The warm weather and long days mean it's time to dust off the grill and start sizzling up the good stuff. The grill can be used for more than main-course meats — get a party started by serving these killer grilled appetizers hot off the grill. Whether they're stuffed with rich cheeses or wrapped in savory bacon, these apps are bound to be crowd-pleasers.
Grilled Brie With Cherry-Thyme Relish
Grilled bread on grilled brie ? The only thing that makes this app even better is the addition of cherry relish.
Grilled Lemon-Garlic Zucchini
It can be tough getting your veggies in at a cookout, but now it's a cinch thanks to this grilled zucchini recipe .
Spicy Shrimp and Chorizo Kebabs
Whet the palates of your guests with supersavory shrimp and chorizo kebabs .
Everything-but-the-Kitchen-Sink Pasta Salad
Guests will gladly (albeit inadvertently) help you clear out your fridge with this everything-but-the-kitchen-sink pasta salad  featuring grilled veggies.
Get those veggies on the grill by making grilled pancetta-wrapped asparagus . Your guests will gladly gobble their veggies up and beg for seconds!
Grilled Parmesan Polenta Chips
Offer a new type of "chip" at the table with these ones made of polenta .
Stuffed with bacon, cream cheese, and jalapeño, these grilled jalapeño poppers  will rile up a crowd with their rich, spicy flavors.
It may be another story after the burgers and brauts, but at least you can start the party in a healthy direction with veggie kebabs .
Grilled Buffalo Shrimp
Chicken wings aren't the only thing that taste great slathered in buffalo sauce. Try out grilled buffalo shrimp , and watch the skewers disappear in no time.
Mexican Grilled Corn Avocado Toast
Why stop at grilled corn when you can top it on a generously slathered piece of avocado toast ?
Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp and Nectarines
Pretty much anything wrapped in bacon will be a crowd-pleaser, and these bacon-wrapped shrimp and nectarines  look and taste decadent, yet the recipe only contains those three ingredients!
A traditional Southern dish from Alabama, these Mobile-style grilled oysters  are stuffed with rich flavors from parmesan, garlic, lemon, and Tabasco.
Simple yet Summer appropriate, pancetta-wrapped peaches  offer a satisfying start to a Summer party with tangy, smoky, and sweet flavors.
Even those finicky about shellfish will gladly munch on grilled clams , which are filled with breadcrumbs, garlic, tomato, and pine nuts.
Precious bite-size apps that burst with spicy, salty flavor, bacon-wrapped jalapeños  have a secret cream-cheese surprise inside.
Originating in Argentina, provoleta, or grilled provolone cheese , can be served with charred bread and nduja , a spreadable salami.