Fiesta Inspired Cookout

The top flavors and trends sizzling on grills this season – stoking backyard cooks’ creativity with new recipes, how-tos, and techniques.

Fiesta Inspired Cookout

Backyard entertaining is getting a Mexican makeover as grillers infuse summer staples like beer can chicken, corn on the cob and even frozen beverages with vibrant flavors.

  • Grilled Corn on the Cob with Mesquite Cilantro Butter

    Grilled Corn on the Cob with Mesquite Cilantro Butter

    Make grilled corn the star of your barbecue by brushing with Mexican inspired mesquite cilantro butter and Cotija cheese. Create a handle for holding the corn with the husks pulled back before grilling.

  • Mexican-Style Beer Can Chicken

    Mexican-Style Beer Can Chicken

    Add a Mexican twist to beer can chicken by seasoning with a spicy chipotle and ground red pepper rub, then grill over a can of authentic Mexican beer.

  • Strawberry Ancho Frozen Beergaritas

    Strawberry Ancho Frozen Beergaritas

    A pitcher of strawberry beergaritas is the perfect cocktail to cool off during summertime entertaining. Mix up a batch in the blender with strawberries, Mexican beer, tequila and ancho simple syrup.

  • Fire Roasted Chile Guacamole

    Fire Roasted Chile Guacamole

    This easy six ingredient homemade guacamole gets a kick of flavor from chilies that are fire roasted on the grill before combining with garlic, fresh lime juice and cilantro. Serve with grilled meats and as a dip for tortilla chips.

  • Smoky Pico de Gallo with Chilies & Peaches

    Smoky Pico de Gallo with Chilies & Peaches

    Pico de gallo is a fresh chunky salsa made with uncooked tomatoes. This version has an explosion of flavors from fire-roasted chilies, ripe peaches and Molasses Bacon Seasoning. Serve with tortilla chips and grilled seafood.

  • Grilled Chicken Tostadas

    Grilled Chicken Tostadas

    Grill corn tortillas to soften them and add a bit of charred flavor. Top with refried beans, grilled chicken and toppings like shredded cheese, chopped tomatoes and guacamole.

How to Grill Corn on the Cob

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  • Learn How to grill corn on the cob.
  • Learn How to grill corn on the cob.