Gas Grills: Care, Guides & Recipes

Celebrate warmer weather and put your gas grill to work. We have everything you need to get grillin’—including recipes, tips and Test Kitchen-approved techniques.

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Cajun Grilled Shrimp

The kicked-up marinade on these shrimp makes this a flavor-packed dish. Serve over rice, and make sure to squeeze those charred lemons over top—that makes them taste extra bright and delicious. —Sharon Delaney-Chronis, South Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Grilled Cajun Shrimp Skewers

Add some veggies like red and orange bell pepper rings on a bed of salad greens for a healthy, elegant...


Makeover Cajun Chicken Pasta

This slimmed-down dish has less sodium, calories and saturated fat than the original, but all the same rich creamy flavor!...


Blackened Chicken

This spicy blackened chicken packs a one-two punch of flavor. The grilled chicken is basted with a peppery white sauce—there's...


Louisiana Barbecue Brisket

Turn to this dish when you need a special entree to feed a crowd. Don't be deterred by the length...

Cajun Beef Tenderloin

Warm up holiday gatherings with this hot spicy entree from Sue Dannahower in Fort Pierce, Florida. “The dry rub keeps...


Grilled Garlic Cheese Grits

"Grits are an everyday food here in the South, I came up with this easy recipe one day when I...

Cajun Chicken Sandwiches

This is my favorite sandwich. The seasoning mixture is enough to give a mild flavor to several chicken breasts...or a...


Spicy Filet Mignon

I adapted this recipe from a seasoning I saw for blackened catfish. Because these steaks have a lot of kick,...


Grilled Summer Veggies

After tasting a delicious mix of vegetables that a friend threw together and grilled, I went home and came up...


Grilled Vegetable Cheese Bread

“Here in the Deep South, tomatoes are really delicious on the Fourth of July,” jots field editor Sundra Hauck from...

Shrimp and Scallop Kabobs

“These seafood kabobs are a big hit with everyone who loves spicy food. Don’t forget to use the extra seasoned...


Cajun Shrimp Skewers

Fresh herbs and Cajun seasoning enhance these delicious shrimp, accompanied by a spicy Cajun butter sauce. You can serve them...


Hot ‘n’ Spicy Flank Steak

With its flavorful marinade, Julee Wallberg’s flank steak makes a succulent meal. “I received this recipe from a friend, and...


Beef ‘N’ Black-Eyed Pea Salad

"When I want a light yet hearty meal, I fix this refreshing main-dish salad," says Bonnie Wittekind of Higley, Arizona....


Lemon-Pepper Catfish

Nothing beats a late supper of grilled catfish after a hard day's work. It's a favorite of our family during...

Creole Catfish Fillets

In Plantation, Florida, Dave Bremstone rubs catfish fillets with a pleasant mixture of seasonings before cooking them quickly on the...


Zesty Cajun Burgers

Experimentation is what makes cooking fun and exciting. I'm especially proud of the original recipe for these burgers.—Ron Treadaway, Acworth,...


Crispy Catfish

"Grilling is my family's favorite way to fix meals," writes Rhonda Dietz from Garden City Kansas. "Because my husband savors...


Blackened Cajun Chicken

My son's a great cook who came up with this rub on his own. It's one of our very favorite...


Cajun Boil on the Grill

I came up with these everything-in-one seafood packets for a family reunion, since the recipe can be increased to feed...


Grilled Cajun Green Beans

This is a perfect way to use up your garden's green beans. The Cajun flavor makes it different from your...


Skillet-Grilled Catfish

The Cajun flavor is great in this skillet-grilled catfish recipe. You can use this recipe with any thick fish fillet,...


Spicy Barbecued Chicken

This spicy, saucy chicken is great served with basil-buttered grilled corn on the cob and fresh coleslaw. —Rita Wintrode, Corryton,...

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Grilled Wing Zingers

My husband fine-tuned this recipe—and the results were spectacular! These spicy-hot grilled wings help make the party. You can easily...


Cajun Burgers

Meet the Cook: My family likes its food spicy. I found the original recipe for these burgers in a cookbook,...


Spicy Shrimp ‘n’ Scallop Skewers

We serve these skewers with some grilled steaks and a garden salad. I'm hungry just thinking about it! —Traci Wynne,...


Grilled Jerk Chicken Wings

I have been making this recipe ever since I can remembe, and every time I have a party. It's so...


Mardi Gras Beef

Mardi Gras Beef, shared by Lucy Meyring of Walden, Colorado, tastes great right from the grill, which also speeds cleanup....


Greek Grilled Catfish

Temperatures here on the Gulf Coast are moderate in winter, so we enjoy grilling out all year. My husband, Larry,...