You heard it here first: This is the summer that “Fire Pit and Chill” becomes a thing. If you don’t have a fire pit, we suggest you get one — and then get cooking! It’s the easiest and most fun way to escape without leaving your home.
As a rule, anything you can cook on the grill you can also cook on a fire pit — as along as you’ve got a grill grate. More often than not I find my own fire pit gets lit late in the evening without any forethought, meaning anything I’m going to cook on it needs to be tasty, easy, and short on ingredients. Here are the 23 recipes I lean on for easy entertaining meals from the fire pit.