6 pounds pork spareribs, cut into serving pieces
1 can frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed
3/4 cup your favorite homemade or bottled barbecue sauce
Place pork in 4 quart Dutch oven. Add enough water to cover pork. Heat to
boiling; reduce heat to low. Cover and simmer about 1 hour 30 minutes or
Remove pork to rectangular baking dish, 13x9x2 inches, or resealable plastic
storage bag. Mix lemonade concentrate and barbecue sauce. Pour over pork,
turn pork to coat with marinade. Cover dish or seal bag and refrigerate,
turning pork occasionally, at least 4 hours but no longer than 24 hours.
Heat coals or gas grill for direct heat. remove pork from marinade; reserve
marinade. Grill pork, meaty sides up, uncovered and 4 inches from medium
heat about 30 minutes, turning and brushing frequently with marinade, until
glazed and heated thoroughly. Discard any remaining marinade.
Honey Mustard Marinade
1/4 cup Dijon or Yellow mustard (Dijon preferred)
2 tablespoons olive or vegetable oil
2 tablespoons honey
1 clove garlic, finely chopped
Mix all ingredients in shallow glass or plastic dish or resealable plastic
food storage bag. Add about 2 1/2 pounds 1/2 inch thick pork chops, l pound
boneless chicken, about 3 1/2 pounds bone-in chicken or about 1 pound seafood;
turn to coat with marinade. Cover dish or seal bag and refrigerate at least
30 minutes but no longer than 24 hours.
Remove meat from marinade; reserve marinade. Grill meat as desired, brushing
occasionally with marinade. Discard any remaining marinade.
Makes about 1/2 cup marinade.
1 cup ketchup
1 cup chili sauce
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
2 tablespoons cider vinegar
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 tablespoon liquid smoke
Heat all ingredients to boiling in 2 quart saucepan; reduce heat.
Simmer uncovered 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Serve warm sauce with
grilled chicken, pork or beef.
2 cups sauce
1 teaspoon black pepper
1/2 teaspoon white pepper
1/2 teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne)
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon cround cumin
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
Mix all ingredients except oil. Brush oil on both sides of 1 pound chicken,
pork or beef. Rub with seasoning mix.
Grill meat as desired. Almost 1 tablespoon rub.
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4 medium potatoes, cut into 1 inch chunks
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons butter or margarine
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese (4 oz)
2 tablespoons bacon bits or bac-Os
2 medium green onions sliced (2 tablespoons or to taste)
Heat coals or gas grill for direct heat. Place potatoes on 30x18 inch piece
of heavy-duty aluminum foil. Sprinkle with salt. Dot with butter. Sprinkle
with cheese and bacon chips.
Wrap foil securely around potatoes; pierce top of foil once or twice with
fork to vent steam. Cover and grill foil packet, seam side up, 4 to 6 inches
from medium heat 45 to 60 minutes or until potatoes are tender. Sprinkle
** Use Swiss cheese instead of the cheddar cheese
** Instead of the bacon chips, you can use chopped red bell pepper.
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White Bean -Tomato Salsa
1 tablespoon olice or vegetable oil
1 teaspoon red wine vinegar
1/8 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon coarse ground black pepper
1 medium tomato chopped
1/4 cup sliced green onions
1 (15 1/2 oz) can great northern beans, drained and rinsed
In medium bowl combine oil, vinegar, salt and pepper; blend well. Add tomato,
onions and beans; stir gently until well mixed.
2 1/2 cups fresh baby carrots
2 tablespoons brown sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ginger
1/4 teaspoon dry mustard
1/4 teaspoon carraway seed, if desired
1 tablespoon butter, cut into small pieces
1 teaspoon chopped fresh dill, if desired
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Heat grill. Place carrots in medium microwave-safe casserole; cover. Microwave
on HIGH for 4 minutes. Drain.
Cut 18x12 inch sheet of heavy-duty foil. Place carrots in center of foil.
Sprinklewith all remaining ingredients except butter and dill.
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you be looking for a special or "forgotten" recipe, please let me know and
I will join the search with you.
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