Just in time for grilling weather.
Warm weather is finally here, and that means it’s time to get the grill ready for summer cookouts. As fun as outdoor barbecues are, it can be a hassle to prep, cook, and clean up for one. After a long day of grilling and sun, the last thing you want to do is scrub the grill clean. Your solution to grilling’s less-than-fun aspects? Foil packet recipes for the grill. These easy meals are quick, delicious, and require no cleanup. With summery foil packet recipes featuring shrimp, salmon, chicken, burgers, steak, and more, you can pick a foil packet recipe for every night of the season. Plus, they are great for portion control and easy serving, and did we mention you don’t have to clean up afterward? If you’re itching to get outside to grill up some fresh summer fun, foil packet recipes are the way to go. These ideas for the grill are perfect for summertime.
Grilled Clambake Foil Packets with Herb Butter
Putting on a summer clambake has never been easier than with this foil packet recipe that’s ready in just 40 minutes. Lowcountry taste in the lowest amount of time ever!
Barbecue Chicken Foil Packets
Recipe: Barbecue Chicken Foil Packets
A doctored-up store-bought barbecue sauce makes all the difference in this colorful and summery dinner.
Grilled Coconut Lime Shrimp and Summer Veggies in Foil
Letting the shrimp sit in the coconut lime marinade for a few hours will yield the best flavor for this light summer dinner.
Foil Packet Nachos
Recipe: Foil Packet Nachos
These beefy nachos reach their cheesiest potential when cooked on the grill. This is definitely a kid-friendly weeknight recipe.
Foil Pack Italian Chicken and Veggies
Instead of store-bought Italian seasoning, this recipe includes guidelines for making your own, and you’ll want to use it on everything.
Mediterranean Salmon Foil Packets with Lentils
This healthy dinner is on the table in just 30 minutes, so it’s perfect for busy weeknights.
Philly Steak Grilled Cheese
Recipe: Philly Steak Grilled Cheese
Throwing these meaty grilled cheese sandwiches on the grill makes for the cheesiest, crispiest result.
Sausage and Peppers Foil Pack
Recipe: Sausage and Peppers Foil Pack
Switch up weeknight chicken dinners with mild or spicy Italian sausage. This quick meal would be delicious served over rice.
Shrimp and Couscous Foil Packets with Avocado-Mango Salsa
This healthy foil packet dinner is light, bright, and bursting with flavor.
Grilled BBQ Short Ribs with Dry Rub
Foil packets seal every bit of flavor from this easy dry rub recipe in. This recipe would be extremely easy to make for a summer barbecue.
Chicken Fajita Foil Packets
Pinterest: Chicken Fajita Foil Packets
A foil packet recipe is the best way to cook fajitas if you like having an easy cleanup, and who doesn’t love that?
Beef Negimaki With Broccolini and Rice
This Asian dish is impressive enough for dinner guests, but foil packets make prep and cleanup easy.
Garlic Dijon Shrimp and Salmon Foil Packs
This savory, two-protein dinner feels decadent, but it’s ready in just 30 minutes.
Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Foil Packets with Ranch Crema
If you’re craving your favorite buffalo chicken dip, get all the flavor in a low-carb dinner that the kids will go crazy for. The ranch crema sounds fancy but is extremely simple.
Burger Foil Packs
Recipe: Burger Foil Packs
With these foil packet dinners, you get a complete burger cookout meal in one easy step.
Shrimp and Asparagus Foil Packs with Garlic Lemon Butter Sauce
This light meal is low cal but high flavor. Serve over brown rice or quinoa for a healthy starch.
Foil Packet Kielbasa
Recipe: Foil Packet Kielbasa
Pick up fresh summer yellow squash and zucchini at the farmers’ market on Saturday and make this meal for a fun and different Sunday dinner.
Grilled Pineapple Chicken Foil Packets
This 30-minute summery dinner combines the best of sweet and savory, and the ingredient list is short, easy, and healthy.
Grilled Butter Garlic Steak & Potato Foil Pack Dinner
This 30-minute recipe is the easiest way to get a hearty steak dinner on the table.
Grilled Lemony Garlic Butter Salmon in Foil Packets with Green Beans
This simple supper is light, bright, and oh-so-healthy.
Spicy Meatball Foil Packs
Recipe: Spicy Meatball Foil Packs
We know you have a box of pasta sitting in the pantry that you haven’t used. Don’t make another boring meal with it—make this! Bonus: Double the recipe and have meatball subs for lunch the next day.
Grilled BBQ Chicken Quesadilla Foil Packets
This recipe starts with a store-bought rotisserie chicken, so you know it’s going to be delicious and easy. The kids will love these flavorful quesadillas.