Don’t get us wrong – we love a good dry rub. But, sometimes we can be a little partial to a good marinade. They can bring out the natural flavors of your food or tenderize a cheaper cut of meat. Best of all, once you master the basic parts of the marinade, you can create endless variations. Learn the basics of the perfect vegetable and meat marinade and get ready to exercise a little culinary creativity!
Grilled peaches? Delicious. Mascarpone? Mouth-watering. Freshly made raspberry sauce? A sweet addition. Combine all three and you have a delectable summer dessert.
This galette dough recipe makes for a perfectly delicious flaky crust that your tastes buds will thank you for. It is a must try! Watch out for our easy and tangy fruit filling recipe!
Cooking on a wood plank is so simple and imparts a subtle flavor from the wood. It’s an often overlooked grilling technique that is worth giving a try. This grilled cedar plank shrimp recipe from the Gygi Grilling Gala is a great place to start.
There is something to be said about the simplicity of the bistro salad. Because many of the flavors of the spring mix are bold by themselves, this type of salad needs very little to dress it up.
This is one of our favorite hummus recipes. It’s a great way to make hummus if you don’t have tahini handy and is really quite simple to make. Hummus is a healthy alternative to other veggie dips and is easy to flavor with a few extra spices of your choice or some flavoring oils. Try it with this flatbread recipe and watch as it becomes an instant crowd pleaser.
A grilled peach salad is an easy and healthy suggestion when you’re looking for a last-minute dinner idea. Using fresh peaches keeps the salad light and fresh while the arugula’s bitter taste complements the sweetness of the peaches. With only 4 ingredients needed to make this simple salad, it will become your summer go-to meal.
Grilled vegetable kebabs are simply delightful. They naturally go well with summer and are a fun and tasty way to serve veggies. All you need are colorful veggies, bamboo skewers, and a grill. Also, don’t forget about grilled pineapple for a sweet summer treat. Get everything you need to know about easy summer kebabs here.