

3. BBQ Flinstone steak

Looking for a hearty and delicious steak recipe to try at your next summer BBQ? Look no further than the classic BBQ flintstone steak!

To make this recipe, start by seasoning your steak with salt and pepper. Then, heat your grill to high heat and cook the steak on each side for about 5-7 minutes, or until it is cooked to your desired level of doneness. 

Once finished cooking, remove the steak from the grill and let it rest for a few minutes before slicing it against the grain and serving. Serve with your favourite summer sides, like grilled veggies or potato salad, and enjoy!

4. Spicy chicken and spinach sausages

Summer BBQs wouldn't be the same without chicken sausages! And these spicy chicken and spinach sausages are the perfect addition to your grill. Made with ground chicken, fresh spinach, and a blend of spices, these sausages are juicy, flavorful, and packed with protein. Plus, they're relatively low in fat and calories, making them a healthier option than traditional pork sausages. So fire up the grill and enjoy a summer sausage feast.

To make them spicy, simply add a little extra cayenne pepper or chilli powder to the recipe. You can also use your favourite BBQ sauce for an extra zing - that's what makes these sausages so delicious and unique!

5. Gluten-free, Texas-chilli BBQ sausages

Texas-style chilli BBQ sausages are packed with protein and nutrition, making them the ideal choice for any summertime meal! They're made with ground chicken, fresh green chilies, cumin, garlic, and other flavorful ingredients.

To give them an extra punch, we recommend using a gluten-free BBQ sauce. This will give the sausages an extra tangy, smoky flavour that can't be beat. Fire up the grill and enjoy these delicious sausages at your next summer BBQ!

Enjoy the perfect summer BBQs with a range of delicious meats from New Zealand!

Whether you're looking for a quick and easy appetiser, or something more hearty to enjoy at your next summer BBQ, there are endless options when it comes to great BBQ recipes. From Argentine-style steak, spicy chicken sausages, to traditional Texan chilli BBQ sausages, there is something for everyone!

With these delicious recipes on hand, your BBQs are sure to be the talk of the town.

And if you're looking for the perfect meat cuts for your next get-together, drop us a visit at the Halswell Butchery - we have everything you need to make your BBQ a success. So what are you waiting for? Get grilling!


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