Sausage Skewers Recipe with Harissa and Honey

Best BBQ skewer recipes

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Try out our summery skewers recipes, best for sticking on the BBQ (plus, they save on the washing up!)


Looking for BBQ skewers recipes? Check out our kebab skewers that are great to add to a BBQ spread. From chicken skewers to Szechuan-spiced meat kebabs and vegetable skewers (including plenty of halloumi), we’ve got lots of ideas…



  • We use meats and vegetables for our eclectic skewer ideas

Adana kebabs

These Turkish-style lamb kebabs are named after the city of Adana and flavoured with chilli and sumac. Make them to feed a crowd at your next barbecue.

A wooden background has circular flatbreads with dark lamb skewers and a pot of white sauce and a pot of chopped onions

Umeboshi tempeh and pineapple kebabs

Delicious chunks of marinated tempeh work brilliantly with juicy pineapple in this easy vegan alternative to the traditional BBQ skewer.

Pineapple Kebab Recipe with Tempeh

Hole-in-the-wall beef skewers

These beef skewer kebabs are simple to make and cook fast on a barbecue. Rather than serve them in a wrap, make these a little different, plating them up on a slick of hummus – and then top the meat with a really zesty mix of red onion, sumac and parsley. Discover our best skewer recipes here.

Beef Skewers Recipe

Kebab king chicken shawarma

Take the classic Middle Eastern kebab to the next level with spiced, juicy chicken thighs wrapped up with masses of garlic sauce, chilli, salad, pickles and even chips. Discover more of our best chicken thigh recipes here.

Chicken Shawarma Recipe

Crusted lamb BBQ skewers with dill flatbreads and garlic yogurt

Marinate bite-sized lamb pieces in zesty lemon, fiery chillies and fennel seeds, and serve with homemade flatbreads, dill and a creamy garlic yogurt for a quick spring dinner.

Lamb Skewers Recipe with Flatbreads and Garlic Yogurt

Spiced halloumi and watermelon skewers

Looking for a BBQ skewer for vegetarians? Check out these super simple skewers with salty halloumi and sweet watermelon. Make these easy veggie skewers for your next bbq with friends. Try our halloumi recipes here...

Halloumi Skewers Recipe with Watermelon

Moroccan tuna kebabs with herb and lemon grains

Midweek menu falling flat? Lift your appetite with these Moroccan-spiced tuna kebabs ready in 15 minutes, served with nourishing grains and punchy harissa yogurt.

Tuna Kebab Recipe with Mixed Grains

Jujeh kabab

Reflecting the food of Tehran's hole-in-the-wall kabab houses, Berenjak restaurant's convivial cooking is ideal to recreate at home. Try this chicken kebab as part of a mezze feast. Check out our restaurant review of Berenjak here...

Jujeh Kabab Recipe

Courgette BBQ skewers

Check out these easy veggie skewers with courgettes soaked in a citrusy sweet marinade with a hint of chilli. Make these quick skewers as a simple veggie bbq side. More BBQ side dishes to try here...

Courgette Vegetable Skewers Recipe

Ribbon beef skewers with radish pickles and smashed cucumber

A perfect quick healthy dinner idea for two, these chargrilled sirloin steak skewers with spicy smashed cucumbers are low calorie but high in protein.

ribbon beef skewers with radish pickles and smashed cucumber

Chicken satay with noodles

Our recipe for chicken satay noodles is a really easy meal for two that's ready in under an hour – perfect for cooking on the BBQ.

Chicken satay noodles

Pork belly skewers with Vietnamese caramel sauce

These pork belly skewers with Vietnamese caramel sauce make easy but impressive canapés for summer eating.

Pork belly skewers with Vietnamese caramel sauce recipe

Harissa-honey sausage skewers

Check out our honey glazed cocktail sausages with harissa. These quick and easy skewers are super simple to make and ready in just 30 minutes, a perfect side to your summer BBQ.

Sausage Skewers Recipe with Harissa and Honey

Grilled padron peppers and chorizo skewers with honey drizzle

These sticky grilled padron peppers and chorizo skewers with honey drizzle make the perfect starter or finger food to serve with drinks over the summer months. What's more, they're super quick and easy to make.

Spiced pork and pineapple skewers

Try these tender pork skewers with hot ancho chillis, and sweet and juicy pineapple. This punchy BBQ recipe is super easy to make and ready in 30 minutes.

Pork and Pineapple Skewers

Sriracha-and-lime-marinated chicken BBQ skewers

Check out these easy chicken skewers with a punchy, zingy marinade. These chicken skewers are super simple to make and ready in no time, perfect BBQ food.

Chicken Skewers Recipe with Sriracha

Lemongrass pork skewers with green bean salad

Wrap pork mince around lemongrass skewers before cooking for serving in lettuce leaf cups. Make an easy salad with finely chopped green beans to serve on top.

Pork Skewers Recipe with Green Bean Salad

Szechuan spice-crusted lamb skewers with carrot salad

Try our quick lamb skewer recipe for the BBQ. Thread onto skewers, coat with a spicy chilli rub and pop on the grill. Serve with the carrot and coriander salad.

Szechuan Lamb Skewers With Carrot Salad

Halloumi, tomato and aubergine skewers

Make an easy marinade for BBQ vegetarian halloumi skewers. Add tomatoes and aubergine and grill on the barbecue. Piled on to crusty bread these will be a hit.

Halloumi, tomato and aubergine skewers

Yakitori chicken skewers with miso

This Japanese glaze is ideal for grilled meat, poultry or fish skewers. It's so easy to make – the mix of miso, sugar and mirin makes these healthy chicken skewers deliciously sticky. Make more of our Japanese recipes here...

Chicken Yakitori Recipe

Vietnamese pork mince kebabs

Check out these fresh, punchy Vietnamese style kebabs packed with half pork half mushrooms. These mini kebabs are gluten free and make for a quick and easy midweek meal for four. Try our Vietnamese recipes here to make a full spread...

Vietnamese Pork Kebab Recipe

Dishoom's lamb boti kabab

Dishoom has become synonymous with moreish Indian food designed to be eaten throughout the day. You’ll find no tikka masala here! Try traditional lamb boti kababs for dinner tonight. This recipe was created by Dishoom's executive chef, Naved Nasir.

Dishoom lamb boti kabab

Baby new potatoes wrapped in bacon

Check out these baby new potatoes wrapped in crispy bacon with a punchy, creamy harissa soft cheese dip. This simple bite size potato skewers recipe make an easy BBQ side dish to have at your next summer dinner party.

Bacon Wrapped Potatoes Recipe with Cheese Dip served on a pale grey speckled round plate

Grilled fish BBQ skewers with chickpea salad

Zhoug is a punchy combo of fresh coriander, parsley, cloves and chilli. Here, it is used as a zingy marinade for grilled fish skewers to cook on the BBQ and serve with a chickpea salad.

Grilled Fish Skewers Recipe

Beef and sweet potato skewers with chimchurri sauce

Try something different with this Argentinian recipe. Beef and sweet potato are grilled on the barbecue and served warm with a green chimichurri sauce of paprika, garlic and red chilli.

Chipolata rosemary skewers

Try these quick to prepare tasty sausages brushed with a delicious honey mustard glaze. Chipolatas make the best BBQ food for when you need food in a hurry.

Teriyaki steak skewers with chopped green Asian salad

Making sure you eat healthily doesn't mean that you have to deny yourself. Try this recipe for teriyaki steak skewers with chopped green Asian salad which comes in at under 500 calories and is packed with flavour.

Jerk chicken kebabs

If you love the spicy taste of jerk seasoning, then these jerk chicken kebabs are a perfect, easy way to bring the flavours of the Caribbean into your own house. Serve the chicken and pepper skewers with couscous or rice.

jerk chicken brochettes with saffron couscous