Italian Grilled Eggplant Cakes

Italian Grilled Eggplant Cakes Recipe - Andrea Meyers

Some beautiful foods just aren’t pretty to look at, and these eggplant cakes fall into that category. They taste wonderful and take on a beautiful brown color, but on the plate it looks like fried mud and grass clippings. In spite of their unassuming looks, we enjoyed these little tidbits from Marcella Hazan’s tome Essentials… 

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Grilled Fish Tacos with Mango-Avocado Salsa

Grilled Fish Tacos with Mango-Avocado Salsa - Andrea Meyers

I wish I could come home after picking up the kids from school and have time to cook a nice meal. I long for a calm, zen-like cooking experience each day, but instead I find myself chasing after my sons who prefer to run amok, trying to keep them from raiding the refrigerator and the… 

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Grilled Pizzas & Piadinas Cookbook Give Away

Grilled Dessert Pizza with Ice Cream and Chocolate Syrup Recipe - Andrea Meyers

I know what you are thinking. You are thinking, “Andrea botched up this post because that is definitely not grilled pizza.” Guess what? It is grilled pizza enrobed in cinnamon sugar with French vanilla ice cream in the middle and chocolate sauce on top. How’s that for an insanely good dessert pizza? Yes, my hand… 

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Tequila Lime Chicken Fajitas and the Great Chicken Marinade Controversy

Tequila Lime Chicken Fajitas - Andrea Meyers

The big Asian grocery store not far from my house had a great lime sale—20 limes for $1.00—so I came home with a bag of 20 limes and plans to make several lime dishes. This weekend we grilled some of this tequila lime chicken, which has become a favorite for us. How long should you… 

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Experiment: Jamaican Jerk Chicken

Andrea Meyers - Jamaican Jerk Chicken

We both enjoy jerk chicken, but we’ve never made it, so with the summer grilling season upon us, it just seemed like a good time to give it a go. Boy, do we feel silly for not trying it before now! It’s really, really simple—you just marinate and grill. I used only one habanero instead… 

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Grilled Chicken with Lemon and Rosemary

Grilled Chicken Recipe with Lemon and Rosemary - Andrea Meyers

This grilled chicken is delicious! We have it every time we make our summer trek to the Meyers camp. It’s juicy, tender, and flavorful, and so easy to prepare, which makes it one of my favorite quick chicken dishes to whip out on a busy day. Serve it with some wild rice or rice pilaf… 

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