The Healthy Grill: Fruits and Veggies

August 24, 2011

Fire up your grill this summer and start toasting and roasting everything from apples to asparagus.

AsparagusPeppersVidalia OnionsPattypan SquashApplesCornMango
Asparagus wrapped in tender prosciutto is a perfect and pretty side for any cookout table spread. Recipe: Prosciutto-Wrapped Asparagus Bundles
Red peppers are a grilling favorite—throw shrimp in the mix for an instant main course. Recipe: Grilled Shrimp and Bell Peppers
Forget deep frying! Onion "rings" are delicious and spicy right off the grill top. Recipe Grilled Spice-Rubbed Vidalia Onions
Short and stout pattypan squash is great on the grill, but even better when seasoned with garlic and black pepper. Recipe Garlicky Grilled Pattypan Squash
Grilling apples brings out natural sweetness. Top with melted Parmigiano-Reggiano for a unique, low-fat side dish. Recipe Grilled Apples with Parmesan Cheese and Honey
Grilled sweet corn gets a spicy kick from jalapeno and cumin. Recipe Fire-Roasted Corn Salsa
Mango caramelizes beautifully on the grill; honey mint dressing adds an extra dose of sweetness. Recipe: Honey Grilled Fruit with Lime Mint Vinaigrette
Asparagus wrapped in tender prosciutto is a perfect and pretty side for any cookout table spread. 


Recipe:  Prosciutto-Wrapped Asparagus BundlesRed peppers are a grilling favorite—throw shrimp in the mix for an instant main course.


Recipe:  Grilled Shrimp and Bell PeppersForget deep frying! Onion "rings" are delicious and spicy right off the grill top.


Recipe
 Grilled Spice-Rubbed Vidalia OnionsShort and stout pattypan squash is great on the grill, but even better when seasoned with garlic and black pepper.


Recipe
 Garlicky Grilled Pattypan SquashGrilling apples brings out natural sweetness. Top with melted Parmigiano-Reggiano for a unique, low-fat side dish.


Recipe
 Grilled Apples with Parmesan Cheese and HoneyGrilled sweet corn gets a spicy kick from jalapeno and cumin.


Recipe
 Fire-Roasted Corn SalsaMango caramelizes beautifully on the grill; honey mint dressing adds an extra dose of sweetness. 


Recipe:  Honey Grilled Fruit with Lime Mint Vinaigrette
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