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Top 10 Easter Recipes

Grill or smoke up a great feast for your Easter Celebration


Easter is traditionally the beginning of Spring for many people and therefore the first good cookout weekend of the year. This is also a big food weekend filled with ham, lamb, turkey and prime rib, so this is the perfect time to fire up your grill or smoker and make a great meal. Remember that anything you can roast in your oven can be cooked outdoors for more flavor, more fun and more cooking space. This list represents the most popular recipes for last years Easter, a good place for you to get started.

1. Honey Glazed Smoked Ham

Honey Glazed Smoked Ham
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This is a great way to take a regular cooked ham and turn it into something spectacular by applying a spicy rub and placing it in a smoker. Let it smoke for a long while and it will taste great.

2. Prime Rib Roast

This is a classic prime rib recipe cooked on the grill. The secret is to keep the temperature low enough during cooking and to remove it from the grill when done. Be sure to grill indirectly and also use a drip pan to catch the drippings.

3. Herb and Red Wine Rotisserie Leg of Lamb

Herb and Red Wine Rotisserie Leg of Lamb
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This leg of lamb is marinated with a delicious wine and herb mixture, placed on a rotisserie, and basted throughout the cooking process. This lamb dish is perfect for the Holidays and any large party.

4. Herb Rotisserie Turkey

Herb Rotisserie Turkey
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Next time you decide to roast a turkey, try it rotisserie style on the grill. This is a simple, easy to follow, delicious recipe for beginners.

5. Maple-Mustard Ham

Maple-Mustard Ham
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This is a re-smoke recipe. This means that you take a fully cooked ham, give it a flavorful coating, and cook it again over indirect heat on your grill for a few hours. This adds flavor to an already prepared ham.

6. Greek Marinated Leg Of Lamb

Greek Marinated Leg Of Lamb
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This is a classic Greek style rotisserie leg of lamb. A great meal for any occasion or holiday, such as Easter. This lamb is so good you'll want to celebrate Tuesday with it.

7. Grilled Lobster Tails

Grilled Lobster Tails
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This grilled lobster is perfect for any occasion. If you don't have a lot of experience grilling shellfish, then this easy recipe is for you.

8. Greek Lamb Marinade

Greek Lamb Marinade
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This Greek-style marinade can be applied to any meat, but is particularly good on lamb. Let the meat marinade for a while so the flavors can infuse.

9. Turkey on a Spit

Turkey on a Spit
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This is a basic recipe for a rotisserie turkey. Remember that you have to have a rotisserie kit that is strong enough for the weight of the bird. Check your instruction manual before buying a turkey that might be too big.

10. Herb and Garlic Lamb Loin Chops

This lamb recipe has a very Greek-style to it. These lamb chops are loaded with tenderness and flavor. Be sure to get the loin chops versus regular lamb chops.

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