16 Healthy Summer Dinner Menus
You're all set for grilling season! We've paired up top-rated main dishes with sensational sides — all perfect for the grill. These delicious menus make healthy eating a thrill.
Grilled Chicken Fajita Salad
"This low-carb, no-sweat, sizzling-hot grilled fajita salad is on the table in less than 30 minutes," says Baking Nana. "Yes, it is possible! Garnish with lime wedges and finely chopped cilantro." Save a little space on the grill for Grilled Corn with Cilantro Lime Butter.
Grilled Tuna with Fresh Horseradish
Tuna's a terrific choice for fast, high-heat grilling. This quick-and-easy recipe was inspired by the simplicity and flavors of sushi. And the flavorful horseradish sauce is also delicious with swordfish, salmon, and mahi mahi. Serve it up with Grilled Zucchini II.
Grilled Portobello With Basil Mayonnaise Sandwich
Best Grilled Margarita Chicken... Ever!
Grilled Montana Trout
Spicy Grilled Shrimp
Grilled Cod with Spinach and Tomatoes
Grilled Salmon with Habanero-Lime Butter
Caprese Salad with Grilled Flank Steak
Before hitting the grill, these top-rated tilapia fillets are marinated in a simple, flavorful seasoning combo of lemon pepper, cumin, paprika, dried mustard, and garlic powder before. Slide a packet of these super-simple grilled fresh green beans over the grates to complete the meal.
Grilled Chicken Taco Salad
Homemade Italian Sausage
Take these homemade pork sausages to the grill! "If you can manage not to eat them right away, letting them dry for a day or two really deepens the flavor, and firms up the texture as well," says Chef John. Serve your grilled Italian sausages (homemade or store-bought) with quick-and-easy Grilled Broccoli Rabe.
Grilled Salmon with Maple Syrup and Soy Sauce
Grilled Italian Turkey Burgers
Grilled Tilapia Tacos
Bursting with flavor, tilapia fillets are marinated, grilled, and topped with a spicy habanero cream sauce, salsa, and a simple slaw with cabbage, red onions, and cilantro. Grilled corn spiced with cumin, coriander, chili powder, ginger, and cinnamon will make a tasty side.