10 Smokeless Indoor Grill Recipes All Year Round
Gone are the days when you had to wait for the perfect outdoor grilling weather to enjoy a juicy grilled burger or a perfectly cooked steak. With smokeless indoor grilling, you can enjoy delicious grilled meals all year round without the fuss.
We’ve compiled a list of 10 easy and savory smokeless indoor grill recipes to satisfy your cravings and elevate your indoor grilling game. So, dust off your indoor grill, put on your apron, and let’s get grilling!
1. Grilled Lamb Chops
Season lamb chops with garlic, rosemary, and salt before grilling for a savory and tender main dish that’s perfect for special occasions or a fancy dinner at home. Serve with a side of grilled veggies/grilled hot dogs or a light salad for a complete and satisfying meal.
2. Grilled Zucchini
Grilled zucchini is a delicious and healthy side dish that’s easy to make. Serve alongside your favorite grilled protein for a complete and satisfying meal.
3. Grilled Chicken Kabob
Grilled chicken kabobs are a classic that never goes out of style. Cut boneless chicken breasts into chunks, marinate in your favorite sauce, and skewer with your favorite veggies.
4. Grilled Moroccan Steak and Carrots
Grilled Moroccan steak and carrots is a delicious and flavorful dish that’s perfect for adding variety to your indoor grilling routine. Season your steak with a mixture of paprika, cumin, coriander, and cinnamon, and grill until cooked to your liking.
5. Grilled Carrots
Grilled carrots are a simple yet delicious side dish that’s perfect for adding some color to your grilled meals. Simply brush whole carrots with olive oil and season with salt and pepper before grilling until tender and slightly charred.
6. Grilled Salmon
Grilled salmon is a fantastic addition to any indoor grilling menu! You can also add a squeeze of lemon juice or a drizzle of honey for added flavor.
7. South American Grilled Steak with Chimichurri
South American grilled steak with chimichurri is a mouth-watering dish that’s bursting with flavor. Serve the steak with a generous spoonful of chimichurri on top and a side of grilled veggies for a delicious and authentic South American meal.
8. Easy Grilled Vegetables
Grilled vegetables are a must-have for any indoor grill recipe list! Serve as a side dish or toss with some pasta for a healthy and satisfying meal. Enjoy the delicious and easy-to-make grilled veggies!
9. Grilled Chicken with Lemony Roasted Broccoli
Grilled chicken with lemony roasted broccoli is a perfect combination for a healthy and flavorful meal. Serve the grilled chicken and roasted broccoli together for a well-rounded meal that’s packed with nutrients and flavor.
10. Grilled Butternut Squash
Grilled butternut squash is a delicious and healthy side dish that’s perfect for any occasion. The natural sweetness of the butternut squash pairs perfectly with savory grilled dishes.
Can I use any indoor grill for these recipes?
For the best results and minimal smoke, we recommend using a smokeless indoor grill with removable plates, such as the Ventray EL-GRILL Smokeless Electric Indoor Grill, Hamilton Beach Electric Indoor Searing Grill or the George Foreman Indoor/Outdoor Electric Grill, which offer versatile cooking surfaces like griddle plates or grill plates.
However, these recipes can also be adapted for use with most indoor grills, and can even be cooked on an outdoor grill if desired. Unlike open grill, indoor grill is designed to take up minimal counter space and often come equipped with temperature control options to help you achieve the perfect cook every time.
How do smokeless electric indoor grill work?
The electric heating elements used in electric grills allow the grill plate or cooking surface to heat up quickly and evenly, ensuring that your food is cooked to perfection without producing any smoke.
Some of the best indoor grills with grill plates or grates include the Cuisinart Griddler Deluxe or the Philips Smokeless Indoor Grill, both of which offer versatile cooking surfaces and are dishwasher safe for easy cleanup. Unlike open grills or contact grills, smokeless indoor grills allow for a less messy cooking experience and prevent smoke from filling your kitchen.
How do I clean my indoor grill after using it?
When it comes to cleaning your indoor grill, it’s important to follow the manufacturer’s specific guidelines for best results. That being said, most electric indoor grills like the Hamilton Beach grill or panini press can be easily cleaned with a damp cloth or sponge and mild soap.
Just be sure to unplug the grill and allow it to cool completely before cleaning.
Indulge in the flavors of summer regardless of the season with these 10 mouth-watering smokeless indoor grill recipes, making it easy to satisfy your cravings any time of year. It’s time to break out your indoor electric grill and treat yourself to some delicious and savory meals that are sure to please your taste buds.