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Traeger Recipes

Pellet Grill Recipes

My easy Traeger Recipes are going to have your firing that grill up and smoking alllllll week long. You’re going to love your wood-pellet grill even more than you already do, and if you don’t have one you are really going to want one soon!

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Traeger Recipes

If you would like to jump right into some of the greatest hits, here’s a handy list for you to peruse. For a list of my favorites, with pictures, see our Traeger Recipes page! Otherwise, just keep scrolling for all of the smoked deliciousness below.

New to Pellet Grills?

Make sure to check out my ULTIMATE Starter Guide to Pellet Grilling!

What is a Traeger Grill?

A Traeger is a brand of pellet grill that allows you to smoke, grill, and bake on it in a super user-friendly way. It is like smoking, simplified.

Why Traeger?

We bought our Traeger at Costco, but they are available all over the place, including on Amazon. Traegers are easy, have amazing customer service, and have been super consistent and easy to use even for a beginner smoker. Click below to get your own!

Tips For Starting Out With Traeger Grills

  • Buy a bigger grill than you think you’ll need. Especially if you feed large groups.
  • Join one of the many Traeger Facebook groups! You’ll have access to lots of Traeger fans who have been using these machines for years and years. Their advice is amazing!
  • Don’t be afraid to experiment. Nothing is set in stone. Play a little and have fun with your cooking!
  • BOOKMARK THIS PAGE. All of the new Traeger recipes and articles will appear here as they are published!

What Traeger Recipe Should I Make FIRST?

Traeger enthusiasts and Traeger themselves will recommend roasting a whole chicken first, and we do too. You can find our post about that here on the Traeger Grilled Chicken page.

If a whole chicken isn’t your thing, make this Grilled Buffalo Chicken. You won’t regret it!

If you want to see my Complete Guide to Getting Started Pellet Grilling, clicky the linky!


Grill and Chill Shrimp Cocktail

Shrimp cocktail gets a makeover on this easy, savory, grill and chill shrimp cocktail recipe!  Grilled Shrimp Cocktail Recipe We made this easy shrimp cocktail on our pellet grill, but any type of grill would work here. I prefer my pellet grills because I think wood fire does magical things to seafood, and shrimp especially, …

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Traeger Eggnog Cheesecake Recipe

Homemade Traeger Eggnog Cheesecake is a no-fuss all-flavor seasonal dessert that is simple, classic, and would be a star on any dessert table. Traeger Eggnog Cheesecake Recipe Every holiday table needs a good cheesecake, and eggnog is a perfect flavor to highlight during the fall holidays. Even if you don’t particularly *like* eggnog, it fits …

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