Tag Archives: Grilling

Perfect Grilled Corn

I don’t know about you but I love corn.  My favorite is the bi-colored variety!  When I went into Whole Foods this last week they had corn as the feature item of the week.  I couldn’t resist and picked up a few ears. I always found grilling corn a little daunting when it is so […]

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Grilled Paella

This has to be one of my favorites dishes to serve to guests.  It has a lot of steps, but all the time is in the prep work, and you can do it before you plan on cooking and before the guests arrive.  That way when its time to cook, all you have to do […]

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Grilled Tri-Tip Roast with Sicilian Herb Sauce

This herb sauce can be made the day ahead.  Cover and refrigerate, bring to room temperature before you will be serving. 3 tablespoon fresh thyme leaves 2 garlic cloves, peeled 1 1/2 teaspoons dried oregano 1 teaspoon kosher salt 2 tablespoon lemon juice 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil 2-3 pound tri-tip beef roast 3 cups […]

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Tequila & Lime Fish Tacos

It seems like Fish Tacos are on most restaurants menus now a days.  I really haven’t had one that was bad, but have had a lot that were lacking in flavor.  This is a simple dish to make and is packed with tons of flavor, thanks to the tequila and lime!  No worm added. 🙂 […]

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Happy Father’s Day!

I hope all you Father’s out there have a wonderful Day! I will be grilling up some protein for my hubby!  He likes good grilled food.  My kind of man!  He choose to have ribs on his day.  I will be placing the ribs on a broiling pan, with the bottom of the pan filled […]

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Grilled Buffalo-Barbecue Shrimp with Blue Cheese Dip

This is one of my favorite easy, healthy (going light on the dip) recipes.  I just love the buffalo flavor on the shrimp!  A great dish to serve on Sunday watching the game or on a weeknight when you just don’t have a lot of time to throw together dinner!   This with a side […]

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Grilled Eggplant with Mozzarella

 When you serve it to them don’t tell them it was this easy!  It will be our little secret!! 🙂 1 Eggplant, thinly sliced lengthwise 1 Fresh Campana Mozzarella Ball 1 cup of Marinara Sauce Basil Leaves Salt & Pepper Olive oil Preheat Grill to medium-high heat. Place Eggplant slices on plate lined with paper […]

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My Trick to Really Moist BBQ Chicken

I love BBQ Chicken, but the chicken can end up as tough as jerky. My trick to ensure I get really moist BBQ is to pre-cook the chicken breasts on a broiling pan.  I place the chicken on the top rack and fill the bottom pan with water.  I season chicken with salt and pepper. […]

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Grilled Asparagus & Onion with Balsamic & Blue Cheese

This tastes so good you won’t believe it is good for you!  The figs, sweet onion and blue cheese, OH-MY! I always serve this with a steak or a chop, you definitely need something big & bold to accompany something so sweet & savory! 1 pound of asparagus, trimmed 1 medium sweet yellow onion, trimmed […]

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Guest Blogger Today

My son who is in college wanted to be a guest blogger, representing a few recipes that the college folks could use.  You know the ones who are working with limited resources and a closet size kitchen.  Not like Mom’s kitchen. 🙂 Needless to say I was over the moon that he wanted to participate. […]

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