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Grilled Kielbasa Foil Packets

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Let’s learn how to grill kielbasa! These grilled kielbasa foil packets take just a few minutes to prep and 5 basic ingredients. After 20 minutes, you’ll be left with a flavorful packet of tender potatoes, flavorful green beans, and grilled Polish sausage. I’ll show you how to make the foil packets, and how easy and delicious it is to cook kielbasa on the grill.

If you love the convenience and clean-up of grilled foil packets are your thing, be sure to try my grilled tilapia foil packets.

Plate with grilled kielbasa and potatoes

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes

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What You’ll Love about Grilled Polish Sausage

  • The whole meal cooks together! All you need to do is prep and grill.
  • Easy to prep.
  • Satisfying + flavorful
  • Has protein, vegetables, carbs, and fat

Grilled Kielbasa Ingredients

You’ll need just 5 ingredients to make these kielbasa packets:

  • Green beans
  • Baby red potatoes – Any potatoes will work, you just need them to be small enough so that they cook in 20-30 minutes
  • Smoked kielbasa – Use a high-quality kielbasa for best results. I like Boar’s Head brand if you can find it.
  • Butter – You could also use a drizzle of olive oil, but I prefer the flavor of butter.
  • Old Bay Seasoning
Ingredients to make grilled Polish sausage

How to Grill Kielbasa

Ok, let’s get to cooking kielbasa on the grill!

  • Prep ingredients. Cut potatoes, slice kielbasa, and cut foil into 12-14″ pieces.
  • Assemble kielbasa packets. Lay out foil and divide potatoes and green beans in the center of foil. Dot with butter and sprinkle with Old Bay Seasoning (1/2 teaspoon per packet). Top with kielbasa.
Foil packet with kielbasa and potatoes
  • Grill kielbasa. Grill packets on a preheated grill for 20-30 minutes, or until potatoes are tender.

TIP: Open foil packets after cooking, even if you don’t eat them right away or they will continue cooking.

BBQ Kielbasa FAQs

Can you grill kielbasa?

Yes, you can grill kielbasa and it’s delicious and easy-to-do with no clean up required.

How long to grill kielbasa sausage?

Smoked kielbasa is already cooked, so we’re really just heating it. In this particular recipe the foil packets will cook for about 20 minutes.

What to serve with grilled kielbasa?

This kielbasa foil packet meal has every component you need, so you don’t really need to serve it with anything!

If you’d like to stretch the meal and serve it with a side, serve it with napa cabbage slaw, everyday side salad, or extra haricot verts.

How to grill kielbasa in foil packets

How to Store Leftover Kielbasa and Potatoes on the Grill

Store leftover grilled Polish sausage and veggies in glass storage containers in the refrigerator for 2-3 days. Reheat in the microwave or a hot skillet until heated through.

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How to grill kielbasa in foil packets

Grilled Kielbasa Foil Packets

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Did you know you can grill kielbasa? These grilled kielbasa foil packets take just a few minutes to prep and 5 basic ingredients. 


  • 12 oz. green beans
  • 1 1/2 lbs. baby red potatoes 
  • 16 oz. smoked kielbasa
  • 4 Tbsp. butter
  • 2 tsp. Old Bay Seasoning 
  • aluminum foil 


  1. Prep ingredients: 
    Quarter or halve potatoes. 
    Slice kielbasa into 1” slices. 
    Preheat grill to medium high heat, 375 degrees F. 
    Cut foil into 12” squares. 

  2. Layout foil and top with potatoes and green beans and dot with butter and sprinkle with old bay seasoning

  3. Top with kielbasa sausage. Roll up foil and fold up the sides. 

  4. Grill for 15-25 minutes, until potatoes are tender.


  • If you can find Boar’s Head smoked kielbasa, I recommend it!

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  1. Gretchen

    Such an easy summer meal! Love that the whole meal is covered and that I don’t have to heat up the kitchen.