What do you think of when you hear the work barbecue? If you are picturing the sun high in the air as you sweat over the grill, think again.

We understand why so many people think of BBQ food as summer food; barbecuing in your t-shirt while your family or friends splash in the pool has become a symbol of summer. And we agree that everyone should enjoy a day on the grill during the summer months.

But we are also firm believers that BBQ food is too good to save for one season. With so many remarkable barbecue recipes available, why wait? Why not make today barbecue day?

Well we decided that is exactly what we would do, and we are celebrating BBQ day (aka every day) with a set of fabulous BBQ recipes that you do not need a grill to prepare. Because it is always the right time to enjoy a good BBQ meal.

So here are 23 of our favorite barbeque recipes… enjoy!

1. The Best Crockpot BBQ Chicken

1So you want the unparalleled taste of BBQ chicken straight off the grill, but you do not want to go through the effort of actually grilling. What do you do? You stop looking and start preparing this recipe.

Crockpot BBQ chicken is by far the easiest way to make delicious BBQ chicken. All you have to do is throw the ingredients in your crockpot, turn your crockpot on, and walk away.

Just three to four hours later you will have a mouthwatering meal waiting for you. For families, parties, or just for you… this is the answer to all your barbeque dreams.

The crockpot BBQ chicken will be so tender that you can either serve it whole or shred it and prepare pulled chicken crockpot sliders. We would not be surprised if this one becomes a favorite.

Find the recipe here.

2. The Ultimate Barbequed Chicken

2This barbecue chicken recipe is a little more involved than the last, but it is well worth the effort.

If you want a chance to use the grill, but do not want to spend all day working at it, then this is the recipe for you. Making this juicy chicken will give you a chance to get a little grill time, but most of the cooking takes place in the oven.

With this recipe you get all the taste of barbeque chicken without spending all your time and effort preparing it.

Once the chicken is done, you will be left with such a delicious meal that you are going to wish you made more.

Find the recipe here.

3. Crockpot Barbecue Chicken Quinoa

3Are you looking for more than straight chicken? Do you want a whole recipe in one go? We have covered that too.

You can add some extra flavor and excitement to your meal with this flavor-packed chicken quinoa recipe. This one is another super-simple crockpot barbecue chicken recipe, so you will not have to waste too much time and you will still end up with a dinner that tastes like you have been working on it all day.

The quinoa, corn, peppers, and cheese in this recipe make the final dish pretty hearty, so you can serve this straight from the pot without having to do the extra work of preparing a side.

Find the recipe here.

4. BBQ Shredded Chicken

4Let’s face it… BBQ pulled chicken is one of the most delicious things in the world. Whoever invented it is kind of our hero.

Who does not love tender, shredded chicken that is popping with flavor? No one. That is why we are including this fantastic recipe. It is a simple recipe that can be done in the oven or the slow cooker based on your preference.

Once your chicken is finished cooking, it is so tender and tasty that you will be licking your plate clean.

It can be served on its own or as a sandwich. Either way, it is going to inspire you and whomever you are eating with to pull out your stretchy pants and dig in.

Find the recipe here.

5. Melt in Your Mouth Barbecue Ribs

5You do not need a barbecue to make incredible BBQ ribs. All you need is this BBQ ribs recipe.

The spices and sugar that the recipe calls for come together and combine with your favorite barbecue sauce to create an unforgettable dish.

Whether you make this ribs recipe for yourself, your family, or someone else, whoever eats it will likely be begging you for the recipe while they go back for more (and more and more).

Find the recipe here.

6. Best-Ever Barbecued Ribs

6You know how some recipes are so amazing that they immediately become family traditions that get passed down from one generation to the next?

This is that kind of recipe. We would not be surprised if this ribs recipe becomes your go to. We know everyone will be asking you to share it. Whether you decide to keep it to yourself or share the recipe with whoever asks is your decision, but either way, we feel certain they will go crazy over these BBQ ribs.

Trust us when we say you will not regret deciding to give this amazing BBQ ribs recipe a try.

Find the recipe here.

7. The Best Barbecue Ribs You’ve Ever Tasted

7Whether you are hosting a massive party for a houseful of guests or cooking a small dinner for the immediate family, we do not hesitate when we say you have got to try these ribs.

Fair warning: this BBQ ribs recipe is a bit more involved than some of the others. It is definitely designed for those who are dedicated to producing an amazing meal and willing to work a little more at their dinner.

That being said, the end result if you follow this ribs recipe is so incredible that you will be glad you went for it. If you put the time in to make these ribs, you are bound to end up with some of the best ribs you have ever tasted.

Find the recipe here.

8. Bacon Explosion

8This one is for the hard-core meat lovers out there. It is for the food lovers that are always searching for a new culinary adventure. But what is it, exactly?

It is bacon wrapped in Italian sausage wrapped in more bacon. Then you take this giant meat roll and grill it. Once it is cooked through and dripping with juice, you slather it in BBQ sauce.

Next you cut it up and take a big bite of yum.

So what is the bacon explosion? That is simple…it is incredible.

For a unique recipe that will wow your barbecue guests, you should definitely try the bacon explosion.

Find the recipe here.

9. Pulled Pork Barbecue

9Everyone likes pulled pork, but for a pulled pork recipe everyone will love, you need the perfect recipe. The good news is that we already found it for you.

If you are a pulled pork fan, you are going to want to give this recipe a try. This BBQ pulled pork is so flavorful that you and whomever you serve it to will be fighting for seconds.

The recipe below also includes a recipe for coleslaw. Make both and then throw them both on a bun for an especially delicious meal that will go down in barbecue history.

Find the recipe here.

10. Chinese BBQ Pork

10We love the classics, but occasionally we like to try something new. For those of you who are searching for a unique take on the traditional BBQ pork, we believe we have found a great solution.

Intrigued? Check out this Chinese BBQ pork recipe. The recipe includes five-spice powder, Chinese rose wine, and maltose. These are all ingredients that are traditionally used in Chinese food and they add a one-of-a-kind flavor to your traditional BBQ pork.

Believe us; this amazing dish will wow your taste buds. Too add even more complexity to the meal, consider which part of the pork you want to use. You can use any part of the pork, but which part you use impacts whether you end up with a meaty or tender texture.

Find the recipe here.

11. Neely’s BBQ Sauce

11Of course, no BBQ meal is complete without the perfect homemade barbecue sauce. Store bought is often delicious, but it doesn’t hold a candle to sauce that you make with your own to hands.

Homemade sauce does not have any of the preservatives or unappealing ingredients we see on so many bottles. Plus, it has that secret ingredient all home-chefs rave about… love.

We have included a few BBQ sauce recipes in this list so that you can find the perfect one for your taste preferences. This one features a traditional recipe that we love.

Find the recipe here.

12. The Best Homemade BBQ Sauce

12While similar to a traditional homemade barbecue sauce, this recipe features a few secret ingredients that are sure to knock your socks off.

We do not want to spoil all the fun, so we will let you discover the details on your own, but the moral of the story is simple: you are going to love this barbecue sauce.

As if the unbeatable flavor was not enough, this sauce is also super easy to make. It takes less than half an hour, so there is no excuse not to buy it. Which means it is time for you to grab the ingredients and get cooking!

Find the recipe here.

13. Homemade Barbecue Sauce

13To make this homemade barbecue sauce, you don’t even have to leave the house.

How’s that? Simple. This homemade sauce is made with ingredients that you probably already have. Just breeze through your pantry and fridge and in no time you will be ready to cook.

With such a simple recipe that only takes ten minutes to make, it is hard to believe that the result is a perfect, mouthwatering, classic barbecue sauce.

Find the recipe here.

14. KC Classic Barbecue Sauce

14The classic Kansas City barbecue sauce is famous for it’s perfect balance of sweet, tangy, and hot. This homemade barbecue sauce captures that iconic flavor perfectly.

The recipe uses multiple ingredients for each flavor to add complexity to the taste. With sugar, honey, and molasses, you get that perfect sugary mmmm that will have every sweet tooth licking their lips.

Meanwhile the sweetness is balanced with a few tart ingredients and a touch of heat to create the ideal BBQ sauce.

Find the recipe here.

15. Top 10 Barbecue Sauce Recipes

15Have you tried all the above recipes? And you still have not found the perfect homemade barbecue sauce recipe? Have no fear. We are here to help.

Whatever your taste preferences are, we have a hard time believing you will not be able to find a recipe that works for you within this top ten list.

Once you find that perfect recipe, let us know which one is you end on in the comments at the end of this article. We are always eager to hear about people’s saucy experiences.

Find the recipes here.

16. Korean Barbequed Beef Short Ribs

16By now you have probably fallen in love with quite a few of these recipes, but we understand that some times you are craving something a little different.

Or maybe you want to serve a one-of-a-kind barbecue dish to your friends or family. Whatever your motivation, why not try out this Korean BBQ recipe?

The pear, soy sauce, and sesame oil add a distinct flavor that is guaranteed to impress anyone who bites into this delicious piece of beef.

Find the recipe here.

17. One-Pot BBQ Chicken and Bacon Pasta

17We know what you are thinking… a pasta dish with barbecue sauce? What kind of joke is this? That’s not a real BBQ chicken recipe!

Bear with us. We promise if you simply give this dish a try you will be pleasantly surprised. In fact, you will likely be thanking us for years to come for introducing you to this game-changing recipe.

Plus, it is super easy to make. All you have to do is throw the ingredients in one at a time and let them cook! It all goes into one pot and it all comes out delicious.

Find the recipe here.

18. Barbecue Beef Brisket: Texas Style

18Texas style BBQ brisket… is there really anything better? We do not think so.

This is the kind of dish you put on a table and watch as your dinner guests’ eyes pop with anticipation. Their mouths will instinctively start to water as you cut into this masterpiece.

Whether you eat a piece on its own, shred it, or serve it as a sandwich, this juicy and classic recipe will help you prepare the perfect brisket.

Find the recipe here.

19. CPK’s BBQ Chicken Pizza

19Who does not love California Pizza Kitchen (CPK)? Their unique pizza toppings always make for a delicious meal.

But you know what is even better than a barbecue chicken pizza at CPK? Making one in the comfort of your own home.

You can have the best of both worlds with this delicious BBQ pizza recipe.

Find the recipe here.

20. 30-Minute Barbecue Chicken Pizza

20So the CPK barbecue chicken pizza was not for you? Looking for a similar idea but with a few minor (but distinct) tweaks? Well you need not give up on the dream of enjoying a fantastic meal.

This 30-minute recipe is beyond easy and in no time you will be pulling the pizza of your dreams fresh out of the oven and digging in.

Find the recipe here.

21. Slow Cooker Honey Barbecue Chicken Sandwiches

21This BBQ chicken sandwich is for all the people out there that harbor a sweet tooth.

By using honey barbecue sauce on the chicken, you get an extra dash of sweetness in addition to the traditionally sweet BBQ sauce flavor.

We recommend cutting the sweet flavor by serving these chicken sandwiches with a heaping of coleslaw as well.

Find the recipe here.

22. Barbecue Smoker Recipes

22Still not satisfied? All the slow cooker and oven recipes don’t suite your needs? Are you searching for an easy and delicious barbecue smoker recipe instead?

Well have no fear; we have something for you as well. Check out these smoker recipes to find the dish that is exactly what you are looking for.

Find the recipes here.

23. More BBQ Recipes

23And if that does not do it… well we have even more BBQ recipes for you! This link is full of barbecue recipes and grilling tips that will satisfy all your BBQ needs.

Find the recipes here.

What’s better than homemade BBQ dishes?

Nothing. Nothing is better than fresh, delicious, juicy meat slathered in homemade BBQ sauce that strikes the perfect balance of sweet and tangy. But just because you want homemade barbeque food does not mean you have to make it.

At Sin City Trucks, we take barbecue seriously. We have been cooking up the best BBQ meals in town for four years and we plan to do it for many more. So why sweat over the grill and hope it turns out well when you can trust the experts?

You can stop by our foodmobiles and grab yourself the best wings you will ever taste. Or you can book us for an event. Our 12-hour smoked pork will exceed your expectations and we have mastered the brisket. In fact, some even call it the best brisket in the state.

So what are you waiting for? Come on over and try it for yourself.