START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

5 Marinades for Grilled Vegetables

  • 1 of 2
5 Marinades for Grilled Vegetables

Who says non-meat eaters can’t have any fun with a grill? The culture of barbecue may be obsessively carne-centric, but I’ve known many a vegetarian who can perform magic with hot coals, some sauce and a squash. I’ve thrown together plenty of vegetable marinades in my day, here are a few of my favorites. The chemistry is simple–mix the marinade up and let your vegetables marinate in a shallow dish from between 30 minutes to an hour before grilling. For larger quantities, double the ingredients.

Spicy Orange & Cilantro
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 tablespoon orange juice
1 tablespoon orange marmalade
1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro
1 teaspoon red pepper flakes

Asian
2 tablespoons light soy sauce
2 tablespoons seasoned rice wine vinegar
2 teaspoons minced fresh ginger
1 teaspoon sesame oil

  • 1 of 2

Read more: 4th of July, All recipes, Basics, Diet & Nutrition, Food, Side Dishes, Vegan, ,

have you shared this story yet?

go ahead, give it a little love

Melissa Breyer

Melissa Breyer is a writer and editor with a background in sustainable living, specializing in food, science and design. She is the co-author of True Food (National Geographic) and has edited and written for regional and international books and periodicals, including The New York Times Magazine. Melissa lives in Brooklyn, NY.

262 comments

+ add your own
8:33AM PDT on Mar 28, 2014

Really nice recipes, thanks!

8:58PM PDT on May 19, 2013

Mmm! Thank you for sharing.

7:03AM PST on Dec 28, 2012

Thank you for sharing.

7:56AM PDT on Sep 23, 2012

yumE

3:46PM PDT on Aug 26, 2012

YUMMY!!! I saved these recipes!! thankyou for posting!!!

10:41AM PDT on Aug 26, 2012

Thanks

7:06PM PDT on Jun 20, 2012

Thanx

1:03PM PDT on May 30, 2012

the last 2 sound fantastic! I love maple!!!

6:36PM PDT on May 6, 2012

They all sound delicious and Melissa thank you for sharing them.

7:14AM PST on Mar 1, 2012

Yummy!

add your comment



Disclaimer: The views expressed above are solely those of the author and may not reflect those of
Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

people are talking

Of course the first rule of summer watermelon is that you have to smash it

Hey, I had dibs on the window seat! MOM!!!

Thank you for this article, I hope people think long and hard about what they put in their bodies. H…

Story idea? Want to blog? Contact the editors!



Select names from your address book   |   Help
   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.