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Grilled Caesar Salad

Grilled Caesar Salad I can still remember the first time I had a grilled caesar salad.  It was at least 15 years ago at a little restaurant in my hometown that has long since closed down.  Since then, it’s become one of my all-time favorite salads and we’re so excited to share this recipe with…

Garlicky Grilled Shrimp Skewers

Garlicky Grilled Shrimp Skewers

THRILL OF THE GRILL | Episode 4 Garlicky Grilled Shrimp Skewers Confession.  Brent does most of the grilling around here…OK, he does all of it.  But this week, we had more places to be than hours in the day so I was flying solo on this garlicky grilled shrimp skewers recipe.  I remember times in…

Salsa Verde

Salsa Verde Recipe

Fresh Salsa Verde Salsa verde is a bright, fresh and tasty addition to many of our favorite meals and snacks.  It goes nicely, wherever you would think to use regular red salsa but also makes a great topper to grilled pork, huevos ranchos, or alongside your guacamole and nachos.  It’s full of fresh herbs and…

seven layer sweet potato salad

Seven Layer Sweet Potato Salad

SEVEN LAYER SWEET POTATO SALAD As I sit writing this blog post, we’re on the Ferry leaving Iles de la Madeleine where we’ve enjoyed a week of amazing food, bursting with flavor and fresh produce.  One of the things we noticed is that every single meal has come with fresh fruit, in-season produce, and fresh…

grilled broccoli with chili sauce

Grilled Broccoli with Chili Sauce

GRILLED BROCCOLI WITH CHILI SAUCE If I had to pick one way to eat vegetables for the rest of my life, it would be grilled.  I don’t know why, but the slight char of a perfectly grilled vegetable is just so damn delicious.  So, when the team at Kitchen Door Catering sent over this grilled…

Thai style grilled chicken

Thai Style Grilled Chicken (Gai Yang)

THE THRILL OF THE GRILL: EPISODE 2 Chicken thighs are one of our all-time favorite cuts of poultry (and meat in general).  They’re SO easy to work with, super versatile and delicious.  This Thai style grilled chicken recipe (as with all of the recipes in this series) was a first for us and we had…