Steven Raichlen's Barbecue! Bible

Desserts

Drunken Watermelon

A super easy dessert that requires no cooking and only minimal knife skills. Remember to remind your guests that it does contain alcohol.

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Belgian Beer Brownies

Brownies pass three acid tests for world-class guy food: great taste; they’re easy to prepare; and women find them irresistible. The twist here comes with the addition of beer—more precisely, […]

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Candied Bacon Sundaes

Here’s a dessert based on the assumption that everything tastes better with bacon—even dessert. It pays homage to my friends in Quebec (where I’ve taped my Maître du Grill TV […]

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Smoke-Roasted Berry Crisp

We make some version of this smoke-scented crisp all summer long. We start with strawberries (and often rhubarb) in May. In late June we use peaches. In July and August […]

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Blueberry Crumble

Each of us has his obsessions. my wife Barbara’s are the tiny, sweet, incredibly fragrant low bush blueberries harvested in Maine at the end of July and the beginning of […]

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Uptown S’mores

Anyone who ever attended camp or a Boy or Girl Scout cookout will remember s’mores. To make them, you sandwiched freshly roasted marshmallows between graham crackers and chocolate candy bars. […]

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José Andrés’ Grilled Bread with Chocolate

Bread with chocolate is a venerable European tradition. José Andrés has his own version: a crusty sandwich of grilled bread, dark chocolate, and olive oil.

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