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I do believe that Prosciutto Wrapped Pork Medallions are better than steak!! As a disclaimer, I am not a steak fan; but so many people believe that steak is for special occasions. When I first had these at Carrabba’s Italian Grill, I told my husband these are better than any steak I have ever had! …

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I hope you enjoyed the last few postings about our day-adventure at Buffalo’s waterfront enjoying the Tall Ship that came into town. Today, I am sharing a delicious recipe for a wood-grilled Chicken topped with goat cheese and a wonderful lemon-butter sauce! This wood-grilled chicken is packed with a lot of different flavors making a …

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This is an easy dessert that you can prepare ahead of time including coring the apples and splashing them with lemon juice to keep them from browning. Just before grilling assemble your apples, wrap in non-stick aluminum foil and grill for about 20-minutes. It is like having an apple pie without the crust. The raisins …

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This is a fabulous dish that we were inspired by Carrabbas. Wood grilled food is delish and you can make it on your gas grill. How much of the ingredients you place on the flatbread is dependent upon how you are going to serve it. I made this as a lunch so I was more …

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Wood-grilled food is just excellent and so easy to make at home without investing in a lot of expensive equipment, time to soak wood chips, or even start the charcoal grill. It is possible to wood-grill your food on your gas grill. We have a gas grill and a charcoal grill but we do not …

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There is nothing like grilling in the summer months! The aroma from a BBQ is like no other! Of course we do not always have time for a slow-cooked BBQ but that does not mean we cannot enjoy grilling when we are short on time. For this recipe you could marinade the chicken while you …

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Originally posted on Realistic Cooking Ideas:
Grilled Chicken Skewers with Aleppo Pepper served with Asparagus with Aleppo Pepper! During my research on how to cook with Aleppo Pepper, I came across numerous Turkish recipes for chicken kebabs. Each one was different with its selection of spices and many did not include Aleppo pepper. The common…

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