We’re not sure about you, but warm and sunny weather gets us so excited to spend long days outdoors. So make sure you get your BBQ and range hood ready so you can try out some of our favourite recipes that are perfect for outdoor entertaining this summer. 

Grilled Corn Cobs with Spiced Mayo

Nothing says summer quite like a plate of classic BBQ’d corn. This recipe is one of our staples because it’s so easy to make and tastes delicious.

What you need:

  • 4 Corn cobs with husks
  • 2 Limes 
  • 1 Cup whole egg mayo 
  • 1 Tsp ground cayenne pepper (or chili powder) add more if desired
  • Parmesan cheese 
  • ½ Cup coriander, chopped
  • Sea salt and fresh ground black pepper

For the cooking instructions, check out the entire recipe here.

Smashed Burgers

What is a BBQ summer party without burgers? This classic dish is easy to make and tastes so good! Don’t forget the sauce – that’s our secret ingredient.

What you need:

  • 500g Lean or Regular Beef Mince
  • 5 buns Hamburger, round sesame rolls or brioche
  • Salt to taste


  • ½ cup
  • Garlic aioli
  • 1 tbsp American mustard 
  • 1 tbsp Tomato ketchup
  • ½ tsp Sugar or granulated sweetener
  • 1 tbsp Pickled cucumber juice
  • 1½ tbsp Pickles finely chopped


  • 5 leaves Cos or iceberg lettuce 
  • 2 Tomatoes (sliced medium thickness)
  • 5 Pickled cucumbers (each sliced into 3 long ways)
  • 1 large Brown onion (sliced medium thickness)
  • 5 slices Tasty cheese 
  • As desired: Ketchup & American mustard

Check out the method here.

Apple Cake

We guarantee that this cake will be a crowd favourite. Our favourite part is that you don’t have to cook the apples beforehand, which cuts out a bit of time. And let’s not forget how the chewy biscuit crust likens itself to an apple crumble. It’s incredibly delicious – we’re sure you’ll agree.

What you need:

  • 2 cups Self-raising flour 
  • ¾ tbsp Salt
  • 1.5 tbsp Ground cinnamon 
  • 1 cup Canola oil
  • 1+¼ cup Sugar and some extra to sprinkle on top
  • 2 large Eggs (beaten)
  • 2 cups Chopped & peeled sweet apple (approx. 6 medium sized apples)
  • 1.5 tsp Vanilla extract 
  • ½ cup Flaked almonds
  • Oil spray and baking paper 
  • 20cm cast iron frypan

And to make it, follow the full method here.

Level up your Outdoor BBQ Experience with Excelsior!

Excelsior products, incorporating Excelair and Excelsior product ranges, have been in the Australian market since 2014. Our products such as tower fans, portable air conditioners, outdoor heaters, and BBQs and Rangehoods are designed to enhance our customer’s lives whether inside their homes or backyard.