75 Best Desserts to Bring to a BBQ

These are THE 75 Best Desserts to Bring to a BBQ! Including: Banana Pie Poke Cake, Coca-Cola Chocolate Cake, Death by Chocolate Zucchini Bundt Cake, Frog Eye Salad, and more.

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75 Best Desserts To Bring To A Bbq

75 Best Desserts to Bring to a BBQ


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best dessert to bring to a BBQ?

When I'm heading to a BBQ or any type of potluck, Rice Krispie Treats are almost always my go-to recipe. They're quick and easy to whip up, the ingredients aren't expensive, and you can easily make a really big batch to feed a lot of people– and everyone likes them!

Plus, if you stick to my Perfect Rice Krispie Treats recipe, they are generally safe to to eat for a wide range of food sensitivities and allergies (replace the butter with coconut oil or any kind of nut butter to make them dairy free). 

Here are some fun RKT recipes:

What's a great last minute dessert for a BBQ or potluck?

Lucky for you, last minute is my specialty! I've already covered rice krispie treats, so here are a few more dessert recipes that are fabulous if you are in a pinch for time:

What should a guest bring to a BBQ?

If the host hasn't asked you to bring something specific, but you feel uncomfortable arriving empty-handed, try one of these Desserts & Sides ideas: