beats the good ol grill for a delicious summer meal. During
the summer, we spend many nights on our deck enjoying the wonderful
aroma of meats, vegetables and even fruits grilling to perfection.
Grilled foods provides a great, usually low-fat alternative to
cooking indoors over a hot stove.
is an excellent way to prepare smaller cuts of meat. Usually it
involves cooking the meat over high, direct heat. It is perfect
for chicken pieces, pork chops, steaks, hamburgers & of course
hot dogs. Here are some helpful tips for your next grilling extravaganza:
remember to lightly oil a clean grill rack before grilling to
prevent your food from sticking.
you are using a gas grill, preheat the grill before adding your
meat or vegetables.
chicken, to assure your chicken is done and not charred, brown
over high heat for about 6 minutes per side, then turn off one
side of the grill and let the chicken continue to cook away
from the direct flame, periodically turning to assure even doneness.
cook marinates if planning on using them as a sauce after the
meat has been cooked.
grilling fruits, make sure you start with a clean grill rack
so that you dont have any cross contamination from meats.
month we have some wonderful grilling recipes for you to try.
They all are quite simple and fun to prepare. For something with
a little spice, try the Smokin
Hot Drumettes for a great appetizer. If you are in the mood
for a little grilled seafood, we are sure you will love the Spanish
Shrimp. or Grilled Salmon
with Peppercorn Sauce . For a wide variety of grilled foods,
perfect for a large gathering of guests, try the Mixed
Grill. If you are looking for something on the lighter side,
we have two delicious salads that you must try - Grilled
Pork & Apricot Salad& Grilled
Pear Salad with Parmesan Cheese. All of these recipes are
absolutely delicious and we are sure you and your family will
truly enjoy them.