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27 Easy Asian BBQ Recipes to Fire Up Your Summer Grilling

These amazing Asian BBQ recipes are perfect for your summer grilling!

Whether you’re looking for a unique twist on traditional favorites or something to tantalize your taste buds with exotic flavors, you’re sure to find something mouth-watering in this collection.

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From spicy marinades to flavorful sauces and sides, get ready to fire up the grill and give your summer barbecue a delicious Asian-inspired makeover!

1. Crispy Korean BBQ Chicken Wings

If you’re looking for something to add some sweetness and spice to your summer BBQ spread, then these crispy Korean BBQ wings are just the thing!

Packed with flavor from a combination of Korean red chili pepper paste, soy sauce, sesame oil, garlic, ginger and more, these wings will definitely be a hit at any gathering.

Not only do they taste amazing but they are also so easy to make – perfect for entertaining.

So be sure to grab these ingredients and make this tasty dish!

2. BBQ Thai Garlic Peel-and-Eat Shrimp

Shrimp has a way of becoming a delicious dish no matter how its cooked.

This BBQ Thai garlic peel-and-eat shrimp is sure to become a popular addition to your weeknight dinner routine!

A simple marinade of garlic, fish sauce, lime juice, oyster sauce, soy sauce, and brown sugar gives the shrimp their classic flavor profile.

All you need to do next is grill them in their shells and serve!

This dish can be ready in only 20 minutes—talk about fast and easy.

3. Chinese BBQ Pork

Don’t settle for the same flavors of your everyday dinner when you can try your hand at this delicious Chinese BBQ pork recipe!

The unique and flavorful combination of honey, brown sugar, Hoisin sauce, 5-spice powder, red food color, vegetable oil, sherry or sake, tomato paste and soy sauce results in a mouthwatering appetizer or main course.

It’s sure to be a hit with your family and friends!

4. Korean Gochujang Sticky Chicken Wings (Instant Pot)

Even if you don’t usually like things with a kick, these Korean Gochujang Sticky Chicken Wings will have you hooked!

These wings are balanced with a hint of sweetness and a whole lot of flavor.

Plus, they cook up so quickly in the Instant Pot – it’s almost too easy!

The combination of gochujang (red chili paste), soy sauce, honey, sesame oil, garlic, and ginger all come together to create an irresistible sticky coating that will have your friends asking for the recipe.

Sprinkle on some minced green onions and white sesame seeds and dinner is served!

5. Korean BBQ Chicken

If you don’t mind getting a bit messy, this Korean BBQ Chicken is the perfect dish to serve at your next dinner party.

The chicken is marinated in a flavorful combination of sesame oil, soy sauce, corn syrup, shallots, ginger, garlic, and Korean red chile flakes for a unique flavor that just can’t be beat.

Serve with the accompanying scallions, long red chiles, sesame seeds and lettuce leaves – plus plenty of rice and Ssamjang sauce for drizzling – for an unforgettable meal!

6. Asian BBQ Roasted Cauliflower

Cauliflower is so much more than a boring side dish when you make this Asian BBQ Roasted Cauliflower.

It’s coated in a sticky-sweet glaze and roasted to perfection, then topped with cilantro, peanuts, and a secret ingredient – tom yum paste – for extra flavor.

This simple yet flavorful dish will have everyone ditching the regular sides and reaching for the cauliflower!

So grab your ketchup, honey, soy sauce, and red chili sauce and turn up the flavor on your veggie side dishes.

7. Korean BBQ Pork

Can you believe that this amazing dish only takes 30 minutes to make?!

Not only is it ready in a flash, but the combination of sweet and savory flavours that come together to create a delicious Korean BBQ Pork delight will have you coming back for more.

It’s one of those dishes that is perfect for your summer dinner recipes.

All you need are some basic ingredients like pork, garlic, ginger, soy sauce, and gochujang red pepper paste to create a meal that can easily be elevated with just a sprinkle of sesame seeds and green onions!

8. Asian BBQ Marinade for chicken and pork

When you mix Asian flavors like soy sauce, ketchup, brown sugar, lemon juice, oyster sauce, garlic paste, and ginger paste, you’ll get an unforgettable marinade that will make your chicken or pork pop with flavor.

The combination of sweet and spicy paired with a tenderizing marinade helps create the most crisped edges on the meat – perfect for grilling!

If you’re looking for a way to elevate your BBQ night – this is it!

Plus, all the ingredients are easy to find at your local grocery store.

9. Char Siu Chinese BBQ Pork (叉燒)

When nothing else hits the spot, try this recipe for Char Siu Chinese BBQ Pork!

This traditional meal is sure to transport your taste buds straight back to Chinatown.

Tender pork marinated in five-spice powder, hoisin sauce, soy sauce, honey, and brown sugar is skewered onto long forks and roasted to perfection.

All it takes is 40 minutes of roasting in your oven or over an open flame to enjoy the flavors of tradition – without ever leaving the house!

10. Asian BBQ Sauce

It’s always nice to have a delicious and versatile BBQ sauce on hand, and this Asian twist is sure to be a welcome addition!

The combination of water and brown sugar are simmered with hoisin sauce, ketchup, sherry garlic, ginger and soy sauce to create a unique yet classic flavor.

Not only great for marinating meats and vegetables, this Asian BBQ Sauce is also perfect for dipping or just adding a hint of flavor to any dish.

With minimal ingredients you’ll have a tasty sauce that will make any meal extra special!

11. Korean Kalbi BBQ Short Ribs

When you combine the sweetness of pears and brown sugar with the umami flavors of soy sauce, sesame oil, and garlic, you get a delicious marinade for Korean Kalbi BBQ short ribs that will make everyone in your household happy.

All you have to do is let it sit overnight to really get that extra boost of flavor.

Then cook to perfection on the grill or in the oven – either way will yield tender and juicy short ribs!

And don’t forget the green onions as a garnish for a final touch.

12. Thai Gai Yang Chicken

Just when you thought chicken couldn’t get any better, Thai Gai Yang Chicken comes on the scene!

This traditional Asian recipe features boneless chicken thighs marinated in a spicy lemongrass marinade for an extra kick of flavor.

Serve this with some lime wedges, sesame seeds, sliced chile peppers, and cilantro leaves for an easy meal you’ll make time and time again.

13. Jeyuk Bokkeum (Spicy Pork Bulgogi)

Who can resist Jeyuk Bokkeum, also known as Spicy Korean Pork Bulgogi?

The flavor of the marinade is truly unique thanks to a blend of gochujang, gochugaru, and soy sauce mixed with a hint of sweetness from the sugar, honey, and grated apple.

It’s a great dish to make when you’re looking for something spicy and savory.

Serve it over white rice or stir-fried noodles for a weeknight dinner that your family will love!

14. Sweet, Spicy, Tangy Korean Ribs

I’m a total sucker for Asian ribs, and this sweet, spicy, tangy Korean rib recipe is no different.

  1. Marinate the pork spareribs overnight in a flavorful blend of garlic, ginger, soy sauce and sesame oil.
  2. Then oven braise the ribs until they are tender and fall-off-the-bone delicious.
  3. Finally, finish them on the grill for that perfect char.
  4. Serve with a sprinkle of toasted sesame seeds and a squeeze of lime for an Asian-style feast!

15. Asian BBQ Salmon And Brussels Sprouts

Salmon is one of my favorite go-to proteins, and this Asian BBQ salmon sheet pan dinner is perfect for busy weeknights.

Loaded with flavor from the BBQ sauce and coconut aminos, then paired with the nutritious Brussels sprouts, this all-in-one meal is sure to be a hit in your house!

Not to mention it’s ready in 30 minutes.

What’s not to love?

So grab your Butcher Box salmon and get ready for an easy and delicious dinner tonight!


Never miss out on a dish of delicious bulgogi again!

This Korean BBQ beef recipe is easy to make and requires minimal ingredients.

Marinated in a mixture of ginger, garlic, soy sauce, and gochujang, the beef is bursting with flavor.

Plus, it’s ready in only 3 hours.

Serve over steamed rice with some kimchi for a meal that the entire family can enjoy!

17. Korean BBQ Sauce

I can think of so many meals that would be taken to the next level with this easy-to-make Korean BBQ sauce!

It’s sweet, it’s spicy, and it has just the right amount of saltiness.

You can use it as a marinade or glaze for chicken, steak and stir fry, or even throw it in meatballs.

With only 15 minutes of prep time required, you’ll have a delicious Asian-style sauce ready in no time!

18. Sheet Pan Asian BBQ Salmon

Grab your sheet pan and get ready for a easy and delicious Asian-style meal!

This Sheet Pan Asian BBQ Salmon is packed with flavor, making it the perfect weeknight dinner.

All you need to do is season your salmon filet with soy sauce, sesame oil, garlic, and ginger paste.

Then, top it off with some spicy BBQ sauce and bake in the oven for 15 minutes and voila!

To give it a nice kick of color and crunch, don’t forget to top it off with some sliced scallions and sesame seeds.

Dig in and enjoy!


You won’t look at grilling the same way after trying your hand at these Korean Chicken Skewers!

Get ready for a flavorful punch that is slightly spicy and oh-so delicious.

And it’s so easy to throw together too – just marinate some chicken thighs in a combination of soy sauce, garlic, ginger, green onions, brown sugar, gochujang, rice vinegar and sesame oil.

Then throw the skewers on the grill and enjoy!

If you’re feeling extra adventurous, serve it with some grilled vegetables – your taste buds will thank you!

20. Homemade Korean BBQ Meatballs

Who can say no to easy, delicious, and homemade Korean BBQ meatballs?

This recipe is perfect for a weeknight dinner, as it comes together quickly and with only real food ingredients.

It’s also a great way to help your family stick to their clean eating goals.

All you have to do is whip up the from scratch sauce, combine the meatball ingredients, then bake them in the oven.

Serve them over rice or noodles and watch your family devour them!

21. Korean BBQ Burger

I love a big juicy burger, don’t you?

Then this delicious Korean BBQ Burger is just the thing for you!

For a unique twist, the ground beef is dipped in a flavorful and spicy Korean-style BBQ sauce and topped with a kimchi slaw.

All of this is served up on a buttery brioche-style bun.

Get ready to be blown away by these tasty burgers!

You won’t be able to get enough!

22. Korean BBQ Tacos with Quick Kimchi

If you’re up for a flavorful, crowd-pleasing meal, then you’ve got to try these Korean BBQ tacos!

They’re made with juicy pork shoulder, quick kimchi, Mexican shredded cheese, and a simple sauce.

The best part?

You can easily make them ahead of time for your next party or gathering.

With a spectacular balance of sweet and spicy flavors and some crunchy cabbage and green onions, your guests are sure to be impressed!

23. Japanese BBQ Sauce

Whatever you want to BBQ, it’s not complete without some delicious Japanese BBQ Sauce to top it off!

This condiment is made from a combination of soy sauce, mirin, sugar, tomato paste, fresh ginger and garlic, vinegar, scallions, salt and sesame oil.

Its salty-sweet flavor makes it the perfect partner for your next BBQ feast.

Serve this piquant sauce as a dip for proteins or vegetables, or use it as a marinade for all your favorite grilled dishes!

24. Asian Hawaiian BBQ Short Ribs

Just imagine these amazing Asian Hawaiian BBQ Short Ribs!

With only 50 minutes of cooking time, you can experience the tender and flavorful taste of short ribs with a delicious combination of Korean bbq sauce, ginger paste, soy sauce, and teriyaki sauce.

The juicy and perfectly spiced results are perfect for those summer days when you want to bring the flavor of the islands right to your backyard.

Serve these up with some green onions and garlic for an unforgettable grill experience.

25. Vegan BBQ Yakitori Skewers

Even if you’re vegan, you can still fire up the barbecue and make delicious skewers!

This vegan yakitori are the perfect thing to serve at a BBQ and they’re packed with flavor.

I’ve made them with mashed tofu and mushrooms, creating a texture that resembles chicken while being fully plant-based.

Then, they’re glazed in a flavorful tare sauce (teriyaki) and grilled until they’re perfectly cooked.

Serve these vegan BBQ yakitori skewers and get ready for your guests to be asking for seconds!

26. BBQ Pork Chow Mein

Treat yourself and your family to an American favorite with this easy BBQ pork chow mein recipe!

All you need are fresh egg noodles, soy sauce, lo mein sauce, BBQ pork, Chinese vegetables like Napa cabbage, and a few other ingredients.

Cook everything together to create a flavorful stir fry in just minutes.

For best results, top off with some extra soy sauce or lo mein sauce for that delicious Asian flavor!

27. Filipino BBQ Pork

If you want to amp up your grill game, then you must try this delicious Filipino BBQ Pork!

This traditional recipe is full of flavor and spice, thanks to a sweet and savory marinade made with ketchup, soy sauce, garlic, onion, sriracha, and even a bit of Coca-Cola.

The pork is grilled to perfection before being skewered and served.

Get ready for rave reviews from your friends and family!


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27 Best Asian BBQ Recipe Collection

Sure, burgers and hot dogs are summer grilling staples, but why not add some variety to your outdoor cooking repertoire? In this post, I'll share 27 delicious Asian BBQ recipes that will excite your taste buds and impress your friends and family. From Chinese-style pork skewers to Korean-style beef bulgogi, you'll find plenty of tasty and easy recipes to fire up your summer grilling.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Course Main Course, Side Dish
Cuisine Asian
Servings 4 people
Calories 556 kcal


  • Crispy Korean BBQ Chicken Wings
  • BBQ Thai Garlic Peel-and-Eat Shrimp
  • Chinese BBQ Pork
  • Korean Gochujang Sticky Chicken Wings (Instant Pot)
  • Korean BBQ Chicken
  • Asian BBQ Roasted Cauliflower
  • Korean BBQ Pork
  • Asian BBQ Marinade for chicken and pork
  • Char Siu Chinese BBQ Pork (叉燒)
  • Asian BBQ Sauce
  • Korean Kalbi BBQ Short Ribs
  • Thai Gai Yang Chicken
  • Jeyuk Bokkeum (Spicy Pork Bulgogi)
  • Sweet, Spicy, Tangy Korean Ribs
  • Asian BBQ Salmon And Brussels Sprouts
  • Korean BBQ Sauce
  • Sheet Pan Asian BBQ Salmon
  • Homemade Korean BBQ Meatballs
  • Korean BBQ Burger
  • Korean BBQ Tacos with Quick Kimchi
  • Japanese BBQ Sauce
  • Asian Hawaiian BBQ Short Ribs
  • Vegan BBQ Yakitori Skewers
  • BBQ Pork Chow Mein
  • Filipino BBQ Pork


  • Pick your favorite recipe from this collection.
  • Prepare all of the required ingredients.
  • Cook your meal in 30 minutes or less.
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Hi, I'm Benjamin. I love cooking, long walks, and my girlfriend! Here you’ll find simple and delicious recipes that you can make in 30 minutes or less.